Publisher’s description What drives the lone wolf terrorist to commit mass violence? What are their ideologies and motivations? How do they plan and carry out their attacks, and who do[...]
'Radicalisation' has often seemed the key to understanding, and preventing, modern terrorism. This site gathers high-quality academic research on radicalisation and make it easily accessible for policymakers, journalists and anyone else whose work deals with this area.
Journal abstract We test whether significant differences in mental illness exist in a matched sample of lone- and group-based terrorists. We then test whether there are distinct behavioral differences between[...]
Publisher’s description: This book seeks to explore the new frontiers in counter-terrorism research, analyses and practice, focusing on the imperative to rehabilitate terrorists. The post-9/11 world is in a very[...]
Publisher’s description: This book explains the origins and nature of terrorism in Pakistan and examines the social, political and economic factors that have contributed to the rise of political violence[...]
Journal abstract During the 1990s, Egypt fought a bitter campaign against militant Islamist groups in which over a thousand people died. Since the end of the insurgency in 1997, Egypt’s[...]
Journal abstract Terrorist organizations use a proactive strategy in identifying potential candidates for recruitment. In such a strategy, miscellaneous vulnerabilities, grievances, and feeling destitute, inter alia, render certain individuals perfect[...]
Journal abstract Of great concern to policy makers and detention system administrators who face the need to release detainees suspected of terrorism is how to do so in ways that[...]