By Donald Holbrook

Ever because it was once first proven, the senior management of Al-Qaeda has sought to speak its center values, rationalizations, and rules to the area. Altogether, those statements express Al-Qaeda's doctrine and the ideals for which the management claims to be battling.

This quantity within the New instructions in Terrorism stories sequence analyzes over 250 statements made via the organization's key leaders, Ayman Al-Zawahiri and Usama Bin Ladin, during the last 20 years. It offers an in-depth and systematic research of those communications, exhibiting which key matters emphasised by means of the 2 leaders developed through the years and highlighting their center ideas. It discover Al-Qaeda's challenge prognosis, the options provided via its leaders, their escalating --although frequently contradictory-- strategy in the direction of violence, and their selected verbal exchange process for various sorts of audiences.

The publication indicates how Al-Qaeda's management started to increase an more and more serious process in the direction of Islam within the wake of the Sept. 11 assaults and discusses tensions which can undermine the resilience of its doctrine. This particular evidence-based research of Al-Qaeda will allure lecturers focusing on terrorism and counterterrorism in addition to the coverage community.

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