International Terrorism: Attributes of Terrorist Events 1968-forward

Principal Investigator(s): Mickolus, Edward F.

Source: Mickolus, Edward
Source number:
EDS Study ID: 1385

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Study Description:

International Terrorism: Attributes of Terrorist Events, 1968-

Principal Investigator(s): Mickolus, Edward F.

Source: Mickolus, Edward F.

Source number:

Keywords:

hijackings
bombings
hostages
injuries
international crises
political violence
terrorism
kidnappings
terrorist

Citation: Mickolus, Edward F. International Terrorism: Attributes of Terrorist Events, 1978- [ITERATE 3] [Computer file]. Edward Mickolus [producer and distributor], 2013.

Summary:
This four-part study updates the International Terrorism: Attributes of Terrorist Events [ITERATE] The earlier version is International Terrorism: Attributes of Terrorist Events [ITERATE 2] study (ICPSR 7947) which covered 1968 through 1977. This dataset contains a common file that lists information about incidences from 1968-2012 by type of attack, the location of the beginning and end of the incident, the name of the terrorist group involved, and the numbers of deaths and injuries. Three additional files with details on Hostage (through 2006), skyjacking (through 1991) and fate of both the hostages and terrorists (through 1991) are also part of the study