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Appeared in: Volume 11, Number 4
Published on: December 23, 2015
Countering ISIS
ISIS vs. History

What the rise and fall of a 12th-century Islamic empire does (and doesn’t) tell us about the rise (and fall?) of ISIS.

Allen Fromherz is associate professor and director of the Middle East Studies Center at Georgia State University. He is also a senior humanities fellow at New York University in Abu Dhabi.
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