January 16, 2022

Reference Resources: A Bibliography on Islamic State/ISIS/ISIL (88 Pages)

Below find links to a major bibliography, a total of 88 pages (PDF), on the Islamic State/ISIS/ISIL,

Both parts of this resource are published in Perspectives On Terrorism, an open access journal published by the Terrorism Research Initiative and the Center for Terrorism and Security Studies (UMass Lowell).

The bibliography was compiled and selected by Judith Tinnes whose bio is found at end of bibliography.

Many of the entries contain hyperlinks to the actual item.

From the Abstract

This bibliography contains journal articles, book chapters, books, edited volumes, theses, grey literature, bibliographies and other resources on the Islamic State (IS / ISIS / ISIL / Daesh) and its predecessor organizations. To keep up with the rapid changing political events, more recent publications have been prioritized during the selection process. e literature has been retrieved by manually browsing more than 200 core and periphery sources in the eld of Terrorism Studies. Additionally, full-text and reference retrieval systems have been employed to expand the search.


Bibliography: Islamic State (Part 1; 48 pages, PDF)
Source: Perspectives On Terrorism
Volume 9, Issue 4
August 2015

Bibliography: Islamic State (Part 2; 40 pages, PDF)
Source: Perspectives On Terrorism
Volume 10, Issue 3
June 2016

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