American Jihadist Terrorism [electronic resource] : Combating a Complex Threat
- Corporate Author:
- Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service
- [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2013.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (161 pages), digital, PDF file
- Describes homegrown, violent jihadist-inspired terrorist activity or plots perpetrated within the U.S. or abroad by American citizens, legal permanent residents, or visitors radicalized largely within the U.S. Discusses radicalization process and forces driving violent extremist activity. Analyzes post-9/11 domestic jihadist terrorism, describes law enforcement and intelligence efforts to combat terrorism, and discusses challenges associated with those efforts. Outlines actions underway to build trust and partnership between Islamic community groups and Government agencies, and discusses tensions that may occur between law enforcement and engagement activities. and This report is one in a series of updates. For the most recent coverage of this report series, please see 10-R4-1416 in the 2010 issue.
- Related Titles:
- ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection
- CRS Report. and Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed Apr. 2014). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
- Technical Details:
- System requirements: PDF reader software.
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