In his analysis on jihadism, Walid Phares cites the Lord of the Rings fantasy novel. Explain what he considers as the New Jihad\’, and why he chose the Tolkien classic to argue his view.

Future Jihad: Terrorist Strategies against America by Walid Phares. No additional sources are permitted. There will be point reductions if this requirement is not met. The required length is 2 double-spaced pages in 12 pt. font, not including the References. Make sure to use the Turabian Reference Style with in-text citations and include a Reference List at the end of your essay.