Explain ideologies and motivations of terrorist organizations

Explain ideologies and motivations of terrorist organizations

In this assignment, you are required to select 3 articles that describe, examine, or explain ideologies and motivations of terrorist organizations. You may select any article from a scholarly source, or you may select any of the articles provided in your Web resources for Phase 2.

Assignment Guidelines

Address the following in a total of 500–750 words:

In 100–150 words each, describe what each of the 3 articles is about. Then, summarize their findings.

In what ways (be specific) is the content from the 3 articles relevant to the following factors: (100–150 words)

Comprehension of the event

Potential for manageability

Level of internal meaningfulness

Sense of coherence

Explain which of the readings would be of the most use to you as a homeland security officer intervening in and monitoring a terrorist attack? Be specific and substantive in your thoughts, ideas, and conclusions. (100–150 words)

All sources must be referenced using APA style.


Solution preview

Terrorism refers to acts of violence whose intentions are to further political goals at the expense of peace and lives of innocent people. It can either be a single happening at a specific time in history or be described by continuous events lasting for years or generations.   The motivations and ideologies of terrorist organizations…………………..


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