Articles by: Catherine Carey

New Ways of War

Conference The recent American experience with insurgency in Afghanistan and Iraq has led to a new debate on the nature of contemporary conflict. Newly popular concepts such as ‘irregular warfare,’ ‘asymmetric conflict,’ ‘hybrid war,’ ‘fourth generation warfare’ and even ‘War 2.0’ all describe a form of conflict that involves far […]

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Terrorism, The City and the State

Professor Mike Davis ‘The History of Car Bombing‘  26th February 2007 This symposium explored the role of cities as strategic sites of terrorist activity and the impact of political violence on urban life. It included sessions on 19th century anarchism, on twentieth century car bombing, on media coverage of urban […]

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