Perspectives_on_Terrorism_XI_4_-_Ryan_Scrivens

Academic Theses (Ph.D. and MA) on Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism Related Issues, written in English between 2013 and 2017

Compiled and Selected by Ryan Scrivens

Introduction

This bibliography contains doctoral dissertations (Ph.D.) and Master (MA) Theses on issues relating to terrorism and counter-terrorism. Titles were retrieved manually by browsing the Open Access Theses and Dissertations (OATD) database, using the search term ‘terrorism’. More than 2,500 entries were evaluated, of which 238 were ultimately selected for this list. All theses are open source. However, readers should observe possible copyright restrictions. The title entries are ‘clickable’, allowing access to full texts.

Bibliographic entries are divided into the following sub-sections:

  1. Terrorism Actors, Groups, Incidents, and Campaigns
  2. Counter-Terrorism Strategies, Tactics, and Operations
  3. Counter-Terrorism Policy, Legislation, Law, and Prosecution
  4. Terrorism and the Media, Representations, and Public Opinion
  5. State Repression and Civil War
  6. Terrorism and the Internet
  7. Terrorism and Gender

1. Terrorism Actors, Groups, Incidents, and Campaigns

Alakoc, Burcu Pinar. The Fatal Attraction of Suicide Terrorism: An Empirical Analysis of Suicide Terrorist Attacks in the Middle East and South Asia. Ph.D. Thesis, Spring 2014, University of Colorado. URL: http://scholar.colorado.edu/psci_gradetds/31

Anaya, Kala Kristina Hartman. Persuasion Strategies in Terrorist Recruitment: The Case of ISIS. MA Thesis, Leiden University, July 2015. URL: https://openaccess.leidenuniv.nl/handle/1887/35008

Ashie, Lawrencia. An Analysis of Globalization as a Catalyst for International Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2015, University Ghana. URL: http://ugspace.ug.edu.gh/handle/123456789/8641

Baudon, Antoine, Philippe. To Jihad and Back Home. Ph.D. Thesis, March 2017, Durham University. URL: http://etheses.dur.ac.uk/12096

Beck, Peter Garrard. Identity, Allegiance and Death: Inspire and the Case of Anwar al Awlaki. MA Thesis, December 2013, University of Minnesota. URL: https://conservancy.umn.edu/handle/11299/162344

Bergh, Viveka. Hizballah’s Construction of National Identity: “We are in Principle not like Others”. MA Thesis, June 2015, Uppsala University, URL: http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A823248&dswid=OATDFullTextWindow#sthash.GLeaXTxc.dpbs

Besaw, Clayton. Deadly Premonition: Does Terrorist-Leader Psychology Influence Violence Lethality? MA Thesis, Spring 2014, University of Central Florida. URL: http://stars.library.ucf.edu/etd/4494

Blessing, Jason A. From “Total Liberation” to “Phased Liberation”: Temporality and Identity in the Provisional IRA and Hamas. MA Thesis, May 2013, Virginia Tech. URL: https://vtechworks.lib.vt.edu/handle/10919/23235

Camacho, Angelina L. The Microscopic Threat to the United States: Biological Weapons, Biological Terrorism, and their Multifaceted Implications for U.S. Security. MA Thesis, May 2014, Johns Hopkins University. URL: https://jscholarship.library.jhu.edu/handle/1774.2/37213

Cutter, Dan. IS, a Global Caliphate, and Exceptionalism: An Ideological Criticism of the Islamic State’s Rhetoric in Dabiq. MA Thesis, 2017, Kansas State University. URL: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/35545

De Silva, Sara. An Examination of the Lifecycle of The Liberation of Tigers of Tamil Eelam. Ph.D. Thesis, October 2013, University of Wollongong. URL: http://ro.uow.edu.au/theses/3923

Dimov, Stefan L. Assessing the Threat of Islamically Motivated Terrorism in Bulgaria. MA Thesis, December 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/47936

Dubaz, Nicholas R. Bringing the Meaning Back in: Exploring Existentially Motivated Terrorism. MA Thesis, June 2016, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/49447

El Zein, Hatem. The Military Media of ‘The Islamic Resistance’ - The Military Arm of Hezbollah. History, Messages, and Objectives. Ph.D. Thesis, April 2015, Central Queensland University. URL: http://acquire.cqu.edu.au:8080/vital/access/manager/Repository/cqu:13494

Fitzgerald, James. Between the Lines: ‘Al Qaeda’ ‘Islamic Extremism’ and the Authorship of Critique. Ph.D. Thesis, September 2014, Dublin City University. URL: http://doras.dcu.ie/20238

Frayman, Amir Pavlo. The Integration of Terrorist Organisations into Political Systems: Factors, Dynamics and Circumstances that Lead to a Successful Transformation. Ph.D. Thesis, April 2014, King’s College London. URL: https://kclpure.kcl.ac.uk/portal/en/theses/the-integration-of-terrorist-organisations-into-political-systems(9e68d9ac-ae00-414b-972b-d874358e8d02).html

Freeman, Joshua Adam. Fixing the Failed: An Investigation of Terrorist Organizations and State Building Capabilities. MA Thesis, May 2015, University of Southern Mississippi. URL: http://aquila.usm.edu/masters_theses/93

Frisk, Daniel. Poor Choices: An Empirical Study of Terrorism in Europe During the Economic Crisis. MA Thesis, May 2014, Swedish National Defence College. URL: http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:fhs:diva-4825

Gall, Julie. Domestic Lone Wolf Terrorists: An Examination of Patterns in Domestic Lone Wolf Targets, Weapons, and Ideologies. Ph.D. Thesis, Fall 2014. George Mason University. URL: http://mars.gmu.edu/handle/1920/9164

Garcia, Blake Evan. International Migration and Extreme-Right Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2015, Texas A&M University. URL: http://oaktrust.library.tamu.edu/handle/1969.1/155240

Goss, Joshua Daniel. Suicide Terrorism: Understanding the Mindset and Motives. MA Thesis, December 2013, Eastern Kentucky University. URL: http://encompass.eku.edu/etd/173

Greaver, Bradley S. Terrorist Group Brands: Understanding Terrorist Group Strategies Through Brand Exposure. MA Thesis, June 2016, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/49471

Hallgarth, Jacob G. A Framework for Violence: Clarifying the Role of Motivation in Lone-Actor Terrorism. MA Thesis, March 2017, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/52984

Herrington, Lewis. Incubating Extremist Terrorism: the UK Islamic Fundamentalist Movement 1989-2014. Ph.D. Thesis, March 2015, University of Warwick. URL: http://wrap.warwick.ac.uk/74064

Herrington, Luke M. Religious Freedom and Domestic Terrorism in Asia and Africa, 2000-2009: An Epitaph for the Religious Freedom Peace Thesis? MA Thesis, May 2016, University of Kansas. URL: https://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/handle/1808/22362

