Articles of the Week – 12/1-12/7

Saturday December 1:

Al-Maqdisi and the Jordanian Jihadi-Salafi Movement – Joas Wagemaker, Jihadica:

Monday December 3:

Salafism in Tunisia: Challenges and Opportunities for Democratization – Stefano M. Torelli, Fabio Merone and Francesco Cavatorta, Middle East Policy:

Conflict in Yemen: Abyan’s Darkest Hour – Amnesty International:

Tuesday December 4:

Countering Online Radicalization in America – Peter R. Neumann, Bipartisan Policy Center:

A Jihadi Homeopath – Kevin Bell, Jihadica:

Thursday December 6:

Sacred Pillars of Violence: Findings from a Study of the Pakistani Taliban – Mona Kanwal Sheikh, Politics, Religion & Ideology:

Ideology, Networks and Political Religion: Structure and Agency in Jemaah Islamiah’s Small World – David Martin Jones & Michael L.R. Smith, Politics, Religion & Ideology:

Legitimacy, Loyalty and Civilian Support for the MILF: Changing Dynamics in Mindanao, Philippines – Sukanya Podder, Politics, Religion & Ideology:

State Collapse, Al-Shabaab, Islamism, and Legitimacy in Somalia – Oscar Gakuo Mwangi, Politics, Religion & Ideology:

The Rise of al-Qaeda in Syria – Aaron Y. Zelin, Foreign Policy:

Friday December 7:

Northern Mali: the Politics of Ethnicity and Locality – Andrew Lebovich, Think Africa Press: