|Occupation||Author, consultant, scholar, and on the faculty of North Dakota State University|
|Alma mater||Augustana College (BA, 2000); University of Delaware (MA, 2002; PhD, 2006)|
|Notable work(s)||Global Jihadism: Theory and Practice|
Education and career[edit | edit source]
He coined the phrase "jihobbyist" in his 2008 book Global Jihadism: Theory and Practice. It is used to denote a person who is not an active member of a violent jihadi organization such as Al-Qaeda or the Somali Al Shabaab, but who has a fascination with and enthusiasm for jihad and radical Islam.
Works[edit | edit source]
- Stealing Al-Qa'ida's playbook, Jarret M. Brachman, William F. McCants, Combating Terrorism Center, U.S. Military Academy, 2006
- Militant ideology atlas: research compendium, William McCants, Jarret Brachman, United States Military Academy, Combating Terrorism Center, 2006
- Terrorism and the American experience: constructing, contesting and countering terrorism since 1793, Jarret M. Brachman, University of Delaware, 2007
- Global jihadism: theory and practice, Jarret Brachman, Taylor & Francis, 2008, ISBN 0-415-45241-4, ISBN 978-0-415-45241-0
- Jarret Brachman (2009-09-10). "The Next Osama; On the eighth anniversary of 9/11, it's time to finally confront al Qaeda's scary move toward modernization – and the charismatic sheikh who is leading the way". Foreign Policy. http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2009/09/10/the_next_osama. Retrieved 2012-06-09.
- Jarret Brachman (2012-06-08). "A unifying force lost". Foreign Policy. http://afpak.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2012/06/08/a_unifying_force_lost. Retrieved 2012-06-09.
See also[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- "2009: The Year of Homegrown Terror". ABC News. http://abcnews.go.com/Blotter/2009-year-homegrown-terror/story?id=9424226. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- All Things Considered (November 10, 2009). "Expert Discusses Ties Between Hasan, Radical Imam". NPR. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=120287913. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- "Attack on CIA in Afghanistan Blamed on Double Agent". PBS NewsHour. January 5, 2010. http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/terrorism/jan-june10/cia_01-05.html. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- "A serious terror case in years". Deccan Herald. http://www.deccanherald.com/content/27308/a-serious-terror-case-years.html. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- "'Jackal' gets to go to New York". HeraldTribune.com. http://www.heraldtribune.com/article/20091115/ARTICLE/911151040/-1/NEWSSITEMAP. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- "Bio of Jarret Brachman". UGPTI. August 12, 2008. http://www.ugpti.org/about/staff/viewbio.php?id=66. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- Angela Kennecke (May 14, 2008). "News for Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa". Keloland Television. http://www.keloland.com/News/NewsDetail6371.cfm?Id=0,69475. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- Michael Moss and Souad Mekhennet, "Rising leader for next phase of al Qaeda's war", The New York Times, April 4, 2008
- "Counter-terrorism experts say Jihad Jane represents a threat from online 'jihobbyists'". Oneindia News. March 20, 2010. http://news.oneindia.in/2010/03/20/counterterrorism-experts-say-jihad-jane-represents-athreat.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+oneindia-all-news+%28Oneindia+-+News%29. Retrieved May 27, 2010.
- "Attack on CIA in Afghanistan Blamed on Double Agent". PBS NewsHour. January 5, 2010. http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/terrorism/jan-june10/cia_01-05.html. Retrieved May 27, 2010.
- John Diamond (February 15, 2006). "Quieter presence urged in Mideast ; Terror study: Fighting U.S. boosts radicals". USA Today. http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/USAToday/access/987309601.html?dids=987309601:987309601&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Feb+15%2C+2006&author=John+Diamond&pub=USA+TODAY&desc=Quieter+presence+urged+in+Mideast+%3B+Terror+study%3A+Fighting+U.S.+boosts+radicals&pqatl=google. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- "Biography". Jarret Brachman. http://jarretbrachman.net/?page_id=17. Retrieved June 11, 2010.