Psychological and social characteristics of a terrorist and their application in society and emergency management


  • Kimberly Stambler, BA, EMT






Author Biography

Kimberly Stambler, BA, EMT

Emergency Medical Response Group (EMeRG) Coordinator, The George Washington University, Washington, DC.


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How to Cite

Stambler, BA, EMT, K. “Psychological and Social Characteristics of a Terrorist and Their Application in Society and Emergency Management”. Journal of Emergency Management, vol. 2, no. 4, Oct. 2004, pp. 20-23, doi:10.5055/jem.2004.0040.