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  • A cultural models approach for investigating the cognitive basis of terrorism 

    Sieck, Winston R. (Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, University of St Andrews, 2011-02-02) - Journal article
    Terrorists attempt to communicate specific aspects of their ideological frameworks to shape the common perspective of their intended audiences. For the approach to be successful, the ideas they are promoting must fit ...
  • The government system of the prophet Muhammed : a comparative study in constitutional law 

    Al-Mallah, Hashim Yahya (University of St Andrews, 1972) - Thesis
    The majority of Muslims believe that the best era in their history was that of the Prophet Muhammad and his orthodox successors, and that the best rulers who ever governed Muslims are the Prophet and his successors. Therefore ...
  • Graham Fuller. A world without Islam. London: Little, Brown and Company, 2010 

    Ramsay, Gilbert (Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, University of St Andrews, 2011-01-13) - Book review
    Paperback £13.99; pp. 336. ISBN-13: 978-0316041195, Reviewed by Gilbert Ramsay, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, UK
  • Islam and the Kirk? 

    Chestnutt, Glenn A. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2011-06-01) - Journal article
    In this paper, Glenn Chestnutt reflects theologically on aspects of the current context of the Church of Scotland. Drawing on Karl Barth, Daniel Migliore and Mona Siddiqui, he argues that there is a potentially enriching ...
  • Islamist groups in the UK and recruitment 

    Ilyas, Mohammed (Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, University of St Andrews, 2013-09-24) - Journal article
    Since 2001 and 7/7 the search to find out why and how Muslims born in Europe join political and violence orientated Islamist groups has occupied policy makers and social scientist. The search has produced explanations that ...
  • Justin Gest. Apart: alienated and engaged Muslims in the West. London, Hurst & Company, 2010 

    McConnell, Alison (Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, University of St Andrews, 2011-02-02) - Book review
    Cloth, 256 pages, ISBN: 978-0-231-70188-4, $35.00, Reviewed by Alison McConnell, Gulu Support the Children Organisation (GUSCO), Gulu, Uganda
  • The relationship between Arabic Allāh and Syriac Allāhā 

    Kiltz, David (2012-10) - Journal article
    Various etymologies have been proposed for Arabic allāh but also for Syriac allāhā. It has often been proposed that the Arabic word was borrowed from Syriac. This article takes a comprehensive look at the linguistic evidence ...
  • Repairing the cracked lens: redefining British Muslim identity in Conservative Britain 

    Baker, Abdul Haqq (Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, University of St Andrews, 2011-03-14) - Journal item
    The recent landmark election results in 2010 witnessed the end of an era for Labour under Gordon Brown and the herald of a new political landscape with the Coalition government of the Conservatives and Liberal Democrats. ...