Terrorism defined…. The calculated use of violence to instill fear, intended to intimidate governments or societies in the pursuit of a goal. Goals of Terrorism. Political Terrorism Religious Terrorism Ideological Terrorism. Political Terrorism.
Actions --> Desired result
Belief that their view is right
Need to belong
Justification of their own existence
To be a “martyr”
Culture feels threat to existence
Deeply rooted values in placeWhy do they commit acts of terror?
**Each of these groups are fighting a holy war or “jihad”