Jihadology presents the Books of 2013

NOTE: As with 20102011, and 2012 over the next few days Jihadology will be posting lists of books, think tank reports, academic journal articles, and forthcoming books that have been published during 2011 and plan to be published in 2012. Below is a list of books that I have either read or am interested in reading that were published in the past year. They are in alphabetical order by author. If you have any other suggestions to the below books that deal with global jihadism or Islamic studies, please feel free to let me know in the comments section.

David Malet — Foreign Fighters: Transnational Identity in Civil Conflicts

Edwin Bakker and Roel Meijer — Muslim Brotherhood in Europe

Guido W. Steinberg — German Jihad: On the Internationalization of Islamist Terrorism

Housam Najjair — Soldier for a Summer

Jacob N. Shapiro — The Terrorist’s Dilemma: Managing Violent Covert Organizations

Matthew Levitt — Hezbollah: The Global Footprint of Lebanon’s Party of God

Michael W. S. Ryan — Decoding Al-Qaeda’s Strategy: The Deep Battle Against America

R|diger Lohlker — Jihadism: Online Discourses and Representations

Zoltan Pall — Lebanese Salafis between the Gulf and Europe: Development, Fractionalization and Transnational Networks of Salafism in Lebanon