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Publication Title Publication Datesort ascending START Authors Type Research Areas Regions
Strategic Communication and U.S. National Security Affairs: Critical-Cultural and Rhetorical Perspectives July 2017 Bean, Hamilton Book Chapter Counterterrorism North America
A Three-Stage Evacuation Decision-Making and Behavior Model for the Onset of an Attack June 2017 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article Terrorism and Society, Resilience Global
Key concepts to understand violent White supremacy April 2017 Beutel, Alejandro Research Brief Violent Groups and Movements, Countering Violent Extremism
Exploring the Subculture of Ideologically Motivated Cyber-Attackers April 2017 Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven Journal Article Terrorism and Society Global
Understanding Political Radicalization: The Two-Pyramids Model April 2017 McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Journal Article Radical Beliefs and Behavior Global
Toward a Psychology of Humiliation in Asymmetric Conflict April 2017 McCauley, Clark Journal Article Terrorism and Society Global
Recruitment and Selection in Violent Extremist Organizations: Exploring What Industrial and Organizational Psychology Might Contribute April 2017 Ligon, Gina Scott Journal Article Violent Groups and Movements Global
To the Fringe and Back: Violent Extremism and the Psychology of Deviance April 2017 Kruglanski, Arie Journal Article Violent Groups and Movements Global
Psychology of Terrorism: Introduction to the Special Issue April 2017 Horgan, John Journal Article Terrorism and Society Global
States and Peoples in Conflict: Transformations of Conflict Studies April 2017 Lichbach, Mark Book Terrorism and Society Global
Driving-Forces Model on Individual Behavior in Scenarios Considering Moving Threat Agents April 2017 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article Individual Behavior Global
Studying Terrorism Empirically: What We Know About What We Don’t Know March 2017 Safer-Lichtenstein, Aaron ; LaFree, Gary Journal Article Terrorism and Society Global
Expert Views on Biological Threat Characterization for the U.S. Government: A Delphi Study March 2017 Ackerman, Gary Journal Article Chemical and Biological Threats North America
Deterrence and Risk Preferences in Sequential Attacker–Defender Games with Continuous Efforts March 2017 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article Counterterrorism Global
Caliphate in Decline: An Estimate of Islamic State's Financial Fortunes March 2017 Neumann, Peter Report Terrorism and Society Middle East and North Africa
Gray Zone Crises in MENA and Eastern Europe March 2017 Ellis, Devin; Murauskaite, Egle; Wilkenfeld, Jonathan; Capps, Ron Research Brief Crime and Terrorism Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and North Africa
Islamic Politics, Muslim States, and Counterterrorism Tensions March 2017 Book Counterterrorism Middle East and North Africa
Geotargeted Alerts and Warnings March 2017 Wood, Michele Book Chapter Risk Communication Global
Jihadist Plots in the United States: Interim Findings Infographic February 2017 Dahl, Erik; Wilson, Margaret; Crenshaw, Martha Research Brief Violent Groups and Movements North America
Islamist and Far-Right Homicides in the United States: Infographic February 2017 Gruenewald, Jeff; Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven; Parkin, William Research Brief North America
New Framework That Uses Patterns and Relations to Understand Terrorist Behaviors February 2017 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article Counterterrorism North America
Understanding the Adoption Process of National Security Technology: An Integration of Diffusion of Innovations and Volitional Behavior Theories February 2017 Liu, Brooke; Smith, Daniel; Ackerman, Gary; Roberts, Holly; Egnoto, Michael Journal Article Radiological and Nuclear Threats North America
Origin-group differences in the 2007 and 2011 Pew Polls of U.S. Muslims: Reactions to the War on Terrorism February 2017 McCauley, Clark Report Terrorism and Society North America
Bringing Criminology into the Study of Terrorism January 2017 LaFree, Gary; Freilich, Joshua Book Chapter Crime and Terrorism North America
The Psychology of Terrorism January 2017 Kruglanski, Arie Book Chapter Counterterrorism Global


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