Gita Karisma, GK and Tety Rachmawati, Tety (2018) ISIS’s IDENTITY CONSTRUCTION THROUGH "YOUTUBE" (Case Study in Indonesia). In: International Indonesia Conference on Interdisciplinary Studies Lampung University, Indonesia, 9 - 12 September 2018.

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The Post-Cold War turning to globalizations era, evokes a variety of issues, particularly, identity and religion. Some scholars state strongly the relations between religion and identity. Some, not all, religious actors demonstrate terrorism trait and performed symbol which is identically close to Islam. One of the phenomenons of Islamist terrorism is Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). ISIS was known as terrorist bringing Islamic doctrine that has mission to jihad (holy struggle). Islam is not different with other religions; it promotes peace and harmony in the world. On the contrary, ISIS spreads fear and intimidation. ISIS has been using digital media such as Youtube to spread its idea and doctrine. This article attempted to describes ISISs identity construction through Youtube. The method was using qualitative approach and data collection technique was literature study. The result of this paper described a process of building up ISIS identity cross national border and explained how could ISIS convince and recruit member beyond the state through Youtube. Keyword: Identity, ISIS, Youtube, Indonesia

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
Divisions: Fakultas Ilmu Sosial dan Ilmu Politik (FISIP) > Prodi Hubungan Internasional
Depositing User: GITA GK KARISMA
Date Deposited: 05 Aug 2022 02:11
Last Modified: 05 Aug 2022 02:11

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