contrast the different definitions of terrorism. Most definitions include the
use of violence to create fear. The Department of State focuses on sub-national
groups. The Department of Defense includes the threat of violence. The Federal
Bureau of Investigation notes that terrorism is illegal. The Department of Homeland
Security concentrates on critical infrastructure.
In a two to three
page paper (not including the cover page, abstract page and reference page),
compare and contrast these definitions; identifying the similarities and the
Your paper must be
formatted in accordance with APA guidelines.
You must use at a minimum, 2 additional references
beside our textbook.
Textbook: McEntire, D. A.
(2008). Introduction to Homeland Security with an Emergency Management
Perspective.Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons ISBN: 978-0470127520