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  • Busher, Joel; Harris, Gareth; Macklin, Graham David (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Why do some towns become focal points for anti-minority activism at particular moments in time, when other towns with similar socio-economic conditions do not? While policy practitioners charged with responding to such ...
  • Ravndal, Jacob Aasland (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / SubmittedVersion, 2017)
    What explains cross-national variation of right-wing terrorism and violence (RTV)? This question remains largely unanswered in existing research on the extreme right because (1) events data suitable for cross-national ...
  • Busher, Joel; Holbrook, Donald; Macklin, Graham David (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Most groups do less violence than they are capable of. Yet while there is now an extensive literature on the escalation of or radicalisation towards violence, particularly by ‘extremist’ groups or actors, and while processes ...
  • Balsvik, Eivind (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Psychological experiments allegedly show that people have a tendency to confabulate explanations of their behavior, because their conscious selves do not know why they do what they do, and therefore create the explanations ...
  • Ravndal, Jacob Aasland; Bjørgo, Tore (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    This introductory article examines how research on terrorism and violence from the extreme right has evolved over the past two decades by comparing the contents of the present Special Issue with those of a previous Special ...
  • Otjes, Simon; Ivaldi, Gilles; Jupskås, Anders Ravik; Mazzoleni, Oscar (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    This paper engages in a comparative analysis of the economic positions of radical right‐wing populist parties in Western Europe. Following Ennser‐Jedenastik (2016), we argue that those parties’ political economy is best ...
  • Castelli Gattinara, Pietro; O'Connor, Francis P.; Lindekilde, Lasse (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Recent research on lone-actor terrorism has emphasized that many far-right attackers are guided by the doctrine of Leaderless Resistance, which holds that individual militants have a personal onus to autonomously carry out ...
  • Macklin, Graham David (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    This article explores the banning of National Action (NA), a small, violent national-socialist group, which, in December 2016, became the first extreme right-wing group proscribed by a British government since 1940. It ...
  • Hemmingby, Cato; Bjørgo, Tore (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    The 22 July 2011 attacks in Norway offers a rare opportunity to study in detail the factors and circumstances which influenced the decision-making of the lone actor terrorist and the target selection process in particular. ...
  • Solhjell, Randi; Saarikkomäki, Elsa; Haller, Mie Birk; Wästerfors, David; Kolind, Torsten (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    This article focuses on the perspectives of young ethnic minorities in the Nordic countries who have experienced various forms of “police stops”, i.e. situations where the police stop them without any reference to a specific ...