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The ideology of the contemporary North Caucasus insurgency has received only limited academic attention, with much of the literature predating or only briefly postdating the proclamation of the Caucasus Emirate (IK) in October 2007. In more recent literature, ideology often features contextually, rather than as a principle focus of study, and claims are not always supported by references to primary source material or by rigorous methodologies. The following reading list highlights articles that substantively address, make important claims about, or may otherwise contribute to our understanding of the ideology of the post-2007 insurgency.