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Profiling terror : gender, strategic logic, and emotion in the study of suicide terrorism
(2008) - Journal article,
Robert Pape's well-received book, Dying to Win: The Strategic Logic of Suicide Terrorism (2005), presents what appears to be a gender-neutral study of both male and female suicide terrorists. Pape's main argument is that ...
¿Es eficaz el terrorismo? Consideraciones, problemas y marco de investigación futura
(2016-04-01) - Journal article,
For both intellectual and practical reasons, the question "Does terrorism work?'' is vital. And yet it has largely been eclipsed by other debates within the scholarly literature on terrorism. This article considers some ...
Security, identity, and the discourse of conflation in far-right violence
(2011-10-24) - Journal article,
In the aftermath of Anders Breivik’s shooting spree and bombing in Norway, many people asked where did the anger and the violence come from? The article examines the contemporary trends in political and social discourses ...
American invasion of Iraq : causes and consequences
(2007-01) - Journal article,
Examines the causes of the US invasion n terms of US global grand strategy, the US strategic position in the Middle East and the interests of the ruling coalition. Focuses on the consequences: the destruction of Iraq; ...
Media metrics : how Arab and Western media construct success and failure in the ‘Global War on Terror’
(2013-12) - Journal article,
The media has played an important role in the ‘Global War on Terror’, and has received significant scholarly attention as a result. However, the way in which different media represent and construct notions of success and ...
Review of 'Lone Wolf Terrorism'
(2013-09-24) - Journal item,
Syria's predicament : state (de-) formation and international rivalries
(2014-11-30) - Journal article,
Syria’s war raises important questions about the interaction between the domestic and external dimensions of the conflict. What are the main areas of contention, and how do they relate to regional and international dynamics? ...
The European Study of Youth Mobilisation Report : Listening to Radicals: Attitudes and Motivations of Young People Engaged in Political and Social Movements Outside of the Mainstream in Central and Nordic Europe
(British Council, 2011-03-11) - Report,
The Report relays the findings and methodology of the three year European Study of Youth Mobilisation which interviewed more than 800 youth activists in five Central European cities (Bratislava, Brno, Budapest, Krakow and ...
Back to enmity : Turkey-Syria relations since the Syrian Uprising
(2015-01) - Journal article,
Examines the drivers of the return of Turkey-Syria relations to enmity, specifically the Turkish response to the Syrian Uprising. Looks also at Turkish policy in Syria, notably its support for radical Islamists fighting ...