Hofmann, David. Warriors and Prophets: The Role of Charismatic Authority in the Radicalization Towards Violence and Strategic Operation of Terrorist Groups. Ph.D. Thesis, September 2015, University of Waterloo. URL: https://uwspace.uwaterloo.ca/handle/10012/9651

Iqbal, Khuram. Evolution of Suicide Terrorism: A Case Study of Pakistan. Ph.D. Thesis, July 2014, Macquarie University. URL: http://minerva.mq.edu.au:8080/vital/access/manager/Repository/mq:42663

Jännes, Veera. Terrorism Research in Finland. MA Thesis, November 2013, Laurea University of Applied Sciences. URL: http://www.theseus.fi/handle/10024/69823

Jardine, Eric. The Insurgent’s Dilemma: A Theory of Mobilization and Conflict Outcome. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2014, Carleton University. URL: https://curve.carleton.ca/4043e1a5-90ab-4835-bafe-96274c75ce2a

Jerard, Jolene. Terrorism in Indonesia: An Examination of Ten Radical Groups. Ph.D. Thesis, October 2014, University of St Andrews. URL: https://research-repository.st-andrews.ac.uk/handle/10023/9324

Kang, Charanjit Singh. The Rise and Decline of Sikh Anti-State Terrorism in India: An Economic Based Explanation. Ph.D. Thesis, July 2013, Simon Fraser University. URL: http://summit.sfu.ca/item/13467

Keenan, Catlyn Kenna. Behind the Doors of White Supremacy. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2014, University of Denver. URL: http://digitalcommons.du.edu/etd/329

Khan, Moinul. The Islamic Resurgence: Why Bangladesh is a Case Apart. Ph.D. Thesis, November 2013, Macquarie University. URL: http://minerva.mq.edu.au:8080/vital/access/manager/Repository/mq:43521

Klein, Brent Ryan. Opportunity, Temporal Patterns, and Successful Outcomes of Far-Right Terrorism Incidents in the United States. MA Thesis, May 2015, University of Arkansas, URL: http://scholarworks.uark.edu/etd/1102

Kowalski, Jeremy David. In and Out of Place: Islamic Domestic Extremism and the Case of the “Toronto 18”. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2014, York University. URL: https://yorkspace.library.yorku.ca/xmlui/handle/10315/29862

Laster, Daphne Channa. Calculating Terror: A Game Theoretic Approach to Hostage-Taking. MA Thesis, 2013, University of Vienna. URL: http://othes.univie.ac.at/30220

Law, Nicholas Benjamin. The Franchising Effect on the al-Qaeda Enterprise and Related Transnational Terror Groups: Patterns of Evolution of al-Qaeda Affiliates in the 21st Century. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2016, Old Dominion University. URL: http://digitalcommons.odu.edu/gpis_etds/10

Love, Matthew A. Developing a Game-Theoretic Analysis of Terrorism. MA Thesis, April 2013, Western Michigan University. URL: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/masters_theses/128

Lowry, Joshua. ISIS: An Online News Media Analysis of International Recruitment. MA Thesis, August 2016, University of Houston. URL: https://uh-ir.tdl.org/uh-ir/handle/10657/1542

Ludwick, Keith W. The Legend of the Lone Wolf: Categorization of Singular and Small Group Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, 2016, George Mason University. URL: http://mars.gmu.edu/handle/1920/10616

Lyons, Sarah Louise. The Psychological Foundations of Homegrown Radicalization: An Immigrant Acculturation Perspective. Ph.D. Thesis, 2015, University of Maryland. URL: http://drum.lib.umd.edu/handle/1903/16584

Malji, Andrea. Terrain, Trains, and Terrorism: The Influence of Geography on Terrorism in India. Ph.D. Thesis, 2015, University of Kentucky. URL: http://uknowledge.uky.edu/polysci_etds/15

Martinez, Magdalena. Loss of Identity, Radicalization, and Terrorism. MA Thesis, December 2016, University of San Francisco. URL: http://repository.usfca.edu/thes/195

Mortaza, Shams. Islamic Law of Warfare and the Question of Suicide Terrorism: An Usuli Twelver Shia Perspective. Ph.D. Thesis, February 2016, University of Waikato. URL: http://researchcommons.waikato.ac.nz/handle/10289/10629

Muhwezi, Andrew M. Transnational Terrorism in East Africa: A Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of the Recent Rise in Kenyan Violence. MA Thesis, June 2014, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/42693

Nawaz, Muhammad. How Terrorism Ends: The Impact of Lethality of Terrorist Groups on their Longevity. Ph.D. Thesis, 2017, Kansas State University. URL: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/35788

Neiteler, Vincent. The Justification of the New Terrorism Label: al-Qaeda’s Application of New Media as Defining Factor of New Terrorism. MA Thesis, December 2014, Leiden University. URL: https://openaccess.leidenuniv.nl/handle/1887/32227

Nielsen, Richard Alexander. The Lonely Jihadist: Weak Networks and the Radicalization of Muslim Clerics. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2013, Harvard University. URL: http://dash.harvard.edu/handle/1/11124850

Ostergaard, Daniel J. Business and Security in the Age of Terrorism: The Long-Term Effects of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks on Seaport Governance and Control. Ph.D. Thesis, 2016, University of South Carolina. URL: http://scholarcommons.sc.edu/etd/3899

Ouellet, Marie Lavinia. Terrorist Networks and the Collective Criminal Career: The Relationship Between Group Structure and Trajectories. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2016, Simon Fraser University. URL: http://summit.sfu.ca/item/16726

Peeters, B. Choosing Battles: A Cross-Case Analysis of Seven Muslim Foreign Fighter Mobilizations (1980-2014). MA Thesis, August 2014, Utrecht University. URL: http://dspace.library.uu.nl:8080/handle/1874/298875

Perkoski, Evan James. Organizational Fragmentation and the Trajectory of Militant Splinter Groups. Ph.D. Thesis, 2015, University of Pennsylvania. URL: http://repository.upenn.edu/edissertations/1943

Quintero, Cynthia Estella. A Typology of Homegrown Terrorists. MA Thesis, December 2014, California State University San Bernardino. URL: http://scholarworks.lib.csusb.edu/etd/109

Ratcliff, Kathryn Joanne. ISIS in America: A Sociohistorical Analysis. MA Thesis, May 2017, University of Arkansas. URL: http://scholarworks.uark.edu/etd/1915

Redmond, Sarah Ann. Who Views Graphic Media and Why? A Mixed-Methods Study of the ISIS Beheading Videos. MA Thesis, 2017, University of California Irvine. URL: http://escholarship.org/uc/item/7x37b4j6#page-1

Richards, Robin Nicole. Terrorism in the Sinai. MA Thesis, May 2014, University of Texas – Austin. URL: https://repositories.lib.utexas.edu/handle/2152/46499

Salem, Allan Jones A. Nexus of Crime and Terrorism: The Case of the Abu Sayyaf Group. MA Thesis, December 2016, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/51611

