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Imogen Richards

-led multinationals led to the implementation of labour conditions that disadvantaged local populations ( War on Want 2017 ). While these impacts are not often cited by politically violent actors, including neo-jihadists, they show how economic expropriation is experienced by the disadvantaged LDC populations to which spokespersons for AQ and IS, imprecisely though explicitly, refer ( Bin Laden 2007 ; Naji 2006 , 101; Al Hayat 2015a ). The harmful impacts of labour conditions in deregulated industries are illustrated by the fires in Pakistan and Bangladesh between 2010 and

in Neoliberalism and neo-jihadism
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Imogen Richards

-profile neoliberal case studies, from the 2008 Global Financial Crisis (GFC) through deregulated labour conditions in less developed countries to US military industries. Extending Thomas Piketty’s 2014 Capital in the twenty-first century , I also examine how the monetarist precepts of neoliberal reasoning and its ‘meritocratic extremism’ have contributed to exacerbating wealth inequality within the US and internationally. Interpolating insights about neoliberalism from Chapters 1 and 2, Chapter 3 commences an account of AQ propaganda. My discussion and analysis here are

in Neoliberalism and neo-jihadism