By Douglas M. Johnston Jr.
How may still the us take care of the jihadist problem and different non secular imperatives that permeate cutting-edge geopolitical panorama? Religion, Terror, and mistake: U.S. overseas coverage and the problem of non secular Engagement argues that what is required is a longer-term technique of cultural engagement, sponsored through a deeper realizing of the way others view the area and what's vital to them. The ability during which that may be finished are the topic of this book.
The paintings realizes 3 vital initiatives. It indicates how the USA can reposition itself to deal extra successfully with the causal components that underlie non secular extremism; deals a successor to the rational-actor version of decision-making that has heretofore excluded ''irrational'' elements like faith; and indicates a brand new paradigm for U.S. management in anticipation of tomorrow's multipolar global. Describing how the U.S. should still realign itself to deal extra successfully with the standards underlying spiritual extremism, this leading edge treatise explains how current functions could be redirected to answer the problem and identifies extra features that may be had to whole the task.