TSAS WP14-12: Perceptions of Muslim Faith, Ethno-Cultural Community-based and Student Organizations in Countering Domestic Terrorism in Canada

Geography: Canada
Year Published: 2014
Entry Types: TSAS Working Paper
Chicago Style Citation

Ahmed, Kawser, James Fergusson, and Alexander Salt. 2014. “Perceptions of Muslim Faith, Ethno-Cultural Community-based and Student Organizations in Countering Domestic Terrorism in Canada.” TSAS Working Paper 14-12. Canadian Network for Research on Terrorism, Security and Society. http://tsas.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/TSASWP14-12_Ahmed-Fergusson-Salt1.pdf

Affiliate(s): Ahmed, Kawser | Fergusson, James |

Share:

Description:

What are the perceptions of Muslim community based organizations and university student organization leaders on domestic terrorism and counter-terrorism in Canada and what are their suggestions to prevent radicalization and improve existing counter-terrorism policy?

Importance:
1. Explore the phenomenon of radicalization within the Muslim community and examine community perceptions;
2. Identify reasons for the lack of community based programs to prevent domestic terrorism and radicalization in Canada;