Islamic radicalism and terrorism in the European Union: The Maghrebi factor

Michael M. Laskier

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The European Union (EU) hosts a variety of Islamist radicals, originating from different parts of the Muslim world. In order to better understand the Muslims in Western Europe, this chapter focuses on the status, role, and evolution of North African (Maghrebi) Islamists. The countries that receive the greatest attention here are France, Spain, Italy, The Netherlands and Belgium.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRadical Islam and International Security
Subtitle of host publicationChallenges and responses
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages28
ISBN (Electronic)0203938402, 9781134066407
ISBN (Print)0415444608, 9780415444606
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2007

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© 2008 Selection and editorial matter, Hillel Frisch and Efraim Inbar;individual chapters, the contributors. All rights reserved.


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