The Global Studies Institute hosted its first annual Emerging Global Issues Forum on March 30, tackling the pressing international issue of “Forced Migration, Immigration and Security.” The event was largely a success, opening the door for a long series of much-needed conversations on these important issues.
(h4)Psychology of Terrorism: Introduction to the Special Issue
Abstract Despite the extraordinary social and political consequences often associated with terrorist violence, as well as our responses to it, psychological research on terrorist behavior is conspicuously underdeveloped. This special issue of American Psychologist presents a series of articles that showcase new conceptual, theoretical, and empirical advances… more »
Drs. Erin M. Kearns, Allison Betus and GSI Director Anthony Lemieux responded on March 13 to a comment made by U.S. President Donald Trump. Mr. Trump implied that the media are unerreporting terrorist attacks, especially those attributed to… more »
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Dr. Burnet was recently featured in a Sapiens.org article on the Rwandan Genocide. The piece, titled “In a Genocide, Who Are the Morally Upright?” explores Dr. Burnet’s anthropological input on the social impact of genocide and why some people became rescuers amidst the brutal violence. You can read the full article here.