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Islamist Terrorism in Europe
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Petter Nesser
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Europe is still facing an increase in terrorist plotting. This has led to growing security concerns over the fallout of the Syrian conflict, and the sizeable contingents of battle-hardened European foreign fighters, who are seeking to return home. This book provides a comprehensive account of the rise of jihadist militancy
Understanding Islamist Terrorism in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Lewis Herrington
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-23 - Publisher: Routledge

This book argues that guilt, shame, and remorse, associated with a history of substance abuse, explain why a minority of Islamist extremists carried out suicide terrorism in Europe between 2001 and 2018. Since 9/11, Islamist terrorism has dominated the European security landscape, but there has been little systematic analysis of
Eurojihad
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Angel Rabasa, Cheryl Benard
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-27 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Eurojihad examines the scope of Islamist extremism and terrorism and the sources of radicalization in Muslim communities in Europe.
Open Source Jihad
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Per-Erik Nilsson
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-16 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In Open Source Jihad, Per-Erik Nilsson provides a unique overview of the academic research and political legislation concerning “Islamic terrorism” in Europe. He scrutinises in detail how the concepts “terrorism,” “radicalisation,” and “counter-terrorism” have developed as academic objects of study and political objects of governance. In the Element, Nilsson brings
Freedom Or Terror
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Russell A. Berman
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Hoover Inst Press

In September 2001, Europeans might have felt comfortable thinking that Al-Qaeda was only a scourge to the United States; some indulged in the unkind speculation that the United States had only itself to blame for 9/11. That innocence is now gone in the wake of attacks in Madrid and London.