Articles of the Week – 6/15-6/21

Saturday June 15:

Democracy in Modern Islamic Thought – Nazek Jawad, British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies: http://bit.ly/18K3HRl 

Chechnya and Kashmir: The Jihadist Evolution of Nationalism to Jihad and Beyond – George Garner, Terrorism and Political Violence: http://bit.ly/18K48Le 

Sunday June 16:

“Divine Victory” in Qusayr: Hizballah Promotes Their Success on the Web – Phillip Smyth, Jihadology: http://bit.ly/17QMJ2v 

Monday June 17:

Why Drones Work: The Case for Washington’s Weapon of Choice – Dan Byman, Foreign Affairs: http://fam.ag/13V5Lis 

Evil in a Haystack: How do you find a terrorist hidden in millions of gigabytes of metadata? – J.M. Berger, Foreign Policy: http://atfp.co/11kzqng 

Tuesday June 18:

Convivenza, Convenienza and Conversion: Islam in Medieval Hungary (1000–1400 CE) – Katarína Štulrajterová, Journal of Islamic Studies: http://bit.ly/10tbZto 

Thursday June 20:

Book Review of “Foreign Fighters: Transnational Identity in Civil Conflicts” – Mark Youngman, Jihadology: http://bit.ly/19kzjtv 

The Next Decade of Jihadism in Pakistan – Tufail Ahmad, Current Trends in Islamist Ideology: http://bit.ly/14MCMQL 

Hizballah Cavalcade: Liwa’a Zulfiqar: Birth of A New Shia Militia in Syria? – Phillip Smyth, Jihadology: http://bit.ly/13W48md