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Blaylock, Danielle L. - Extremism and the Psychology of Uncertainty, ebook

Extremism and the Psychology of Uncertainty

Blaylock, Danielle L.


Extremism and the Psychology of Uncertainty showcases cutting-edge scientific research on the extent to which uncertainty may lead to extremism. Contributions come from leading international scholars who focus on a wide variety of forms, facets and manifestations

Richards, Julian - Extremism, Radicalization and Security, ebook

Extremism, Radicalization and Security

Richards, Julian


Identity, Extremism, Radicalization, Terrorism
2. Intersections Between Identity and Security
Julian Richards
3. Radicalization, Extremism, Terrorism
Julian Richards
4. Reactive Identity Movements
Julian Richards
Section II. State, Society,

Downs, William M. - Political Extremism in Democracies, ebook

Political Extremism in Democracies

Downs, William M.


Pariahs in Their Midst: Organized Extremism and the Problem of Tolerance in Contemporary Democracies
William M. Downs
2. Ignore, Isolate, Co-Opt, Collaborate, or Ban? Mapping Strategic Responses to Pariah Parties
William M. Downs
3. Determinants of

Glazzard, Andrew - Conflict, Violent Extremism and Development, ebook

Conflict, Violent Extremism and Development

Glazzard, Andrew


Conflict and Violent Extremism: Theories and Evidence
Andrew Glazzard, Sasha Jesperson, Thomas Maguire, Emily Winterbotham
Part II. Testing Theories and Evidence in Kenya, Nigeria and Syria/Iraq
2. Kenya: More Local than Global
Andrew Glazzard, Sasha

Corman, Steven R. - Master Narratives of Islamist Extremism, ebook

Master Narratives of Islamist Extremism

Corman, Steven R.


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Jeffry R. Halverson, H. L. Goodall, Steven R. Corman
2. What is a Master Narrative?
Jeffry R. Halverson, H. L. Goodall, Steven R. Corman
3. The Pharaoh
Jeffry R. Halverson, H. L. Goodall, Steven…

Beck, Colin J. - Radicals, Revolutionaries, and Terrorists, ebook

Radicals, Revolutionaries, and Terrorists

Beck, Colin J.


Terrorism, mass uprisings, and political extremism are in the news every day. It is no coincidence that these phenomena come together at the beginning of a new era. Radicals, Revolutionaries, and Terrorists provides a comprehensive survey of the intersection of radical social movements and

Bruckner, Pascal - An Imaginary Racism: Islamophobia and Guilt, ebook

An Imaginary Racism: Islamophobia and Guilt

Bruckner, Pascal


‘Islamophobia’ is a term that has existed since the nineteenth century. But in recent decades, argues Pascal Bruckner in his controversial new book, it has become a weapon used to silence criticism of Islam. The term allows those who brandish it in the name of Islam to ‘freeze’ the latter, making reform difficult. Whereas