Review: The Media World of ISIS

Author(s) Orwa Ajjoub
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Issue CyberOrient, Vol. 14, Iss. 2, 2020, pp. 104-106
Published December 15, 2020
Type Book Review
Abstract The Islamic State group (IS) has grabbed the world’s attention as one of the most dangerous and gruesome terrorist organizations in history. The group has been studied from different disciplines such as political science, history, and theology. Michael Krona and Rosemary Pennington’s edited volume, The Media World of ISIS, is an attempt by media studies scholars to explore different aspects and dimensions of the IS usage of media.
Keywords Al-Qaeda, Middle East, Syria, Iraq, media, IS, ISIL, ISIS, Islamic State