Swami-Persaud, Arjun. Frame Wars. The Effects of Frame Alignment Processes on al-Qaeda’s and Islamic State’s Contest for Resonance: A Comparative Frame Analysis. MA Thesis, August 2016, Utrecht University. URL: http://dspace.library.uu.nl:8080/handle/1874/338217

Torres, Julian A. Exploring the Causes of Islamic Radicalization and Recruitment and the General Strain Theory in Identified Terrorists. MA Thesis, August 2013, Regis University. URL: http://epublications.regis.edu/theses/231

Valenti, Adrianna D. Estimating Populations at Risk in Data-Poor Environments: A Geographically Disaggregated Analysis of Boko Haram Terrorism 2009-2014. MA Thesis, May 2015, University of Southern California. URL: http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p15799coll3/id/545402/rec/2492

Weintraub, Jonathan. Factors Influencing the Movement of Southeast Asian Fighters to ISIS: A Comparison of Indonesia and Malaysia. MA Thesis, May 2017, Cornell University. URL: https://ecommons.cornell.edu/handle/1813/51634

Westerhout, Thomas. When Citizens Become Terrorists. MA Thesis, January 2015, Leiden University. URL: https://openaccess.leidenuniv.nl/handle/1887/32862

Williams, Jonathan. Incumbent Violence and Insurgent Tactics: The Effects of Incumbent Violence on Popular Support for Guerrilla Warfare and Terrorism. MA Thesis, 2013, University of Central Florida. URL: http://stars.library.ucf.edu/etd/2928

Wirén, Sacharias. The Army of God: An Examination of Religiously Motivated Violence from a Psychology of Religion Perspective. MA Thesis, Autumn 2016, Uppsala University. URL: http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A1052368&dswid=OATDFullTextWindow#sthash.5gPDIMJO.dpbs

Wong, Moses Kay-Leun. The Crime-Terror Nexus in Canada: Changing Human Trafficking Operations and Smuggling. MA Thesis, 2014, Ryerson University. URL: http://digital.library.ryerson.ca/islandora/object/RULA%3A3457

Wu, Edith. The Steam-Valve Theory: Terrorism and Political Efficacy. MA Thesis, May 2017, Simon Fraser University. URL: https://theses.lib.sfu.ca/thesis/etd10174

2. Counter-Terrorism Strategies, Tactics, and Operations

Abarca, Carlos A. Perpetuating Paranoia: Citizenship, Civil Liberties and Counter-Terrorism. MA Thesis, January 2015, Ryerson University. URL: http://digital.library.ryerson.ca/islandora/object/RULA%3A4135

Ali, Nathanael Tilahun. Dynamism and the Erosion of Procedural Safeguards in International Governance of Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, September 2015, Erasmus University Rotterdam. URL: https://repub.eur.nl/pub/78606

Arca, Henón, Santiago. Styles of International Mediation in Peace Processes Between States and Terrorist Organizations. MA Thesis, June 2016, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/49432

Ben-Itzhak, Svetla. Foreign Aid and Terrorism: When is Aid Effective in Reducing Terror? Ph.D. Thesis, August 2015, University of Kansas. URL: https://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/handle/1808/21592

Block, Molly Mae. Applying Situational Crime Prevention to Terrorism Against Airports and Aircrafts. Ph.D. Thesis, June 2016, University of Louisville. URL: http://ir.library.louisville.edu/etd/2479

Boutton, Andrew Thomas. Purchasing Counterterrorism: Three Essays on Foreign Aid and Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2014, Penn State University. URL: https://etda.libraries.psu.edu/catalog/23271

Bowley, Robin. Countering Terrorism in the Maritime Domain: A Contemporary Evaluation of the International Legal Framework. Ph.D. Thesis, October 2013, University of Wollongong, URL: http://ro.uow.edu.au/theses/4262

Brooks, Andy Bellamy. Policing and the Likelihood of Terrorism: A Community Structural Approach to an Uncertain Relationship. MA Thesis, May 2015, University of Arkansas. URL: http://scholarworks.uark.edu/etd/1096

Brush, Roy B. Silent Warning: Understanding the National Terrorism Advisory System. MA Thesis, December 2014, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/44527

Burke, Paul. Fit to Fight or Unfit for the Purpose? A Review of the Effectiveness of the Intelligence Cycle in UK Counter-Terrorism, 2003-2013. Ph.D. Thesis, 2014, London Metropolitan University. URL: http://repository.londonmet.ac.uk/1018

Burket, Nermina Bihorac. Nation Building After 9/11: Nation Building as an Anti-Terrorism Tool Under the Military’s Leadership and Building the Afghan State. MA Thesis, May 2014, Johns Hopkins University. URL: https://jscholarship.library.jhu.edu/handle/1774.2/37247

Butler, Brett M. Precipitating the Decline of al-Shabaab: A Case Study in Leadership Decapitation. MA Thesis, December 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/47912

Callander, Briony Elspeth. The Expansion of Counter-Terrorism in the EU Post-9/11: The Development of EU Aviation Security. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2015, University of Dundee. URL: http://discovery.dundee.ac.uk/portal/en/theses/the-expansion-of-counterterrorism-in-the-eu-post911(185c707e-8179-4b25-ac8a-f9d469cf47f0).html

Clees, Michael R. Combating Paramilitary Terrorism on the Homefront: An Examination of Capabilities and Limitations of U.S. Response Forces. MA Thesis, December 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/47923

Coultas, Bryan T. Crowdsourcing Intelligence to Combat Terrorism: Harnessing Bottom-Up Collection to Prevent Lone-Wolf Terror Attacks. MA Thesis, March 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/45174

Demirhan, Cihan. Managing Effective Collaboration among Law Enforcement, Intelligence Services, and Military Forces in Fight Against Terrorism and Organized Crime. Ph.D. Thesis, Fall 2014, University of Central Florida. URL: http://stars.library.ucf.edu/etd/4813

Dongen, Teun Walter van. The Science of Fighting Terrorism: The Relation Between Terrorist Actor Type and Counterterrorism Effectiveness. Ph.D. Thesis, September 2014, Leiden University. URL: https://openaccess.leidenuniv.nl/handle/1887/29742

Dooley, Daniel A. Stemming the Growth: Exploring the Risk Factors in Group Membership in Domestic Street Gangs and Foreign Terrorist Organizations. MA Thesis, September 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/47251

Drabot, Andrea Lynne. TransAtlanic Intelligence Sharing and the Fight Against Terrorism. MA Thesis, 2013, University of North Carolina. URL: https://cdr.lib.unc.edu/record/uuid:ffeab2ba-1c9b-4755-ae93-46532c3d2d70

Duhart, Philippe Eugène. Between Ballots and Bullets: Armed Struggle and Peacemaking in Northern Ireland and the Basque Country. Ph.D. Thesis, 2017, University of California Los Angeles. URL: http://escholarship.org/uc/item/4k77w1jm#page-1

Egudo, Margaret Mary. The al-Qaeda Transnational Jihadist Movement in Historical Context: Understanding and Countering Religious and Secular Forms of Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, November 2016, University of Adelaide South Australia. URL: https://digital.library.adelaide.edu.au/dspace/handle/2440/103693

