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Counterterrorism

Project Title Investigators Project Period
Social Identity and Perceptions of Counterterrorism Demis Glasford July, 2012 to December, 2017
Using Experimental Research to Study the Dynamics of Radicalization, Terrorism, and Counterterrorism Anthony Lemieux July, 2012 to December, 2017
The Terrorism and Extremist Violence in the United States (TEVUS) Database Gary LaFree, Brent Smith, Joshua Freilich, Steven Chermak, Erin Miller, William Braniff, Kathleen Smarick March, 2009 to June, 2017
Countering Terrorism in the United States Erica Chenoweth, Laura Dugan July, 2012 to December, 2015
Developing a Typology of Terrorism Involvement: A basis for sentencing, management, risk reduction, release & monitoring of terrorist offenders John Horgan July, 2012 to December, 2015
Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA) Process John Sawyer, Steve Sin September, 2014 to June, 2015
PRND Capability Development Framework Mapping John Sawyer, Marcus Boyd December, 2012 to June, 2015
Integration of International Architecture Analysis Brandon Behlendorf, Emily Iarocci, Gary Ackerman, John Sawyer September, 2013 to March, 2015
Mental Models of Intelligence Collectors and Analysts for Characterizing Adversarial Threats James Regens July, 2012 to December, 2014
An Assessment of Jamāʻat Ahl as-Sunnah lid-daʻwa wal-Jihād (Boko Haram): Strengths, Vulnerabilities and Policy Options Amy Pate July, 2014 to November, 2014
Massive Online Open Course: Understanding Terrorism and the Terrorist Threat Gary LaFree, William Braniff January, 2014 to March, 2014
U.S. Attitudes towards Terrorism and Counterterrorism Gary LaFree October, 2010 to February, 2014
Factors Impacting the U.S. Intelligence Process David Carter, Jeremy Carter, Steven Chermak July, 2012 to December, 2013
Border Crossings and Terrorist Attacks in the United States: Lessons for Protecting Against Dangerous Entrants Brent Smith, Erin Miller, Gary LaFree, Kathleen Smarick March, 2010 to August, 2012
Influencing Violent Extremist Organizations in South Asia Amy Pate, Gary Ackerman September, 2011 to January, 2012
Using Global Terrorism Data to Model Counterterrorism Policies in Sri Lanka Gary LaFree, Sue-Ming Yang July, 2010 to December, 2011
Dealing with the Devil: When Bargaining with Terrorist Works Erica Chenoweth, Laura Dugan June, 2009 to December, 2011
Effectiveness of Counterterrorism Strategies Martha Crenshaw June, 2008 to November, 2011
Assessing Success and Failure in Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Development of Metrics on the Global War on Terror and the Global Jihad Alex Schmid, Rashmi Singh June, 2008 to October, 2011
Influencing Violent Extremist Organizations: Empirical Assessment Project Gary Ackerman, John Sawyer April, 2011 to June, 2011
Measuring Intervention Success in Terrorist Activities Brent Smith September, 2008 to June, 2010
Police Responses to Terrorism: Lessons from the Israeli Experience David Weisburd June, 2009 to May, 2010
Punishing Terrorism: Examining the Multiple Stages of Federal Punishment Across Political Contexts Brian Johnson June, 2008 to December, 2009
Global Nuclear Detection Architecture: A Study of South Asia Sharad Joshi October, 2008 to September, 2009
Assessing the Effectiveness of Current De-Radicalization Initiatives and Identifying Implications for the Development of U.S.-Based Initiatives in Multiple Settings John Horgan June, 2008 to June, 2009
Modeling Risk of Future Terrorist Attacks Gary LaFree, Laura Dugan May, 2005 to June, 2009
Dynamics of Terror and Counterterrorism Gary LaFree, Laura Dugan January, 2005 to June, 2009
The Effects of Terrorism on Police Organization, Police Effectiveness in Crime Fighting and Public Expectations of and Attitudes toward the Police: A Multi-method Study of the Israeli Experience David Weisburd January, 2006 to May, 2009
State Response and Terrorist Activity Clark McCauley June, 2005 to May, 2009
The Impact of Israeli Counterterrorism Interventions on Rate and Intensity of Terrorist Activity: Hazard Modeling and Time Series Approaches Arie Kruglanski
Project Title Publication Date START Authors Publication Type
"Counterterrorism in Retrospect: Chronicle of a War Foretold," November 2004 Crenshaw, Martha Book Chapter
"Deterring Nuclear or 'WMD' Terrorism," Prepared for presentation to the Conference on "Deterring Terrorism: Theory and Practice February 2010 Crenshaw, Martha Conference Paper
'Designing Danger': Complex Engineering by Violent Non-State Actors: Introduction to the Special Issue April 2016 Ackerman, Gary Journal Article
A Contested Threat: The Politics of Security Collaboration for Combating Terrorism November 2008 Chenoweth, Erica Book Chapter
A Context-Centred, Root Cause Analysis of Contemporary Terrorism February 2017 Journal Article
A Homeland Security Net Assessment Needed Now! October 2015 Dahl, Erik Journal Article
Accountability for Targeted Drone Strikes Against Terrorists? March 2016 Journal Article
Actions Speak Louder than Words: A Behavioral Analysis of 183 Individuals Convicted for Terrorist Offenses in the United States from 1995 to 2012 September 2016 Horgan, John Journal Article
