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Virtue and Vice: Morality Police and Social Control in Islamic Regimes - Comparative Study of Saudi Arabia, Iran, and the Taliban in Afghanistan, Projecting Power and Suppressing Dissent
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,250. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Rituals & Practice
What role do morality police play in the social control programs of Islamic states? How are those forces employed, and what are the effects of those forces on society? These issues were explored through a comparative study of morality policing programs in Saudi Arabia, Iran, and the Taliban.
Monsters of Munster: Lessons From the Apocalyptic Narrative of the Anabaptist Kingdom - Brutal Violence from Collective Madness, Collective Identity and Religion Shaping Group Internal Dynamics
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,520. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / History
This study examines the role of apocalyptic narrative in shaping collective identity and collective action to help better understand groups that turn to violence. Because such narratives deal with the ultimate and supernatural, they can be effective in causing believers to disregard worldly consequences and forgo worldly benefits to support transcendent goals.
Examining Changing American Perceptions of the Terrorist Threat: From the Oklahoma City Bombing to Al Qaeda - News Media, Web, Popular Culture, Politicians, and Terrorism Industry Creating Psychosis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,430. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Future policies and research focusing on risk communication, counterterrorism economics, and intelligence transparency may be essential to breaking this collective psychosis cycle found after the 9/11 attacks.
CAR Talk: Ethnic and Religious Identity in the Central African Republic - The Predominantly Muslim Seleka Takeover of 2013, Followed by the Mobilization of Christianity by Southern Political Elites
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,370. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This study examines the prioritization of religious identity among Central Africans in the wake of the 2013 Seleka crisis. Before the Seleka came to power, ethnicity was the identity that had the most political salience in the Central African Republic.
Southeast Asia: ISIS's Next Front - Islamic State Foreign Terrorist Fighters (FTFs) Establishing Networks in Philippines, Indonesia, and Malaysia, Ways to Detect and Improve Key Vulnerabilities
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,110. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This study examines key factors that may help the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) establish a new province, or front, within Southeast Asia. It poses the questions: What conditions have already allowed ISIS's brand of terrorism to spread to the region and how could they enable the terrorist organization to establish a front there?
Why Failing Terrorist Groups Persist Revisited: A Social Network Approach to AQIM Network Resilience - Capability of Al-Qaeda to Conduct Spectacular Attacks Across West Africa and the Sahel Region
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,380. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Despite major Western military efforts to suppress it, AQIM is increasingly able to conduct spectacular attacks across west Africa, further destabilizing an already precarious security environment. The study concludes with recommendations for crafting a strategy tailored to degrading and containing the threat from AQIM and its affiliates.
Islamic State (ISIS) Recruiting in the West: How Dabiq Magazine Frames Recruitment Messages to Appeal to Westerners - Jihadi Terrorism Movement in Iraq and Syria, bin Laden, al-Qaeda and the Taliban
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 37,360. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study evaluates the 15 issues of Dabiq magazine released from July 2014 to July 2016 to quantitatively analyze which of the three messages is presented most often throughout the magazine. Also, it draws correlations to real-world events that could possibly explain what drives IS's messaging approach.
New Terrorism in France - Impact of Transnational Salafist Muslim Jihad Recruiting Wayward Youth With a Narrative of Renewed Identity, Social Media Radicalization and Lone Wolf Islamist Attacks
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,960. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Why did France face an increased terror threat in 2012, when 10 years prior to this, it was widely praised for its effective counterterrorism efforts? This work recognizes a new version of global Salafist jihad, which manifests in a decentralized, transnational movement and uses social media to perpetuate a narrative of civilizational conflict.
Nationalist Movements and Transnational Jihad: Fractionalization of the Chechen Separatist Movement - Russian Invasion of Chechnya, Jihadist Influence on Muslim Struggles Including Hamas in Palestine
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 38,560. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This study argues that the fractionalization of the Chechen separatist movement allowed transnational jihadists to gain influence in local politics and finds that strong, centralized political parties or leaders can curb jihadist influence, as seen in the case of Hamas in Palestine.