Hameed, Usman. Mandatory Obligations Under the International Counter-Terrorism and Organised Crime Conventions to Facilitate State Cooperation in Law Enforcement. Ph.D. Thesis, January 2014, University of Glasgow. URL: http://theses.gla.ac.uk/5118

Hodwitz, Omi. The Utility of NGO Interventions: Influences on Terrorist Activity. Ph.D. Thesis, 2015, University of Maryland. URL: http://drum.lib.umd.edu/handle/1903/16887

Huntington, Terilyn Johnston. Exposing the Clandestine: Silence and Voice in America’s Drone War. Ph.D. Thesis, July 2016, University of Kansas. URL: https://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/handle/1808/22399

Isoke, Henry. The Dilemma of Porous Borders: Uganda’s Experience in Combating Terrorism. MA Thesis, December 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/47967

Kamwesiga, Polly Kijongoma. Small Arms Proliferation and Homegrown Terrorism in the Great Lakes Region: Uganda’s Experience. MA Thesis, December 2016, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/51730

Kenny, Noni D. Meta-Level Terrorism Futures: Constructing and Deconstructing Using Causal Layered Analysis. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2013, Queensland University of Technology, URL: http://eprints.qut.edu.au/65277

Klose, Kenneth. Governmental Responses to Terrorism: Creating Costs and Benefits. MA Thesis, 2013, University of Central Florida. URL: http://stars.library.ucf.edu/etd/2647

Lee, Walter A. Finding the Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing: Ways to Distinguish and Deter Lone-Wolf Terrorists. MA Thesis, March 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/45218

List, Timothy J. What are we Missing? A Call for Red Teaming Within the Domestic Maritime Domain for Anti-Terrorism Programs. MA Thesis, March 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/47810

Maness, Austin Maness. NATO’s Post-Cold War Relevance in Counter Terrorism. MA Thesis, May 2016, University of Kansas. URL: https://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/handle/1808/21874

Miller, Dan Taninecz. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization and the People’s Republic of China: Security Function Growth is Occurring Along Anti-Terrorism Lines. MA Thesis, April 2014, University of Washington. URL: https://digital.lib.washington.edu/researchworks/handle/1773/25449

Mirzaei Yengejeh, Saeid. Law-Making by the Security Council in Areas of Counter-Terrorism and Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass-Destruction. Ph.D. Thesis, November 2016, University of Ottawa. URL: https://ruor.uottawa.ca/handle/10393/35536

O’Neil, Siobhan. Dealing with the Devil? Explaining the Onset of Strategic State-Terrorist Negotiations. Ph.D. Thesis, 2014, University of California Los Angeles. URL: http://escholarship.org/uc/item/5td7j61f#page-1

Örming, Lovisa. Drone Strikes and the Spread of al-Qaeda: Process Tracing from Pakistan to Yemen. MA Thesis, Spring 2014, Swedish National Defence College. URL: http://fhs.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A740662&dswid=OATDFullTextWindow#sthash.eXGDkx5j.dpbs

Palmieri, Lisa M. Would the U.S. Benefit from a Unified National Strategy to Combat Violent Salafi Jihadism? MA Thesis, December 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/47838

Panteli, Paraskevi. Prevention of Radicalisation and Violent Extremism of Potential Homegrown Terrorists: Reverse Inner Reinforcement Through EU Education. MA Thesis, September 2016, Leiden University. URL: https://openaccess.leidenuniv.nl/handle/1887/43680

Pascoe, Henry Baker. Foreign Aid and the Effectiveness of International Counter-Terrorism Conventions. MA Thesis, August 2014, University of Texas – Austin. URL: https://repositories.lib.utexas.edu/handle/2152/26562

Pascoe, Henry Baker. United Nations Conventions for the Suppression of Transnational Terrorism and International Security Cooperation. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2016, University of Texas – Austin. URL: https://repositories.lib.utexas.edu/handle/2152/43709

Pierson, Vern. Western Radicalization: Rethinking the Psychology of Terrorism. MA Thesis, March 2017, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/53034

Rock, Jason L. The Funding of Boko Haram and Nigeria’s Actions to Stop it. MA Thesis, December 2016, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/51603

Rossi, Amanda. Sharing Secrets: Optimizing International Intelligence Cooperation to Counter Terrorism and Rising Threats. MA Thesis, May 2014, Johns Hopkins University. URL: https://jscholarship.library.jhu.edu/handle/1774.2/37307

Rout, Matthew William. To React or Deliberate? The Utility of New Zealand’s Counterinsurgent Communication During the International Campaign Against Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, 2016, University of Canterbury. URL: https://ir.canterbury.ac.nz/handle/10092/13208

San, Serdar. The Policing of Terrorism: A Comparative Analysis of Turkish and Canadian Counter-Terrorism Responses. MA Thesis, July 2015, University of Ontario Institute of Technology. URL: https://ir.library.dc-uoit.ca/handle/10155/568

Schneider, Erich B. Balancing the Trinity: U.S. Approaches to Marginalizing Islamic Militancy in Pakistan. MA Thesis, December 2013, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/39008

Skoczylis, Joshua Joseph. The Local Prevention of Terrorism in Strategy and Practice: ‘CONTEST’, a New Era in the Fight Against Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, July 2013, University of Leeds. URL: http://etheses.whiterose.ac.uk/6529

Smaney, David Michael. A Radical Idea: Applying Psychological Strategy to Combat Foreign Fighters Defending the Islamic State. MA Thesis, May 2017, Missouri State University. URL: http://bearworks.missouristate.edu/theses/3102

Southers, Erroll Gregory. Homegrown Violent Extremism: Designing a Community-Based Model to Reduce the Risk of Recruitment and Radicalization. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2013, University of Southern California. URL: http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p15799coll3/id/328935/rec/3194

Tallis, Joshua. Muddy Waters: Framing Littoral Maritime Security Through the Lens of the Broken Windows Theory. Ph.D. Thesis, March 2016, University of St. Andrews. URL: https://research-repository.st-andrews.ac.uk/handle/10023/9028

Torner, Linus P. A Network Design Approach to Countering Terrorism. MA Thesis, September 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/47340

Turner, Carl Peter. How Terrorism Ends: A Comparative Conflict Analysis of Northern Ireland, the Basque Country and Corsica. MA Thesis, May 2015, University of Hull. URL: https://hydra.hull.ac.uk/resources/hull:13768

Wenthe, Mathew C. In Harmony with the Population: Ethnomusicology as a Framework for Countering Violent Extremism in the Sahel. MA Thesis, December 2016, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/51637

Wesseling, M. The European Fight Against Terrorism Financing: Professional Fields and New Governing Practices. Ph.D. Thesis, 2013, University of Amsterdam. URL: http://dare.uva.nl/search?identifier=315cd595-5ce5-4c9c-b095-f24cacf4b5e3

