By Philip Seib, Dana M. Janbek
International Terrorism and New Media conscientiously examines the content material of terrorist web content and extremist tv programming to supply a accomplished examine how terrorist teams use new media today.
Based in part on a content material research of debate forums and boards, the authors percentage their findings on how terrorism 1.0 is migrating to 2.0 the place the interactive nature of latest media is used to construct digital association and group. even if the inventive use of social networking instruments reminiscent of fb could improve the succeed in of terrorist teams, the effect in their use of latest media is still doubtful. The ebook can pay specific recognition to terrorist media efforts directed at ladies and kids, that are facts of the long term procedure that a few terrorist firms have followed, and the connection among terrorists’ media presence and real terrorist task. This quantity additionally appears on the way forward for terrorism on-line and analyzes classes discovered from counterterrorism strategies.
This publication should be of a lot curiosity to scholars of terrorism reports, media and conversation stories, safeguard experiences and political science.
'This publication is very prompt for college students of terrorism and those that desire to extend their wisdom of publicly to be had extremist suggestion and attainable suggestions to its propagation.' - Maj. Charles Jack, Centre of Excellence Defence opposed to Terrorism publication, April-May-June 2012
'Philip Seib and Dana Janbek dissect the main dramatically replaced environmental function that today’s terrorists make the most for propaganda, recruitment, info, and the growth in their foreign succeed in: the hot international media and communique platforms and the way they've got formed the verbal exchange recommendations of terrorist enterprises, so much of all Al Qaeda and like-minded teams. whereas an important source for college kids of terrorism and counterterrorism, the booklet is offered for normal readers besides. i like to recommend it highly.' - Brigitte Nacos, Columbia University
'This publication is a must-read for students and scholars of terrorism and counterterrorism stories, media and conversation reports, in addition to army and govt officers who've the accountability of conserving their kingdom secure from terrorists.' - Terrorism and Political Violence, 23(2)
'Global Terrorism and New Media is an interesting learn and of profit to an individual occupied with terror prevention, safeguard stories, or political science.' - Ben Rothke, defense Management
'The power of this publication lies in its thorough research, description, and examples to help its claims. The authors do an exceptional task of offering a "no non-sense" interpretation of the idea that of up to date terrorism [...] This e-book is a needs to learn for students and scholars of terrorism and counterterrorism stories, media and verbal exchange stories, in addition to army and executive officers who've the accountability of protecting their state secure from terrorists.' - Terrorism and Political Violence, quantity 23, factor 2 April 2011 , 314
'Global Terrorism and New Media is an interesting learn and of profit to a person concerned about terror prevention, safeguard reports, or political science.' - Ben Rothke, defense administration online
"A finished account of ways terrorist teams use the Internet’s new media by way of studying the content material in their web pages, together with their extremist tv programs." - Joshua Sinai, ‘Terrorism Bookshelf: most sensible a hundred and fifty Books on Terrorism and Counterterrorism’, views on Terrorism, Vol. 6, No. 2 (2012)