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START Launches Research Brief Series


START Launches Research Brief Series

December 1, 2006

START is happy to announce the launch of a new online publication series, START Research Briefs. The Research Briefs are designed as a mechanism to present interim findings from ongoing START research projects to a broad audience. The full-text of each brief can be downloaded from the Publications section of the START website. The first publications in this series address the following topics:

  • Efficacy of counterterrorism approaches
  • Public Schools preparedness for disasters
  • Public risk communication

Predictors of support for anti-Western terrorism New entries in this series will be added on a regular basis.