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Defeating ISIS and Al-Qaeda on the Ideological Battlefield: The Case for the Corporation Against Ideological Violence, by Dr. Michael W.S. Ryan, explores the radicalization process and the strategies employed by ISIS and al-Qaeda to recruit jihadists. In order to more effectively combat violent extremism and adversarial propaganda, a new federal agency with dedicated resources in the form of a public-private corporation should be created with the primary goal of subduing violent ideologies and countering the spread of violent extremism.
United States Naval War College, Center on Irregular Warfare and Armed Groups
Center on Irregular Warfare and Armed Groups, ISIS, Al-Qaeda, Ideologies, Insurgency, Irregular Warfare, Terrorism, Extremism, Information Operations, Radicalizatio
Ryan, Michael W.S., "Defeating ISIS and Al-Qaeda on the Ideological Battlefield: The Case for the Corporation Against Ideological Violence" (2018). CIWAG Case Studies. 16.