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August 04, 2005

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E.Strobes

John, you may be interested in this:

The July 7 attacks in London were not an individual act of terrorism but one episode in a worldwide conflict, say researchers at Oxford University.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/life/feature/story/0,,1541615,00.html

John Robb

Thanks, I have been reading their paper as a follow up to the earlier work by Clauset and Young I wrote about here:

http://globalguerrillas.typepad.com/globalguerrillas/2005/02/the_democratiza.html

It looks like 4GW is depicted by a totally different power law than state conflict (or conflict via state proxies like Vietnam).

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