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Children of Jihad

by Jared Cohen

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Published by Penguin Group USA, Inc. in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24277291M
ISBN 109781429565875, 9781429565905

Jared Cohen talked about his book, Children of Jihad: A Young American’s Travels Among the Youth of the Middle East, published by Gotham.   They'll pick up the book, seeing that title, "Children of Jihad," and think it's a book about the youth of the Middle East and not think anything of it. .

The New Yorker, J P. LETTER FROM PAKISTAN about Abdul Basit Mahmud Abdul Karim, known as Ramzi Ahmed Yousef, who is Author: Mary Anne Weaver. The result is Children of Jihad, a portrait of paradox that probes much deeper than any journalist or pundit ever could. Chosen as one of Kirkus Review's Best Books of , Cohen's account begins in Lebanon, where he interviews Hezbollah members at, of all places, a McDonald's. In Iran, he defies government threats and sneaks into underground.

The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to ISIS is the first one-volume history of jihad in the English language, and the first book to tell the whole truth about Islam’s bloody history in an age when Islamic jihadis are more assertive in Western countries than they have been for centuries. This book is indispensable to understanding the. Children of jihad The long birth of Islamic Olivier Roy’s new book, “Jihad and Death”, asks why young European Muslims are drawn to Islamic .


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His book is for people who want to learn more about the Middle East Government and its youth. His journey throughout the Middle East was amusing for me to read through. In Jared Cohen’s “Children of Jihad,” Cohen goes out on an adventure to the Middle East in order to delve into the political and eventually social networks of the region/5.

In "Children of Jihad," Cohen weaves together an honest and insightful thread of stories about his travels and life in the Middle East/5(37). Jared Cohen is the founder and director of Google Ideas.

He is a Rhodes Scholar and the author of two books, Children of Jihad and One Hundred Days of Silence, and has written for The Wall Street Journal, Foreign Affairs, More about Jared Cohen.

The result is Children of Jihad, a portrait of paradox that probes much deeper than any journalist or pundit ever could. Chosen as one of Kirkus Review's Best Books ofCohen's account begins in Lebanon, where he interviews Hezbollah members at, of all places, a McDonald's.

In Iran, he defies government threats and sneaks into underground parties, Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. Children of Jihad: a young American's travels among the youth of the Middle East User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Rather than globetrotting for 1/5(1).

CHILDREN OF JIHAD A YOUNG AMERICAN’S TRAVELS AMONG THE YOUTH OF THE MIDDLE EAST In this engrossing book, Cohen artfully combines his natural confidence and flare as a writer to produce a revealing look at the youth of Iran, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria and Iraq.

Elie Wiesel spent his early years in a small Transylvanian town as. Children of Jihad by Jared Cohen Book Resume: Documents the author's travels to the Middle East in search of an understanding of radical Islamic violence, journeys during which he focused his research on Muslim youth and learned about his interviewees' perspectives and experiences at the risk of his own life.

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Read more 3 people /5(14). "Islamic Jihad" is well researched and scholarly written. Its strength is in its style, rich insight, depth of analysis and the fact that it is well-sourced from Islam's own literature, including the Quran The book also presents powerful arguments and critical examination of the teachings of Islam and its sanctioning of jihad.

Children of Jihad is an excellent balance between an account of Cohen's personal adventures, sometimes thrilling and sometimes terrifying, and factual information about the historical and current conflicts between overlapping cultures, religions and countries.5/5(5). The result is Children of Jihad, a portrait of paradox that probes much deeper than any journalist or pundit ever could.

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Children of Jihad: a young American's travels among the youth of the Middle East / From the Publisher: Defying foreign government orders and interviewing terrorists face to face, a young American tours hostile lands to learn about Middle Eastern youth and uncovers a subculture that defies every stereotype.

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