Chapter 3: The Eagle and the Snake: America’s Experience with Suicide Bombings talks to the role of suicide bombings and terrorism focused on the United States. The short video by David Kilcullen and the two articles by Cooper and Ricks help set the stage for students to understand how these concepts are changing US policy. Explain the primary characteristics of counterterrorism and counterinsurgency. Explain their role and function in the Global War on Terror (GWOT).
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