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The radicalization of diasporas and terrorism [electronic resource] : a joint conference by the RAND Corporation and the Center for Security Studies, ETH Zurich / Bruce Hoffman ... [et al.].

Contributor(s): Hoffman, Bruce | Rand Corporation. National Security Research Division | Eidgen�ossische Technische Hochschule Z�urich. Forschungsstelle f�ur Sicherheitspolitik.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Conference proceedings (Rand Corporation): Publisher: [Santa Monica, Calif.] : [Zurich] : RAND National Security Research Division ; CSS, an ETH Center, c2007Description: 1 online resource (xi, 41 p.).ISBN: 9780833042378 (electronic bk.); 0833042378 (electronic bk.); 9780833040473; 0833040472.Subject(s): Terrorism -- European Union countries -- Prevention -- Congresses | Jihad -- Congresses | Muslim diaspora -- Congresses | Islamic fundamentalism -- Congresses | Terrorism -- Religious aspects -- Islam -- Congresses | Electronic books | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Law Enforcement | Diaspora terrorist RAND Muslim policy EU counterterrorism conferenceGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Radicalization of diasporas and terrorism.DDC classification: 363.32094 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover; Preface; Contents; Executive Summary; Conference Summary; Bruce Hoffman, The RAND Corporation -- Radicalization, Terrorism, and Diasporas; Doron Zimmermann, CSS -- Terrorism, Diasporas and the EU Response; Paul Bagguley and Yasmin Hussain, Leeds University -- Non-Muslim Responses to the 7th July Bombing in London and the Muslim Diaspora in Britain and its Responses to the London Bombings of 7th July 2005; Berto Jongman, Dutch Ministry of Defense -- Terrorism and Diasporas in the Netherlands; Stewart Bell, National Post -- Terrorism and Diasporas in Canada
Summary: Certain Diaspora communities, frustrated by a perceived war against the Muslim world, have turned against their adopted homelands, targeting the government and its people by supporting terrorist attacks against Western countries through recruitment, fundraising, and training. The problem is exacerbated by the open borders of globalization. Emerging threats must be identified without alienating Diaspora communities and thereby playing into terrorist hands.
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Certain Diaspora communities, frustrated by a perceived war against the Muslim world, have turned against their adopted homelands, targeting the government and its people by supporting terrorist attacks against Western countries through recruitment, fundraising, and training. The problem is exacerbated by the open borders of globalization. Emerging threats must be identified without alienating Diaspora communities and thereby playing into terrorist hands.

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Cover; Preface; Contents; Executive Summary; Conference Summary; Bruce Hoffman, The RAND Corporation -- Radicalization, Terrorism, and Diasporas; Doron Zimmermann, CSS -- Terrorism, Diasporas and the EU Response; Paul Bagguley and Yasmin Hussain, Leeds University -- Non-Muslim Responses to the 7th July Bombing in London and the Muslim Diaspora in Britain and its Responses to the London Bombings of 7th July 2005; Berto Jongman, Dutch Ministry of Defense -- Terrorism and Diasporas in the Netherlands; Stewart Bell, National Post -- Terrorism and Diasporas in Canada

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