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Publication Title Publication Date START Authorssort descending Type Research Areas Regions
From the Caucasus to Boston and Beyond April 2013 Discussion Point Terrorism and Society, Individual Behavior, Radical Beliefs and Behavior Central and Eastern Europe, North America
The Effectiveness of Counter-Terrorism Strategies: A Campbell Systematic Review January 2006 Report Counterterrorism North America
Hindsight Not 20/20 for Smallpox Research January 2015 Discussion Point Chemical and Biological Threats North America
Annex of Statistical Information: Country Reports on Terrorism 2016 July 2017 Report Violent Groups and Movements, Individual Behavior Global
Terrorism Studies is not a Sub-Discipline October 2012 Discussion Point
Incendiary Devices in Packages January 2011 Background Report Terrorism and Society
On the 5th anniversary of the 7/7 London Transit Attack July 2010 Background Report Terrorism and Society Western Europe
MOOC: Understanding Terrorism and the Terrorist Threat 2015 October 2014 Project Fact Sheet
Discussion Point: The Prospective Military Power of Al Qaeda Affiliated Groups in the Syrian Conflict December 2013 Discussion Point Violent Groups and Movements Middle East and North Africa
START Training Program Overview September 2015 Project Fact Sheet
Suicide Attack on Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, Afghanistan June 2011 Background Report
As American as Apple Pie: How Anwar al-Awlaki Became the Face of Western Jihad July 2011 Report
The Evolution of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL): Relationships 2004-2014 June 2014 Fact Sheet Violent Groups and Movements Middle East and North Africa
Terrorist Attacks in New York City May 2010 Background Report
Public Schools Underprepared for Disasters October 2006 Research Brief North America
Suicide Attack at Moscow Airport January 2011 Background Report
Package Bombs on Cargo Planes November 2010 Background Report
Jump Start: Accelerating Government Response to a National Biological Crisis July 2015 Report Chemical and Biological Threats North America
Discovery Communications Building Hostage-Taking September 2010 Background Report
On the Fifteenth Anniversary of the Oklahoma City Bombing April 2010 Background Report Terrorism and Society North America
The Maryland Academy for Innovation in National Security September 2016 White Paper
The Organizational Dynamics of Far Right Hate Groups in the United States: Comparing Violence to Non violent Organizations April 2013 Report Violent Groups and Movements North America
Violent Jihadism in Real Time: Al-Shabaab's Use of Twitter January 2013 Research Brief Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements Global, Middle East and North Africa
A Smart Bomb in Every Garage? Driverless Cars and the Future of Terrorist Attacks September 2015 Discussion Point Terrorism and Society Global
Countering Ecoterrorism in the United States: the case of 'Operation Backfire' September 2012 Report Counterterrorism, Countering Violent Extremism North America


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