Date of Last Revision

2023-05-03 09:32:24


Political Science

Degree Name

Bachelor of Arts

Date of Expected Graduation

Winter 2018


How extremist groups use the internet has recently become a major national security issue. This paper discusses the role that the internet plays in the radicalization process. It will review recent research that analyzes how extremist groups use the internet and properties of the internet that may help to radicalize an individual. This paper will lay a foundation for future research to establish relationships between the internet and the radicalization process.

Research Sponsor

Dr. Ron Gelleny

First Reader

Dr. James Sperling

Second Reader

Dr. Terry O'Sullivan



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