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Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Alexander Meleagrou-Hitchens, Seamus Hughes, Bennett Clifford
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-12 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

How big is the threat posed by American ISIS supporters? How many Americans have joined ISIS and how many want to return to the United States? Compared to participation by Americans in other jihadist groups, the scale of American involvement in jihadist activity today is unprecedented. This book, from one
ISIS in America
Language: en
Pages: 35
Authors: Lorenzo Vidino, Seamus Hughes (Counterterrorism expert)
Categories: Radicalism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

While not as large as in many other Western countries, ISIS-related mobilization in the United States has been unprecedented. The profiles of individuals involved in ISIS-related activities in the U.S. differ widely in race, age, social class, education, and family background. Their motivations are equally diverse and defy easy analysis.
Isis in America
Language: en
Pages: 459
Authors: Henry Steel Olcott
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-28 - Publisher: Tarcher

A memoir of the Theosophical Society cofounder, writer, lawyer, investigator and confident, originally published under the title Old Diary Leaves covers his years with Madam Helena Petrovna Blavatsky, the birth of the American occult and his own spiritual awakening. Original.
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: Alexander Meleagrou-Hitchens, Seamus Hughes (Counterterrorism expert), Bennett Clifford
Categories: Electronic books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

Cover page -- Halftitle page -- Title page -- Copyright page -- CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- INTRODUCTION -- Chapter 1 THE ISLAMIC STATE IN AMERICA -- Historical Development -- About the Cases -- Investigation, Prosecution, and Sentencing -- Chapter 2 THE TERRORISTS -- Jihadist Attacks in the United States: 2014
ISIS in America
Language: en
Pages: 106
Authors: Kathryn Joanne Ratcliff
Categories: Domestic terrorism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher:

During the summer of 2014, the terrorist organization Islamic State (commonly referred to as Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS) garnered international attention after its unprecedented territorial acquisitions and violence in the Middle East. Today, ISIS vies with al-Qaeda for leadership of the global Islamic Extremist movement and