Women and Islamic terrorism: an analysis on roles and motivations

Bruno, Carlotta (A.A. 2019/2020) Women and Islamic terrorism: an analysis on roles and motivations. Tesi di Laurea in Political sociology, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Michele Sorice, pp. 59. [Bachelor's Degree Thesis]

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An introduction to Islamic terrorism. A definition of terrorism. Terrorism and Islam: Jihad. The main Islamic terrorist groups. The emergence of women. Women’s involvement. A change in perspective: from Islamic tradition to Bin Laden’s call to women. Media attention. Women in Islamic terrorism. Women’s roles. Women’s motivations. Feminism and motivational differences with males. Global response to women in terrorism. The inclusion of gender in counter-terrorism policing. A pertinent case study: Israel.


Bibliografia: pp. 54-59.

Thesis Type: Bachelor's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Bachelor's Degree Programs > Bachelor's Degree Program in Political Science (L36)
Chair: Political sociology
Thesis Supervisor: Sorice, Michele
Academic Year: 2019/2020
Session: Extraordinary
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 24 May 2021 06:40
Last Modified: 24 May 2021 06:40
URI: https://tesi.luiss.it/id/eprint/29536


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