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Publication Titlesort descending Publication Date START Authors Type Research Areas Regions
U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe December 2019 Cutter, Susan Book Resilience North America
U.S. Muslim Opinion Over Time: Final Report February 2016 McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia START Reports Terrorism and Society North America
U.S. Muslim Opinions about ISIS, the Syrian Conflict and the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election June 2017 McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia START Reports Terrorism and Society, Radical Beliefs and Behavior
U.S. Muslims after 9/11: Poll Trends 2001-2007 March 2009 McCauley, Clark Journal Article Terrorism and Society, Individual Behavior North America
U.S. Muslims with Radical Opinions Feel More Alienated and Depressed August 2017 McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia START Reports Terrorism and Society, Radical Beliefs and Behavior North America
U.S. Polls: Public Opinion and Right‐Wing Extremism April 2010 McCauley, Clark START Reports Violent Groups and Movements, Individual Behavior, Radical Beliefs and Behavior North America
Ukrainian Volunteer Fighters in the Eastern Front: Ideas, Political-Social Norms and Emotions as Mobilization Mechanisms February 2016 Karagiannis, Emmanuel Journal Article Violent Groups and Movements, Radical Beliefs and Behavior Eastern Europe
Unconventional Weapons and Technology (UWT) Research Division October 2018 Project Fact Sheet Chemical and Biological Threats, Radiological and Nuclear Threats Global
Under What Conditions Does Ethnic Conflict Result in Armed Violence? January 2017 McCauley, Clark Book Chapter Violent Groups and Movements Global
Understanding Al-Qa’ida’s Business Model January 2011 Gallo, Alex Journal Article Terrorism and Society Global
Understanding and Mitigating the Impacts of Massive Relocations Due to Disasters April 2017 Bier, Vicki Journal Article Resilience North America
Understanding Communities’ Attitudes towards CVE February 2015 Weine, Stevan Research Brief Countering Violent Extremism North America
Understanding Community Responses to Authority/Law Enforcement Minority-Outreach Intergroup Communication Frames July 2016 Glasford, Demis Research Brief Crime and Terrorism, Counterterrorism Global
Understanding Criminal Networks, Political Order, and Politics in Latin America and the Caribbean November 2009 Arias, Enrique Book Chapter
Understanding Law Enforcement Intelligence Processes July 2014 Carter, David L.; Carter, Jeremy G.; Chermak, Steven START Reports Violent Groups and Movements North America
Understanding Lone-actor Terrorism: A Comparative Analysis with Violent Hate Crimes and Group-based Terrorism September 2013 Deloughery, Kathleen; King, Ryan D.; Asal, Victor START Reports Individual Behavior, Crime and Terrorism North America
Understanding Motivated Publics during Disasters: Examining Message Functions, Frames, and Styles of Social Media Influentials and Followers October 2019 Liu, Brooke Journal Article Risk Communication
Understanding Political Radicalization: The Two-Pyramids Model April 2017 McCauley, Clark; Moskalenko, Sophia Journal Article Radical Beliefs and Behavior Global
Understanding Recruitment to Organized Crime and Terrorism June 2020 Weisburd, David Book Crime and Terrorism
Understanding Risk Communication Best Practices: A Guide for Emergency Managers and Communicators May 2012 Liu, Brooke START Reports Resilience, Risk Communication Global
Understanding Terrorism June 2017 Braddock, Kurt Book Chapter Radical Beliefs and Behavior, Deradicalization, Disengagement Global
Understanding Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism November 2017 Singh, Rashmi Book Counterterrorism Global
Understanding Terrorism Innovation and Learning: Al-Qaeda and Beyond April 2015 Ranstorp, Magnus Book Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements Global, Western Europe
Understanding the Adoption Process of National Security Technology: An Integration of Diffusion of Innovations and Volitional Behavior Theories February 2017 Liu, Brooke; Smith, Daniel; Ackerman, Gary; Roberts, Holly; Iles, Irina A.; Egnoto, Michael Journal Article Radiological and Nuclear Threats North America
Understanding the Micro-Situational Dynamics of White Supremacist Violence in the United States December 2018 Simi, Peter Journal Article Violent Groups and Movements, Radical Beliefs and Behavior North America


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