ABSTRACT

Psychological Approaches to Organized Aggression: Second Final Report   [open pdf - 2MB]

The purpose of this paper was to consider whether psychologists are in a position to improve our understanding of and ability to deal with terrorism and its effects. The psychological aspects of terrorism are divided into six categories:(1) psychological analyses of the terrorist; (2) the nature, timing, and effects of terrorist acts; (3) the behavior during acts of terrorism of terrorists, victims, and negotiators; (4) the prediction and prevention of acts of terrorism; (5) the effects of such acts on victims; and (6) psychological assistance for victims.

Report Number:
ADA296307
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Date:
1995-01
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Public Domain
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Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC): http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/
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pdf
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