Expanding the paradigm: countering violent extremism in Britain and the need for a youth centric community based approach
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In recent years, both academics and politicians alike have struggled to develop a coherent strategy on how to hone in the threat posed by Islamic extremists at home and abroad. This issue has taken center stage in recent months with the emergence of the Islamic State (IS). This article will explore the UK’s experience with trying to contain Islamic extremism, focusing particularly on the role youth development may play in future endeavors.
Powers, S. (2015). Expanding the paradigm: countering violent extremism in Britain and the need for a youth centric community based approach. Journal of Terrorism Research, 6(1), pp. 19-26.
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