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Understanding Lone ActorTerrorism 2013

Understanding Lone ActorTerrorism 2013

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The objective of this project was to analyze lone-actor terrorism in relation to two seemingly related behaviors: group-based terrorism and violent hate crimes. Most prior research on lone-actor terrorists attempts to profile their personality characteristics or highlight the unique threat posed by this form of terrorism.
The objective of this project was to analyze lone-actor terrorism in relation to two seemingly related behaviors: group-based terrorism and violent hate crimes. Most prior research on lone-actor terrorists attempts to profile their personality characteristics or highlight the unique threat posed by this form of terrorism.

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National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism
 A Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Center of Excellence Based at the University of Maryland
8400 Baltimore Ave., Suite 250
College Park, MD 20742
301.405.6600 www.start.umd.edu 
Understanding Lone-actor Terrorism: A Comparative  Analysis with Violent Hate Crimes and Group-based Terrorism
 Report to the Resilient Systems Division, Science and Technology Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
September 2013
 
 National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism
 A Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Center of Excellence
Understanding Lone-actor Terrorism
 About This Report
The authors of this report are Victor Asal, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University at Albany, Kathleen Deloughery, Assistant Professor of Public Administration and Policy at the University at Albany, and Ryan D. King, Associate Professor of Sociology at The Ohio State University. Questions about this report should be directed to Victor Asal (vasal@albany.edu), Kathleen Deloughery (kdeloughery@albany.edu), or Ryan D. King (king.2065@sociology.osu.edu). The authors thank Erin Miller and Gary LaFree at START for access to and assistance with the Global Terrorism Database. This research was supported by the Resilient Systems Division of the Science and Technology Directorate of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security through Award Number 2009ST108LR0003 made to the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START). The views and conclusions contained in this document are those of the authors and should not be interpreted as necessarily representing the official policies, either expressed or implied, of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security or START. This report is part of a series in support of the Prevent/Deter program. The goal of this program is to sponsor research that will aid the intelligence and law enforcement communities in assessing potential terrorist threats and support policymakers in developing prevention efforts.
 About START
 
The National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) is supported in part by the Science and Technology Directorate of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security through a Center of Excellence program based at the University of Maryland. START uses state
of 
the
art theories, methods and data from the social and behavioral sciences to improve understanding of the origins, dynamics and social and psychological impacts of terrorism. For more information, contact START at infostart@start.umd.edu or visit  www.start.umd.edu. 
Citations
 
To cite this report, please use this format:
Deloughery, Kathleen, Ryan D. King, and Victor Asal. “Un
derstanding Lone-actor Terrorism: A Comparative Analysis with Violent Hate Crimes and Group-b
ased Terrorism.” Final Report to
the Resilient Systems Division, Science and Technology Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security. College Park, MD: START, 2013.
 
 National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism
 A Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Center of Excellence
Understanding Lone-actor Terrorism
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