Acts of Terrorism and Mass Violence Targeting Schools: Analysis and Implications for Preparedness in the USA April 2017 Journal Article
Adversary Group Decision-Making Regarding Choice of Attack Methods: Expecting the Unexpected October 2015 Journal Article
Al-Qaeda's Propaganda Decoded: A Psycholinguistic System for Detecting Variations in Terrorism Ideology May 2016 Kruglanski, Arie; Gelfand, Michele Journal Article
All Politics Is Local: The Domestic Agenda of Terror Groups and the Study of Transnational Attacks January 2017 Journal Article
All Terrorism Is Local: Resources, Nested Institutions, and Governance for Urban Homeland Security in the American Federal System September 2010 Chenoweth, Erica Journal Article
An Analysis of Violent Nonstate Actor Organizational Lethality and Network Co-Evoluation in the Middle East and North Africa February 2016 Young, Joseph; Rethemeyer, R. Karl; Asal, Victor Report
Approaches for Countering Violent Extremism at Home and Abroad October 2016 Journal Article
Approaches to Analyze Cyber Terrorist Communities: Survey and Challenges January 2017 Journal Article
Assessing Special Operations Forces Language, Region, and Culture Needs June 2016 Report
Assessing the Effectiveness of High-Profile Targeted Killings in the “War on Terror” January 2017 Journal Article
Assessing the Efficacy of Countering Terrorism: The Challenges and Merit February 2010 Dugan, Laura Conference Paper
Assessing the Terrorist Threat: Impact of the Group's Organizational Design? October 2015 Journal Article
Attacking Nuclear Facilities: Hype or Genuine Threat? January 2016 Ackerman, Gary; Halverson, James Book Chapter
Benefit of Distributed Security Queuing for Reducing Risks Associated With Improvised Explosive Device Attacks in Airport Terminals February 2017 Journal Article
Boko Haram: An Assessment of Strengths, Vulnerabilities, and Policy Options January 2015 Pate, Amy Report
Bruce Hoffman and Fernando Reinares (Eds.): The Evolution of the Global Terrorist Threat: From 9/11 to Osama bin Laden's Death September 2015 Moghadam, Assaf Book Review
Causes and Consequences of Terrorism in Africa November 2014 Journal Article
Causes and Incentives for Terrorism in Pakistan April 2015 Journal Article
Cigarette smuggling and terrorism financing November 2013 Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven Book Chapter
Comparative Analysis of VNSA Complex Engineering Efforts March 2016 Ackerman, Gary Journal Article
Computing in Compromised Environments: Beyond the Castle Model of Cyber-Security February 2016 Leuprecht, Christian Book Chapter
Conjuring Up the Next Attack: The Future-Orientedness of Terror and the Counterterrorist Imagination March 2015 Journal Article
Continuity and Contingency in USAF Posture Planning November 2016 Report
Cops and Spooks: The Role of Police in Counterterrorism November 2008 Weisburd, David Book Chapter
Counter-Radicalization via the Internet November 2016 Journal Article
Counter-Terrorism and India: Strategies of Modi Regime July 2016 Journal Article
Counter-Terrorism Intelligence, Policy and Theory Since 9/11 March 2015
Countering Ecoterrorism in the United States: the case of 'Operation Backfire' September 2012 Report
Countering Terrorism in Britain and France November 2012 Foley, Frank Book
Countermeasures against Extremism and Terrorism Database: Data Status and Final Findings September 2012 Liu, Brooke; Kennedy, Jonathan Report
Counterterrorism in Retrospect: Chronicle of a War Foretold April 2005 Crenshaw, Martha Journal Article
Counterterrorism in Retrospect: Review of Blind Spot: The Secret History of American Counterterrorism by Tim Naftali July 2005 Crenshaw, Martha Book Review
Counterterrorism Killings and Provisional IRA Bombings, 1970-1998 April 2016 Horgan, John Journal Article
Counterterrorism Strategies and Democracy: Lessons for the US from the (Unfortunate) Example of Turkey May 2013 Satana, Nil Discussion Point
Counterterrorism, Community Policing and the Flags Protests: An Examination of Police Perceptions of Northern Ireland's Operation Dulcet April 2015 Journal Article
Creating a Data Archive to Facilitate Research on Understanding and Responding to Terrorism November 2006 Chermak, Steven Book Chapter
Criminal Pasts, Terrorist Futures: European Jihadists and the New Crime-Terror Nexus December 2016 Neumann, Peter Journal Article
Criminology's Third War: Special Issue on Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism September 2009 LaFree, Gary Journal Article
Criticality Assessment of Terrorism Related Events as Different Time Scales October 2016 Journal Article
Cross-Milieu Terrorist Collaboration: Using Game Theory to Assess the Risk of a Novel Threat April 2016 Ackerman, Gary; Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
Cycle of Bad Governance and Corruption: The Rise of Boko Haram in Nigeria March 2015 Journal Article
Defeating ISIS on the Battle Ground as well as in the Online Battle Space: Considerations of the "New Normal" and Available Online Weapons in the Struggle Ahead October 2016 Journal Article
Defeating Islamic State January 2017 Journal Article
Demystifying Gray Zone Conflict: A Typology of Conflict Dyads and Instruments of Power in Colombia, 2002-present December 2016 Koven, Barnett Research Brief
Demystifying Gray Zone Conflict: A Typology of Conflict Dyads and Instruments of Power in Libya, 2014-Present November 2016 Koven, Barnett; Johns, Mila
Detecting Cooperation Behavior of Terrorist Organization Based on Adaboost Classifier December 2016 Conference Paper
Deterrence, Terrorism, and Psychology July 2009 Crenshaw, Martha Conference Paper
Diffusing Controversial Technology: Barriers, Incentives, and Lessons Learned July 2015 Liu, Brooke; Petrun Sayers, Elizabeth; Ackerman, Gary; Roberts, Holly Journal Article
Digging Into Israel: The Sophisticated Tunneling Network of Hamas March 2016 Journal Article
Disaster Forensics: Understanding Root Cause and Complex Causality September 2016 Book
Discussion Point: The Benefits and Drawbacks of Methodological Advancements in Data Collection and Coding: Insights from the Global Terrorism Database (GTD) November 2013 Jensen, Michael Discussion Point
Disparity Between Fusion Center Web Content and Self-Reported Activity September 2016 Carter, Jeremy Journal Article
Do Good Fences Make Good Neighbors? Border Barriers and the Transnational Flow of Terrorist Violence December 2016 Journal Article
Do Targeted Assassinations Work? A Multivariate Analysis of Israel's Controversial Tactic during Al-Aqsa Uprising June 2006 Hafez, Mohammed Journal Article
Do Targeted Killings Increase or Decrease Terrorism? Evaluating the Evidence and Other Considerations January 2017 Gruenewald, Jeff Journal Article
Does Political Globalization Impede Terrorism? A Regional Perspective December 2016 Conference Paper
Don't Tread on Me: Masculine Honor Ideology in the U.S. and Militant Responses to Terrorism July 2012 Journal Article
Droughts, Land Appropriation, and Rebel Violence in the Developing World October 2016 Journal Article
Effect of Intelligence Collection Training on Suspicious Activity Recognition by Front Line Police Officers May 2015 Regens, James Journal Article
Effects and Effectiveness of Law Enforcement Intelligence Measures to counter homegrown terrorism: a case study on the FALN July 2012 Belli, Roberta Report
Efficacy of Counterterrorism Approaches: Examining Northern Ireland October 2006 LaFree, Gary; Dugan, Laura Research Brief
Enemies with Benefits? Violent Rivalry and Terrorist Group Longevity January 2015 Phillips, Brian Journal Article
Engaging the Public to Fight the Consequences of Terrorism and Disasters May 2015 Book
Environmental Adaptation, Legislation Adaptation: Keeping up with the Eco-Terrorists January 2015 Journal Article
Evaluating Counterterrorism Policies: Deterrence and Defiance Models of Violence in Northern Ireland June 2006 LaFree, Gary Conference Paper
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Leadership Decapitation Tactics Against Terrorist Groups November 2015 Book Chapter
Examining the Effect of Repressive and Conciliatory Government Actions on Terrorism Activity in Israel May 2015 Parkin, William Journal Article
Eye-safe UV Stand-off Raman Spectroscopy for the Ranged Detection of Explosives in the Field February 2015 Journal Article
Fear Not: A Critical Perspective on the Terrorist Threat in Europe October 2016 Report
Financial Terror: Financial Crime Schemes Involving Extremists Linked to the American Far Right and al-Qaida and Affiliated Movements January 2017 Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven Book Chapter
Finding Bin Laden: Lessons for a New American Way of Intelligence June 2014 Dahl, Erik Journal Article
Foreign Direct Investment, Economic Growth and Terrorism Events in Pakistan: A Co-Integration Analysis December 2016 Journal Article
From Tactical to Strategic Deception Detection: Application of Psychological Synthesis December 2016 Journal Article
From Terrorism to 'Radicalization' to 'Extremism': Counterterrorism Imperative or Loss of Focus? March 2015 Journal Article
Handbook of Computational Approaches to Counterterrorism March 2013 Book
Hitting a Moving Target: A Strategic Tool for Analyzing Terrorist Threats November 2016 Journal Article
How Companies and Governments React to Disasters July 2016 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
How Public Health Can Improve Initiatives to Counter Violent Extremism April 2016 Weine, Stevan Discussion Point
Identifying the Socio-spatial Dynamics of Terrorist Attacks in the Middle East September 2016 Conference Paper
Immigration, security, and civil liberties post 9/11: A comparison of American, Australian and Canadian legislative and policy changes. November 2005 Freilich, Joshua Book Chapter
In Defense of the Nigerian Homeland April 2016 Journal Article
In the Opponent's Shoes: Increasing the Behavioral Validity of Attackers' Judgment in Counterterrorism Models June 2015 Journal Article
Insurgency BAAD: Dynamics of Terrorism and Counterterrorism Campaigns October 2015 Young, Joseph; Rethemeyer, R. Karl; Asal, Victor Research Brief
Intelligence and Surprise Attack: Failure and Success from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 and Beyond July 2013 Dahl, Erik
Intelligence-led policing as a framework for responding to terrorism January 2007 Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven Journal Article
Introducing Government Actions in Terror Environments (GATE) Dataset December 2015 Chenoweth, Erica; Dugan, Laura Conference Paper
Introducing Terrorist Archetypes: Using Terrorist Objectives and Behavior to Predict New, Complex, and Changing Threats December 2016 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
Is It the What or the How? The Roles of High Policing Tactics and Procedual Justice in Predicting Perceptions of Hostile Treatment: The Case of Security Checks at Ben Gurion Airport, Israel July 2016 Journal Article
ISIL in Libya: A Bayesian Approach to Mapping At-Risk Regions March 2016 House, Joshua Discussion Point
Islamic Politics, Muslim States, and Counterterrorism Tensions March 2017 Book
It's a Trap: Provoking an Overreaction is Terrorism 101 June 2015 Journal Article
It's not Big Data, but Little Data, that Prevents Terrorist Attacks July 2013 Dahl, Erik Discussion Point
Jihadi Groups and State Building: The Case of Boko Haram in Nigeria November 2016 Journal Article
Just Between Friends: Bilateral Cooperation and Bounded Sovereignty in the 'Global War on Terror October 2009 Biswas, Bidisha Journal Article
Know Thy Enemy: Education About Terrorism Improves Social Attitudes Toward Terrorists January 2017 Journal Article
Local Approaches to Counterterrorism: The New York Police Department Model August 2014 Dahl, Erik Journal Article
Mahmoud Eid (Ed.). Exchanging Terrorism Oxygen for Media Airwaves: The Age of Terroredia March 2015 Book Review
Masquerades of War May 2015 Book
Massive Online Open Course: Understanding Terrorism and the Terrorist Threat January 2014 LaFree, Gary; Braniff, William Project Fact Sheet
Military Innovation in War: It takes a Learning Organization July 2016 Report
Modeling Costly Learning and Counter-Learning in a Defender-Attacker Game with Private Defender Information September 2014 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
Modified Moth-Flame Optimization Algorithims for Terrorism Prediction July 2016 Journal Article
Morality, Efficacy, and Targeted Assassination as a Policy Tool January 2017 Young, Joseph Journal Article
Multimode Co-Clustering for Analyzing Terrorist Networks October 2016 Journal Article
New Framework That Uses Patterns and Relations to Understand Terrorist Behaviors February 2017 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
Of Terrorism and Revenue: Why Foreign Aid Exacerbates Terrorism in Personalist Regimes December 2016 Journal Article
On the Value of Exposure and Secrecy of Defense System: First-Move Advantage vs. Robustness April 2015 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
Opportunity, Group Structure, Temporal Patterns, and Successful Outcomes of Far-Right Terrorism Incidents in the United States June 2016 Smith, Brent; Gruenewald, Jeff Journal Article
Options and Strategies for Countering Online Radicalization in the United States January 2013 Neumann, Peter Journal Article
Patterns of Intervention in Federal Terrorism Cases: Interim Report August 2011 Smith, Brent; Damphousse, Kelly Report
Policing Terrorism July 2012 LaFree, Gary Journal Article
Policing Terrorism, Crime Control, and Police-Community Relations: Learning from the Israeli Experience July 2014 Weisburd, David Book
Policymakers and Law Enforcement Must Consider the Unintended Consequences of Their Proposed Responses to Extremist and Terrorist Groups November 2008 Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven Book Chapter
Political Resilience to Terrorism in Europe: Introduction to the Special Issue December 2015 Journal Article
Preventing Catastrophic Terrorism December 2016 Journal Article
Preventive Detention of Terror Suspects: A New Legal Framework January 2016 Book
Probabilistic Graphical Modeling of Terrorism Threat Recognition Using Bayesian Networks and Monte Carlo Simulation June 2015 Regens, James Journal Article
Probabilistic Pathway Projection to Counter Foreign Fighters April 2016 House, Joshua; Boyd, Marcus Research Brief
Prosecuting Terrorism Post-9/11: Impact of Policy Changes on Case Outcomes January 2017 Smith, Brent; Damphousse, Kelly Book Chapter
Protecting Global Cities: New York, London and the Internationalization of Municipal Policing for Counter Terrorism July 2007 Journal Article
Psychological issues in understanding terrorism and the response to terrorism November 2006 McCauley, Clark Book Chapter
Public-Private Partnerships to Counter Violent Extremism: Field Principles for Action July 2016 Beutel, Alejandro; Weinberger, Peter Report
Recent U.S. Thinking about Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Babysteps towards a Dynamic View of Asymmetric Conflict September 2010 McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Journal Article
Reflections of a Reformed Jihadist: The Story of Wan Min Wan Mat December 2016 Journal Article
Reforming Counterterrorism: Institutions and Organizational Routines in Britain and France January 2009 Foley, Frank Journal Article
Reloading the Armalite? Victims and Targets of Violent Dissident Irish Republicanism, 2007-2015 April 2016 Horgan, John Journal Article
Remodeling Partner Capacity: Maximizing the Effectiveness of US Counterterrorism Security Assistance November 2016 Report
Report: U.S. Attitudes toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism Before and After the April 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings October 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary Report
Repressing the Foreign Fighters Phenomenon and Terrorism in Western Europe: Towards an Effective Response Based on Human Rights November 2016 Report
Repressing the Foreign Fighters Phenomenon and Terrorism in Western Europe: Towards an Effective Response Based on Human Rights November 2016 Report
Repressive Efforts are Consistently Counterproductive in Reducing al-Qaeda-Inspired Violence Against Canadians August 2015 Chenoweth, Erica; Dugan, Laura Report
Research Highlight: U.S. Attitudes Toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism March 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary Research Brief
Research Highlight: U.S. Attitudes toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism Before and After the April 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings October 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary Research Brief
Research on Terrorism and Countering Terrorism November 2008 LaFree, Gary; Dugan, Laura Book Chapter
Review of Bob Graham, et.al, World at Risk: The Report of the Commission on the Prevention of WMD Proliferation and Terrorism June 2009 Ackerman, Gary Book Review
Review of Joe Novarro, Hunting terrorists: A look at the psychopathology of terror January 2007 McCauley, Clark Journal Article
Risk and Economic Assessment of Expedited Passenger Screening and TSA PreCheck November 2016 Journal Article
Risk-Mitigating Policies and Adversarial Behavior: Case of Backlash June 2016 Mohtadi, Hamid Journal Article
Salafism in Jordan: Political Islam in a Quietist Community January 2016 Book
Soft Power as a Means of Fighting International Terrorism: A Case Study of Nigeria's "Boko Haram" December 2016 Journal Article
South Korean Printed and Internet Media Reporting: A Counterintelligence Challenge December 2007 Sin, Steve Report
Sponsoring Violence: A Typology of Constituent Support for Terrorist Organizations April 2015 Journal Article
START Annual Meeting 2016: Quick-Fire Presentation - Counterterrorism, Countering Violent Extremism, Deradicalization October 2016 Kruglanski, Arie; McCauley, Clark; Ellis, Devin; Dugan, Laura; Boyd, Marcus; Wilson, Margaret; Jensen, Michael; Asal, Victor Presentation
START Symposium 2015: Counterterrorism Panel October 2015 Presentation
State Responsibility and Counterterrorism December 2016 Journal Article
Strategic Communication and U.S. National Security Affairs: Critical-Cultural and Rhetorical Perspectives July 2017 Bean, Hamilton Book Chapter
Support for the Caliphate & Radical Mobilization January 2008 McLeod, Douglas Research Brief
Surveying the Literature on Counter-Terrorism, Counter-Insurgency, and Countering Violent Extremism: A Summary Report with a Focus on Africa January 2015 Pate, Amy Report
Swedish Counterterrorism Policy: An Intersection Between Prevention and Mitigation March 2015 Journal Article
Target-Oriented Utility Theory for Modeling the Deterrent Effects of Counterterrorism November 2014 Bier, Vicki Journal Article
Targeted Killings: How Should We Assess Them? January 2017 Journal Article
Terrorism January 2016 Dugan, Laura Book Chapter
Terrorism and Immigration: A Risk Analysis September 2016 Journal Article
Terrorism and Political Violence February 2015 Book
Terrorism Crime Prevention Policies in Liberal Democracies: Challenges, Dilemmas, and Options January 2017 Book Chapter
Terrorism Outside the Proverbial Vacuum: Implications for the Moral Context March 2016 Journal Article
Terrorism Research: The Record July 2014 Crenshaw, Martha Journal Article
Terrorism Studies: A Reader November 2010 Horgan, John Book
Terrorism-Centric Behavior Recognition and Adversarial Threat Forecasting January 2016 Regens, James Journal Article
Terrorism-Centric Behaviors and Adversarial Threat Awareness January 2016 Regens, James Journal Article
Terrorism: Commentary on Security Documents: Volume 138: The Resurgent Terrorist Threat May 2015 Book
Terrorist Attack in Malaysia Situation: A Review of Current Scenario November 2016 Journal Article
Terrorist Group Cooperation and Longevity June 2014 Phillips, Brian
Terrorists at The Table: Why Negotiating is the Only Way to Peace June 2015 Journal Article
The "Car-Bomb" as a Terrorist Tool at Metro Stations, Railway Terminals and Airports December 2016 Journal Article
The Audacity of Hype: Why International Cooperation will Easily Defeat Piracy in Southeast Asia July 2015 Tippin, Garett; Stevenson, John Discussion Point
The Canadian Way of Counterterrorism: Introducing the GATE-Canada Data Set May 2016 Chenoweth, Erica; Dugan, Laura Journal Article
The Challenge of Protecting Transit and Passenger Rail: Understanding How Security Works Against Terrorism February 2017 Report
The Consequences of Counterterrorism. November 2009 Crenshaw, Martha Book
The Culture of Political Corruption and the Emergence of Terrorism in Nigeria June 2016 Conference Paper
The Effectiveness of Counter-Terrorism Strategies: A Campbell Systematic Review January 2006 Report
The Effectiveness of Counterterrorism in Spain: A New Approach February 2010 Chenoweth, Erica Conference Paper
The Expansion of Intelligence Agency Mandates: British Counterterrorism in Comparative Perspective October 2009 Foley, Frank Journal Article
