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Some Hypotheses on Gender, Radicalization and Jihadism. A Qualitative Research on Experts
Journal Title: SICUREZZA E SCIENZE SOCIALI 
Author/s: Francesco Antonelli 
Year:  2019 Issue: Language: English 
Pages:  13 Pg. 255-267 FullText PDF:  213 KB
DOI:  10.3280/SISS2019-001020
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The aim of this paper is to present the results of a qualitative research that have involved some European Civil Experts, about current relationship between women and violent radicalization. After having defined the crucial concept of vio-lent radicalization and discussed some evidences about current female violent Ji-hadism, findings of the qualitative are presented. In general, the opinions of our experts are divided into three positions: first: in radicalization process, gender is represented as a marginal dimension; Second: Gender is represented as climax be-tween several contradictions of radicalization process; third: Gender as the "new frontier of terrorism".
Keywords: Radicalization; terrorism; gender; qualitative research; experts.

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Francesco Antonelli, in "SICUREZZA E SCIENZE SOCIALI" 1/2019, pp. 255-267, DOI:10.3280/SISS2019-001020

   

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