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Volume XV, 2021

Complete Issue

Welcome from the Editors

Articles

Bringing Religiosity Back In: Critical Reflection on the Explanation of Western Homegrown Religious Terrorism (Part I)
by Lorne L. Dawson

Dying to Live: The "Love of Death" Narrative Driving the Taliban's Suicide Bombings
by Atal Ahmadzai

The Use of Bay'ah by the Main Salafi-Jihadist Groeps
by Carlos Igualada and Javier Yagüe

Counter-Terrorism in the Philippines: Revies of Key Issues
by Ronald Mendoza, Rommel Jude G. Ong and Dion Lorenz, L. Romano

Variations on the Theme? Comparing 4chand, 8kun and other chans' Far-right "/pol" Boards
by Stephane J. Baele, Lewys Brace and Travis G. Coan

Research Notes

Climate Change-Terrorism Nexus? A Preliminary Review/Analysis of the Literature
by Jeremiah O. Asaka

Inventory of 200+ Institutions and Centres in the Field of Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism Research
by Reinier Bergema and Olivia Kearney

Resources

Counterterrorism Bookshelf: Eight Books on Terrorism & Counter-Terrorism-Related Subjects
Reviewed by Joshua Sinai

Bibliography: Terrorism by Region - Southeast Asia
Compiled and selected by Judith Tinnes

Bibliography: Civilian Casualties of Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism
Compiled and selected by David Teiner

Preparedness for, and Resilience to, Terrorism: Bibliography of Theses (60+ Full-Text Academis Theses (Ph. D. and M.A.) written in English between 2000 and 2020)
Compiled and selected by Brody McDonald

Recent Online Resources for the Analysis of Terrorism Related Subjects
Compiled and selected by Berto Jongman

Announcements

Conference Monitor/Calendar of Events
Complied by Olivia Kearney

Words of Appreciation for Reviewers and Members of the Editorial Board
by Alex P. Schmid and James J.F. Forest

TRI Best Thesis Award 2019 & 2020
by Alex P. Schmid

About Perspectives on Terrorism

Complete Issue

Welcome from the Editors

Articles

Bringing Religiosity Back In: Critical Reflection on the Explanation of Western Homegrown Religious Terrorism (Part II)
by Lorne Dawson

Understanding the Motivations of “Lone Wolf” Terrorists: The “Bathtub” Model
by Boaz Ganor

Radical Beings: How Group Identities Impact Willingness to Justify Terrorism
by Eline Drury Løvlien

Measuring Impact, Uncovering Bias? Citation Analysis of Literature on Women in Terrorism
by Jessica Davis, Leah West, and Amarnath Amarasingam

The European Database of Terrorist Offenders (EDT): Development, Usability and Options
by Daphne Alberda, Nils Duits, Kees van den Bos, Arin H. Ayanian, Andreas Zick & Maaike Kempes

U.S. Extremism on Telegram: Fueling Disinformation, Conspiracy Theories, and Accelerationism
by Samantha Walther and Andrew McCoy

The Devil’s in the Details - or is He? The Ethics and Politics of Terrorism Data
by Benjamin V. Allison

Special Correspondence

QAnon: Radical Opinion versus Radical Action
by Sophia Moskalenko & Clark McCauley

Research Notes

40 Terrorism Databases and Data Sets: A New Inventory
by Neil G. Bowie

20+ Databases on (Violent and Armed) Conflicts
by Ishaansh Singh

Resources

Book Review: Omar Ashour. How ISIS Fights. Military Tactics in Iraq, Syria, Libya and Egypt.
Reviewed by Alex P. Schmid

Book Review: Teun Voeten, Mexican Drug Violence: Hybrid Warfare, Predatory Capitalism and the Logic of Cruelty
Reviewed by Martijn Kitzen

Counterterrorism Bookshelf: Five Books on Terrorism & Counter-Terrorism-Related Subjects
Reviewed by Joshua Sinai

Bibliography: Terrorism and the Media (including the Internet) (Part 5)
Compiled and selected by Judith Tinnes

Bibliography: Al-Shabaab
Compiled and selected by David Teiner

Bibliography: Fear and Terror
Compiled and selected by Sedat Kula

60+ Full-Text Academic Theses (Ph.D. and M.A.) on Rebel Governance by Non-State Actors written in English between 2011 and 2021
Compiled and selected by Brody McDonald

Recent Online Resources for the Analysis of Terrorism and Related Subjects
by Berto Jongman

Announcements


From TRI’s National Networks of Ph.D. Thesis Writers: List of 30+ Dutch and Flemish Ph.D. Theses in Progress and Completed
Prepared by Jeanine de Roy van Zuijdewijn

Conference Monitor/Calendar of Events (April 2021)
Compiled by Olivia Kearney

About Perspectives on Terrorism

Complete Issue

Welcome from the Editors

Articles

Introduction by the Guest Editors of the Special Issue
The Long-Term Impacts of Attacks - The Case of the July 22, 2011 Attacks in Norway

by Tore Bjørgo and Anders Ravik Jupskås

Breivik’s Long Shadow? The Impact of the July 22, 2011 Attacks on the Modus Operandi of Extreme-right Lone Actor Terrorists
by Graham Macklin and Tore Bjørgo

From Monster to Hero? Explaining Variation in Far-right Support for Anders Behring Breivik 
by Lars Erik Berntzen and Jacob Aasland Ravndal

The Terrorist Attack on Utøya Island: Long-Term Impact on Survivors’ Health and Implications for Policy
by Kristin A. Glad, Synne Stensland, Grete Dyb

