The volume of papers aims to assess the local factors leading to radicalization and recruitment; offer ways to counter narratives of violent extremists; understand the dynamics of disengagement, deradicalization and reintegration; and promote community involvement in CVE.
Papers by researchers who have collaborated with START include::
Western European Foreign Fighters in Syria: An overview by Peter Neumann
Challenging the Narrative of the “Islamic State” by Alex Schmid
Research Summary: Lessons from a U.S. Study Revealing the Critical Role of “Gatekeepers” by Michael Williams, John Horgan and William Evans
Developing CVE Programs through Building Community Policing Capacities by Stevan Weine and Ahmed Younis