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The Resource Jihadism transformed : Al-Qaeda and Islamic State's global battle of ideas, Simon Staffell and Akil Awan

Jihadism transformed : Al-Qaeda and Islamic State's global battle of ideas, Simon Staffell and Akil Awan

Label
Jihadism transformed : Al-Qaeda and Islamic State's global battle of ideas
Title
Jihadism transformed
Title remainder
Al-Qaeda and Islamic State's global battle of ideas
Statement of responsibility
Simon Staffell and Akil Awan
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This timely collection of essays examines how jihadist narratives have changed globally. Area and thematic specialists consider transitions inside the Middle East and North Africa as well as in South Asia, sub-Saharan Africa and Europe. As these analyses demonstrate, the success of the ISIS narrative has been as much about resonance with local contexts, as it has been about the appeal of the global idea of a tangible and realized caliphate
Dewey number
320.557
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Specialized
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Staffell, Simon,
  • Awan, Akil N.,
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  • Qaida (Organization)
  • IS (Organization)
  • Islamic fundamentalism
  • Jihad
Target audience
specialized
Label
Jihadism transformed : Al-Qaeda and Islamic State's global battle of ideas, Simon Staffell and Akil Awan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously issued in print: 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Simon Staffell and Akil N. Awan -- The 'Islamic State' and al-Qaeda / Nelly Lahoud -- Ayman al-Zawahiri and the rise of ISIL / Donald Holbrook -- From 25 January to Islamic State: transitions in Egyptian Jihadist narratives / Simon Staffell -- Beyond narrative : how and why Islamically inspired narratives of political violence resonate in contemporary Tunisia / Jonathan Githens-Mazer -- Al-Qaeda and Islamic State in Yemen : a battle for local audiences / Elisabeth Kendall -- Inside the propaganda machine of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb and its evolution following the rise of Islamic State / Valentina Bartolucci -- Boko Haram and Islamic State / Virginia Comolli -- Local and global Jihadist narratives in Afghanistan : the impact of the decline of al-Qaeda and rise of 'Islamic State' / Martha Turnbull -- In the shadow of the Islamic State : Shi'i responses to Sunni Jihadist narratives in a turbulent Middle East / Christopher Anzalone -- The impact of evolving Jihadist narratives on radicalisation in the West / Akil N. Awan
Control code
ocn987865718
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190686499
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)987865718
Label
Jihadism transformed : Al-Qaeda and Islamic State's global battle of ideas, Simon Staffell and Akil Awan
Publication
Note
Previously issued in print: 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Simon Staffell and Akil N. Awan -- The 'Islamic State' and al-Qaeda / Nelly Lahoud -- Ayman al-Zawahiri and the rise of ISIL / Donald Holbrook -- From 25 January to Islamic State: transitions in Egyptian Jihadist narratives / Simon Staffell -- Beyond narrative : how and why Islamically inspired narratives of political violence resonate in contemporary Tunisia / Jonathan Githens-Mazer -- Al-Qaeda and Islamic State in Yemen : a battle for local audiences / Elisabeth Kendall -- Inside the propaganda machine of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb and its evolution following the rise of Islamic State / Valentina Bartolucci -- Boko Haram and Islamic State / Virginia Comolli -- Local and global Jihadist narratives in Afghanistan : the impact of the decline of al-Qaeda and rise of 'Islamic State' / Martha Turnbull -- In the shadow of the Islamic State : Shi'i responses to Sunni Jihadist narratives in a turbulent Middle East / Christopher Anzalone -- The impact of evolving Jihadist narratives on radicalisation in the West / Akil N. Awan
Control code
ocn987865718
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190686499
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)987865718

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