Publisher’s description This book examines the circulation and effects of radical discourse by analysing the role of mass media coverage in promoting or hindering radicalisation and acts of political violence.[…]
Black Swans and Radicalisation How important is an idea for action? How many people think something, but don’t act on it? Are ideas like costumes – occasionally picked up, worn,[…]
This article discusses the concept of radicalisation.
The authors suggest that the desire for simplistic explanations of how a ‘good Muslim boy’ became a ‘suicide bomber’ has led to a reliance on assumptions and conventional wisdom