Norwegian Memorial Work after July 22, 2011
by Jone Salomonsen

Drawing the Boundaries of Legitimate Debate: Right-Wing Extremism in Norwegian News Media in the Decade After the July 22, 2011 Attacks
by Anna Grøndahl Larsen


Consensus or Conflict? A Survey Analysis of how Norwegians Interpret the July 22, 2011 Attacks a Decade Later
by Anders Ravik Jupskås and Øyvind Solheim

Research Notes

The Term ‘Lone Wolf’ and its Alternatives: Patterns in Public and Academic Use from 2000 to 2020
by Lars Erik Berntzen and Tore Bjørgo

Terrorism Studies: A Glimpse at the Current State of Research (2020/21) 
by Alex P. Schmid, James J.F. Forest, and Timothy Lowe

Resources

Counterterrorism Bookshelf: 21 Books on Terrorism & Counter- Terrorism-Related Subjects
by Joshua Sinai

Ronald Crelinsten. Terrorism, Democracy, and Human Rights. A Communication Model. Abingdon: Routledge, 2021
Reviewed by Alex P. Schmid

Bibliography: Economic Causes of Terrorism
by Judith Tinnes

Recent Web-Based Resources on Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism
by Berto Jongman

Announcements

Conference Calendar 
by Olivia Kearney

Free Online Publication: Handbook of Terrorism Prevention and Preparedness. The Hague: ICCT Press, 2021 (xxv+1288 pp.).
by Alex P. Schmid

About Perspectives on Terrorism

Complete Issue 

Welcome from the Editors

Articles

Counter-Terrorism as a Public Policy: Theoretical Insights and Broader Reflections on the State of
Counter-Terrorism Research 

by Thomas Renard

Rival Consolidation in Nascent Insurrections: Why Some Militant Groups Wage Sustained Insurgencies 
by Michael Shkolnik

The Terrorism Recidivism Study (TRS): An Update on Data Collection and Results
by Omi Hodwitz

The Dead Drops of Online Terrorism 
by Gabriel Weimann and Asia Vellante

Connecting, Competing, and Trolling: “User Types” in Digital Gamified Radicalization Processes
by Linda Schlegel

International Links and the Role of the Islamic State in the Barcelona and Cambrils Attacks in 2017
by Carlos Igualada

Evidence to Explain Violent Extremist Communication: A Systematic Review of Individual-Level Empirical Studies
by Phillip de Bruijn

Frictional Security Governance: Policing the Crime-Terror Nexus in Denmark
by Mette-Louise E. Johansen, Anna Bræmer Warburg and Maya Mynster Christensen

Tracing the Fate of Central Asian Fighters in Syria: Remainers, Repatriates, Returnees, and Relocators 
by Nodirbek Soliev

From Spandau to Guantanamo: Prisons as Propaganda Instruments for Extremists and Terrorists
by Nathan Thompson and Amber Hart

Research Note

Counter-Terrorism Studies: A Glimpse at the Current State of Research (2020/2021)
by Alex P. Schmid, James J.F. Forest and Timothy Lowe

Resources

Counter-Terrorism Bookshelf: 5 Books on Terrorism & Counter- Terrorism-Related Subjects
by Joshua Sinai

Bibliography: Terrorism by Country - United States
by Judith Tinnes

Bibliography: Hamas 
by David Teiner

Recent Online Resources for the Analysis of Terrorism and Related Subjects
by Berto Jongman

Announcements

Best Theses on Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism Award 2019-2020: Presentation of, and Praise for, Finalists and Winners (Thomas Renard, Michael Shkolnik and Gian Maria Campedelli)
by Alex P. Schmid

New Members of the Editorial Board of Perspectives on Terrorism and Vacancy Associate Editor

Conference Monitor/Calendar of Events (August 2021 and beyond)
by Olivia Kearney

About Perspectives on Terrorism 

Complete issue

Welcome from the Editors

Articles

Stochastic Terrorism and Incitement to Violence: A Linguistic and Psychological Analysis
by Molly Amman and J. Reid Meloy

Who Attacks America? Islamist Attacks on the American Homeland
by Nilay Saiya

Female ISIS Returnees to the Western Balkan Countries
by Anita Perešin, Melisa Hasanović, and Kujtim Bytyqi

Ansaru Resurgent: The Rebirth of Al-Qaeda’s Nigerian Franchise
by Jacob Zenn and Caleb Weiss

Crime and Punishment: Jihadist Financing and Criminal Responsibility in Finland
by Lotta Tuomaala-Järvinen and Juha Saarinen

Preventing Violent Extremism the Lebanese Way: A Critical Analysis of the Lebanese PVE Strategy
by Sharaf Hussein

Rejoinder

The Role of Beliefs in Motivating Involvement in Terrorism: A Response to Lorne Dawson’s Article
‘Critical Reflection on the Explanation of Western Homegrown Religious Terrorism’

by Bart Schuurman

Resources

Counter-Terrorism Bookshelf: 5 Books on Terrorism & Counter-Terrorism-Related Subjects
Reviewed by Joshua Sinai

Jeanine de Roy van Zuijdewijn, The Aftermath: Meaning-Making after Terrorist Attacks in Western Europe
Reviewed by Alex P. Schmid

Bibliography: Al-Qaeda and its Affiliated Organizations (Part 2)
Compiled and selected by Judith Tinnes

Bibliography: Rebel Governance
Compiled and selected by David Teiner, Marta Furlan, Ayse D. Lokmanoglu, and Brody McDonald

Recent Online Resources for the Analysis of Terrorism and Related Subjects
Compiled and selected by Berto Jongman

Announcements

Conference Monitor/Calendar of Events (October 2021 and beyond)
by Olivia Kearney

About Perspectives on Terrorism

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