Woodhams, Katrina Marie. Connections Among Communities: Preventing Radicalization and Violent Extremism Through Social Network Analysis in the Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA) Framework. MA Thesis, December 2016, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/51640

3. Counter-Terrorism Policy, Legislation, Law, and Prosecution

Albayrak, Cagil. Terrorism is what we make of it: Construction of Terrorism Designation. MA Thesis, December 2015, University of Kansas. URL: https://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/handle/1808/20912

Amirault, Joanna Elizabeth. Criminalizing Terrorism: The Impact of Context and Cohort Effects on the Sentencing Outcomes of Terrorist Offenders. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2014, Simon Fraser University. URL: http://summit.sfu.ca/item/14456

Baum, Chris W. Nationalism in United States Foreign Policy in the Post 9/11 Era. MA Thesis, October 2015, Portland State University. URL: http://pdxscholar.library.pdx.edu/open_access_etds/2531

Bennett, John Thomas. Bend but don’t Break: Why Obama’s Targeted-Killing Program Challenges Policy and Legal Boundaries but Rarely Breaches them. MA Thesis, May 2014, Johns Hopkins University. URL: https://jscholarship.library.jhu.edu/handle/1774.2/37221

Bin Idris, Mohammad Hussin Ali. Necessity Within the Legal Framework of Self-Defence Against Terrorism. MA Thesis, September 2015, University of Leeds. URL: http://etheses.whiterose.ac.uk/13390

Burak, Kyle. Asymmetric Warfare in an Asymmetric World: A Theoretical Analysis of Canadian Antiterrorism Policy and Spending. MA Thesis, 2014, University of Victoria. URL: https://dspace.library.uvic.ca//handle/1828/5268

Cengiz, Ilyas. Legal Responses to ‘Terrorist Speech’: A Critical Evaluation of the Law in Turkey in Light of Regional and International Standards. Ph.D. Thesis, September 2016, University of East Anglia. URL: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/60750

Ciftci, Irfan. The Role of Soft-Line Governmental Policy Interventions Towards Terrorist Organizations During Democratization Period: A Comparative Case Study Between the PKK and ETA. Ph.D. Thesis, 2013, Rutgers University. URL: https://rucore.libraries.rutgers.edu/rutgers-lib/40403

Clanton, Michael John. Political Motive and Bail: The Effect of Prosecutorial Strategies on Pretrial Decisions in Federal Terrorism Trials. MA Thesis, December 2013, University of Arkansas. URL: http://scholarworks.uark.edu/etd/980

Cotter, Anna Grace. The Politics of the Terrorist Watch List. Ph.D. Thesis, 2016, University of Michigan. URL: https://deepblue.lib.umich.edu/handle/2027.42/133354

Crowley, Michael Gerard. After Nine Eleven 2001: Politics, Law and Australian Democracy. Ph.D. Thesis, October 2016, Macquarie University. URL: http://minerva.mq.edu.au:8080/vital/access/manager/Repository/mq:69705

Dunford, David Tyler. States of Exception and Unlawful Combatants: Biopolitical Monstrosities or the Return of the Sovereign? MA Thesis, June 2015, University of Windsor. URL: http://scholar.uwindsor.ca/etd/5710

Erron, Rachel Clare. A Critical Systems Explanation for the Racial Effect of US and UK Counter-Terror Stop, Search and Surveillance Powers. Ph.D. Thesis, 2013, Durham University. URL: http://etheses.dur.ac.uk/8481

Giel, Dustin James. The Tragedy of Beslan 2004: Was this Event a Turning Point in Russia’s Approach to Counter-Terrorism? MA Thesis, 2015, Leiden University. URL: https://openaccess.leidenuniv.nl/handle/1887/33671

Hargraves, Drew P. Reducing the Threat of Nuclear Terrorism – A Report Card on the Obama Administration’s Efforts. MA Thesis, December 2016, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/51714

Imran Khan. Post 9/11 Anti-Muslim Racism: A Critical Analysis of Canada’s Security Policies. MA Thesis, 2013, Ryerson University. URL: http://digital.library.ryerson.ca/islandora/object/RULA%3A3018

Jackson, Summer. Have they said Something? Examining Changes in Citizen Reporting of Possible Terrorism to the Police. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2015. University of Oklahoma. URL: https://shareok.org/handle/11244/14572

Jaliff, Pernilla Stamm’ler. The Indigenous People of Chile and the Application of the Anti-Terrorist Law: A Case Study of the Land-Conflict in Araucanía. MA Thesis, August 2013, Linköping University. URL: http://liu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A680879&dswid=OATDFullTextWindow#sthash.f48n0DD2.dpbs

Kao, Albert L. Increased Anti-Money Laundering Banking Regulations and Terrorism Prosecutions. MA Thesis, March 2013, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/32842

Khan, F. Negotiating British-Muslim Identity: Hybridity, Exclusion and Resistance. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2015, University of Liverpool. URL: https://livrepository.liverpool.ac.uk/3001177

Krebs, Johannes. The Right to a Fair Trial in the Context of Counter-Terrorism: The Use and Suppression of Sensitive Information in Australia and the United Kingdom. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2016, Australian National University. URL: https://openresearch-repository.anu.edu.au/handle/1885/117330

Martin, James H. Terrorism-Related Loss of Citizenship – A Policy Review. MA Thesis, September 2016, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/50589

Murray, Kimberly. The Symbolic Representation, Prosecution, and Punishment of American Ecoterrorists. Ph.D. Thesis, 2015, University of Oklahoma. URL: https://shareok.org/handle/11244/14567

Nenov, Svetoslav. Biopolitics, Counter-Terrorism and Law After 9/11. Ph.D. Thesis, 2013, University of Manchester. URL: https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/en/theses/biopolitics-counterterrorism-and-law-after-911(02e0d8bc-3c81-4731-bf06-e178de99a594).html

Norberry, Jennifer. Law and National Security Crisis in Australia. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2015, University of New South Wales. URL: http://www.unsworks.unsw.edu.au/primo_library/libweb/action/dlDisplay.do?vid=UNSWORKS&docId=unsworks_38552

Norris, Maria. Contesting Identity and Preventing Belonging? An Analysis of British Counter Terrorism Policy Since the Terrorism Act 2000 and the Selective Use of the Terrorism Label by the British Government. Ph.D. Thesis, September 2015, London School of Economics and Political Science. URL: http://etheses.lse.ac.uk/3348

Nyaundi, Kennedy Monchere. How does the Implementation of Counter Terrorism Measures Impact on Human Rights in Kenya and Uganda? Ph.D. Thesis, February 2014, University of Cape Town. URL: https://open.uct.ac.za/handle/11427/12912

Pagan, David S. Effects of UAVs on Interstate Relationships: A Case Study of U.S. Relations with Pakistan and Yemen. MA Thesis, June 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/45918

