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The Resource Jihadi Culture on the World Wide Web

Jihadi Culture on the World Wide Web

Label
Jihadi Culture on the World Wide Web
Title
Jihadi Culture on the World Wide Web
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume examines ""jihadi"" content on the Internet by drawing on both Arabic and English primary source materials. After examining this content as digital media, the work looks at how it is productively consumed by online communities, including how ""jihadi"" individuals construct themselves online and how jihadism is practiced and represented as an online activity. The work also discusses the consumption of such jihadi media by those who are hostile to radical Islam and the relation between fantasy, pleasure, ideology, and ordinary life. This unique survey features case studies, such as
Member of
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Ramsay, Gilbert
Dewey number
  • 363.3250285/4678
  • 363.32502854678
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New Directions in Terrorism Studies
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  • Terrorism
  • Jihad
Label
Jihadi Culture on the World Wide Web
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
BibliographyIndex
Color
multicolored
Contents
Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1 Terror on the internet?; 2 Alternative media and its alternatives; 3 Jihadi content on the World Wide Web; Jihadiyyat and ideological partisanship; Realizing 'the Jihadi'; Explaining 'synthetic' and 'integrated' Jihadism; 4 Jihadi forums in their own words; 5 Disagreeable disagreements; 6 Being a jihadi on the internet; How do jihadis resolve this contradiction?; 7 Some other 'jihadi' consumption cultures: Crusaderism, war porn, shock; 8 Jihadism between fantasy and virtuality, a tentative conclusion; Notes; Glossary of Arabic terms
Control code
ocn858764699
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441124395
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858764699
Label
Jihadi Culture on the World Wide Web
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
BibliographyIndex
Color
multicolored
Contents
Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1 Terror on the internet?; 2 Alternative media and its alternatives; 3 Jihadi content on the World Wide Web; Jihadiyyat and ideological partisanship; Realizing 'the Jihadi'; Explaining 'synthetic' and 'integrated' Jihadism; 4 Jihadi forums in their own words; 5 Disagreeable disagreements; 6 Being a jihadi on the internet; How do jihadis resolve this contradiction?; 7 Some other 'jihadi' consumption cultures: Crusaderism, war porn, shock; 8 Jihadism between fantasy and virtuality, a tentative conclusion; Notes; Glossary of Arabic terms
Control code
ocn858764699
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441124395
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858764699

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