Explaining Islamist insurgencies : the case of al-Jamaah al-Islamiyyah and the radicalisation of the Poso conflict, 2000-2007 /

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Author / Creator:Karnavian, M. Tito, author.
Imprint:London : Imperial College Press, [2015]
Description:xiii, 288 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Series:Imperial College Press insurgency and terrorism series ; vol. 3
Imperial College Press insurgency and terrorism series ; v.3.
Subject:Jamaah Islamiyah (Indonesia)
Jamaah Islamiyah (Indonesia)
Jamaah Islamiyah (Indonesia)
Insurgency -- Indonesia -- Poso (Kabupaten)
Radicalism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Ethnic conflict -- Indonesia -- Poso (Kabupaten)
Christianity and other religions -- Islam.
Islam -- Relations -- Christianity.
Ethnic conflict.
Interfaith relations.
Radicalism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Indonesia -- Poso (Kabupaten)
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10094018
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-279) and index.
Summary:"Explaining Islamist Insurgencies explains how and why the process of Islamist radicalisation is an important step towards acts of terrorism and in the formation of terrorist organisations by focusing on Poso, a small town in Indonesia that experienced years of armed sectarian conflict between Muslim and Chrisitian communities in 2000-2007. Building on the frameworks provided by previous studies, Muhammed Tito Karnavian employs communications theory to explore the necessary precursors for the legitimising ideology, in this case Salafi-jihadism, to be effectively disseminated"--