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    • Misunderstanding Terrorism

    • By: Marc Sageman
    • Narrated by: Flip Crummer
    • Length: 5 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      1 out of 5 stars 1
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      2 out of 5 stars 1

    Misunderstanding Terrorism provides a striking reassessment of the scope and nature of the global neo-jihadi threat to the West. The post-9/11 decade experienced the emergence of new forms of political violence and new terrorist actors. More recently, Marc Sageman's understanding of how and why people have adopted fundamentalist ideologies and terrorist methods has evolved.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Really just a personal justification

    • By John on 08-26-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Leaderless Jihad

    • Terror Networks in the Twenty-First Century
    • By: Marc Sageman
    • Narrated by: Peter Ganim
    • Length: 9 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Al Qaeda is no longer the central organizing force that aids or authorizes terrorist attacks or recruits terrorists. It is now more a source of inspiration for terrorist acts carried out by independent local groups that have branded themselves with the Al Qaeda name. Building on his previous groundbreaking work on the Al Qaeda network, forensic psychiatrist Marc Sageman has greatly expanded his research to explain how Islamic terrorism emerges and operates in the 21 century.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Overall a misguided effort

    • By William on 02-22-09

    Regular price: $20.72