Panov, Stoyan Minkov. The Obligation Aut Dedere Aut Judicare (‘Extradite or Prosecute’) in International Law: Scope, Content, Sources and Applicability of the Obligation ‘Extradite or Prosecute’. Ph.D. Thesis, 2016, University of Birmingham. URL: http://etheses.bham.ac.uk/6521

Philipupillai, Gillian Geetha. The Marking of Tamil Youth as Terrorists and the Making of Canada as a White Settler Society. MA Thesis, 2013, University of Toronto. URL: https://tspace.library.utoronto.ca/handle/1807/42640

Pincus, Matthew E. An Examination of Immigration and the Threat to American National Security. MA Thesis, August 2014, Johns Hopkins University. URL: https://jscholarship.library.jhu.edu/handle/1774.2/37208

Premaratne, Nilantha P. Impact of Changing External Conditions on Counterinsurgency: The Sri Lankan Experience. MA Thesis, December 2015, Naval Postgraduate School. URL: https://calhoun.nps.edu/handle/10945/47849

Prosser, Katrina. Qui est Responsable? Charlie Hebdo, Responsibility and Terrorism in the West. MA Thesis, 2016, University of Canterbury. URL: https://ir.canterbury.ac.nz/handle/10092/12916

Pulungan, Rheny. The Limitations of the International Law on Piracy and Maritime Terrorism: Options for Strengthening Maritime Security in the Malacca Straits. Ph.D. Thesis, June 2014, University of Melbourne. URL: https://minerva-access.unimelb.edu.au/handle/11343/40765

Reed, Samuel Thomas. The Nuclear Terrorism Disconnect: Electoral Incentives and U.S. Policy Responses. MA Thesis, April 2013, University of British Columbia. URL: https://open.library.ubc.ca/cIRcle/collections/ubctheses/24/items/1.0071964

Rondou, Benjamin Robert. Negotiating with Terrorists in the Shadow of American Power. MA Thesis, May 2015, University of Texas – Austin. URL: https://repositories.lib.utexas.edu/handle/2152/32350

Roseman, Katherine T. The Africa Command: How the Department of Defense has Continued America’s Ad-Hoc Foreign Policies in Africa Through Neo-Orientalism. MA Thesis, November 2015, Depaul University. URL: http://via.library.depaul.edu/etd/201

Rosemont, Hugo David. A UK ‘Security-Industrial Complex’? A Reassessment of the Origins, Characteristics, and Consequences of Private Sector Involvement in the Counter-Terrorism Aspects of Contemporary UK National Security Strategy. Ph.D. Thesis, 2015, King’s College London. URL: https://kclpure.kcl.ac.uk/portal/en/theses/a-uk-securityindustrial-complex(625c69b3-c890-40b7-86cd-417ca567d39e).html

Sabir, Rizwaan. Understanding Counter-Terrorism Policy and Practice in the UK Since 9/11. Ph.D. Thesis, March 2014, University of Bath. URL: http://opus.bath.ac.uk/43932

Safer-Lichtenstein, Aaron. Incorporating Ideas of Displacement and Diffusion of Benefits into Evaluations of Counterterrorism Policy. MA Thesis, 2015, University of Maryland. URL: http://drum.lib.umd.edu/handle/1903/16500

Sattar-Shafiq, Kaniz Iqbal. The UK Law on Terrorism and the British Muslim Kashmiri Communities. Ph.D. Thesis, January 2013, University of Leeds. URL: http://etheses.whiterose.ac.uk/12754

Schneider, Noah James. Human Intelligence in Federal Terrorism Cases. MA Thesis, May 2015, University of Arkansas. URL: http://scholarworks.uark.edu/etd/1033

Scott, Sarah. British Foreign Policy Towards Syria: Its Importance, its Distinctiveness and its Relations to the Policy of Other Actors in the Region. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2016, University of St Andrews. URL: https://research-repository.st-andrews.ac.uk/handle/10023/9903

Silva, Derek M.D. Committing Sociology (of Law): The Autonomy of Law in Canada’s ‘War on Terror’. MA Thesis, 2014, Carleton University. URL: https://curve.carleton.ca/de22da9c-7cdf-422a-bcef-f3e9f591800f

Skuldt, Amanda C. State Sponsored Terrorism? Leader Survival and the Foreign Policy of Fear. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2013, University of Texas – Austin. URL: https://repositories.lib.utexas.edu/handle/2152/21811

Slater, Laura. Emergency Powers: 9/11, 7/7 and the Continuity of Counterterrorism in the United Kingdom. MA Thesis, January 2016, University of North Carolina. URL: https://cdr.lib.unc.edu/record/uuid:3b30085f-6f38-4a7e-b92f-d991faf12933

Smith, Phillip Andrew. The Axe Without the Handle: An Exploratory Analysis of Eco-Terrorism and its Relationships to U.S. Public Policy towards Terrorism (1990-2010). Ph.D. Thesis, 2014, Nova Southeastern University. URL: http://pqdtopen.proquest.com/#viewpdf?dispub=3646796

Smythe, Leanne Jennifer. Non-Traditional Security in the Post-Cold War Era: Implications of a Broadened Security Agenda for the Militaries of Canada and Australia. Ph.D. Thesis, University of British Columbia. URL: https://open.library.ubc.ca/cIRcle/collections/ubctheses/24/items/1.0073732

Star, Melissa Rose. A Policy Analysis of the Changes in Information Sharing Created from the Homeland Security Act of 2002. MA Thesis, Spring 2014, California State University Sacramento. URL: http://csus-dspace.calstate.edu/handle/10211.3/122202

Teklu, Asmelash Yohannes. Striking the Balance Between Conforming to Human Rights Standards and Enacting Anti-Terrorism Legislation: A Challenge of the 21st Century (an Ethiopian Perspective). Ph.D. Thesis, January 2014, University of Lincoln. URL: http://eprints.lincoln.ac.uk/14695

Tsui, Chin-Kuei. Tracing the Discursive Origins of the War on Terror: President Clinton and the Construction of New Terrorism in the Post-Cold War Era. Ph.D. Thesis, April 2014, University of Otago. URL: https://ourarchive.otago.ac.nz/handle/10523/4771

Tulich, Tamara. The Preventive State? Prevention and Pre-Emption in Mental Health, High Risk Offender and Anti-Terror Laws. Ph.D. Thesis, July 2014, University of New South Wales. URL: http://www.unsworks.unsw.edu.au/primo_library/libweb/action/dlDisplay.do?vid=UNSWORKS&docId=unsworks_12047

Vasiliauskienė, Violeta. The Fight Against Terrorism in the Context of International Humanitarian Law. Ph.D. Thesis, 2014, Vilnius University. URL: http://vddb.laba.lt/obj/LT-eLABa-0001:E.02~2014~D_20140303_135329-20805

Walsh, Bryan Thomas. The Ephemera of Dissident Memory: Remembering Military Violence in 21st-Century American War Culture. Ph.D. Thesis, February 2017, Indiana University. URL: https://scholarworks.iu.edu/dspace/handle/2022/21242

