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Publication Title Publication Date START Authors Typesort descending Research Areas Regions
The Geography of Social Vulnerability: Race, Class, and Catastrophe September 2005 Cutter, Susan Report North America
Two Birds with One Stone: Attention from the US and Conciliation from the Republic of Korea February 2009 Sin, Steve Report East Asia, North America
U.S. Muslims with Radical Opinions Feel More Alienated and Depressed August 2017 McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Report Terrorism and Society, Radical Beliefs and Behavior North America
Quantifying Gray Zone Conflict Codebook June 2017 Koven, Barnett S. Report
Effects and Effectiveness of Law Enforcement Intelligence Measures to counter homegrown terrorism: a case study on the FALN July 2012 Belli, Roberta Report Violent Groups and Movements, Counterterrorism North America
Empirical Assessment of Domestic Radicalization (EADR) December 2016 LaFree, Gary; Tinsley, Herbert; Stevenson, John; Jensen, Michael; James, Patrick Report Individual Behavior, Radical Beliefs and Behavior North America
The Global Terrorism Database: Accomplishments and Challenges. Perspectives on Terrorism November 2009 LaFree, Gary Report
The Red Pill October 2005 Tierney, Kathleen Report Risk Communication North America
South Korean Printed and Internet Media Reporting: A Counterintelligence Challenge December 2007 Sin, Steve Report Counterterrorism East Asia, North America
Development and Optimization of Machine Learning Algorithms and Models of Relevance to START Databases April 2016 Misra, Prabhakar Report Counterterrorism Global
Catch Them Coming and Going: Probabilistic Pathway Projection to Counter Foreign Fighters March 2016 Woods, Brady; House, Joshua; Boyd, Marcus A. Report Violent Groups and Movements, Individual Behavior, Countering Violent Extremism Eastern Europe, Middle East and North Africa, Western Europe
Countermeasures against Extremism and Terrorism Database: Data Status and Final Findings September 2012 Liu, Brooke; Kennedy, Jonathan Report Counterterrorism North America
U.S. Muslim Opinion Over Time: Final Report February 2016 McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Report Terrorism and Society North America
Political Demography of Conflict in Mali June 2018 Leuprecht, Christian Report Violent Groups and Movements Sub-Saharan Africa
Does Police Performance Increase in Importance for the Public During Times of Security Threats, and do Evaluations of Procedural Justice Decline in Importance?: Findings from a Quasi-Experimental Study of Antecedents of Police Legitimacy in Israel December 2009 Weisburd, David Report Terrorism and Society Middle East and North Africa
The Effectiveness of Counter-Terrorism Strategies: A Campbell Systematic Review January 2006 Report Counterterrorism North America
ISIL: Branding, Leadership Culture and Lethal Attraction November 2014 Ligon, Gina Scott; Simi, Peter Report Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements Middle East and North Africa
Twenty-Five Years of Ideological Homicide Victimization in the United States of America March 2016 Gruenewald, Jeff; Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven; Parkin, William Report Violent Groups and Movements North America
An Examination of the 'Marriage Effect' on Desistance from Crime among U.S. Immigrants June 2013 Bersani, Bianca Report
Public-Private Partnerships to Counter Violent Extremism: Field Principles for Action July 2016 Beutel, Alejandro; Weinberger, Peter Report Counterterrorism, Countering Violent Extremism Global
Characteristics of Communities where American Terrorists, Lived, Planned, and Conducted their Attacks February 2011 Smith, Brent; Damphousse, Kelly; Fitzpatrick, Kevin; Roberts, Paxton Report Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements North America
Origin-group differences in the 2007 and 2011 Pew Polls of U.S. Muslims: Reactions to the War on Terrorism February 2017 McCauley, Clark Report Terrorism and Society North America
The Impact of Disasters and Political Violence on Mental Health in Latin America October 2009 Norris, Fran Report Resilience Central America & Caribbean, North America, South America
Report: U.S. Attitudes toward Terrorism and Counterterrorism Before and After the April 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings October 2013 Adamczyk, Amy; LaFree, Gary; Tourangeau, Roger; Presser, Stanley Report Terrorism and Society, Counterterrorism, Resilience North America
Financial Crime and Material Support Schemes Linked to al-Qa'ida and Affiliated Movements (AQAM) in the United States: 1990 to June 2014 November 2014 Sullivan, Brandon; Freilich, Joshua; Chermak, Steven Report Violent Groups and Movements, Crime and Terrorism North America


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