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Al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and the global Jihadist movement : what everyone needs to know, Daniel Byman

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Al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and the global Jihadist movement : what everyone needs to know
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Al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and the global Jihadist movement
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what everyone needs to know
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Daniel Byman
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eng
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On the morning of September 11, 2001, the entire world was introduced to Al Qaeda and its enigmatic leader, Osama bin Laden. But the organization that changed the face of terrorism forever and unleashed a whirlwind of counterterrorism activity and two major wars had been on the scene long before that eventful morning. In Al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and the Global Jihadist Movement: What Everyone Needs to Know, Daniel L. Byman, an eminent scholar of Middle East terrorism and international security who served on the 9/11 Commission, provides a sharp and concise overview of Al Qaeda, from its hu
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Byman, Daniel
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363.325
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no index present
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HV6433.M628
LC item number
Q35 2015
Literary form
non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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What Everyone Needs to Know
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  • Qaida (Organization)
  • Islamic fundamentalism
  • Terrorism
  • Violence
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Al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and the global Jihadist movement : what everyone needs to know, Daniel Byman
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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Contents
  • What Was Al Qaeda's Relationship with the Taliban before 9/11?
  • Why Were the 1998 Embassy Attacks So Important?
  • What Were Al Qaeda's Most Important Attacks before 9/11?
  • How Did Al Qaeda Carry Out, the 9/11 Attacks?
  • Could the 9/11 Attacks Have Been Prevented?
  • How Did Al Qaeda Justify the 9/11 Attacks?
  • What Was the Fallout from the 9/11 Attacks for Al Qaeda?
  • What Attacks Has Al Qaeda Done Since 9/11?
  • What Are Al Qaeda's Goals Today?
  • Does Al Qaeda Have a Strategy?
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  • How Did Al Qaeda Become a Suicide Bombing Factory?
  • How Dangerous Are Lone Wolves?
  • What Do You Learn in an Al Qaeda Training Camp?
  • Could Al Qaeda Get a Nuclear Weapon?
  • Should We Laugh at Al Qaeda?
  • What Are the Key Schools of Thought That Influence Salafi-Jihadism?
  • Salafism
  • Wahhabism
  • Deobandism
  • Ahl-e Hadith
  • What Was the Impact of the Anti-Soviet Jihad on the Jihadist Movement?
  • Who Are the Key Thinkers Jihadists Admire and Read?
  • How Does Al Qaeda Differ from the Muslim Brotherhood?
  • Why Do Other Jihadists Criticize Al Qaeda?
  • How Does Al Oaeda Justify Killing Civilians?
  • What Themes Does Al Oaeda Push in Its Propaganda?
  • Why Was Bin Laden Such an Effective Leader?
  • How Does Ayman al-Zawahiri Differ from Bin Laden?
  • How Is Al Qaeda Organized?
  • Why Does Al Qaeda Make So Many Mistakes?
  • What Is the Profile of a Typical Al Qaeda Member?
  • Did the United States Fund Bin Laden and Al Qaeda?
  • How Does Al Qaeda Recruit?
  • What Is the Role of War?
  • What Is the Role of the Internet?
  • Where Does Al Qaeda Get Its Money?
  • How Does Al Qaeda Spend Its Money?
  • How Did the 2003 Iraq War Shape Al Qaeda?
  • How Does Al Qaeda View Iran and the Shi'a?
  • Is Saudi Arabia Secretly Supporting Al Qaeda?
  • Why Does Pakistan Support Jihadists?
  • What Is the Relationship Between Pakistan and Al Qaeda?
  • Why Was Al Qaeda Founded?
  • Why Doesn't Pakistan Cooperate More with the United States?
  • How Important Is Israel?
  • How Do Muslims Perceive Al Qaeda and Why Does It Matter?
  • How Did the Arab Spring Affect Al Qaeda?
  • What Are the Key Al Qaeda Affiliates?
  • Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula
  • Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb
  • Al Shabaab
  • Jabhat al-Nusra
  • What about Like-Minded but Unaffiliated Groups?
  • What Did Al Qaeda Do in Sudan?
  • What's in It for Al Qaeda? What's in It for the Affiliates?
  • What Are the Limits of Cooperation?
  • Does the Al Qaeda Core Control the Salafi-Jihadist Movement Anymore?
  • So What Do We Talk about When We Talk about Al Qaeda?
  • What Should We Call This Group?
  • Who Is Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi?
  • Where Did the Islamic State Come From?
  • Why Did the Islamic State Fight with Al Qaeda?
  • What Does the Islamic State Want?
  • How Strong Is the Islamic State?
  • What Were Al Qaeda's Initial Goals?
  • How Does the Islamic State Publicize Its Cause?
  • What Are the Islamic State's Relations with the Syrian Government?
  • What Is the Khorasan Group?
  • Is the Islamic State a Terrorist Threat to the American Homeland?
  • Why Did the United States Go to War with the Islamic State?
  • Isn't Diplomacy Worthless When It Comes to Fighting Terror?
  • What Role Does the Legal System Play?
  • What about Military Tribunals, Guantanamo, and Other Post-9/11 Legal Measures?
  • What Is Rendition and Why Is It So Controversial?
  • How Do We Go After Al Qaeda's Money?
  • Why Did Al Qaeda Focus on the United States?
  • What Is the Role of US Military Force?
  • What about Drones and Other Air Strikes?
  • Do Drones and Other Controversial Tools Result in "Blowback"?
  • How Do We Collect Intelligence on Al Qaeda?
  • How Do Tools Change When Fighting Affiliated Movements?
  • How Do We Win the War of Ideas?
  • What Is the Role of Allied Governments Threatened by Terrorists?
