Radicalizing Matters: The Role of Technology in the Emergence of Terrorism

What impact has technology on the process of radicalisation?


Associate professor Mats Fridlund, University of Aalto, Finland, research focus are on the science, technology and materiality of terrorisms and its connections to industrialization and globalization. An ongoing study investigates the materiality of non-state terrorism by analyzing the role appropriation of engineering expertise and industrial technologies such as dynamite, revolvers and print technologies have played in the rise of modern terrorism.

Published Feb. 23, 2016 9:12 AM - Last modified Mar. 1, 2016 2:37 PM