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When Immigration And Refugee Issues Abound, Georgia State Tackles Them Here And Abroad

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.

SaportaReport.com featured a write-up of the event in… more »

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Dr. Horgan Published in the APA April 2017 Issue

(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 »

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Who wanted to help the Islamic State?

The Washington Post spoke with Professor John Horgan on the tactics of ISIS and who they are aiming with their propaganda.

“’ISIS has done a good job projecting that they are not just about violence,’ said John Horgan, an expert in terrorism research at Georgia State University. ‘They know that they’re going to appeal… more »