|Philip Bobbitt. both their systems of governance and their behavior toward their |
own citizens. The U.N. Committee on Human Rights has room for the
representatives of dictatorships. authoritarian monarehies. even theocracies.
|For five centuries it has taken the resources of a state to destroy another state . . . This is no longer true, owing to advances in international telecommunications, rapid computation, and weapons of mass destruction.|
|Jenkins, an internationally renowned authority on terrorism, distills the jihadists' operational code and outlines a pragmatic but principled approach to defeating the terrorist enterprise.|