Public Lecture: “Countering Violent Extremism: Lessons from Europe.”

On 1 December, 2011, the Global Terrorism Research Center hosted a guest lecture by Dr Magnus Ranstorp on the topic of Countering Violent Extremism: Lessons from Europe.

Dr Ranstorp is the Research Director at the Center for Asymmetric Threat Studies (CATS) at the Swedish National Defence College. He is also the author of Hizballah in Lebanon (Macmillan, 1997) and editor of Mapping Terrorism Research (Routledge, 2006); International Terrorism and Unconventional Weapons (Routledge, 2009); and Understanding Violent Radicalisation (Routledge, 2010).