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Author Singh, Bilveer, 1956-

Title The Talibanization of Southeast Asia : losing the war on terror to Islamist extremists / Bilveer Singh
Published Westport, CT : Praeger Security International, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxiii, 229 pages) : illustrations
Contents Behind the veil of successful counterterrorism -- Religious extremism and terrorism : a conceptual framework -- Southeast Asia's experience with old and new Islamist extremism and Jihadism-- The rise of Al Jamaah Al Islamiyyah as Southeast Asia's leading transnational terrorist organization -- Counterterrorism in Southeast Asia : one step forward, two-steps backward -- Southeast Asia's failure in its war on terror against Islamist extremism and road ahead
Summary Analyzes the increasing Talibanization of Southeast Asia, which involves the adoption of Islamist doctrines, ideologies, and values that are largely militant in character and that sometimes include the adoption of violence to achieve their goals
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Jemaah Islamiyah (Organization)
Political violence -- Southeast Asia.
Terrorism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Terrorism -- Southeast Asia.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0275999955 (alk. paper)
0275999963 (electronic bk.)
9780275999957 (alk. paper)
9780275999964 (electronic bk.)