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GLOBAL CITIES AS AN OBJECT FOR TERRORIST ATTACKS 

Maksym PLAKHOTNIK 

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine 

Abstract:

This paper considers the so-called global cities as a potential target for terrorist attacks, including acts of international terrorism. It analyzes statistical information on significant and major terrorist incidents over the period 1970-2013. The article reveals some patterns of their distribution. The article explores the possible factors of terrorism in the world's most important cities under the conditions of globalization. 

Key words: 

world cities, terrorism, international terrorism, globalization

Language:

Ukrainian

 

DOI: https://doi.org/10.17721/2413-7154/2014.70.157-165

Suggested citation: Plakhotnik, M. (2014). World cities as an object for terrorist attacks. Ekonomichna ta Sotsialna Geografiya, 70, 157-165 (in Ukrainian, abstr. in English), https://doi.org/10.17721/2413-7154/2014.70.157-165.

Print ISSN: 2413-7154. Online ISSN: 2413-7553

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