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Counterterrorism in Saudi Arabia
Rachael M Rudolph
As jihadist extremism, and its manifestation as Al Qaeda, began to spread - even in the years before 9/11 - Saudi Arabia became a principal target. Jihadists identified the country as the first state against which they could mount a concerted effo...
The Rise of Turkey in the Arab and Muslim World
Fatih Seyhanoglu, Rachael M Rudolph
The articles in this book examines different aspects of Turkey's rise in the Arab and Muslim world, with some examining it as a potential model for other states in the region and others discussing its impact from a variety of perspectives. All of ...
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'The question of which factors lead armed groups to abandon violence and embrace politics to achieve their objectives is very relevant for contemporary security. This volume explores this issue in great detail and through a very strong analysis of a number of case studies it makes an important contribution to our understanding of how terrorists become politicians and how armed groups become political parties.' Francesco Cavatorta, Dublin City University, Ireland '[This book] contains superb essays on why some terrorists and their organizations have successfully transformed themselves to politicians while others have failed...This is an excellent volume for students and scholars of international relations, comparative politics, and political ethics. Highly recommended.' Choice
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Anisseh Van Engeland, Max Weber Fellow at European University Institute, Assistant Professor, James Madison University, and free lance consultant, USA and Rachael M. Rudolph, Assistant Professor at Emory & Henry College and Instructor at West Virginia University, USA
Contents: Foreword; Introduction: the transition process, Rachael M. Rudolph; A successful 'turn over': the African National Congress moves from sabotage to a legitimate political force and from apartheid to democracy, Anisseh Van Engeland; Hezbollah: from a terrorist group to a political party a " social work as a key to politics, Anisseh Van Engeland; Political movements in the making: the Irish Republican Army and Sinn FA(c)in, Anisseh Van Engeland; A political movement to make peace or war? Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (ETA) and Batasuna a " the impossible truce, Anisseh Van Engeland; The Islamic Resistance movement in Palestine (Hamas): a successful transition, but will it survive?, Rachael M. Rudolph; The Islamic Jihad movement in Palestine: a wild card in Palestinian politics?, Rachael M. Rudolph; The Islamic Salvation Front: transition FIS-style, Rachael M. Rudolph; Failed attempts: the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC) and Union Patriotica (UP), Anisseh Van Engeland; Transition in the Philippines: the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF), the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF)and the Abu Sayyaf's Group (ASG), Rachael M. Rudolph; Terrorism all the way! Terrorist nihilist groups: the example of al Qaeda, Anisseh Van Engeland; Conclusion: toward a transition theory and implications, Rachael M. Rudolph; Bibliography; Index.