Articles of the Week – 7/7-7/13

Monday June 9:

How Islamist Extremists Quote the Qur’an – Jeffry R. Halverson, R. Bennett Furlow, and Steven R. Corman, Center for Strategic Communication at Arizona State:

Tuesday June 10:

Syria, where you don’t always get what you want – Brian Fishman, The Middle East Channel:

A Study of Knights Under the Banner of the Prophet (2d ed) – Part 10 – Marisa Urgo, Making Sense of Jihad:

Wednesday July 11: 

What If There Is No Al-Qaeda? Preparing For Future Terrorism – Clint Watts, Foreign Policy Research Institute:

Thursday July 12:

Stereotyping Muslims: One Direction’s Zayn Malik, Pop Culture, and the Diversity of Lived Religious Identity – Christopher Anzalone, al-Wasat:

Friday July 13:

Testing the Surge: Why Did Violence Decline in Iraq in 2007? – Stephen Biddle, Jeffrey A. Friedman, and Jacob N. Shapiro, International Security:

The Terrorism Delusion: America’s Overwrought Response to September 11 – John Mueller and Mark G. Stewart, International Security:

The Jihad Paradox: Pakistan and Islamist Militancy in South Asia – S. Paul Kapur and Sumit Ganguly, International Security: