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Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism


Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism

Countering Violent Extremism
Project Title Investigators Project Period
Family and Community Capacities among US Minorities: a Key to Preventing Violent Extremism Stevan Weine Jan 2013 to Dec 2017
Social, Behavioral, Cultural, and Economic (SBCE) Impacts on Terrorist Activity Gary LaFree, Laura Dugan Jul 2012 to Dec 2017
Terrorist Attacks on the Homeland Gary LaFree, Laura Dugan Jul 2012 to Dec 2017
Tracking Attitudes within American Subculture Clark McCauley, Sophia Moskalenko Jul 2012 to Dec 2017
Comparing Failed, Foiled, Completed and Successful Terrorist Attacks Erik Dahl, Margaret Wilson, Martha Crenshaw Jul 2012 to Dec 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 Mar 2009 to Jun 2017
Integrating Mental Health and Education Fields into Countering Violent Extremism Stevan Weine, William Braniff May 2015 to Aug 2015
Radicalization of Momin Khawaja Clark McCauley, Sophia Moskalenko Jul 2013 to Jun 2015
Counter Radicalization of Scientists in CBRN-relevant Technical Fields Arie Kruglanski, Gary Ackerman, Michele Gelfand Sep 2013 to Apr 2015
Building Resilience to Violent Extremism Among Somali-Americans in Minneapolis-St. Paul Stevan Weine Aug 2010 to Aug 2012
Homegrown Radicalization and the Role of Social Networks and Social Inclusiveness in the United States Paul Harwood Jun 2008 to Oct 2011
Measuring Political Radicalization: Diaspora Support for Terrorism among Ottawa's Lebanese Muslim Community Bidisha Biswas, Christian Leuprecht, Clark McCauley Aug 2008 to May 2010
International Survey Capability Steven Kull Jun 2005 to Sep 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 Jun 2008 to Jun 2009
Hizb ut-Tahrir al-Islami: The Challenge of a Non-Violent Radical Islam Clark McCauley, Emmanuel Karagiannis Jun 2005 to Jun 2009
Radicalization of U.S. Prisoners Bert Useem, Obie Clayton Jun 2005 to May 2009
Mobilization For and Against Terrorism in the Muslim World Clark McCauley, Mansoor Moaddel, Mohammed Hafez May 2005 to May 2009
Campus Dialogues Jonathan Wilkenfeld Jan 2006 to May 2008
Counterterrorism
Project Title Investigators Project Period
Social Identity and Perceptions of Counterterrorism Demis Glasford Jul 2012 to Dec 2017
Using Experimental Research to Study the Dynamics of Radicalization, Terrorism, and Counterterrorism Anthony Lemieux Jul 2012 to Dec 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 Mar 2009 to Jun 2017
Developing a Typology of Terrorism Involvement: A basis for sentencing, management, risk reduction, release & monitoring of terrorist offenders John Horgan Jul 2012 to Dec 2015
Countering Terrorism in the United States Erica Chenoweth, Laura Dugan Jul 2012 to Dec 2015
Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA) Process John Sawyer, Steve Sin Sep 2014 to Jun 2015
PRND Capability Development Framework Mapping John Sawyer, Marcus Boyd Dec 2012 to Jun 2015
Integration of International Architecture Analysis Brandon Behlendorf, Emily Iarocci, Gary Ackerman, John Sawyer Sep 2013 to Mar 2015
Mental Models of Intelligence Collectors and Analysts for Characterizing Adversarial Threats James Regens Jul 2012 to Dec 2014
An Assessment of Jamāʻat Ahl as-Sunnah lid-daʻwa wal-Jihād (Boko Haram): Strengths, Vulnerabilities and Policy Options Amy Pate Jul 2014 to Nov 2014
Massive Online Open Course: Understanding Terrorism and the Terrorist Threat Gary LaFree, William Braniff Jan 2014 to Mar 2014
U.S. Attitudes towards Terrorism and Counterterrorism Gary LaFree Oct 2010 to Feb 2014
Factors Impacting the U.S. Intelligence Process David Carter, Jeremy Carter, Steven Chermak Jul 2012 to Dec 2013
Border Crossings and Terrorist Attacks in the United States: Lessons for Protecting Against Dangerous Entrants Brent Smith, Erin Miller, Gary LaFree, Kathleen Smarick Mar 2010 to Aug 2012
Influencing Violent Extremist Organizations in South Asia Amy Pate, Gary Ackerman Sep 2011 to Jan 2012
Using Global Terrorism Data to Model Counterterrorism Policies in Sri Lanka Gary LaFree, Sue-Ming Yang Jul 2010 to Dec 2011
Dealing with the Devil: When Bargaining with Terrorist Works Erica Chenoweth, Laura Dugan Jun 2009 to Dec 2011
Effectiveness of Counterterrorism Strategies Martha Crenshaw Jun 2008 to Nov 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 Jun 2008 to Oct 2011
Influencing Violent Extremist Organizations: Empirical Assessment Project Gary Ackerman, John Sawyer Apr 2011 to Jun 2011
Measuring Intervention Success in Terrorist Activities Brent Smith Sep 2008 to Jun 2010
Police Responses to Terrorism: Lessons from the Israeli Experience David Weisburd Jun 2009 to May 2010
Punishing Terrorism: Examining the Multiple Stages of Federal Punishment Across Political Contexts Brian Johnson Jun 2008 to Dec 2009
Global Nuclear Detection Architecture: A Study of South Asia Sharad Joshi Oct 2008 to Sep 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 Jun 2008 to Jun 2009
Modeling Risk of Future Terrorist Attacks Gary LaFree, Laura Dugan May 2005 to Jun 2009
Dynamics of Terror and Counterterrorism Gary LaFree, Laura Dugan Jan 2005 to Jun 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 Jan 2006 to May 2009
State Response and Terrorist Activity Clark McCauley Jun 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
Counterterrorism
Publication Title Publication Datesort ascending START Authors Publication Type
Strategic Communication and U.S. National Security Affairs: Critical-Cultural and Rhetorical Perspectives July 2017 Bean, Hamilton Book Chapter
New Framework That Uses Patterns and Relations to Understand Terrorist Behaviors February 2017 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
A Context-Centred, Root Cause Analysis of Contemporary Terrorism February 2017 Journal Article
Terrorism Crime Prevention Policies in Liberal Democracies: Challenges, Dilemmas, and Options January 2017 Book Chapter
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
Assessing the Effectiveness of High-Profile Targeted Killings in the “War on Terror” January 2017 Journal Article
Prosecuting Terrorism Post-9/11: Impact of Policy Changes on Case Outcomes January 2017 Smith, Brent; Damphousse, Kelly Book Chapter
Do Targeted Killings Increase or Decrease Terrorism? Evaluating the Evidence and Other Considerations January 2017 Gruenewald, Jeff Journal Article
Targeted Killings: How Should We Assess Them? January 2017 Journal Article
Morality, Efficacy, and Targeted Assassination as a Policy Tool January 2017 Young, Joseph Journal Article
The Psychology of Terrorism January 2017 Kruglanski, Arie Book Chapter
Know Thy Enemy: Education About Terrorism Improves Social Attitudes Toward Terrorists January 2017 Journal Article
Approaches to Analyze Cyber Terrorist Communities: Survey and Challenges January 2017 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
Reflections of a Reformed Jihadist: The Story of Wan Min Wan Mat December 2016 Journal Article
Detecting Cooperation Behavior of Terrorist Organization Based on Adaboost Classifier December 2016 Conference Paper
Criminal Pasts, Terrorist Futures: European Jihadists and the New Crime-Terror Nexus December 2016 Neumann, Peter Journal Article
Why States Fail to Counter Foreign Fighter Mobilizations: The Role of Intelligence Services December 2016 Journal Article
Soft Power as a Means of Fighting International Terrorism: A Case Study of Nigeria's "Boko Haram" December 2016 Journal Article
Do Good Fences Make Good Neighbors? Border Barriers and the Transnational Flow of Terrorist Violence December 2016 Journal Article
Of Terrorism and Revenue: Why Foreign Aid Exacerbates Terrorism in Personalist Regimes December 2016 Journal Article
Foreign Direct Investment, Economic Growth and Terrorism Events in Pakistan: A Co-Integration Analysis December 2016 Journal Article
Introducing Terrorist Archetypes: Using Terrorist Objectives and Behavior to Predict New, Complex, and Changing Threats December 2016 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
Does Political Globalization Impede Terrorism? A Regional Perspective December 2016 Conference Paper
The "Car-Bomb" as a Terrorist Tool at Metro Stations, Railway Terminals and Airports December 2016 Journal Article
State Responsibility and Counterterrorism December 2016 Journal Article
The Problem of Islamic Terrorism in Kenya in Terms of Regional Security in East Africa December 2016 Journal Article
Demystifying Gray Zone Conflict: A Typology of Conflict Dyads and Instruments of Power in Libya, 2014-Present November 2016 Koven, Barnett; Johns, Mila
Remodeling Partner Capacity: Maximizing the Effectiveness of US Counterterrorism Security Assistance November 2016 Report
Repressing the Foreign Fighters Phenomenon and Terrorism in Western Europe: Towards an Effective Response Based on Human Rights November 2016 Report
Jihadi Groups and State Building: The Case of Boko Haram in Nigeria November 2016 Journal Article
Repressing the Foreign Fighters Phenomenon and Terrorism in Western Europe: Towards an Effective Response Based on Human Rights November 2016 Report
The Spatial Diffusion of Counterterrorist Legislation, 1970-2011 November 2016 Journal Article
Risk and Economic Assessment of Expedited Passenger Screening and TSA PreCheck November 2016 Journal Article
Terrorist Attack in Malaysia Situation: A Review of Current Scenario November 2016 Journal Article
The Handbook of the Criminology of Terrorism November 2016 LaFree, Gary; Freilich, Joshua Book
Continuity and Contingency in USAF Posture Planning November 2016 Report
Hitting a Moving Target: A Strategic Tool for Analyzing Terrorist Threats November 2016 Journal Article
Counter-Radicalization via the Internet November 2016 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
Unbreakable: A Concise Overview of Cybersecurity October 2016 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
The Return of Foreign Fighters to Central Asia: Implications for US Counterterrorism Policy October 2016 Journal Article
Multimode Co-Clustering for Analyzing Terrorist Networks October 2016 Journal Article
Fear Not: A Critical Perspective on the Terrorist Threat in Europe October 2016 Report
Criticality Assessment of Terrorism Related Events as Different Time Scales October 2016 Journal Article
Droughts, Land Appropriation, and Rebel Violence in the Developing World October 2016 Journal Article
Approaches for Countering Violent Extremism at Home and Abroad October 2016 Journal Article
Disparity Between Fusion Center Web Content and Self-Reported Activity September 2016 Carter, Jeremy Journal Article
Disaster Forensics: Understanding Root Cause and Complex Causality September 2016 Book
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
Identifying the Socio-spatial Dynamics of Terrorist Attacks in the Middle East September 2016 Conference Paper
The Way Forward on Counter-Terrorism: Global Perspectives August 2016 Schmid, Alex Journal Article
How Companies and Governments React to Disasters July 2016 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
Modified Moth-Flame Optimization Algorithims for Terrorism Prediction July 2016 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
Military Innovation in War: It takes a Learning Organization July 2016 Report
Counter-Terrorism and India: Strategies of Modi Regime July 2016 Journal Article
Public-Private Partnerships to Counter Violent Extremism: Field Principles for Action July 2016 Beutel, Alejandro; Weinberger, Peter Report
Understanding Community Responses to Authority/Law Enforcement Minority-Outreach Intergroup Communication Frames July 2016 Glasford, Demis Research Brief
Risk-Mitigating Policies and Adversarial Behavior: Case of Backlash June 2016 Mohtadi, Hamid 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
The Culture of Political Corruption and the Emergence of Terrorism in Nigeria June 2016 Conference Paper
Assessing Special Operations Forces Language, Region, and Culture Needs June 2016 Report
Al-Qaeda's Propaganda Decoded: A Psycholinguistic System for Detecting Variations in Terrorism Ideology May 2016 Kruglanski, Arie; Gelfand, Michele Journal Article
The Canadian Way of Counterterrorism: Introducing the GATE-Canada Data Set May 2016 Chenoweth, Erica; Dugan, Laura Journal Article
Reloading the Armalite? Victims and Targets of Violent Dissident Irish Republicanism, 2007-2015 April 2016 Horgan, John Journal Article
Probabilistic Pathway Projection to Counter Foreign Fighters April 2016 House, Joshua; Boyd, Marcus Research Brief
Cross-Milieu Terrorist Collaboration: Using Game Theory to Assess the Risk of a Novel Threat April 2016 Ackerman, Gary; Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
In Defense of the Nigerian Homeland April 2016 Journal Article
How Public Health Can Improve Initiatives to Counter Violent Extremism April 2016 Weine, Stevan Discussion Point
Counterterrorism Killings and Provisional IRA Bombings, 1970-1998 April 2016 Horgan, John Journal Article
'Designing Danger': Complex Engineering by Violent Non-State Actors: Introduction to the Special Issue April 2016 Ackerman, Gary Journal Article
Digging Into Israel: The Sophisticated Tunneling Network of Hamas March 2016 Journal Article
Accountability for Targeted Drone Strikes Against Terrorists? March 2016 Journal Article
Terrorism Outside the Proverbial Vacuum: Implications for the Moral Context March 2016 Journal Article
Comparative Analysis of VNSA Complex Engineering Efforts March 2016 Ackerman, Gary Journal Article
ISIL in Libya: A Bayesian Approach to Mapping At-Risk Regions March 2016 House, Joshua Discussion Point
Computing in Compromised Environments: Beyond the Castle Model of Cyber-Security February 2016 Leuprecht, Christian Book Chapter
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
Terrorism January 2016 Dugan, Laura Book Chapter
Attacking Nuclear Facilities: Hype or Genuine Threat? January 2016 Ackerman, Gary; Halverson, James Book Chapter
Towards a Deeper Understanding of 21st Century Global Terrorism January 2016 Journal Article
Preventive Detention of Terror Suspects: A New Legal Framework January 2016 Book
Terrorism-Centric Behavior Recognition and Adversarial Threat Forecasting January 2016 Regens, James Journal Article
Salafism in Jordan: Political Islam in a Quietist Community January 2016 Book
Terrorism-Centric Behaviors and Adversarial Threat Awareness January 2016 Regens, James Journal Article
Political Resilience to Terrorism in Europe: Introduction to the Special Issue December 2015 Journal Article
Introducing Government Actions in Terror Environments (GATE) Dataset December 2015 Chenoweth, Erica; Dugan, Laura Conference Paper
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Leadership Decapitation Tactics Against Terrorist Groups November 2015 Book Chapter
START Symposium 2015: Counterterrorism Panel October 2015 Presentation
A Homeland Security Net Assessment Needed Now! October 2015 Dahl, Erik Journal Article
Insurgency BAAD: Dynamics of Terrorism and Counterterrorism Campaigns October 2015 Young, Joseph; Rethemeyer, R. Karl; Asal, Victor Research Brief
Adversary Group Decision-Making Regarding Choice of Attack Methods: Expecting the Unexpected October 2015 Journal Article
Assessing the Terrorist Threat: Impact of the Group's Organizational Design? October 2015 Journal Article
The Paris Fidayin Attacks: Eight Years in the Making? October 2015 Tinsley, Herbert Discussion Point
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
Repressive Efforts are Consistently Counterproductive in Reducing al-Qaeda-Inspired Violence Against Canadians August 2015 Chenoweth, Erica; Dugan, Laura Report
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
The Audacity of Hype: Why International Cooperation will Easily Defeat Piracy in Southeast Asia July 2015 Tippin, Garett; Stevenson, John Discussion Point
Diffusing Controversial Technology: Barriers, Incentives, and Lessons Learned July 2015 Liu, Brooke; Petrun Sayers, Elizabeth; Ackerman, Gary; Roberts, Holly Journal Article
In the Opponent's Shoes: Increasing the Behavioral Validity of Attackers' Judgment in Counterterrorism Models June 2015 Journal Article
Probabilistic Graphical Modeling of Terrorism Threat Recognition Using Bayesian Networks and Monte Carlo Simulation June 2015 Regens, James Journal Article
It's a Trap: Provoking an Overreaction is Terrorism 101 June 2015 Journal Article
Terrorists at The Table: Why Negotiating is the Only Way to Peace June 2015 Journal Article
Examining the Effect of Repressive and Conciliatory Government Actions on Terrorism Activity in Israel May 2015 Parkin, William Journal Article
Engaging the Public to Fight the Consequences of Terrorism and Disasters May 2015 Book
Masquerades of War May 2015 Book
Terrorism: Commentary on Security Documents: Volume 138: The Resurgent Terrorist Threat May 2015 Book
Effect of Intelligence Collection Training on Suspicious Activity Recognition by Front Line Police Officers May 2015 Regens, James Journal Article
On the Value of Exposure and Secrecy of Defense System: First-Move Advantage vs. Robustness April 2015 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
Counterterrorism, Community Policing and the Flags Protests: An Examination of Police Perceptions of Northern Ireland's Operation Dulcet April 2015 Journal Article
Causes and Incentives for Terrorism in Pakistan April 2015 Journal Article
Sponsoring Violence: A Typology of Constituent Support for Terrorist Organizations April 2015 Journal Article
Counter-Terrorism Intelligence, Policy and Theory Since 9/11 March 2015
Cycle of Bad Governance and Corruption: The Rise of Boko Haram in Nigeria March 2015 Journal Article
From Terrorism to 'Radicalization' to 'Extremism': Counterterrorism Imperative or Loss of Focus? March 2015 Journal Article
Conjuring Up the Next Attack: The Future-Orientedness of Terror and the Counterterrorist Imagination March 2015 Journal Article
Swedish Counterterrorism Policy: An Intersection Between Prevention and Mitigation March 2015 Journal Article
Mahmoud Eid (Ed.). Exchanging Terrorism Oxygen for Media Airwaves: The Age of Terroredia March 2015 Book Review
The Transformation of Security Planning for the Olympics: The 1976 Montreal Games February 2015 Journal Article
Eye-safe UV Stand-off Raman Spectroscopy for the Ranged Detection of Explosives in the Field February 2015 Journal Article
What is the State of Islamic Extremism: Key Trends, Challenges and Implications for U.S. Policy February 2015 Braniff, William Congressional Testimony
Terrorism and Political Violence February 2015 Book
Boko Haram: An Assessment of Strengths, Vulnerabilities, and Policy Options January 2015 Pate, Amy Report
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
Environmental Adaptation, Legislation Adaptation: Keeping up with the Eco-Terrorists January 2015 Journal Article
Enemies with Benefits? Violent Rivalry and Terrorist Group Longevity January 2015 Phillips, Brian Journal Article
Target-Oriented Utility Theory for Modeling the Deterrent Effects of Counterterrorism November 2014 Bier, Vicki Journal Article
Causes and Consequences of Terrorism in Africa November 2014 Journal Article
Modeling Costly Learning and Counter-Learning in a Defender-Attacker Game with Private Defender Information September 2014 Zhuang, Jun Journal Article
Local Approaches to Counterterrorism: The New York Police Department Model August 2014 Dahl, Erik Journal Article
Policing Terrorism, Crime Control, and Police-Community Relations: Learning from the Israeli Experience July 2014 Weisburd, David Book
Terrorism Research: The Record July 2014 Crenshaw, Martha Journal Article
Finding Bin Laden: Lessons for a New American Way of Intelligence June 2014 Dahl, Erik Journal Article
Terrorist Group Cooperation and Longevity June 2014 Phillips, Brian
U.S. Attitudes toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Reporting Terrorism-related Activity April 2014 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary; Tourangeau, Roger; Presser, Stanley Research Brief
Massive Online Open Course: Understanding Terrorism and the Terrorist Threat January 2014 LaFree, Gary; Braniff, William Project Fact Sheet
Cigarette smuggling and terrorism financing November 2013 Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven Book Chapter
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
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
Report: U.S. Attitudes toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism Before and After the April 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings October 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary Report
Intelligence and Surprise Attack: Failure and Success from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 and Beyond July 2013 Dahl, Erik
It's not Big Data, but Little Data, that Prevents Terrorist Attacks July 2013 Dahl, Erik Discussion Point
Counterterrorism Strategies and Democracy: Lessons for the US from the (Unfortunate) Example of Turkey May 2013 Satana, Nil Discussion Point
Thinking Beyond Deterrence April 2013 Dugan, Laura Discussion Point
Research Highlight: U.S. Attitudes Toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism March 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary Research Brief
Handbook of Computational Approaches to Counterterrorism March 2013 Book
U.S. Attitudes toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism February 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary Report
US Attitudes Towards Terrorism and Counterterrorism February 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary Report
Options and Strategies for Countering Online Radicalization in the United States January 2013 Neumann, Peter Journal Article
Countering Terrorism in Britain and France November 2012 Foley, Frank Book
U.S. Attitudes Toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism October 2012 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary; Tourangeau, Roger; Presser, Stanley Research Brief
Countermeasures against Extremism and Terrorism Database: Data Status and Final Findings September 2012 Liu, Brooke; Kennedy, Jonathan Report
Countering Ecoterrorism in the United States: the case of 'Operation Backfire' September 2012 Report
Effects and Effectiveness of Law Enforcement Intelligence Measures to counter homegrown terrorism: a case study on the FALN July 2012 Belli, Roberta Report
Don't Tread on Me: Masculine Honor Ideology in the U.S. and Militant Responses to Terrorism July 2012 Journal Article
Policing Terrorism July 2012 LaFree, Gary Journal Article
Patterns of Intervention in Federal Terrorism Cases: Interim Report August 2011 Smith, Brent; Damphousse, Kelly Report
Terrorism Studies: A Reader November 2010 Horgan, John Book
All Terrorism Is Local: Resources, Nested Institutions, and Governance for Urban Homeland Security in the American Federal System September 2010 Chenoweth, Erica Journal Article
Recent U.S. Thinking about Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Babysteps towards a Dynamic View of Asymmetric Conflict September 2010 McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Journal Article
"Deterring Nuclear or 'WMD' Terrorism," Prepared for presentation to the Conference on "Deterring Terrorism: Theory and Practice February 2010 Crenshaw, Martha Conference Paper
Assessing the Efficacy of Countering Terrorism: The Challenges and Merit February 2010 Dugan, Laura Conference Paper
The Effectiveness of Counterterrorism in Spain: A New Approach February 2010 Chenoweth, Erica Conference Paper
The Israeli Model for Policing Terrorism: Goals, Strategies, and Open Questions December 2009 Weisburd, David Journal Article
The Consequences of Counterterrorism. November 2009 Crenshaw, Martha Book
Just Between Friends: Bilateral Cooperation and Bounded Sovereignty in the 'Global War on Terror October 2009 Biswas, Bidisha Journal Article
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 Expansion of Intelligence Agency Mandates: British Counterterrorism in Comparative Perspective October 2009 Foley, Frank Journal Article
Criminology's Third War: Special Issue on Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism September 2009 LaFree, Gary Journal Article
Winning the Battle but Losing the War? Narrative and Counter-Narratives Strategy September 2009 Leuprecht, Christian; McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Journal Article
Deterrence, Terrorism, and Psychology July 2009 Crenshaw, Martha Conference Paper
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
Reforming Counterterrorism: Institutions and Organizational Routines in Britain and France January 2009 Foley, Frank Journal Article
What Should This Fight Be Called? Metaphors of Counterterrorism and Their Implications December 2008 Kruglanski, Arie; Crenshaw, Martha Journal Article
Cops and Spooks: The Role of Police in Counterterrorism November 2008 Weisburd, David Book Chapter
A Contested Threat: The Politics of Security Collaboration for Combating Terrorism November 2008 Chenoweth, Erica Book Chapter
War Versus Criminal Justice in Responding to Terrorism: The Losing Logic of Torture November 2008 McCauley, Clark Book Chapter
Research on Terrorism and Countering Terrorism November 2008 LaFree, Gary; Dugan, Laura Book Chapter
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
The Last Good Chance: A Reassessment of U.S. Operations at Tora Bora October 2008 Krause, Peter Journal Article
The Psychology of "The War on Terror" and Other Terms for Counterterrorism October 2008 Kruglanski, Arie; Crenshaw, Martha Journal Article
Support for the Caliphate & Radical Mobilization January 2008 McLeod, Douglas Research Brief
South Korean Printed and Internet Media Reporting: A Counterintelligence Challenge December 2007 Sin, Steve Report
The Politics of Collective Action: Security Collaboration for Combating Terrorism November 2007 Chenoweth, Erica Book Chapter
¿Está Estados Unidos ganando la guerra global contra el terrorismo? November 2007 Crenshaw, Martha Book Chapter
Toward a Better Understanding of the Policy Effects on Terrorism November 2007 Dugan, Laura Book Chapter
Protecting Global Cities: New York, London and the Internationalization of Municipal Policing for Counter Terrorism July 2007 Journal Article
We are Good Citizens: Post-9/11 Diaspora Mobilization in the United States and Canada March 2007 Biswas, Bidisha Conference Paper
Review of Joe Novarro, Hunting terrorists: A look at the psychopathology of terror January 2007 McCauley, Clark Journal Article
Intelligence-led policing as a framework for responding to terrorism January 2007 Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven Journal Article
Creating a Data Archive to Facilitate Research on Understanding and Responding to Terrorism November 2006 Chermak, Steven Book Chapter
Psychological issues in understanding terrorism and the response to terrorism November 2006 McCauley, Clark Book Chapter
Efficacy of Counterterrorism Approaches: Examining Northern Ireland October 2006 LaFree, Gary; Dugan, Laura Research Brief
Do Targeted Assassinations Work? A Multivariate Analysis of Israel's Controversial Tactic during Al-Aqsa Uprising June 2006 Hafez, Mohammed Journal Article
Evaluating Counterterrorism Policies: Deterrence and Defiance Models of Violence in Northern Ireland June 2006 LaFree, Gary Conference Paper
The Effectiveness of Counter-Terrorism Strategies: A Campbell Systematic Review January 2006 Report
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
War Versus Justice in Response to Terrorist Attacks November 2005 McCauley, Clark Book Chapter
Counterterrorism in Retrospect: Review of Blind Spot: The Secret History of American Counterterrorism by Tim Naftali July 2005 Crenshaw, Martha Book Review
WMD Terrorism Research: Whereto from Here? July 2005 Ackerman, Gary Journal Article
Counterterrorism in Retrospect: Chronicle of a War Foretold April 2005 Crenshaw, Martha Journal Article
"Counterterrorism in Retrospect: Chronicle of a War Foretold," November 2004 Crenshaw, Martha Book Chapter
Countering Violent Extremism
Publication Title Publication Datesort ascending START Authors Publication Type
Off-Ramp Opportunities in Material Support Cases February 2017 Journal Article
Preventing Violent Extremism through Government and Community Partnerships January 2017 Szmania, Susan Book Chapter
Violent Extremism, Community-Based Violence Prevention, and Mental Health Professionals January 2017 Weine, Stevan Journal Article
Countering Violent Extremism Online and Offline January 2017 Szmania, Susan Journal Article
Rethinking Security Education December 2016 Izsak, Katherine Worboys Book Chapter
Countering Violent Extremism with Governance Networks December 2016 Journal Article
Youth Specific Factors in Radicalization December 2016 Journal Article
The French Counter Radicalization Strategy December 2016 Journal Article
Building Resilience against Violent Extremism: A Community-Based Approach November 2016 Journal Article
European CVE Strategies from a Practitioner's Perspective November 2016 Journal Article
Talking to the Muslim World: How, and With Whom? November 2016 Journal Article
Civil Society, Peace, and Power November 2016 Book
Understanding Deradicalization: Methods, Tools and Programs for Countering Violent Extremism November 2016 Book
Options to Facilitate Socio-Political Stability in Syria and Iraq November 2016 Ligon, Gina Scott; Young, Joseph; Rethemeyer, R. Karl; Asal, Victor White Paper
Approaches for Countering Violent Extremism at Home and Abroad October 2016 Journal Article
Increasing Cognitive Complexity and Collaboration Across Communities: Being Muslim Being Scottish October 2016 Journal Article
Economic and Social Inclusion to Prevent Violent Extremism October 2016 Report
Media Development and Countering Violent Extremism: An Uneasy Relationship, a Need for Dialogue October 2016 Report
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
Countering Violent Extremism: Applying the Public Health Model October 2016 Journal Article
From Countering to Preventing Radicalization Through Education: Limits and Opportunities October 2016 Report
An IC Intervention for Post-Conflict Northern Ireland Secondary Schools September 2016 Journal Article
Policy Options and Regulatory Mechanisms for Managing Radicalization on the Internet September 2016 Conference Paper
Contextual Violence and Support for Violent Extremism: Evidence from the Sahel September 2016 Report
Implications of Research on Traumatic Stress for Countering Violent Extremism August 2016 Weinberger, Peter Discussion Point
Political Islam in the Age of Democratization August 2016 Hafez, Mohammed Book Review
Guiding Principles for Countering and Displacing Extremist Narratives August 2016 Beutel, Alejandro; Weine, Stevan Journal Article
Training Host Nation Forces for Population-centric Counterinsurgency July 2016 Koven, Barnett S. Journal Article
Juvenile Law and Jihad: Exploring Anti-Terror Legislation and Calling for Mandatory Juvenile Treatement of Radicalized Teens Joining ISIS in Syria July 2016 Journal Article
Public-Private Partnerships to Counter Violent Extremism: Field Principles for Action July 2016 Beutel, Alejandro; Weinberger, Peter Report
Research on Radicalisation: Topics and Themes July 2016 Schmid, Alex Journal Article
Jihadist Disengagement from Violence: Understanding Contributing Factors June 2016 Journal Article
Addressing Violent Extremism as Public Health Policy and Practice June 2016 Weine, Stevan Journal Article
From WWI to ISIS, Using Shame and Masculinity in Recruitment Narratives June 2016 Beutel, Alejandro Discussion Point
Pedro Pablo Kuczynski and the Future of Peruvian Security June 2016 Koven, Barnett S. Journal Article
Evaluation of a Multi-Faceted, U.S. Community-Based, Muslim-Led CVE Program June 2016 Horgan, John Report
A National Strategic Framework for Countering Violent Extremism in Jordan April 2016 Journal Article
Emulating U.S. Counterinsurgency Doctrine: Barriers for Developing Country Forces, Evidence from Peru April 2016 Koven, Barnett S. Journal Article
How Public Health Can Improve Initiatives to Counter Violent Extremism April 2016 Weine, Stevan Discussion Point
Surveying CVE Metrics in Prevention, Disengagement and De-Radicalization Programs March 2016 Szmania, Susan
Belonging Nowhere: Marginalization & Radicalization Risk among Muslim Immigrants March 2016 Gelfand, Michele Journal Article
Catch Them Coming and Going: Probabilistic Pathway Projection to Counter Foreign Fighters March 2016 House, Joshua; Boyd, Marcus Report
Countering Violent Religious Extremism in Pakistan: Strategies for Engaging Conservative Muslims March 2016 Report
Towards a Deeper Understanding of 21st Century Global Terrorism January 2016 Journal Article
Moving Toward a Society with NO HATE - A Proposal for Advancing U.S. Domestic CVE November 2015 Beutel, Alejandro Discussion Point
Towards a Guide for Constructing and Disseminating Counter-Narratives to Reduce Support for Terrorism November 2015 Horgan, John Journal Article
Lessons Learned from Mental Health and Education: Identifying Best Practices for Addressing Violent Extremism October 2015 Weine, Stevan Report
Supporting A Multidisciplinary Approach to Addressing Violent Extremism: What Role Can Mental Health Professionals Play? October 2015 Weine, Stevan Research Brief
Supporting A Multidisciplinary Approach to Violent Extremism: The Integration of Mental Health in Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) and What Law Enforcement Needs to Know October 2015 Weine, Stevan Research Brief
Community Engagement to Tackle Terrorism and Violent Extremism: Challenges, Tensions and Pitfalls October 2015 Journal Article
Supporting A Multidisciplinary Approach to Addressing Violent Extremism: What Role Can Education Professionals Play? October 2015 Weine, Stevan Research Brief
The Critical Role of Friends in Networks for Countering Violent Extremism: Toward a Theory of Vicarious Help-Seeking October 2015 Horgan, John Journal Article
Best Practices for Developing Resilient Communities and Addressing Violent Extremism October 2015 Weine, Stevan Research Brief
Insurgency BAAD: Dynamics of Terrorism and Counterterrorism Campaigns October 2015 Young, Joseph; Rethemeyer, R. Karl; Asal, Victor Research Brief
The Emergence of Lone Wolf Terrorism: Patterns of Behavior and Implications for Intervention September 2015 Smith, Brent; Gruenewald, Jeff; Damphousse, Kelly; Roberts, Paxton Journal Article
The Radicalization Puzzle: A Theoretical Synthesis of Empirical Approaches to Homegrown Extremism September 2015 Hafez, Mohammed Journal Article
Law Enforcement-Focused Best Practices to Prevent Violent Extremism September 2015 Weine, Stevan; Braniff, William Research Brief
Government Agency-Focused Best Practices to Prevent Violent Extremism September 2015 Weine, Stevan; Braniff, William Research Brief
Community-Focused Best Practices to Prevent Violent Extremism September 2015 Weine, Stevan; Braniff, William Research Brief
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
Broadening the Discussion about Women and Violent Extremism June 2015 Szmania, Susan Discussion Point
Reframing CVE as a Multidisciplinary Approach to Promoting Community Safety June 2015 Research Brief
Terrorist Rehabilitation: Genesis, Genealogy and Likely Future June 2015 Book Chapter
Challenging the Narrative of the "Islamic State" June 2015 Schmid, Alex Report
Community Engagement to Counter-Extremism: A Global Imperative June 2015 Book Chapter
A Fragmented Discourse of Religious Leadership in France: Muslim Youth between Citizenship and Radicalization June 2015 Journal Article
Islamists and Nationalists: Rebel Motivation and Counterinsurgency in Russia's North Caucasus May 2015 Journal Article
The Homecomings: What Happens When Arab Foreign Fighters in Iraq and Syria Return? May 2015 Journal Article
Colombian Military Thinking and the Fight Against the FARC-EP Insurgency, 2002-2014 May 2015 Journal Article
The Effects of Terrorism on Economic Performance: The Case of Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) May 2015 Journal Article
Lethal Brands: How VEOs Build Reputations May 2015 Ligon, Gina Scott Journal Article
Why Violence Abates: Imposed and Elective Declines in Terrorism Attacks March 2015 Journal Article
From Terrorism to 'Radicalization' to 'Extremism': Counterterrorism Imperative or Loss of Focus? March 2015 Journal Article
What Drives Europeans to Syria, and to IS? Insights From the Belgian Case March 2015 Journal Article
The Role of Community Policing in Countering Violent Extremism February 2015 Weine, Stevan Research Brief
Understanding Communities’ Attitudes towards CVE February 2015 Weine, Stevan Research Brief
Program Fact Sheet: START's CVE Education and Training Initiatives February 2015 Braniff, William Project Fact Sheet
Validation of the Nationwide Suspicious Activity Reporting (SAR) Initiative: Identifying Suspicious Activities from the Extremist Crime Database (ECDB) and the American Terrorism Study (ATS) February 2015 Smith, Brent; Gruenewald, Jeffrey; Freilich, Joshua; Roberts, Paxton; Chermak, Steven; Parkin, William Report
Aligning Research and CVE February 2015 Weine, Stevan Discussion Point
Art-Based Approaches and Identity from War-Making to Peace-Making: Exploring the Ethiopian-Eritrean Experience January 2015 Journal Article
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
Research Summary: Lessons from a US Study Revealing the Critical Role of "Gatekeepers" in Public Safety Networks for Countering Violent Extremism January 2015 Horgan, John Book Chapter
Does Aid Cause Conflict in Pakistan? January 2015 Journal Article
Islamophobia as Reactive Co-Radicalization January 2015 Journal Article
Socially Relevant Ethnic Groups, Ethnic Structure, and AMAR August 2014 Pate, Amy; Birnir, Johanna; Wilkenfeld, Jonathan Journal Article
Spotting the Threat July 2014 Neumann, Peter Journal Article
Civil Resistance: Reflections on an Idea Whose Time Has Come July 2014 Chenoweth, Erica Journal Article
Violent and Non-Violent Extremism: Two Sides of the Same Coin? May 2014 Schmid, Alex Journal Article
U.S. Attitudes toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Reporting Terrorism-related Activity April 2014 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary; Tourangeau, Roger; Presser, Stanley Research Brief
Peace and Conflict 2014 April 2014 Wilkenfeld, Jonathan; Huth, Paul Book
Global Trends in Terrorism, 1970- 2011 April 2014 LaFree, Gary; Dugan, Laura
Building Community Resilience to Counter Violent Extremism October 2013 Weine, Stevan Journal Article
Commitment and Extremism: A Goal Systemic Analysis September 2013 Kruglanski, Arie Journal Article
Discussion Point: Prevention Research is Needed for Countering Violent Extremism March 2013 Weine, Stevan Discussion Point
Prevention Research for Countering Violent Extremism March 2013 Weine, Stevan Discussion Point
U.S. Attitudes toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism February 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary Report
Early Detection of Terrorism Outbreaks Using Prospective Space–Time Scan Statistics October 2012 Cutter, Susan Journal Article
Countering Ecoterrorism in the United States: the case of 'Operation Backfire' September 2012 Report
Building Resilience to Violent Extremism Among Somali-Americans in Minneapolis-St.Paul August 2012 Weine, Stevan Report
Building Resilience to Violent Extremism Among Somali-Americans in Minneapolis-St.Paul Handout May 2012 Weine, Stevan Research Brief
Narratives and counter-narratives for global jihad: Opinion versus action July 2010 Leuprecht, Christian; McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Book Chapter
Community‐Level Indicators of Radicalization: A Data and Methods Task Force February 2010 Fishman, Shira Report
Community and Family Approaches to Combating the Radicalization and Recruitment of Somali-American Youth and Young Adults: A Psychosocial Perspective November 2009 Horgan, John; Weine, Stevan Journal Article
Preventing Deadly Encounters between Law Enforcement and American Far-rightists October 2009 Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven Journal Article
Winning the Battle but Losing the War? Narrative and Counter-Narratives Strategy September 2009 Leuprecht, Christian; McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Journal Article
Homegrown Terrorism: South Korea's Next Challenge against Terrorism January 2009 Sin, Steve Journal Article
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
Can Obama Restore the US Image in the Middle East? January 2008 Kull, Steven Journal Article
The Psychology of Terrorism October 2001 McCauley, Clark Op-ed
Counterterrorism
Date Title News Type
2016-11-03 LaFree and Crenshaw’s “Countering Terrorism: No Simple Solutions” available for preorder News
2016-07-06 New research analyzes partnerships between authorities and racial/ethnic minority communities Featured Research
2015-09-25 Braniff briefs INSCOM News
2015-09-24 Braniff participates in World Summit on Counterterrorism News
2015-01-21 New study abroad program in Singapore to focus on CVE and deradicalization News
2014-04-29 START reaches out to dozens of middle and high schoolers News
2014-04-29 New report examines likelihood of people reporting terrorism-related activity Featured Research
2014-01-29 A closer look at the 2,600 terrorist attacks in US, 1970-2012 Featured Research
2013-12-19 START Newsletter: Global terrorism increasing; GTD 2012 dataset released; New cyber research Newsletter
2013-12-09 START adds third course to summer line-up News
2013-11-25 START Newsletter: US beliefs before, after Boston bombings; Terrorist targeting of civilians; Graduate Certificate in Terrorism Analysis Newsletter
2013-10-31 START Newsletter: Intelligence and security; perspectives on terrorism; Hezbollah; 'big data' and coding Newsletter
2013-10-24 Return of the Intern People Spotlight
2013-10-16 START seeking 2014 Outstanding Article Award nominations News
2013-09-25 START Symposium showcases impactful research, datasets News
2013-09-24 Corn Husker contributes to START internship program with State Department People Spotlight
2013-07-25 Discussion Point: It's not Big Data, but Little Data, that Prevents Terrorist Attacks Discussion Point
2013-07-25 White Paper: A Multi-Layer Assessment of Terrorism in its Current and Future Manifestation News
2013-07-22 Braniff presents "Conceptual Frameworks for Understanding Global Jihadism" News
2013-07-09 Call for Proposals: Interactive teaching units on human aspects of cybersecurity News
2013-06-27 Braniff offers Congressional testimony News
2013-06-25 Policy specialist takes on new challenge with START's Graduate Certificate People Spotlight
2013-05-31 Discussion Point: Counterterrorism Strategies and Democracy: Lessons for the US from the (Unfortunate) Example of Turkey Discussion Point
2013-04-11 Americans more likely to think about terrorism than violent crime Featured Research
2013-04-03 Under Secretary Sonenshine speaks to University of Maryland about State Department's public diplomacy successes News
2013-03-28 Hegghammer explains variation in western jihadists News
2013-03-05 START's training events help others understand terrorism News
2013-02-27 START researcher explores how terrorism affects democracy, compares Turkey and US Featured Research
2013-01-31 Education's impact on attitudes about terrorism: Former START TRA takes on new policy-relevant study News
2012-12-17 Database Spotlight: Police Response to Terrorism - Lessons from the Israeli Police Featured Research
2012-11-27 Discussion Point: Beyond al-Qa'ida Discussion Point
2012-10-31 Understanding conflict management in India Featured Research
2012-10-31 START director addresses common myths of terrorism News
2012-10-31 New database provides insights into terrorism countermeasures Featured Research
2012-10-31 Database Spotlight: Government Actions in a Terror Environment-Israel Featured Research
2012-10-26 Researcher Spotlight: Nil Satana People Spotlight
2012-10-15 New journal is a resource for Global Terrorism Research Featured Research
2012-09-28 START Annual Meeting focuses on maximizing relevance of research News
2012-09-28 Terrorism: A Self-Love Story News
2012-09-28 John Cohen's keynote address at START Annual Meeting News
2012-09-28 START director to lecture on contrasting nature of terrorism News
2012-09-28 Research Brief: Law Enforcement Efforts to Counter Violent Extremism Featured Research
2012-09-28 Discussion Point: The End of Radicalization? Discussion Point
2012-09-26 Remittances and the financing of terrorism in Sub-Saharan Africa Featured Research
2012-08-31 START launches new tool for counterterrorism community Featured Research
2012-08-31 Discussion Point: Introducing 'Political Resilience' Discussion Point
2012-08-29 Researcher Spotlight: Kelly Damphousse People Spotlight
2012-08-24 Policing Terrorism Featured Research
2012-08-06 Carrot' Works Better than 'Stick' Against Terror in Israel Featured Research
2012-07-30 LaFree speaks at National Institute of Justice conference News
2012-06-20 START interns gain unique experience with State Department People Spotlight
2012-06-19 CASE awards START top honors News
2012-06-18 START advises Indian Home Secretary R.K. Singh News
2012-05-23 START's Shoemaker presents Border Crossing findings at monthly series Featured Research
2012-05-22 START hosts expert panel and career symposium on innovation in homeland security News
2012-04-24 Researcher Spotlight: Erica Chenoweth People Spotlight
2012-04-24 START researcher participates in homeland security panel News
2012-04-23 START students discuss job opportunities with Lockheed Martin executives People Spotlight
2012-04-06 START, Centers of Excellence leaders visit Capitol Hill News
2012-03-28 Summer courses for credit through START News
2012-02-20 START interns get vital career preparation People Spotlight
2012-02-20 START researchers fight cybercrime with old school criminology Featured Research
2012-02-15 START teams up with the University of Oklahoma to study effective counterterrorism strategies News
2012-02-15 Interns extend growing relationship between START and State Department People Spotlight
2012-01-30 Exposed to new perspectives - Katiria Ortiz's Australian Experience People Spotlight
2012-01-30 Seeing Sydney: Katharine Sobotka and her study abroad experience People Spotlight
2011-12-20 DHS renews support for START terrorism research for next five years News
2011-12-12 LaFree comments on terrorist imprisonment News
2011-11-29 Prevention and Protection in an Age of Terror Featured Research
2011-11-17 START students take advantage of exclusive CIA opportunity News
2011-11-15 START Investigators Present Research at National Conference Featured Research
2011-10-27 START researchers brief Swedish delegation News
2011-09-19 START Releases 2011 Research Review Featured Research
2011-08-20 START Investigators Participate in 2011 American Sociological Association Annual Conference Featured Research
2011-07-11 Fall Internship Opportunities: Counter Measures against Extremism and Terrorism (CoMET) Database News
2011-07-11 START Affiliate Offers Master's Degree in Counter Terrorism and Security Studies News
2011-04-20 Borders Case Study Project- Paid Internship News
2011-04-07 2011-2012 Background Report Undergraduate Terrorism Analysis Training (UTAT) Program Application Deadline Extended News
2011-02-24 Summer 2011 Research Opportunities: CoMET News
2010-10-25 Materials Available from START Seminar, "The Role of Academia in Homeland Security" News
2010-09-15 Follow the START Seminar, "The Role of Academia in Homeland Security" Live on Twitter News
2010-09-15 **Event** START Seminar Speaker Change for News
2010-08-06 Have you seen it yet? START Research Review Featured Research
2010-07-26 Now Hiring: Senior Researcher, Terrorism and Counterterrorism News
2010-06-03 START Announces 2010-2011 Terrorism Research Awards and Undergraduate Research Program Participants News
2010-04-22 Current Job Opportunities at START News
2010-03-05 The Federal Semester Program: Homeland Security Policy is Now Accepting Applications News
2009-11-17 Internships at START Available for Spring 2010 News
2009-10-21 START Releases First Research Review Featured Research
2009-07-22 Now Hiring: Faculty Researcher/Post-Doc News
2009-04-21 START Announces 2009-2010 Undergraduate Research Program Award Recipients News
2009-04-13 START Announces 2009-10 Terrorism Research Awards News
2007-10-14 START Partners with ICPSR to Launch Terrorism & Preparedness Data Resource Center News
2007-10-02 Government Executive Magazine Spotlights the Work of START Featured Research
2007-03-14 Apply Now: Summer Workshop on Teaching about Terrorism News
2006-12-01 START Launches Research Brief Series Featured Research
2005-09-26 DHS Under Secretary for Science and Technology, Dr. Charles E. McQueary, News
2005-09-07 START to Mark Official Launch of Offices with Public Remarks News
2005-09-05 START Announces Fellowships for 2005-06 News
2005-08-12 White House Science and Technology Director Addresses Need for Innovations to Combat Terrorism News
2005-07-21 START Hosts DHS Faculty/Student Research Teams News
2005-06-13 START Partners with Maryland Leadership Institute News
2005-01-10 Secretary Ridge announces creation of terrorism center News
Countering Violent Extremism
Date Title News Type
2016-09-13 Envisioning the Maryland Academy for Innovation in National Security News
2016-08-08 Another Look at Jujitsu Politics Discussion Point
2016-08-03 Implications of research on traumatic stress for Countering Violent Extremism Discussion Point
2016-07-06 Providing a framework for creating public-private partnerships to counter violent extremism Featured Research
2016-07-05 Computational Social Science: Understanding terrorist attacks on Twitter Discussion Point
2016-05-04 New START model forecasts the flow of foreign fighters Featured Research
2016-05-02 Equipping educators to understand mass violence and extremism News
2016-04-05 How Public Health Can Improve Initiatives to Counter Violent Extremism Discussion Point
2016-04-04 Bridging academia and policy to build better CVE programs People Spotlight
2016-01-18 New research finds important lessons for CVE in fields of mental health, education Featured Research
2015-09-28 Recommendations to counter violent extremism Featured Research
2015-09-28 START collaborators contribute to important CVE work Featured Research
2015-09-25 Braniff briefs INSCOM News
2015-09-24 Braniff participates in World Summit on Counterterrorism News
2015-09-23 State Department foreign press center visits START News
2015-06-30 Reframing CVE as a Multidisciplinary Approach to Promoting Community Safety Featured Research
2015-06-30 Broadening the Discussion about Women and Violent Extremism Discussion Point
2015-05-28 Discussion Point: Communities on the Front Lines Against Terrorism Discussion Point
2015-05-27 START Hosts conference on mental health, education and countering violent extremism News
2015-04-29 START Hosts Delegation of CVE Experts from Middle East News
2015-04-29 Congressman Ruppersberger visits START News
2015-04-29 No Hate USA Campaign Launch News
2014-09-30 START begins project to support Nationwide Suspicious Activity Reporting Initiative News
2014-09-30 CVE: An Idea Whose Time Has Come Discussion Point
2014-09-29 START Pioneers Innovative Undergraduate Course on CVE News
2014-03-27 A grassroots approach to tackling violent extremsim Featured Research
2013-11-19 START student aspires to serve her country People Spotlight
2013-10-16 START seeking 2014 Outstanding Article Award nominations News
2013-09-24 Researcher Spotlight: Jeff Gruenewald People Spotlight
2013-04-03 Under Secretary Sonenshine speaks to University of Maryland about State Department's public diplomacy successes News
2013-03-27 Discussion Point: Prevention Research for Countering Violent Extremism Discussion Point
2012-10-31 Database Spotlight: Government Actions in a Terror Environment-Israel Featured Research
2012-10-31 New database provides insights into terrorism countermeasures Featured Research
2012-09-28 Research Brief: Law Enforcement Efforts to Counter Violent Extremism Featured Research
2012-09-28 START Annual Meeting focuses on maximizing relevance of research News
2012-09-13 New report assesses factors related to violent extremism among Somali-Americans in Minneapolis-St. Paul Featured Research
2012-08-31 START launches new tool for counterterrorism community Featured Research
2012-02-22 Ballots instead of bullets News
2012-02-15 START teams up with the University of Oklahoma to study effective counterterrorism strategies News
2011-12-01 START seminar lecturer receives top honors People Spotlight
2011-10-27 START researchers brief Swedish delegation News
2011-10-07 START Director LaFree to Moderate Discussion with Secretary Napolitano and Governor O'Malley News
2009-05-22 START Announces 2009 Curriculum Development Grant Recipients News
2009-04-21 START Announces 2009-2010 Undergraduate Research Program Award Recipients News
2006-12-01 START Launches Research Brief Series Featured Research
2005-09-05 START Announces Fellowships for 2005-06 News
Countering Violent Extremism
Name Job Title Institution
Alejandro Beutel

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Kurt Braddock

Post-doctoral teaching fellow

Pennsylvania State University
Imange of William Braniff William Braniff

Executive Director, START

University of Maryland
Jeremy Carter Jeremy Carter

Assistant Professor of Environmental and Public Affairs

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
Erica Chenoweth Erica Chenoweth

Associate Professor of International Studies

University of Denver
Cory Davenport Cory Davenport

Senior Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Liberty Day, START Liberty Day

Training Manager

University of Maryland
Laura Dugan Laura Dugan

Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

University of Maryland
Joshua Freilich Joshua Freilich

Professor of Criminal Justice

John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York
Daniella Fridl Daniella Fridl

Former Assistant Research Director, START

University of Maryland
Jeffrey Gruenewald Jeff Gruenewald

Assistant Professor

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
James Halverson

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
John G. Horgan John Horgan

Professor of Global Studies and Psychology

Georgia State University
Katherine Izsak Katherine Worboys Izsak

Education Director, START

University of Maryland
START Researcher Patrick James Patrick James

Project Manager/Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Michael Jensen Michael Jensen

GTD Data Collection Manager, START

University of Maryland
Emmanuel Karagiannis Emmanuel Karagiannis

Senior Lecturer of International Relations

King's College
Photo of Barnett Koven Barnett Koven

Senior Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Gary LaFree

Director, START; Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

University of Maryland
Anthony Lemieux Anthony Lemieux

Associate Professor of Communication and Lead Researcher of the Transcultural Conflict and Violence Program

Georgia State University
Erin Miller Erin Miller

GTD Program Manager, START

University of Maryland
Lyubov Mincheva

Associate Professor

University of Sofia, Bulgaria
Hamid Mohtadi

Professor of Economics

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Nil Satana

Visiting Faculty Member

University of Maryland
Brandon Sullivan Brandon Sullivan

Assistant Professor

Michigan State University
Susan Szmania

Senior Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Peter Weinberger Peter Weinberger

Senior Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Stevan Weine Stevan Weine

Professor of Psychiatry

University of Illinois at Chicago
Joseph Young Joseph Young

Associate Professor of Public Affairs

American University
Counterterrorism
Name Job Title Institution
Victor Asal

Associate Professor of Political Science

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)
Imange of William Braniff William Braniff

Executive Director, START

University of Maryland
Jeremy Carter Jeremy Carter

Assistant Professor of Environmental and Public Affairs

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
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
Cory Davenport Cory Davenport

Senior Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Laura Dugan Laura Dugan

Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

University of Maryland
Devin Ellis

Policy & Research Program Director, ICONS Project

University of Maryland
Daniella Fridl Daniella Fridl

Former Assistant Research Director, START

University of Maryland
Jeffrey Gruenewald Jeff Gruenewald

Assistant Professor

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
James Halverson

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
John G. Horgan John Horgan

Professor of Global Studies and Psychology

Georgia State University
Joshua House

Junior GIS Analyst, START

University of Maryland
Michelle Jacome Michelle Jacome

Project Manager/Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Michael Jensen Michael Jensen

GTD Data Collection Manager, START

University of Maryland
Bo Jiang, START Bo Jiang

Graduate Research Assistant, START

University of Maryland
Mila Jonns Mila Johns

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Sharad Joshi

Research Associate

Monterey Institute of International Studies
Sheehan Kane

Faculty Research Assistant, START

University of Maryland
Christian Leuprecht

Assistant Professor of Political Science and Economics

Royal Military College
START Researcher Gabrielle Matuzsan Gabrielle Matuzsan

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Erin Miller Erin Miller

GTD Program Manager, START

University of Maryland
Lyubov Mincheva

Associate Professor

University of Sofia, Bulgaria
Prabhakar Misra Prabhakar Misra

Professor of Physics

Howard University
Joseph Oudin

Faculty Research Assistant, Global Terrorism Database

University of Maryland
Amy Pate Amy Pate

Research Director, START

University of Maryland
Elizabeth Petrun Elizabeth Petrun Sayers

Associate Behavioral and Social Scientist, RAND Corporation

University of Maryland
Brian Phillips Brian Phillips

Assistant Professor

Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE), Mexico City
Kieran Quinlan

Faculty Research Assistant, START

University of Maryland
R. Karl Rethemeyer R. Karl Rethemeyer

Associate Professor of Public Administration & Policy

University at Albany, State University of New York
Nil Satana

Visiting Faculty Member

University of Maryland
John Sawyer John Sawyer

Commercialization Director, START

University of Maryland
Steve Sin

Senior Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Daniel Smith

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Sarah Spalding Sarah Spalding

Researcher/Analyst, START

University of Maryland
Herbert Tinsley

Researcher, START

University of Maryland
Garret Brooke Tippin Garett Tippin

START Researcher

University of Maryland
Stevan Weine Stevan Weine

Professor of Psychiatry

University of Illinois at Chicago
Jun Zhuang

Associate Professor of Engineering

University of Buffalo