Film, Video Terrorism in Cyberspace: The Next Generation

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Title

  • Terrorism in Cyberspace: The Next Generation

Summary

  • Analyst and renowned terrorism expert Gabriel Weimann discussed his new book "Terrorism in Cyberspace: The Next Generation." Weimann has been in the forefront of tracking terrorist movements online since the late 1990s. His recent research has brought attention to the fastest emerging form of terrorism, the "lone wolf," a person who commits acts in support of some group, movement or ideology, but does so alone, outside of any command structure.

Event Date

  • April 01, 2014

Notes

  • -  Gabriel Weimann is a professor of Communication at Haifa University, Israel. He is presently at the Woodrow Wilson Center finishing his new book, "Terrorism in Cyberspace: The Next Generation." His research interests include the study of media effects, political campaigns, persuasion and influence, media and public opinion, modern terrorism and the mass media. He published eight books including "The Theater of Terror" and "Terror On the Internet."

Running Time

  • 1 hours 2 minutes 44 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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