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On SAGE Insight; Identifying diffusion patterns of research articles on Twitter: A case study of online engagement with open access articles

From Public Understanding of Science Science has long been of public interest, as well as a site of intellectual and political contestation. However, it is only in recent years that social media—particularly Twitter, blogs, and academic social networks such as … Continue reading

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Why do some terrorist organizations adopt suicide bombing as a tactic?

Cultural Resonance and the Diffusion of  Suicide Bombings The Role of Collectivism From Journal of Conflict Resolution Over the last couple of decades, suicide terrorism has spread over the globe like a wildfire, increasing in scope, frequency, and intensity. An … Continue reading

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Is Norway killer Anders Behring Breivik the tip of the iceberg?

The diffusion of racist violence in the Netherlands: Discourse and distance From Journal of Peace Research Currently images and reports are circulating around the globe of the televised court trial of Anders Behring Breivik, the man arrested for the July … Continue reading

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