Home, Land, Security Deradicalization and the Journey Back from Extremism by Carl…

Home, Land, Security Deradicalization and the Journey Back from Extremism by Carla Power

epub | 5.2 MB | English | Isbn:‎ B08VRVFT8C | Author: Carla Power | Year: 2021


A groundbreaking look inside the controversial field of deradicalization, told through the stories of former militants and the people working to bring them back into society, from National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize finalist Carla Power What are the roots of radicalism? Journalist Carla Power came to this question well before the January 6, 2021, attack in Washington, D.C., turned our country’s attention to the problem of domestic radicalization. Her entry point was a different wave of radical panic-the way populists and pundits encouraged us to see the young people who joined ISIS or other terrorist organizations as simple monsters. Power wanted to chip away at the stereotypes by focusing not on what these young people had done but why: What drew them into militancy? What visions of the world-of home, of land, of security for themselves and the people they loved-shifted their thinking toward radical beliefs? And what visions of…

Category:Terrorism, Violence in Society, Middle Eastern Politics

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