Extremists in Our Midst

Confronting Terror

  • Abdul Haqq Baker

Part of the New Security Challenges Series book series (NSECH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Abdul Haqq Baker
    Pages 1-21
  3. Abdul Haqq Baker
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  4. Abdul Haqq Baker
    Pages 63-84
  5. Abdul Haqq Baker
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  6. Abdul Haqq Baker
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  7. Abdul Haqq Baker
    Pages 180-218
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 239-280

About this book

Introduction

Baker provides a unique insider perspective on factors affecting British Muslim converts and their susceptibility to violent radicalisation, including firsthand accounts of convicted terrorists Richard Reid (the 'Shoe Bomber'), Zacarius Moussaoui (the 20th 9/11 bomber), and Abdullah el-Faisal who is alleged to have been a radicalising influence.

Keywords

Terrorism Studies Security Studies Islamic Studies Islam Terrorism Extremism 11. September 2001 11. Sep Affect community extremism identity interview methodology Muslims research Terror terrorism Terrorist

Authors and affiliations

  • Abdul Haqq Baker
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.University of St. AndrewsUK
  2. 2.STREET UK LtdUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230316904
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-33372-1
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-31690-4
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