The Monash Radicalisation Project will facilitate better counter-terrorism policy-making and practice by generating insights into the unique processes of radicalisation in Australia and identifying potential counter-measures. The project will generate new understandings of radicalisation that will be of benefit to scholarly, policing, policy-making and prison system counter-terrorism stakeholders.
In December 2003 the Australian Research Council approved a seed-funding application to prepare a report on the present state of Australian-based studies on Islam and Muslim Societies. This Report was to be delivered to the ARCby 9 February 2004, in hard copy and on CD-Rom. Since then this Report has resulted in productive research integration with the new ARC Asia Pacific Futures Network.