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How Terror Hijacks the Brain


Observer Article

Motivation, Ideology, and the Social Process in Radicalization

A team of interdisciplinary researchers, including psychological scientists, is part of a federal research initiative to study why people become radicals. ... More>


An Indirect Damage of Terror Attacks: Higher Traffic Fatalities


Estimating Risk


Repeated Exposure to Media Images of Traumatic Events May Be Harmful to Mental and Physical Health

From 24-hour cable news to YouTube and Twitter, today’s mass media can turn local disasters into international events within minutes, transmitting the impact of a disaster far beyond those who are directly exposed. ... More>