Latest Terrorism Stories

2012-10-05 23:02:20

Register today for ETA´s annual Education Forum, a world-class technical education conference, in Greencastle, Indiana this October 18-19. It is the ideal venue for both professional and curriculum development, regardless of skill level. Greencastle, IN (PRWEB) October 05, 2012 ETA´s Education Forum, hosted on the DePauw University campus for the last three years, is a technical engagement that brings together highly accredited technicians, educators, workforce development...

2012-09-11 13:05:09

The fear of terrorist attacks can alter our everyday behaviour and result in more fatal traffic accidents In the wake of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, many Americans started driving more due to a fear of flying — and lost their lives in traffic accidents. But why did this happen more frequently in some states than in others? And why didn't Spanish driving habits change in the same way following the 2004 train bombings in Madrid? Wolfgang Gaissmaier and Gerd Gigerenzer...

2012-09-05 23:01:45

ETA International´s Education Forum is a technical engagement that brings together highly accredited technicians, educators and professionals from various technological fields of study. It is a great opportunity to gain both professional and curriculum development, regardless of skill level, as well as earn continuing education credit. As an added convenience, ETA certification examinations can be scheduled to be taken during the Education Forum. Greencastle, IN (PRWEB) September 04,...

2012-08-13 11:09:17

Investigators are well aware of how difficult it is to trace an unlawful act to its source. The job was arguably easier with old, Mafia-style criminal organizations, as their hierarchical structures more or less resembled predictable family trees. In the Internet age, however, the networks used by organized criminals have changed. Innumerable nodes and connections escalate the complexity of these networks, making it ever more difficult to root out the guilty party. EPFL researcher Pedro...

2012-07-31 10:35:17

Policies that reward abstinence from terrorism are more successful in reducing such acts of violence than tactics that aim to punish terrorists, suggests a new study in the August issue of the American Sociological Review. Titled, "Moving Beyond Deterrence: The Effectiveness of Raising the Expected Utility of Abstaining from Terrorism in Israel," the study looked specifically at the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and found that between 1987 and 2004, Israeli policies and actions that...

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  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.