Davies -- Garth

Sentiment-Based Identification of Radical Authors (SIRA)

Year: 2015
Description:

Abstract: As violent extremists continue to surface in online discussion forums, counter-extremism agencies search for new and innovative ways of uncovering their digital indicators. Using a sample of approximately 1 – …

Sentiment-Based Identification of Radical Authors (SIRA)

Year: 2015

Image is everything: Delinquent displays and social status among adolescents

Year: 2015
Subjects: Crime, Youth

Toward a Framework Understanding of Online Programs for Countering Violent Extremism

Year: 2016
Description:

Abstract: There is an emerging consensus that ideologically-based narratives play a central role in encouraging and sustaining radicalization to violence, and that preventing, arresting, or reversing radicalization requires some means – …

Spreading the message digitally: A look into extremist organizations’ use of the Internet

Year: 2015
Description:

Why would a terrorist choose to utilize the Internet rather than the usual methods of assassination, hostage taking, and guerrilla warfare? Conway (2006) identified five major reasons why extremist groups – …

Terrorist and extremist organizations’ use of the internet for recruitment

Publisher: Routledge

Neighbourhood Effects on Fear of Crime in Canada

Geography: Canada
Year: 2016
Description:

Fear of crime is a social problem with potentially serious consequences, including altering or restricting one’s behaviour. Changes to one’s routine for this purpose are known as constrained behaviours. Although – …

TSAS WP16-05: Assessment of the state of knowledge: Connections between research on the social psychology of the Internet and violent extremism

Publisher: TSAS
Description:

This paper seeks to answer the question: How does social psychology contribute to our understanding of the link between the Internet and violent extremism?

TSAS WP14-08: A Framework for Estimating the Number of Extremists in Canada

Geography: Canada
Year: 2014
Description:

How can researchers appropriately estimate the number of extremists, particularly violent extremists, in Canada?