  • How Does Al Oaeda Adapt?
  • How Do You Counter Radicalization?
  • What Threat Does Al Qaeda Pose Today to the United States and Europe?
  • What Was the Role of Egyptian Militants during Al Qaeda's Formative Years?
  • Can We Defeat Al Oaeda, the Islamic State, and the Broader Jihadist Movement?
  • How Is Fighting the Islamic State Different from Fighting Al Qaeda?
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9780190217273
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Electronic reproduction.
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Label
Al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and the global Jihadist movement : what everyone needs to know, Daniel Byman
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What Was Al Qaeda's Relationship with the Taliban before 9/11?
  • Why Were the 1998 Embassy Attacks So Important?
  • What Were Al Qaeda's Most Important Attacks before 9/11?
  • How Did Al Qaeda Carry Out, the 9/11 Attacks?
  • Could the 9/11 Attacks Have Been Prevented?
  • How Did Al Qaeda Justify the 9/11 Attacks?
  • What Was the Fallout from the 9/11 Attacks for Al Qaeda?
  • What Attacks Has Al Qaeda Done Since 9/11?
  • What Are Al Qaeda's Goals Today?
  • Does Al Qaeda Have a Strategy?
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • How Did Al Qaeda Become a Suicide Bombing Factory?
  • How Dangerous Are Lone Wolves?
  • What Do You Learn in an Al Qaeda Training Camp?
  • Could Al Qaeda Get a Nuclear Weapon?
  • Should We Laugh at Al Qaeda?
  • What Are the Key Schools of Thought That Influence Salafi-Jihadism?
  • Salafism
  • Wahhabism
  • Deobandism
  • Ahl-e Hadith
  • What Was the Impact of the Anti-Soviet Jihad on the Jihadist Movement?
  • Who Are the Key Thinkers Jihadists Admire and Read?
  • How Does Al Qaeda Differ from the Muslim Brotherhood?
  • Why Do Other Jihadists Criticize Al Qaeda?
  • How Does Al Oaeda Justify Killing Civilians?
  • What Themes Does Al Oaeda Push in Its Propaganda?
  • Why Was Bin Laden Such an Effective Leader?
  • How Does Ayman al-Zawahiri Differ from Bin Laden?
  • How Is Al Qaeda Organized?
  • Why Does Al Qaeda Make So Many Mistakes?
  • What Is the Profile of a Typical Al Qaeda Member?
  • Did the United States Fund Bin Laden and Al Qaeda?
  • How Does Al Qaeda Recruit?
  • What Is the Role of War?
  • What Is the Role of the Internet?
  • Where Does Al Qaeda Get Its Money?
  • How Does Al Qaeda Spend Its Money?
  • How Did the 2003 Iraq War Shape Al Qaeda?
  • How Does Al Qaeda View Iran and the Shi'a?
  • Is Saudi Arabia Secretly Supporting Al Qaeda?
  • Why Does Pakistan Support Jihadists?
  • What Is the Relationship Between Pakistan and Al Qaeda?
  • Why Was Al Qaeda Founded?
  • Why Doesn't Pakistan Cooperate More with the United States?
  • How Important Is Israel?
  • How Do Muslims Perceive Al Qaeda and Why Does It Matter?
  • How Did the Arab Spring Affect Al Qaeda?
  • What Are the Key Al Qaeda Affiliates?
  • Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula
  • Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb
  • Al Shabaab
  • Jabhat al-Nusra
  • What about Like-Minded but Unaffiliated Groups?
  • What Did Al Qaeda Do in Sudan?
  • What's in It for Al Qaeda? What's in It for the Affiliates?
  • What Are the Limits of Cooperation?
  • Does the Al Qaeda Core Control the Salafi-Jihadist Movement Anymore?
  • So What Do We Talk about When We Talk about Al Qaeda?
  • What Should We Call This Group?
  • Who Is Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi?
  • Where Did the Islamic State Come From?
  • Why Did the Islamic State Fight with Al Qaeda?
  • What Does the Islamic State Want?
  • How Strong Is the Islamic State?
  • What Were Al Qaeda's Initial Goals?
  • How Does the Islamic State Publicize Its Cause?
  • What Are the Islamic State's Relations with the Syrian Government?
  • What Is the Khorasan Group?
  • Is the Islamic State a Terrorist Threat to the American Homeland?
  • Why Did the United States Go to War with the Islamic State?
  • Isn't Diplomacy Worthless When It Comes to Fighting Terror?
  • What Role Does the Legal System Play?
  • What about Military Tribunals, Guantanamo, and Other Post-9/11 Legal Measures?
  • What Is Rendition and Why Is It So Controversial?
  • How Do We Go After Al Qaeda's Money?
  • Why Did Al Qaeda Focus on the United States?
  • What Is the Role of US Military Force?
  • What about Drones and Other Air Strikes?
  • Do Drones and Other Controversial Tools Result in "Blowback"?
  • How Do We Collect Intelligence on Al Qaeda?
  • How Do Tools Change When Fighting Affiliated Movements?
  • How Do We Win the War of Ideas?
  • What Is the Role of Allied Governments Threatened by Terrorists?
  • How Does Al Oaeda Adapt?
  • How Do You Counter Radicalization?
  • What Threat Does Al Qaeda Pose Today to the United States and Europe?
  • What Was the Role of Egyptian Militants during Al Qaeda's Formative Years?
  • Can We Defeat Al Oaeda, the Islamic State, and the Broader Jihadist Movement?
  • How Is Fighting the Islamic State Different from Fighting Al Qaeda?
Control code
MSTDDA2071261
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190217273
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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not applicable
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Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
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