Articles of the Week – 3/9-3/15

Monday March 11:

Terrorism and the Labor- Force Evidence of an Effect on Female Labor Force Participation and the Labor Gender Gap – Claude Berrebi and Jordan Ostwald, RAND: http://bit.ly/WibM7X 

Abu Ghaith and al-Qa’ida’s Dissident Faction in Iran – Vahid Brown, Jihadica: http://bit.ly/ZgSoas 

Al-Qaeda in Iraq Enters the Syrian Conflict – Aaron Y. Zelin, al-Wasat: http://bit.ly/15ISkEc 

Tuesday March 12:

Outsourcing Justice in the Sinai: Sharia Courts Thrive in the Shadow of a Weak State – Mara Revkin, Egypt Source: http://bit.ly/YZydi1 

Wednesday March 13:

Evolution of the Global Jihad: Female Suicide Bombers in Iraq – Jessica Davis, Studies in Conflict & Terrorism: http://bit.ly/Wo2xDj 

Unpacking the Connection Between Terror and Islam – Justin Conrad and Daniel Milton, Studies in Conflict & Terrorism: http://bit.ly/Wo2Gqk 

A Day Among the Diehard Terrorists: The Psychological Costs of Doing Ethnographic Research – Alessandro Orsini, Studies in Conflict & Terrorism: http://bit.ly/Wo2MOO 

How the Muslim Brotherhood Hijacked Syria’s Revolution – Hassan Hassan, Foreign Policy: http://atfp.co/Wo3dsp 

Thursday March 14:

Jama’atu Ansarul Musilimina Fi Biladis Sudan: Nigeria’s Evolving Terrorist Group – Freedom C. Onuoha, al-Jazeera Center for Studies: http://bit.ly/13XJR1M 

The Quranic Mushrikūn and the resurrection (Part II) – Patricia Crone, Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies: http://bit.ly/ZqkBvm 

Mission Creep in the War on Terror – Rosa Brooks, Foreign Policy: http://atfp.co/ZDB5yU