Manifestations of Islamic Martyrology

By Raphael Israeli

© 2003 – Routledge

508 pages

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About the Book

Raphael Israeli's overview of Islamic martyrology focuses upon the situation that has developed worldwide since the World Trade Centre was destroyed. His thesis is that a sea-change has occurred in international terrorism that supersedes all other perspectives.

Table of Contents

1. Sampling Muslim Reactions to the New York and Washington Horrors 2. Muslim Terminology and World of Discourse 3. Fida'l, Shahid and Islamikaze 4. The Doctrine of Islamikaze 5. Friends and Foes - Interpretations and Misinterpretations 6. Champions of Islamikaze - Their Admirers and (muted) Detractors 7. Identifying the Enemy - Domestic and External 8. The Jews, Zionism and Israel - An Evil unto Itself 9. The Western War against Islamikaze

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Military / Other
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies