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Published: 13 June 2019

240 Pages


ISBN: 9780190851125

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The Three Pillars of Radicalization

Needs, Narratives, and Networks

Arie W. Kruglanski, Jocelyn J. Bélanger, and Rohan Gunaratna

  • Reviews major prior theories of radicalization and incorporates them in a unifying theoretical framework
  • Collects unique empirical research conducted with thousands of terrorists worldwide
  • Includes a review of macro, mezzo, and micro-level factors that promote and stymie the recidivism of rehabilitated violent extremists
  • Provides valuable scientific information to inform policy-makers to promote sustained deradicalization

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