Author(s): Vedat KAR?IN
The problem of terrorism has never become more widespread and extensive today in history, which now affects internationally the whole humanity. Terrorist tactics and terrorist attacks are now used more commonly and more extensively today than used in the past. Almost every day the terrorist attacks and the social violence events occurring in different parts of the world can be heard on the news, increasing the concern and the fear among the public. There is enormous scientific research on the issues of social and political violence; however, this study particularly concentrates on the etymology of the terms related to terrorism and revolutionary terrorism. Revolutionary terror tactics and strategies are discussed with the examples from history.