Different types of terrorism have been defined by lawmakers, security professionals and scholars. Types differ according to what kind of attack agents an attacker uses (biological, for example) or by what they are trying to defend (as in ecoterrorism). Here, a comprehensive list of types of terrorism, with links to more information, examples and definitions.
Video length: 5 min 37 secs. Stanley Foundation director of policy analysis and dialog Dr. Michael R. Kraig was in Iowa City last week to moderate a panel on Civil Society and Terrorism at the University of Iowa Provost's Forum on International Affairs.