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Boston Globe: How to Defuse a Human Bomb

START Researchers Discuss Disengagement from Terrorism

In "How to Defuse a Human Bomb,"the Boston Globe explored whether there might be effective models for "de-radicalization"--that is, dissuading individuals from engaging in terrorism in pursuit of some cause. The Globe story included quotes from START researchers Clark R. McCauley and Gary LaFree.