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Professor Richard English FBA, MRIA, FRSE, FRHistS
The Senator George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice

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Professor Richard English argues that it is as important to ask ‘Does Terrorism Work?’ as to consider ‘why’ people mount terrorist attacks.

It seems hardly a day goes by without reports of a terrorist attack, which leaves questions of “why?” in its aftermath. But a political scholar, Prfessor Richard English says the more important question may be “Does Terrorism Work?”. Listen to the discussion on Wisconsin Public Radio: http://www.wpr.org/listen/1028731.

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