Multiculturalist Ideology (Part Two): The Rising Tide of Race War Politics
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 55,800. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The background against which the multiculturalism arose.
The U.S. Counterterrorism Strategy: Addressing Radical Ideologies - Study Focusing on Al-Qaeda and ISIS Islamism and Violent Extremism, Evaluation of Preemptive and Preventive Approaches
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,670. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This study examines the U.S. Counterterrorism Strategy and National Security Strategy in regards to combating adversaries driven by radical ideologies. This study focuses on Al-Qaeda and The Islamic State's strategic campaigns to propagate their radical Islamist ideology and the spread of violent extremism.
Confessions of an Islamophobe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
While the United States, and indeed most of the Western world, fights an active war against Islamic terrorism, we remain in deep denial about who truly is the enemy.
The Future of the Middle East
Price: Free! Words: 89,240. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This e-book asks the representatives from various opposition Islamist movements - political outcasts today, but potential leaders of the Arab world tomorrow - and distinguished Western experts to offer their views on where they think the Middle East is heading and what Western policy should be.
2017 Encyclopedia of World Terrorism: State Department Country Reports on Terrorism 2016 With Data on State Sponsors, CBRN Threats, Safe Havens, Terrorist Organizations, and Counterterrorism
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 219,800. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This latest version of the annual report of the United States State Department on countries and terrorism, released in July 2017, constitutes a veritable encyclopedia of the history and current status of terrorism and terrorist organizations throughout the world.
Why Do You Want to Come to America
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Why are migrants risking all they have for the American dream? Is it worth losing one's culture, heritage and beliefs? This essay examines the reasons and if ultimately is the journey is actually worth it.
Geopolítica del Terrorismo Islámico
Series: Terrorismo inteernacional · Geopolítica · Sociología MIlitar. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
El terrorismo islámico tiene profundas connotaciones geopolíticas, porque articula la territorialidad del sagrado suelo del islam con el fundamentalismo yihadista, para iniciar la difusión hacia el resto del planeta, de los credos del profeta Mahoma con base en el wahabismo sunita o el integrismo chiita, con el fin de convertir a su credo extremista, a los llamados infieles de otras religiones.
A Generation of Liars
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 50,210. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017 by Thomas Wainwright. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
"Patriotism is a virtue of the vicious." -- Oscar Wilde A book investigating the ideas of patriotism and statism, religion and governments. It shows how communism and socialism and every other '-ism' is just about the same thing, with very little difference in any of them, including American democracy.
Gangs and Crime in America: The Likelihood of Collaboration Between Central American Transnational Gangs and Terrorist Organizations - Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13), Tablighi Jammat, 18th Street Gang
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,110. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This study focuses on the issue of the growing threat of transnational criminal gangs spreading throughout the Central America and the United States (U.S.). More specifically, the study addresses the Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang, examining how this particular gang emerged as a formidable public security threat.
Irregular Warfare Special Study - Joint Warfighting Center Report on Terrorism, Counterterrorism, Unconventional Warfare, Foreign Internal Defense, Psychological Operations, Counterintelligence
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,170. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This report provides study results, research, analysis, conclusions, and recommendations concerning doctrinal implications of Irregular Warfare (IW).
Improving the U.S. Military's Adaptability Against the Salafist-Jihadi Threat - Counterterrorism and COIN, Death-Terror Management Theory, Leader Decapitation Effect on Terrorist Organizations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This qualitative research case study attempted to address "How can the U.S. military degrade individual Salafist-jihadi groups without giving energy to the global Salafist-jihadi movement?" The secondary questions were: what gaps exist between the U.S. military's CT strategy and doctrine and the most current research and information, and why is the Salafist-jihadi movement gaining strength?