"Zeszyty Naukowe - Politechnika Śląska. Organizacja i Zarządzanie" (Z. 126 (2018), s. 263-275)
The article deals with some aspects of migration to areas occupied by so-called Islamic State (ISIS). The organization conducted a very diverse information and propaganda campaign aimed at encouraging potential fighters to fight under its banner. An important element were ebooks issued in 2013 and 2014, telling about the heroism and beautiful death of foreign ISIS fighters. As part of the research described in the article, these publications have been given a multi-aspect analysis that allowed to identify the most common motifs in the biography and features of the ISIS fighter. The research metod used here is the analysis of the content, the methodological framework determined the concepts of sociology – in particular the sociology of religion and symbolic interactionism.