Articles of the Week – 2/11-2/17

Sunday February 12:

Against Palestinian Reconciliation – Joas Wagemakers, Jihadica:

Monday February 13:

Umar Patek: Peripatetic Jihadi – Raffaello Pantucci, Free Rad!cals:

Tuesday February 14:

Jihadism on the web, a breeding ground for jihad in the modern age – General Intelligence and Security Service of the Netherlands:

In the Depths of Jihadist Web Forums: Understanding a Key Component of the Propaganda of Jihad – ICT’s Jihadi Websites Monitoring Group:

Edges of Radicalization: Ideas, Individuals and Networks in Violent Extremism – Scott Helfstein, Combating Terrorism Center:

Al Qaeda’s Merger – J.M. Berger, Foreign Policy:

Wednesday February 15:

Signs and Signifiers – Marisa Urgo, Making Sense of Jihad:

Washington’s War in Yemen Backfires – Jeremy Scahill, The Nation:

Islam & Qur’anic figures in Africa: Prophets, Sages & Disciples – Abdin Chande, Journal of Islamic & Judaic Studies:

Establishing Official Islam? The Law and Strategy of Counter-Radicalization – Samuel J. Rascoff, Stanford Law Review:

Thursday February 16:

The Merger of Al-Shabab and Qa`idat al-Jihad – Nelly Lahoud, CTC Sentinel:

Al-Qa’ida’s global reach lengthens – Leah Farrall, The Australian:

Boko Haram in National Perspective – Alex Thurston, The Revealer: