Journal Abstract This article examines the rise of the Islamic State (IS) through its anashid (a cappella), analyzing their lyrics and their musical attributes such as sonic elements, pitch, and harmony, among[…]
Publisher’s description A comprehensive investigation of modern terrorism and the global terrorist environment. The book uses a multidisciplinary approach and discusses an array of global case studies from the ideology[…]
Publisher’s description The Handbook of the Criminology of Terrorism features a collection of essays that represent the most recent criminological research relating to the origins and evolution of, along with[…]
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 This paper focuses on the prediction of violent recidivism among individuals convicted of politically motivated violence – terrorism. We argue that the assumptions of general violence prediction models,[…]
Journal abstract The authors examined the backgrounds and social experiences of female terrorists to test conflicting accounts of the etiology of this offending group. Data on 222 female terrorists and[…]
Journal abstract I attempt to identify the central conceptual and methodological challenges that must be overcome if the risk assessment of terrorism is to make the same progress that in[…]
This study (based on data from sub-Saharan Africa) is an important contribution to research into the causes of terrorism in failed states.
Written about terrorism, not radicalisation per se, this article is nevertheless helpful for thinking about causes of violent radicalisation.
The Roots, Practices and Consequences of Terrorism :A Literature Review of Research in the Arts & Humanities
A literature review carried out to identify research that was relevant and informative about the roots, practices and consequences of terrorism.