Narco-Terrorism: The Merger of the War on Drugs and the War on Terror
2004 (English)In: Global Crime, Vol. 6, no 3-4, 305-324 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The aim of this article is to analyse the phenomena of narco-terrorism and the practical measures utilised to counter this threat. By adopting the model of the crime-terror continuum developed by Tamara Makarenko, the article will outline the similarities and dissimilarities of narcotics trafficking and terrorism in order to provide a more nuanced perspective on the concept of narco-terrorism. By doing so, the article will evaluate the kind of approach taken in combating the threat of narco-terrorism.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Routledge, 2004. Vol. 6, no 3-4, 305-324 p.
Narco-terrorism, Terrorism, Narcotics trafficking, War on terror, War on drugs, Crime-terror continuum
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-153458DOI: 10.1080/17440570500273440OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-153458DiVA: diva2:416849