Terminate Terrorism (Hardcover)

Framing, Gaming, and Negotiating Conflicts (International Studies Intensives)

By Karen A. Feste

Routledge, 9781594518218, 261pp.

Publication Date: February 28, 2010

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This book looks at recent, high-profile anti-American terrorism crises: the Cuban skyjacking epidemic; the Tehran hostage-taking; the Beirut kidnappings; and Al Qaeda suicide bombing. It then explains how they come to an end using a framework of conflict resolution concepts: conflict ripeness and stalemate, turning points, negotiation readiness, and interest-based bargaining combined with shifts in decision-making strategies.