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Hoeft, Gabriel

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'Soft' Approaches to Counter-Terrorism: An Exploration of the Benefits of Deradicalization Programs

27/02/2016

In light of growing threats from Islamist radicalization and violent extremism around the world, this paper aims to shed some light on current ‘soft’ approaches to counter-terrorism. The distinguishing feature of these ‘soft’ approaches is that they are designed to win the hearts and minds of radicalizing or radicalized individuals by employing non-coercive methods. While acknowledging the importance of counter-radicalization efforts, this paper will mostly focus on explaining and evaluating deradicalization programs.

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