Georgetown Journal of International Affairs

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Georgetown Journal of International Affairs
Summer/Fall 2016
Volume 17, No. 2
Margaret Schaack and Will Evans, Editors

The Georgetown Journal of International Affairs is the official publication of the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. Each issue of the journal provides readers with a diverse array of timely, peer-reviewed content penned by top policymakers, business leaders, and academic luminaries.

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Editor's Note

Forum: Terrorism
1. Introduction
Daniel Byman
2. Foreign Fighters and the War on Terror
An Interview with Ambassador Thomas Krajeski
3.The "Islamic State": Between Aspirations and Realities
Nelly Lahoud
4. Poverty and Terrorism in Africa: The Debate Continues
Ambassador David Shinn
5. It's Complicated: Looking Closely at Women in Violent Extremism
Laura Sjoberg and Caron E. Gentry

Conflict & Security
6. The Lean Terrorist Cell: How Startup Companies and Violent Non-State Actors are Changing the Old World Order
Daveed Gartenstein-Ross and Nathaniel Barr

Politics & Diplomacy
7. Foreign Policy as a Source of Legitimation for "Competitive Authoritarian Regimes": The Case of Turkey's AKP
Cengiz Günay

Law & Ethics
8. Climate Change, Human Rights, and COP 21: One Step Forward and Two Steps or Vice Versa?
Sumudu Atapattu

Business & Economics
9. Life after Populism? Reforms in the Wake of the Receding Pink Tide
Daniel Lansberg-Rodríguez

Culture & Society
10. Cosmology, Politics, and Suicide in Serbia
An Inteview with Rane Willerslev
11. Dignity, Pluralism, and Religious Freedom: An Interest-Based Case
Mark P. Lagon

12. Turkey's Role in the Syrian Refugee Crisis
An Interview with Kemal Kiri ci