The Theory and Practice of Islamic Terrorism: An Anthology [NOOK Book]


The first anthology designed to enhance the reader’s understanding of the multiple dimensions of Islamic terrorism by presenting a cross-section of recent articles and selections from cutting-edge books on this subject.

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The first anthology designed to enhance the reader’s understanding of the multiple dimensions of Islamic terrorism by presenting a cross-section of recent articles and selections from cutting-edge books on this subject.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780230268036
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication date: 11/11/2008
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 462 KB

Meet the Author

Marvin Perry is a retired Professor of History at Baruch College and writes European history texts.  Howard E. Negrin is the retired Associate Provost for Grants and Research Administration at Hofstra University.

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Table of Contents

"The Religious Sources of Islamic Terrorism"--Shmuel Bar * The Jihadists’ Mentor--Sayyid Qutb * "Islam Is Not A Religion of Pacifists”--Ayatollah Khomeini * Myths in the Service of Jihad--David Cook * “Declaration of Jihad Against Jews and Crusaders”--Osama bin Laden * Knights Under the Prophet’s Banner--Ayman Zawahiri * Islamic Imperialism--Efraim Karsh * Knowing the Enemy: Jihadist Ideology and the War on Terror--Mary R. Habeck * “Jihadist Strategies in the War on Terror”--Mary R. Habeck * “What al-Qaeda Really Wants”--Yassin Musharbash * “Counterterrorism: The Changing Face of Terror”--Daniel Benjamin * “What to Do? A Global Strategy”--9/11 Commission Report * Al Qaeda Resurgent--Bruce Hoffman * “Right Islam vs. Wrong Islam: Muslims and non-Muslims Must Unite to Defeat the Wahhabi Ideology”--Abdurrahman Wahid * Dying to Win: The Strategic Logic of Suicide Terrorism--Robert A. Pape * “Indoctrination Is the Central Factor”--Walter Laqueur * Suicide Bombings as Effective Weapons--Stephen Holmes * “Ordinary People’ and ‘Death Work’: Palestinian Suicide Bombers as Victimizers and Victims”--Anat Berko & Edna Erez * “The Threat . . . Will Remain at a Very High Level for the Foreseeable Future”--Claude Moniquet * The Rising Tide of Islamic Radicalism--Lorenzo Vidino * “Europe Has Become a Central ‘Field of Jihad’”--Daniel Benjamin * Londonistan--Melanie Phillips * “The French Path to Jihad”--John Rosenthal * Now They Call meInfidel: Why I Renounced Jihad for America, Israel, and the War on Terror--Nonie Darwish * “Islamic Anti-Semitism in Historical Perspective”--Anti-Defamation League * “Kill a Jew--Go to Heaven: The Perception of the Jew in Palestinian Society”--Itamar Marcus & Barbara Crook * “Jews Use Teenagers’ Blood for ‘Purim Pastries’”--Dr. Umayma Ahmad Al-Jalahma * “Their plan is the Protocols of the Elders of Zion”--Covenant of Hamas * “Muslims Against Anti-Semitism: Ways to Promote Common Values”--Tariq Ramadan

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