The Handbook of the Criminology of Terrorism November 2016 LaFree, Gary; Freilich, Joshua Book
The Impact of British Counterterrorist Strategies on Political Violence in Northern Ireland: Comparing Deterrence and Backlash Models October 2009 LaFree, Gary; Dugan, Laura Journal Article
The Israeli Model for Policing Terrorism: Goals, Strategies, and Open Questions December 2009 Weisburd, David Journal Article
The Last Good Chance: A Reassessment of U.S. Operations at Tora Bora October 2008 Krause, Peter Journal Article
The Paris Fidayin Attacks: Eight Years in the Making? October 2015 Tinsley, Herbert Discussion Point
The Politics of Collective Action: Security Collaboration for Combating Terrorism November 2007 Chenoweth, Erica Book Chapter
The Problem of Islamic Terrorism in Kenya in Terms of Regional Security in East Africa December 2016 Journal Article
The Psychology of "The War on Terror" and Other Terms for Counterterrorism October 2008 Kruglanski, Arie; Crenshaw, Martha Journal Article
The Psychology of Terrorism January 2017 Kruglanski, Arie Book Chapter
The Return of Foreign Fighters to Central Asia: Implications for US Counterterrorism Policy October 2016 Journal Article
The Spatial Diffusion of Counterterrorist Legislation, 1970-2011 November 2016 Journal Article
The Transformation of Security Planning for the Olympics: The 1976 Montreal Games February 2015 Journal Article
The Way Forward on Counter-Terrorism: Global Perspectives August 2016 Schmid, Alex Journal Article
Thinking Beyond Deterrence April 2013 Dugan, Laura Discussion Point
Toward a Better Understanding of the Policy Effects on Terrorism November 2007 Dugan, Laura Book Chapter
Towards a Deeper Understanding of 21st Century Global Terrorism January 2016 Journal Article
U.S. Attitudes Toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism October 2012 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary; Tourangeau, Roger; Presser, Stanley Research Brief
U.S. Attitudes toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism February 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary Report
U.S. Attitudes toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Reporting Terrorism-related Activity April 2014 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary; Tourangeau, Roger; Presser, Stanley Research Brief
Unbreakable: A Concise Overview of Cybersecurity October 2016 Journal Article
Understanding Community Responses to Authority/Law Enforcement Minority-Outreach Intergroup Communication Frames July 2016 Glasford, Demis Research Brief
US Attitudes Towards Terrorism and Counterterrorism February 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary Report
War Versus Criminal Justice in Responding to Terrorism: The Losing Logic of Torture November 2008 McCauley, Clark Book Chapter
War Versus Justice in Response to Terrorist Attacks November 2005 McCauley, Clark Book Chapter
We are Good Citizens: Post-9/11 Diaspora Mobilization in the United States and Canada March 2007 Biswas, Bidisha Conference Paper
Western Muslims Volunteering to fight in Syria and Iraq: Why do they go, and what should we do? July 2015 McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Journal Article
What is the State of Islamic Extremism: Key Trends, Challenges and Implications for U.S. Policy February 2015 Braniff, William Congressional Testimony
What Should This Fight Be Called? Metaphors of Counterterrorism and Their Implications December 2008 Kruglanski, Arie; Crenshaw, Martha Journal Article
Why States Fail to Counter Foreign Fighter Mobilizations: The Role of Intelligence Services December 2016 Journal Article
Winning the Battle but Losing the War? Narrative and Counter-Narratives Strategy September 2009 Leuprecht, Christian; McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Journal Article
WMD Terrorism Research: Whereto from Here? July 2005 Ackerman, Gary Journal Article
¿Está Estados Unidos ganando la guerra global contra el terrorismo? November 2007 Crenshaw, Martha Book Chapter
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LaFree and Crenshaw’s “Countering Terrorism: No Simple Solutions” available for preorder
New research analyzes partnerships between authorities and racial/ethnic minority communities
Braniff briefs INSCOM
Braniff participates in World Summit on Counterterrorism
New study abroad program in Singapore to focus on CVE and deradicalization
New report examines likelihood of people reporting terrorism-related activity
START reaches out to dozens of middle and high schoolers
A closer look at the 2,600 terrorist attacks in US, 1970-2012
START Newsletter: Global terrorism increasing; GTD 2012 dataset released; New cyber research
START adds third course to summer line-up
START Newsletter: US beliefs before, after Boston bombings; Terrorist targeting of civilians; Graduate Certificate in Terrorism Analysis
START Newsletter: Intelligence and security; perspectives on terrorism; Hezbollah; 'big data' and coding
Return of the Intern
START seeking 2014 Outstanding Article Award nominations
START Symposium showcases impactful research, datasets
Corn Husker contributes to START internship program with State Department
Discussion Point: It's not Big Data, but Little Data, that Prevents Terrorist Attacks
