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Lecture Notes in Social Networks

Counterterrorism and Open Source Intelligence

Editors: Wiil, Uffe (Ed.)

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  • Presents state-of-the-art research and practice in intelligence work
  • Describes novel tools and techniques for counterterrorism and open source intelligence
  • Provides perspectives on the future uses of open source intelligence
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Since the 9/11 terrorist attacks in the United States, serious concerns were raised on domestic and international security issues. Consequently, there has been considerable interest recently in technological strategies and resources to counter acts of terrorism. In this context, this book provides a state-of-the-art survey of the most recent advances in the field of counterterrorism and open source intelligence, demonstrating how various existing as well as novel tools and techniques can be applied in combating covert terrorist networks. A particular focus will be on future challenges of open source intelligence and perspectives on how to effectively operate in order to prevent terrorist activities.

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“Informatics may be used to analyze open sources in the fight against terrorism. This state-of-the-art overview from an impressive group of international contributors is mandatory reading for criminologists and intelligence professionals. Many of the tools discussed have broad application to social network analysis. … I recommend this broad overview of state-of-the-art research.” (Brad Reid, ACM Computing Reviews, October, 2011)


Table of contents (23 chapters)

Table of contents (23 chapters)

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Hardcover 135,19 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Counterterrorism and Open Source Intelligence
Editors
  • Uffe Wiil
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Social Networks
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Wien
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag/Wien
eBook ISBN
978-3-7091-0388-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-7091-0388-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-7091-0387-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-7091-1115-4
Series ISSN
2190-5428
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 458
Number of Illustrations
182 b/w illustrations
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