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Stuart Elden on Boko Haram, territory and the rise of Islamic State

Stuart Elden has recently published an article in The Geographical Journal entitled "The Geopolitics of Boko Haram and Nigeria's 'War on Terror'" (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/geoj.12120/abstract). Alongside this he contributed a short piece to the Royal Geographical Society's 'Geography Directions' blog on the parallels between Boko Haram and Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (http://blog.geographydirections.com/2014/11/17/another-islamic-state-the-shifting-tactics-of-boko-haram/).

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His work on this theme, which links to his wider historical and conceptual work on territory, was also featured in an article in Geographical Magazine (http://www.geographical.co.uk/worldwatch/geopolitics/item/394-the-winter-of-middle-east-discontent).

Thu 27 Nov 2014, 12:09 | Tags: Impact, Research