Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in Create Account

Leaderless Jihad: Radicalization in the West

Marc Sageman, an expert on al Qaeda and related terrorist organizations, discusses how people end up on the path to political violence in a post-9/11 world. His talk builds upon his best-selling book, "Understanding Terror Networks" and is based upon his recent publication, "Leaderless Jihad." Sageman is an independent researcher on terrorism and the founder of Sageman Consulting, LLC. He holds various academic positions at the George Washington University, the University of Maryland and national think tanks, like the Foreign Policy Research Institute, the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and the Homeland Security Policy Institute.

Comments (1)

Hope the next lecture will be about the American imperial dreams.. about slave trading in the 19 century … about racism and killing the Indians… about supporting the terrorism of Israel…

Posted almost 7 years by Anonymous User

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

Created
May 30, 2008 16:02
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
47213 times

More from MIT Center for International Studies

Starr Forum- Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty

Starr Forum- Why Nations Fail: The ...

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:38:30 | 3256 views

CIS STARR Forum - Abbas Milani with special guest Ali Banuazizi

CIS STARR Forum - Abbas Milani with...

Added over 4 years ago | 01:30:00 | 8836 views

Inequality and Instability: A Study of the World Economy Just Before the Great Crisis

Inequality and Instability: A Study...

Added 3 years ago | 01:14:33 | 3370 views

Starr Forum May 1, 2013 - Part 1

Starr Forum May 1, 2013 - Part 1

Added 2 years ago | 01:30:34 | 23130 views

"The Deaths of Others," a new book by John Tirman

"The Deaths of Others," a new book ...

Added 4 years ago | 00:26:34 | 5702 views

Revisiting Port Huron

Revisiting Port Huron

Added over 3 years ago | 02:03:05 | 3119 views