Politics, media and war: 9/11 and its aftermaths
Politics, media and war: 9/11 and its aftermaths

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2.4 Who are the ‘jihadist terrorists’?

Who, then, are the terrorists? In a short review of Marc Sageman’s book, Leaderless Jihad: Terror Networks in the Twenty-first Century (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2007), The Spectator reviewer Alan Judd summarises the author’s analyses of the key features of the modern Islamist terrorist found as far afield as the UK, Spain, Iraq, Afghanistan, Israel/Palestine, Egypt and Indonesia.

Activity 4 Leaderless Jihad: Terror networks in the twenty-first century

Now read Alan Judd’s review [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .

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