White Paper: A Multi-Layer Assessment of Terrorism in its Current and Future Manifestation
Braniff presents "Conceptual Frameworks for Understanding Global Jihadism"
Call for Proposals: Interactive teaching units on human aspects of cybersecurity
Braniff offers Congressional testimony
Policy specialist takes on new challenge with START's Graduate Certificate
Discussion Point: Counterterrorism Strategies and Democracy: Lessons for the US from the (Unfortunate) Example of Turkey
Americans more likely to think about terrorism than violent crime
Under Secretary Sonenshine speaks to University of Maryland about State Department's public diplomacy successes
Hegghammer explains variation in western jihadists
START's training events help others understand terrorism
START researcher explores how terrorism affects democracy, compares Turkey and US
Education's impact on attitudes about terrorism: Former START TRA takes on new policy-relevant study
Database Spotlight: Police Response to Terrorism - Lessons from the Israeli Police
Discussion Point: Beyond al-Qa'ida
Database Spotlight: Government Actions in a Terror Environment-Israel
New database provides insights into terrorism countermeasures
START director addresses common myths of terrorism
Understanding conflict management in India
Researcher Spotlight: Nil Satana
New journal is a resource for Global Terrorism Research
Discussion Point: The End of Radicalization?
John Cohen's keynote address at START Annual Meeting
Research Brief: Law Enforcement Efforts to Counter Violent Extremism
START Annual Meeting focuses on maximizing relevance of research
START director to lecture on contrasting nature of terrorism
Terrorism: A Self-Love Story
Remittances and the financing of terrorism in Sub-Saharan Africa
Discussion Point: Introducing 'Political Resilience'
START launches new tool for counterterrorism community
Researcher Spotlight: Kelly Damphousse
Policing Terrorism
Carrot' Works Better than 'Stick' Against Terror in Israel
LaFree speaks at National Institute of Justice conference
START interns gain unique experience with State Department
CASE awards START top honors
START advises Indian Home Secretary R.K. Singh
START's Shoemaker presents Border Crossing findings at monthly series
START hosts expert panel and career symposium on innovation in homeland security
Researcher Spotlight: Erica Chenoweth
START researcher participates in homeland security panel
START students discuss job opportunities with Lockheed Martin executives
START, Centers of Excellence leaders visit Capitol Hill
Summer courses for credit through START
START interns get vital career preparation
START researchers fight cybercrime with old school criminology
Interns extend growing relationship between START and State Department
START teams up with the University of Oklahoma to study effective counterterrorism strategies
Exposed to new perspectives - Katiria Ortiz's Australian Experience
Seeing Sydney: Katharine Sobotka and her study abroad experience
DHS renews support for START terrorism research for next five years
LaFree comments on terrorist imprisonment
Prevention and Protection in an Age of Terror
START students take advantage of exclusive CIA opportunity
START Investigators Present Research at National Conference
START researchers brief Swedish delegation
START Releases 2011 Research Review
START Investigators Participate in 2011 American Sociological Association Annual Conference
Fall Internship Opportunities: Counter Measures against Extremism and Terrorism (CoMET) Database
START Affiliate Offers Master's Degree in Counter Terrorism and Security Studies
Borders Case Study Project- Paid Internship
2011-2012 Background Report Undergraduate Terrorism Analysis Training (UTAT) Program Application Deadline Extended
Summer 2011 Research Opportunities: CoMET
Materials Available from START Seminar, "The Role of Academia in Homeland Security"
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Have you seen it yet? START Research Review
Now Hiring: Senior Researcher, Terrorism and Counterterrorism
START Announces 2010-2011 Terrorism Research Awards and Undergraduate Research Program Participants
Current Job Opportunities at START
The Federal Semester Program: Homeland Security Policy is Now Accepting Applications
Internships at START Available for Spring 2010
START Releases First Research Review
Now Hiring: Faculty Researcher/Post-Doc
START Announces 2009-2010 Undergraduate Research Program Award Recipients
START Announces 2009-10 Terrorism Research Awards
START Partners with ICPSR to Launch Terrorism & Preparedness Data Resource Center
Government Executive Magazine Spotlights the Work of START
Apply Now: Summer Workshop on Teaching about Terrorism
START Launches Research Brief Series
DHS Under Secretary for Science and Technology, Dr. Charles E. McQueary,
START to Mark Official Launch of Offices with Public Remarks
START Announces Fellowships for 2005-06
White House Science and Technology Director Addresses Need for Innovations to Combat Terrorism
START Hosts DHS Faculty/Student Research Teams
START Partners with Maryland Leadership Institute
Secretary Ridge announces creation of terrorism center
Image Title Job Title Institution
Amy Pate Amy Pate

