Shmuel Bar discusses The Strategy of the Jihadi Movement: Ideology and Pragmatics.
This event was part of the Hoover Institution's Fall Retreat 2007.
Dr. Shmuel Bar is Director of Studies at the Institute of Policy and Strategy in Herzliya and a founder of IntuView - an Israeli start-up company which is developing artificial intuition tools for real time document exploitation of Arabic language terrorist related documents. His current areas of study include: Jordanian, Syrian and Palestinian affairs, radical Islam and Terrorism, inter-Arab Politics, the Arab-Israeli Conflict and the Peace Process; Iranian defense doctrine and negotiation behavior.
Peter Berkowitz is the Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and an associate professor of law at George Mason University Law School.
His scholarship focuses on the interplay of law, ethics, and politics in modern society. His current research is concerned with the material and moral preconditions of liberal democracy in America and abroad.