Wegner, Nicole. Inter-National Imag(ining): Canada’s Military in Afghanistan. Ph.D. Thesis, March 2016, McMaster University. URL: https://macsphere.mcmaster.ca/handle/11375/19710

Williams, Laura. The Changing Winds of Aid: An Exploration of Aid Disbursements to Muslim Countries. MA Thesis, Spring 2017, Uppsala University. URL: http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A1107758&dswid=OATDFullTextWindow#sthash.ATJTeTzo.dpbs

4. Terrorism and the Media, Representations, and Public Opinion

Abdullah, Saeed Ali N. A Study of Reporting About Terrorism on Two Pan-Arab Television News Channels. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2014, University of Leicester. URL: https://lra.le.ac.uk/handle/2381/37235

Armoudian, Maria. The Politics of Transformation: Mass Media and the Northern Ireland Peace Process. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2013, University of Southern California. URL: http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p15799coll3/id/231840/rec/7061

Askam, Richard. Memory, Truth and Justice: A Contextualisation of the Uses of Photographs of the Victims of State Terrorism in Argentina, 1972-2012. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2014, Edith Cowan University. URL: http://ro.ecu.edu.au/theses/1339

Bahrainwala, Lamiyah Zulfiqar. Where Time and Style Collide: The Muslim in U.S. Discourse. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2016, University of Texas – Austin. URL: https://repositories.lib.utexas.edu/handle/2152/41650

Barry, Yaya. Representations of British Salafi Responses to the 7/7 Bombings: An Iconographical Analysis. MA Thesis, August 2014, Uppsala University. URL: http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A739218&dswid=OATDFullTextWindow#sthash.SVM8htcn.dpbs

Brunet, Clemence. Embracing Islam in the Age of Terror: Post 9/11 Representations of Islam and Muslims in the United States and Personal Stories of American Converts. MA Thesis, May 2013, Lehigh University. URL: http://preserve.lehigh.edu/etd/1440

Campbell, Sasha K. Domestic Terrorism in the Canadian News Media: A Framing Analysis of Canadian-Connected Terrorism in 2013 Newspaper Articles. MA Thesis, 2015, University of Waterloo. URL: https://uwspace.uwaterloo.ca/handle/10012/10240

Caoduro, Elena. Interconnected Memories: Left-Wing Terrorism in Postmillennial German and Italian Cinema (2000-2010). Ph.D. Thesis, December 2014, University of Southampton. URL: https://eprints.soton.ac.uk/374393

Chen, Yannleon. The Laws of Terrorism: Representations of Terrorism in German Literature and Film. MA Thesis, June 2013, University of Oregon. URL: https://scholarsbank.uoregon.edu/xmlui/handle/1794/13313

Dando, Victoria Worland. Mapping the Media Contours of Global Risks: A Comparison of the Reporting of Climate Change and Terrorism in the British Press. Ph.D. Thesis, September 2014, Cardiff University. URL: http://orca.cf.ac.uk/73060

DeFoster, Ruth. Terrorizing the Masses: Identity, Mass Shootings, and the Media Construction of “Terror.” Ph.D. Thesis, June 2015, University of Minnesota. URL: https://conservancy.umn.edu/handle/11299/175415

Earle, Megan. Shaping Responses to Terrorism, Muslims, and Syrian Refugees: The Role of Right-Wing Adherence and News Media Exposure. MA Thesis, 2017, Brock University. URL: http://dr.library.brocku.ca/handle/10464/12827

Gottfried, Matthew Stuart. The Origins and Consequences of Public Opinion in Coercive Terrorist Crises. Ph.D. Thesis, 2014, University of California Los Angeles. URL: http://escholarship.org/uc/item/71m8m2nc

Gouveia, Arianne. Going Solo: A Study into the Framing and Salience of International Terrorism. MA Thesis, 2015, Eastern Illinois University. URL: http://thekeep.eiu.edu/theses/2387

Hallman, Francis Candler. Debating Death: Discourse and Legitimacy in the Northern Irish Victims’ Rights Movement. Ph.D. Thesis, 2014, University of California San Diego. URL: http://escholarship.org/uc/item/5m34j04g

Jones, Janeka. Whose Voice are we Listening to After Domestic Terrorism Events? An Analysis of Presidential Responses. Ph.D. Thesis, April 2014, University of Oklahoma. URL: https://shareok.org/handle/11244/10400

Kapuscinski, Gregorz. The Effects of News Media on Leisure Tourists’ Perception of Risk and Willingness to Travel, with Specific Reference to Events of Terrorism and Political Instability. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2014, Bournemouth University. URL: http://eprints.bournemouth.ac.uk/21778

Kazmi, Naveed. How do Middle Class Pakistani Young People Construct Contemporary International Conflicts? Ph.D. Thesis, March 2014, London Metropolitan University. URL: http://repository.londonmet.ac.uk/704

Lönnqvist, Sofia Marianne. Critical Discourse Analysis of Press Coverage on Islamist Terrorist Attacks in the USA, France, and Denmark. MA Thesis, 2016, University of Vienna. URL: http://othes.univie.ac.at/43584

Mahmoud, Ahmad Hassan A. ”We are all Terrorists.” The Representation of Terrorism, Violence, and Abuse of Power in Selected Shakespearean and Post-9/11 Plays. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2013, Indiana University of Pennsylvania. URL: http://knowledge.library.iup.edu/etd/6

Mawji, Nazira Ismail. Post-Traumatic Growth and Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, 2016, University of Leicester. URL: https://lra.le.ac.uk/handle/2381/39348

Nakhoul, Ghassan. Media Representations of Arabs and Muslims in Post-Multicultural Australia. MA Thesis, 2013, University of Sydney. URL: https://ses.library.usyd.edu.au/handle/2123/10120

Peters, Ryan Frank. The Global Dystopian: Twenty-First Century Globalization, Terrorism, and Urban Destruction. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2015, Loyola University Chicago. URL: http://ecommons.luc.edu/luc_diss/1964

Raja, Irfan Azhar. Reporting British Muslims: The Re-Emergence of Folk Devils and Moral Panics in Post-7/7 Britain (2005-2007). Ph.D. Thesis, 2016, University of Huddersfield. URL: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/31087

Sella, Zohar Kadmon. News Media and the Authority of Grief: The Journalistic Treatment of Terrorism Victims as Political Activists. Ph.D. Thesis, 2014, Columbia University. URL: https://academiccommons.columbia.edu/catalog/ac:169820

Sguerri, Michael. The Pen is Mightier than the Bomb: Representations of Right-Wing Terrorism in Fictional Works. Ph.D. Thesis, January 2015, University of North Carolina. URL: https://cdr.lib.unc.edu/record/uuid:3f78020a-8b94-41d5-9ad3-3836044c7285

Shedd, Juliette R. Is All News Good News? Media Coverage of Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, Summer 2013, George Mason University. URL: http://pqdtopen.proquest.com/doc/1492329334.html?FMT=AI&pubnum=3606275