Research Director, START

University of Maryland
Bo Jiang, START Bo Jiang

Graduate Research Assistant, START

University of Maryland
Brian Phillips Brian Phillips

Assistant Professor

Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE), Mexico City
Christian Leuprecht

Assistant Professor of Political Science and Economics

Royal Military College
Cory Davenport Cory Davenport

Senior Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Daniel Smith

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Daniella Fridl Daniella Fridl

Former Assistant Research Director, START

University of Maryland
Devin Ellis

Policy & Research Program Director, ICONS Project

University of Maryland
Elizabeth Petrun Elizabeth Petrun Sayers

Associate Behavioral and Social Scientist, RAND Corporation

University of Maryland
Erica Chenoweth Erica Chenoweth

Associate Professor of International Studies

University of Denver
Erik Dahl Erik Dahl

Associate Professor of National Security Affairs

Naval Postgraduate School
Erin Miller Erin Miller

GTD Program Manager, START

University of Maryland
START Researcher Gabrielle Matuzsan Gabrielle Matuzsan

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Garret Brooke Tippin Garett Tippin

START Researcher

University of Maryland
Herbert Tinsley

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
James Halverson

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Jeffrey Gruenewald Jeff Gruenewald

Assistant Professor

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
Jeremy Carter Jeremy Carter

Assistant Professor of Environmental and Public Affairs

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
John G. Horgan John Horgan

Professor of Global Studies and Psychology

Georgia State University
John Sawyer John Sawyer

Commercialization Director, START

University of Maryland
Joseph Oudin

Faculty Research Assistant, Global Terrorism Database

University of Maryland
Joshua House

Junior GIS Analyst, START

University of Maryland
Jun Zhuang

Associate Professor of Engineering

University of Buffalo
Kieran Quinlan

Faculty Research Assistant, START

University of Maryland
Laura Dugan Laura Dugan

Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

University of Maryland
Lyubov Mincheva

Associate Professor

University of Sofia, Bulgaria
Michael Jensen Michael Jensen

GTD Data Collection Manager, START

University of Maryland
Michelle Jacome Michelle Jacome

Project Manager/Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Mila Jonns Mila Johns

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Nil Satana

Visiting Faculty Member

University of Maryland
Prabhakar Misra Prabhakar Misra

Professor of Physics

Howard University
R. Karl Rethemeyer R. Karl Rethemeyer

Associate Professor of Public Administration & Policy

University at Albany, State University of New York
Roberta Belli

  Security Information Analyst, United Nations Department of Safety and Security

United Nations Department of Safety and Security (UNDSS)
Sarah Spalding Sarah Spalding

Researcher/Analyst, START

University of Maryland
Sharad Joshi

Research Associate

Monterey Institute of International Studies
Sheehan Kane

Faculty Research Assistant, START

University of Maryland
Stevan Weine Stevan Weine

Professor of Psychiatry

University of Illinois at Chicago
Steve Sin

Senior Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Victor Asal

Associate Professor of Political Science

University at Albany, State University of New York
Imange of William Braniff William Braniff

Executive Director, START

University of Maryland
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