Understanding Terrorism in the Age of Global Media

Review: 'Bringing together a unique understanding of networks, narratives and branding, Archetti offers a distinctive and sophisticated framework to explain how terrorist and counter-terrorist groups operate through today's media ecology.

Understanding Terrorism in the Age of Global Media

Review: 'Bringing together a unique understanding of networks, narratives and branding, Archetti offers a distinctive and sophisticated framework to explain how terrorist and counter-terrorist groups operate through today's media ecology. Her compelling analysis and recommendations will make for essential reading as Al-Qaeda evolve and new conflicts emerge in the coming decade.' - Ben O'Loughlin, Royal Holloway University of London, UK

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Understanding Terrorism in the Age of Global Media
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Cristina Archetti
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-29 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Review: 'Bringing together a unique understanding of networks, narratives and branding, Archetti offers a distinctive and sophisticated framework to explain how terrorist and counter-terrorist groups operate through today's media ecology. Her compelling analysis and recommendations will make for essential reading as Al-Qaeda evolve and new conflicts emerge in the coming
Childlessness in the Age of Communication
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Cristina Archetti
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-13 - Publisher: Routledge

Cristina Archetti started researching childlessness after being diagnosed with "unexplained infertility". She soon discovered that, although involuntary childlessness affects an increasing number of women and men across the world, this topic is shrouded taboo and shame. This book is both a first-person reflection about the existential questions posed by involuntary
Communication in Global Jihad
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Jonathan Matusitz
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-25 - Publisher: Routledge

This book conceptually examines the role of communication in global jihad from multiple perspectives. The main premise is that communication is so vital to the global jihadist movement today that jihadists will use any communicative tool, tactic, or approach to impact or transform people and the public at large. The
Target Markets - International Terrorism Meets Global Capitalism in the Mall
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Suzi Mirgani
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-31 - Publisher: transcript Verlag

This book explores the points of convergence between corporate capitalist and terrorist practice. Assessing an increase in the number of terrorist attacks directed at commercial entities in urban areas, with an emphasis on the shopping mall in general and Nairobi's Westgate Mall in particular, Suzi Mirgani offers a fascinating and
Hammer of the Caliphate
Language: en
Pages: 630
Authors: Dave Dilegge
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-09 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Part of the Small Wars Journal (SWJ) Anthology, Hammer of the Caliphate is a continuation of previous works on the Islamic State, Al-Qaeda, and their affiliate groups. The anthology title is a play on words related to the fifteenth-century treatise Malleus Maleficarum (Hammer of the Witches). Given the Islamic State’s