Responding to the Islamic state's foreign fighters : retribution or rehabilitation?
Farish A. Noor
James M. Dorsey
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Heated debate about the fate of foreign fighters joining the Islamic State, the jihadist group that controls a swath of Iraq and Syria, spotlights a host of societal problems in Europe. It also highlights the degree of alienation that prompts young men and women to join a brutal force and calls into question the efficacy of criminalisation.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 176-14
Nanyang Technological University