The research that Pieter Nanninga has done to earn his PhD this month, has attracted lots of attention in the Dutch Media. Nanninga conducted research on what jihadist videos tell us about the jihad and suicide attacks. A short summary of his (Dutch) media-appearances this week:
Dit is de Dag (Radio 1)
Knevel en Van den Brink
University Paper (english)
On June 16 Pieter Nanninga, lecturer for the Middle Eastern Studies program, will be awarded a PhD by the University of Groningen. His thesis is entitled: Jihadism and suicide attacks: al-Qaeda, al-Sahab and the meanings of martyrdom.
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