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From Western Europe to Asia, from the center East to the Horn of Africa, societies are discovering themselves lower than becoming attack from radical Islamist forces. In a few international locations, resembling Spain and France, the problem posed through radical Islam continues to be constrained in scope and embryonic in nature. yet in others, together with Somalia and Pakistan, it poses a mortal probability to the way forward for the prevailing kingdom. The World Almanac of Islamism is the 1st accomplished reference paintings to element the worldwide achieve of Islamism throughout six continents. every one state learn, written by way of prime subject-matter specialists, examines the total scope of the Islamist phenomenon, from the actions of radical Islamist teams to the function of Islamist actors and ideas in society to the reaction – or complicity – of the neighborhood govt. an extra sequence of “movement” reviews explores the worldwide achieve, ideology, and functions of the world’s strongest transnational Islamist events. ultimately, the Almanac includes local summaries and an international review designed to supply context and strategic insights into present and rising tendencies in terms of Islamism internationally.

This assortment makes a tremendous contribution towards adequately defining the Islamist possibility and paving the best way for the implementation of more advantageous techniques to counter the increase of radical Islamism via the U.S. and its allies. It offers policymakers, the inside track media, students, and scholars with a extra entire figuring out of the possibility we now confront from Islamic extremism. also, the entire Almanac is obtainable electronically in database shape. it may be accessed on-line at almanac.afpc.org.


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By American Foreign Policy Council

From Western Europe to Asia, from the center East to the Horn of Africa, societies are discovering themselves lower than becoming attack from radical Islamist forces. In a few international locations, resembling Spain and France, the problem posed through radical Islam continues to be constrained in scope and embryonic in nature. yet in others, together with Somalia and Pakistan, it poses a mortal probability to the way forward for the prevailing kingdom. The World Almanac of Islamism is the 1st accomplished reference paintings to element the worldwide achieve of Islamism throughout six continents. every one state learn, written by way of prime subject-matter specialists, examines the total scope of the Islamist phenomenon, from the actions of radical Islamist teams to the function of Islamist actors and ideas in society to the reaction – or complicity – of the neighborhood govt. an extra sequence of “movement” reviews explores the worldwide achieve, ideology, and functions of the world’s strongest transnational Islamist events. ultimately, the Almanac includes local summaries and an international review designed to supply context and strategic insights into present and rising tendencies in terms of Islamism internationally.

This assortment makes a tremendous contribution towards adequately defining the Islamist possibility and paving the best way for the implementation of more advantageous techniques to counter the increase of radical Islamism via the U.S. and its allies. It offers policymakers, the inside track media, students, and scholars with a extra entire figuring out of the possibility we now confront from Islamic extremism. also, the entire Almanac is obtainable electronically in database shape. it may be accessed on-line at almanac.afpc.org.


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