By Philip Seib, Dana M. Janbek
International Terrorism and New Media conscientiously examines the content material of terrorist web pages and extremist tv programming to supply a accomplished examine how terrorist teams use new media today.
Based in part on a content material research of debate forums and boards, the authors proportion their findings on how terrorism 1.0 is migrating to 2.0 the place the interactive nature of recent media is used to construct digital association and group. even though the artistic use of social networking instruments equivalent to fb may perhaps develop the succeed in of terrorist teams, the influence in their use of latest media continues to be doubtful. The e-book will pay specific consciousness to terrorist media efforts directed at girls and kids, that are proof of the long term procedure that a few terrorist corporations have followed, and the connection among terrorists’ media presence and genuine terrorist task. This quantity additionally seems to be on the way forward for terrorism on-line and analyzes classes discovered from counterterrorism strategies.
This ebook could be of a lot curiosity to scholars of terrorism stories, media and communique experiences, safeguard stories and political science.
'This publication is extremely advised for college kids of terrorism and those that desire to extend their wisdom of publicly to be had extremist notion and attainable recommendations to its propagation.' - Maj. Charles Jack, Centre of Excellence Defence opposed to Terrorism e-newsletter, April-May-June 2012
'Philip Seib and Dana Janbek dissect the main dramatically replaced environmental function that today’s terrorists make the most for propaganda, recruitment, info, and the growth in their foreign succeed in: the hot worldwide media and conversation platforms and the way they've got formed the conversation ideas of terrorist organisations, so much of all Al Qaeda and like-minded teams. whereas a necessary source for college students of terrorism and counterterrorism, the booklet is on the market for normal readers to boot. i like to recommend it highly.' - Brigitte Nacos, Columbia University
'This ebook is a must-read for students and scholars of terrorism and counterterrorism reviews, media and conversation reviews, in addition to army and executive officers who've the accountability of maintaining their state secure from terrorists.' - Terrorism and Political Violence, 23(2)
'Global Terrorism and New Media is an interesting learn and of gain to an individual eager about terror prevention, defense experiences, or political science.' - Ben Rothke, safety Management
'The power of this publication lies in its thorough research, description, and examples to help its claims. The authors do a good task of delivering a "no non-sense" interpretation of the concept that of up to date terrorism [...] This publication is a needs to learn for students and scholars of terrorism and counterterrorism experiences, media and verbal exchange experiences, in addition to army and executive officers who've the accountability of preserving their kingdom secure from terrorists.' - Terrorism and Political Violence, quantity 23, factor 2 April 2011 , 314
'Global Terrorism and New Media is an engaging learn and of gain to somebody concerned about terror prevention, defense stories, or political science.' - Ben Rothke, protection administration online
"A finished account of ways terrorist teams use the Internet’s new media via reading the content material in their web pages, together with their extremist tv programs." - Joshua Sinai, ‘Terrorism Bookshelf: most sensible a hundred and fifty Books on Terrorism and Counterterrorism’, views on Terrorism, Vol. 6, No. 2 (2012)