Shuaibi, Nourah. Symbiotic Relationship Revisited: A Study on The Impact of Mass Media on Terrorism in the Transatlantic Region. MA Thesis, 2015, University of North Carolina. URL: https://cdr.lib.unc.edu/record/uuid:6fde3a6d-ca7b-4b9d-a639-47a51d4c41b3

Snook, Daniel Walter, II. Is What is Past Always Prologue? Priming to Past Conflicts and Fear of Terrorism Influence Americans’ Support for Military Intervention in Syria. MA Thesis, 2015, University of North Florida. URL: http://digitalcommons.unf.edu/etd/561

Spiring-Sundberg, Antonia. Media Coverage of the Islamic State and Terrorism Around the Globe. MA Thesis, 2016, Uppsala University. URL: http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A945485&dswid=OATDFullTextWindow

Stevens, Garry.  Terrorism Threat Perceptions and Response in Australia and Psychosocial Impacts Within a Direct Exposure Group. Ph.D. Thesis, 2014, University of Western Sydney. URL: http://researchdirect.westernsydney.edu.au/islandora/object/uws:29873

Thom, Maren. Symptom of the Post-Political: Terrorism in Contemporary German, British and Hollywood Cinema. Ph.D. Thesis, September 2014, Queen Mary University of London. URL: https://qmro.qmul.ac.uk/jspui/handle/123456789/8916

Thomas, Lisa. The UK Media-State Nexus in the Context of Post-9/11 Terrorism Policy. Ph.D. Thesis, November 2014, University of Bedfordshire. URL: http://uobrep.openrepository.com/uobrep/handle/10547/565808

Uhlig, Christina. Moving Towards Securitization: How the Paris Attacks were used to Justify Extraordinary Measures. MA Thesis, June 2015, Linnaeus University. URL: http://lnu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A824877&dswid=OATDFullTextWindow#sthash.77z0In7p.dpbs

Ward, Megan. Exploratory Analysis of Cultural Factors and the Impact They may have on Terrorist Views About CBRN Weapons. Ph.D. Thesis, Fall 2014, George Mason University. URL: http://mars.gmu.edu/handle/1920/9175

Wibisono, Ali Abdullah. Securitisation of Terrorism in Indonesia. Ph.D. Thesis, March 2015, University of Nottingham. URL: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/29289

5. State Repression and Civil War at Home

Allspach, Anke. Modern Imperialism: Canadian Renditions to Torture and the Production of Impunity for Sovereign Racialized State Violence. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2016, York University. URL: https://yorkspace.library.yorku.ca/xmlui/handle/10315/32658

Ghatak, Sambuddha. Challenging the State: Evaluating the Effects of Uneven Distribution of Public Goods, Economic Globalization and Political Openness on Domestic Terrorism. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2014, University of Tennessee, Knoxville. URL: http://trace.tennessee.edu/utk_graddiss/2692

Hasty, Nicholas James. On the Determinants of Internal Armed Conflict. MA Thesis, 2015, Iowa State University. URL: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/etd/14831

Horncastle, James R. The Pawn That Would Be King: Macedonian Slavs in the Greek Civil War, 1946-1949. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2016, Simon Fraser University. URL: http://summit.sfu.ca/item/16972

Manghebati, Gelareh. Almost Iranians: The Forgotten People of Iranian Balochistan. Exploring Armed Ethnic Conflict and Terrorism in Iranian Balochistan After the 1979 Islamic Revolution. MA Thesis, 2015, University of Manitoba. URL: https://mspace.lib.umanitoba.ca/xmlui/handle/1993/30755

Walz, Matthew. Stalin: From Terrorism to State Terror, 1905-1939. MA Thesis, May 2017, St. Cloud State University. URL: http://repository.stcloudstate.edu/hist_etds/10/

Wasif, Kumail. The Oil Blessing: Reexamining Conflict in the Muslim World. MA Thesis, November 2016, University of Denver. URL: http://digitalcommons.du.edu/etd/1232

6. Terrorism and the Internet

Buch, Ryan K. The Day of the Cyber Wolf. MA Thesis, December 2014, Regis University. URL: http://epublications.regis.edu/theses/210

Etudo, Ugochukwu O. Automatically Detecting the Resonance of Terrorist Movement Frames on the Web. Ph.D. Thesis, 2017, Virginia Commonwealth University. URL: http://scholarscompass.vcu.edu/etd/4926

Gobran, Ashraf. Cyber Terrorism Threats. MA Thesis, May 2015, Utica College. URL: http://pqdtopen.proquest.com/doc/1683128117.html?FMT=AI&pubnum=1588500

McGowan, Padraig. Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and New Technologies: Potential for Misuse of New Payment Methods in the UK and Ireland? Ph.D. Thesis, July 2014, Dublin City University. URL: http://doras.dcu.ie/20223

Munk, Tine Hojsgaard. Cyber-Security in the European Region: Anticipatory Governance and Practices. Ph.D. Thesis, August 2015, University of Manchester. URL: https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/en/theses/cybersecurity-in-the-european-region-anticipatory-governance-and-practices(6658eec7-cc61-4c84-9054-ea40cf405ed9).html

Revie, Roy. Contemporary Conflict and the Online Information Environment: An Examination of American Military Engagement with Web 2.0. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2014, University of Bath. URL: http://opus.bath.ac.uk/47857

Salihu, Flurije. Assemblages of Radicalism: The Online Recruitment Practices of Islamist Terrorists. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2014, Arizona State University. URL: https://repository.asu.edu/items/27545

Scanlon, Jacob. Automatic Detection and Forecasting of Violent Extremist Cyber-Recruitment. MA Thesis, April 2014, University of Virginia. URL: https://libra2.lib.virginia.edu/public_view/8049g526h

Veerasamy, Namosha. CLC - Cyberterrorism Life Cycle Model. Ph.D. Thesis, September 2014, University of Johannesburg. URL: https://ujcontent.uj.ac.za/vital/access/manager/Repository/uj:12605

Vujanovic, Jovana. The Digital Caliphate. MA Thesis, 2016, University of Vienna. URL: http://othes.univie.ac.at/43246

7. Terrorism and Gender

Campbell, Latisha T. Why Female Suicide Bombers? A Closer Look at the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam and Chechen Separatists. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2014, Virginia Commonwealth University. URL: http://scholarscompass.vcu.edu/etd/3625

Henshaw, Alexis Leanna. Why Women Rebel: Understanding Female Participation in Intrastate Conflict. Ph.D. Thesis, 2013, University of Arizona. URL: http://arizona.openrepository.com/arizona/handle/10150/293429

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About the Compiler: Ryan Scrivens is Associate Theses Research Editor of Perspectives on Terrorism and Coordinator of the Canadian Network of Ph.D. Theses Writers of the Terrorism Research Initiative. Ryan is also a Ph.D. Candidate in the School of Criminology at Simon Fraser University. The title of his thesis is Understanding the Collective Identity of the Radical Right Online: A Mixed-Methods Approach. It will be defended in September 2017.



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