PA 598 Terrorism and EM . March 25, 2008. Broad questions. What is terrorism Is terrorism a new hazard? Is domestic terrorism a new hazard? What makes terrorism a different hazard from natural hazards? In what ways are terrorist attacks similar to natural disasters?
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March 25, 2008
The FBI’s list of terrorist attacks: http://www.fbi.gov/publications/terror/terror2000_2001.htm#page_15
US Army: http://www.army.mil/terrorism/
Department of State: http://www.state.gov/s/ct/
Bottom line: Terrorism itself is politically and socially constructed.
A long history of terrorism: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_terrorist_incidents
This move is the result of post-9/11 actions