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March 2, 2017

Minerva Researcher Generates New Database of Jihadist Activities with Indicators for Identifying and Tracking Radicalization

Jytte Klausen, a Minerva-funded researcher at Brandeis University, has compiled a unique comprehensive database of networks and activities of Western Jihadists through an innovative integration of new interview techniques, media analytics, and network modeling, enabling identification of previously unknown relationships among radicalization

Feb. 24, 2017

Scott Atran analyses the limits of rational choice in political and cultural conflict

Scott Atran. 2017. Scott Atran analyses the limits of rational choice in political and cultural conflict.

Feb. 17, 2017

Minerva researchers develop Rebel Contraband Dataset

Minerva researchers Justin Conrad, Beth Elise Whitaker, and James Igoe Walsh (University of North Carolina - Charlotte) have developed the first-ever Rebel Contraband Dataset as part of their Minerva-funded research. The dataset provides new and regularly updated annual data on rebel activities and control of natural resources and other illicit

Jan. 31, 2017

On the Edge: What Future for the African Sahel?

The 2017 Annual Carter Conference in African Studies Center for African Studies at the University of Florida February 23-25, 2017

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Minerva Researcher Generates New Database of Jihadist Activities with Indicators for Identifying and Tracking Radicalization
By Jytte Klausen | March 2, 2017
Jytte Klausen, a Minerva-funded researcher at Brandeis University, has compiled a unique
Scott Atran analyses the limits of rational choice in political and cultural conflict
By Scott Atran | Feb. 24, 2017
Scott Atran. 2017. Scott Atran analyses the limits of rational choice in political and cultural conflict.

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