Communication Technology and New Media | International and Intercultural Communication | Mass Communication | Social Influence and Political Communication
Inspire magazine, a digital publication of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, seeks to motivate potential terrorists to carry out attacks in the West. The magazine has seemed to be effective, resulting in its connection to a number of recent plots. This presentation discusses the magazine’s potential for aiding prospective terrorists through the self-radicalization process.
Sivek, Susan Currie, "Packaging Inspiration: Al Qaeda's Digital Magazine Inspire and Self-Radicalization" (2013). Faculty Presentations. Presentation. Submission 6.