The literature on terrorism is extensive, comprising in excess of 6,000 items. What follows is a selected bibliography of major studies, collections, and research tools published since 1980. The reader is encouraged to consult the bibliographies and research guides cited below and the notes in the chapters of this volume for further sources.
Beanlands Bruce, and James Deacon. Counter-terrorism Bibliography. Ottawa: Solicitor General of Canada, 1988.
Burns Richard D. The Secret Wars: A Guide to Sources in English. Vol. 3, International Terrorism, 1968-1980. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, 1980.
Friedlander Robert A. Terrorism: Documents of International and Local Control. 6 vols. New York: Oceana Publications, 1979- 1992.
Gardela Karen, and Bruce Hoffman. The Rand Chronology of International Terrorism. Santa Monica, Calif.: Rand Corp., 1990-date.
Jaffee Center for Strategic Studies. INTER [A Review of] International Terrorism [1984-date]. Ramat Aviv: Tel Aviv University, 1985-date. [various authors, especially Anat Kurz and Ariel Merari].
Janke Peter. Guerrilla and Terrorist Organisations: A World Directory. Brighton, England: Harvester Press, 1983.
Lakos Amos. International Terrorism: A Bibliography. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1986.
---, Terrorism, 1980-1990: A Bibliography. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1991. Mickolus Edward F. Terrorism, 1988-1991: A Chronology ofEvents and A Selectively Annotated Bibliography