United States Of Jihad

United States of Jihad
Publisher Broadway Books
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Category Jihad
Total Pages 387
ISBN 9780804139564
Rating 4/5 from 20 reviews
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Presents a look at "homegrown" Islamist terrorism, from 9/11 to the present, discusses the perpetrators who have acted both in the U.S. and abroad, and examines the controversial tactics used to track potential terrorists. --Publisher's description.

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United States of Jihad
  • Author : Peter L. Bergen
  • Publisher : Broadway Books
  • Release Date : 2016

Presents a look at "homegrown" Islamist terrorism, from 9/11 to the present, discusses the perpetrators who have acted both in the U.S. and abroad, and examines the controversial tactics used to track potential terrorists. --Publisher's description.

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United States of Jihad
  • Author : Peter Bergen
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 2016-02-02

A riveting, panoramic look at “homegrown” Islamist terrorism from 9/11 to the present Since 9/11, more than three hundred Americans—born and raised in Minnesota, Alabama, New Jersey, and elsewhere—have been indicted or convicted of terrorism charges. Some have taken the fight abroad: an American was among those who planned the

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United States of Jihad
  • Author : Peter L. Bergen
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 2016

Presents a look at "homegrown" Islamist terrorism, from 9/11 to the present, discusses the perpetrators who have acted both in the U.S. and abroad, and examines the controversial tactics used to track potential terrorists. --Publisher's description.

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American Jihad
  • Author : Steven Emerson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2003-02-04

Leading the second wave of post 9/11 terrorist books, American Jihad reveals that America is rampant with Islamic terrorist networks and sleeper cells and Emerson, the expert on them, explains just how close they are to each of us.

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The History of Jihad
  • Author : Robert Spencer
  • Publisher : Bombardier Books
  • Release Date : 2021-04-10

It is taken for granted, even among many Washington policymakers, that Islam is a fundamentally peaceful religion and that Islamic jihad terrorism is something relatively new, a product of the economic and political ferment of the twentieth century. But in The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to ISIS, Islamic scholar

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The Book of the Jihad of  Ali ibn Tahir al Sulami  d  1106
  • Author : Niall Christie
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-07-05

In 1105, six years after the first crusaders from Europe conquered Jerusalem, a Damascene Muslim jurisprudent named ’Ali ibn Tahir al-Sulami (d. 1106) publicly dictated an extended call to the military jihad (holy war) against the European invaders. Entitled Kitab al-Jihad (The Book of the Jihad), al-Sulami’s work both summoned his

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Blood Year
  • Author : David Kilcullen
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-02-25

2014 has the potential to go down as a crucial year in modern world history. A resurgent and bellicose Russia took over Crimea and fueled a civil war in Eastern Ukraine. Post-Saddam Iraq, in many respects a creature of the United States because of the war that began in 2003, lost a

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Jihad and Co
  • Author : Aisha Ahmad
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017

The rise of militant jihadist groups is one of the greatest international security crises in the world today. In civil wars across the modern Muslim world, Islamist groups have emerged out of the ashes, surged dramatically to power, and routed their rivals on the battlefield.

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America s Secret Jihad
  • Author : Stuart Wexler
  • Publisher : Catapult
  • Release Date : 2015-07-19

The conventional narrative concerning religious terrorism inside the United States says that the first salvo occurred in 1993, with the first attack on the World Trade Center in New York City. This narrative has motivated more than a decade of wars, and re–prioritized America's domestic security and law enforcement agenda.

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Radical State
  • Author : Abigail R. Esman
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2010

This insightful, on-the-ground narrative looks at how radical Islam is affecting our society and how our own response is endangering the very democratic values we have hoped to spread around the world—and preserve at home. * Includes interviews with experts and government officials and information from intelligence and government reports *

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Jihad Beyond Islam
  • Author : Gabriele Marranci
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-05-28

Jihad' is a highly charged word. Often mistranslated as 'Holy War', it has become synonymous with terrorism. Current political events have entirely failed to take account of the subtlety and complexity of jihad. Like many concepts with a long history, different cultural ideas have influenced the religious aspects of jihad.

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German Jihad
  • Author : Guido W. Steinberg
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-06-25

Since 2007, the German jihadist scene has become Europe's most dynamic, characterized by an extreme anti-Americanism, impressive international networks, and spectacularly effective propaganda. German jihadists travel to Turkey, Chechnya, Pakistan, and Afghanistan, trading jihadist ideologies and allying themselves with virulent organizations. Mapping the complicated interplay between jihadists' personal motivations and the

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Road Warriors
  • Author : Daniel Byman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-05-02

Ever since the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979, fighters from abroad have journeyed in ever-greater numbers to conflict zones in the Muslim world to defend Islam from-in their view-infidels and apostates. The phenomenon recently reached its apogee in Syria, where the foreign fighter population quickly became larger and more diverse

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Jihadism
  • Author : Nirode Mohanty
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2018-10-15

This book deals with the evolution of jihadism in the past centuries and its impact on the world as an existential threat to the humanity in view of worldwide terrorist attacks with its aggression, brutality, and savagery while imperiling the democracy, secularism, plurality, freedom, and security of the civilized world.

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Children of Jihad
  • Author : Jared Cohen
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007-10-25

Defying foreign government orders and interviewing terrorists face to face, a young American tours hostile lands to learn about Middle Eastern youth, and uncovers a subculture that defies every stereotype. In 2004, Jared Cohen embarked on the first of a series of incredible journeys to the Middle East in an effort

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