Articles of the Week – 11/17-11/23

Saturday November 17:

Kata’ib Hezbollah’s Syrian Wing: Interview – Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi: https://bit.ly/2DIFoaS

Monday November 19:

Political Participation of Islamists in Syria: Examining the Syrian Muslim Brotherhood’s Mid-century Democratic Experiment – Dara Conduit, Islam and Christian–Muslim Relations: https://bit.ly/2PGGVFW

Tuesday November 20:

Agency (mis)recognition in international violence: the case of French jihadism – Thomas Lindemann, Review of International Studies: https://bit.ly/2PQyI1Y

Natural Language Understanding & Multimodal Discourse Analysis for Interpreting Extremist Communications and the Re-Use of These Materials Online – Peter Wignell, Kevin Chai, Sabine Tan, Kay O’Halloran, and Rebecca Lange, Terrorism and Political Violence: https://bit.ly/2OX6GMQ

Expansion and replication of the theory of vicarious help-seeking – Michael J. Williams, John G. Horgan, William P. Evans, and Jocelyn J. Bélanger, Behavioral Sciences of Terrorism and Political Aggression: https://bit.ly/2Ksb59P

Wednesday November 21: 

Islamic State’s Virtually Planned Terror Plots: A Note on Current and Future Research – Andrew Zammit, Vox-Pol: https://bit.ly/2BrLefw

‘Spiritual security’ as a (meta-)political strategy to compete over regional leadership: formation of Morocco’s transnational religious policy towards Africa – Salim Hmimnat, The Journal of North African Studies: https://bit.ly/2DE2u2A

Women’s Role in Recruitment for ISIS/Islamist Networks in Pakistan – Imtiaz Gul, International Annals of Criminology: https://bit.ly/2SApxQe