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Rebuilding the Republic: "The Psychology of Terrorists"

It is an exceptionally dangerous time. The United States is in a very precarious spot right now.

John Horgan

One of the world’s leading experts on terrorist psychology, John Horgan is the author of a forthcoming book,Terrorist Minds, scheduled to be published by Columbia University Press in 2022.

His books include The Psychology of Terrorism, which has been published in more than a dozen languages around the world, Walking Away from Terrorism, Divided We Stand, Leaving Terrorism Behind, and Terrorism Studies: A Reader. He is an editor of the journal Terrorism and Political Violence. He is also a member of the Research Working Group of the FBI’s National Center for the Analysis of Violent Crime.

Buy John Horgan's books from the local, independent Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza

The Psychology of Terrorism

Walking Away from Terrorism: Accounts of Disengagement from Radical and Extremist Movements

Divided We Stand: The Strategy and Psychology of Ireland's Dissident Terrorists

Terrorism Studies: A Reader

More John Horgan

“An Exceptionally Dangerous Time”, Georgia State University, January 2021

"Can Science Solve Terrorism? Q&A with Psychologist John Horgan", Scientific American, March, 2015

John Horgan bio on Georgia State University website

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