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Single-issue Terrorism

Single-issue Terrorism

Project Title Investigators Project Period
Geospatial and Temporal Patterns of US Terrorism Brent Smith, Kelly Damphousse July, 2012 to December, 2017
Patterns of U.S. Extremist Crime Jeff Gruenewald, Joshua Freilich, Steven Chermak, William Parkin 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
Empirical Assessment of Domestic Radicalization (EADR) Michael Jensen, Gary LaFree January, 2013 to December, 2016
Key Dimensions in Understanding Terrorist Bomb Attacks Margaret Wilson June, 2008 to May, 2010
Extremist Crime Database Related Projects Joshua Freilich, Steven Chermak
Project Title Publication Date START Authors Publication Type
Empirical Assessment of Domestic Radicalization (EADR) December 2016 LaFree, Gary; Tinsley, Herbert; Stevenson, John; Jensen, Michael; James, Patrick Report
Targeting Strategies in Single-Issue Bomb Attacks January 2016 Wilson, Margaret Journal Article
Terrorist Attacks on Educational Institutions December 2014 Miller, Erin Background Report
Trajectories of Terrorism: Attack Patterns of Foreign Groups That Have Targeted the United States, 1970-1994 August 2009 LaFree, Gary; Crenshaw, Martha Journal Article
Image Title Job Title Institution
Brandon Sullivan Brandon Sullivan

Assistant Professor

Michigan State University
Clark McCauley Clark McCauley

Professor of Psychology

Bryn Mawr College
Erica Chenoweth Erica Chenoweth

Associate Professor of International Studies

University of Denver
Laura Dugan Laura Dugan

Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

University of Maryland
Mila Jonns Mila Johns


START Researcher Patrick James Patrick James

Project Manager/Researcher, START

University of Maryland
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