Educational Exchange: Bridging Boundaries
Apr. 12, 2019 9:45 AM
We are happy to announce that TIK collaborates with the centre in Tomsk on studies of health technologies and digitalization.
ARENA expert in European Parliament hearing on EU Defence Affairs
Apr. 5, 2019 3:31 PM
Prof. Christopher Lord met with the European Parliament's Subcommittee on Security and Defence (SEDE) to provide insights from his research in a public hearing on parliamentary scrutiny of defence affairs.
Right-wing terrorism and violence may actually have declined
Apr. 2, 2019 3:13 PM
Read Jacob Aasland Ravndals text in MonkeyCage on why the way it’s measured matters.
Lone actors with shared ideas
Mar. 29, 2019 8:20 AM
The Christchurch mass murderer acted alone, but the core ideas in his manifesto are widely shared by Islamophobic actors in Europe and beyond, writes Cathrine Thorleifsson on OpenDemocracy.
Documenting right-wing terrorism and violence
Mar. 18, 2019 2:12 PM
Right-wing terrorism and violence in Western Europe: the RTV dataset documents right-wing terrorism and violence in Western Europe between 1990 and 2015.
The Dark Web Enabled the Christchurch Killer
Mar. 17, 2019 7:49 PM
The attack in New Zealand was inspired in part by the Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik, but the real threat is lone wolves lurking in the far corners of the Internet, writes Jacob Aasland Ravndal in Foreign Policy.
Terrorism from the Extreme Right
Mar. 15, 2019 3:48 PM
This Special Issue on Terrorism from the Extreme Right has been guest-edited by Jacob Aasland Ravndal and Tore Bjørgo, Center for Research on Extremism (C-REX), University of Oslo.
Environmental Politics Article of the Year Award 2018
Mar. 1, 2019 4:35 PM
Department of Political Science congratulates Kacper Szulecki with the Environmental Politics Article of the Year Award 2018
Right-Wing Extremism in Norway: Changes and Challenges
Feb. 25, 2019 3:32 PM
As a researcher, I have followed various extreme right groups and movements in Norway and Scandinavia during the last 30 years. There have been some significant changes during this time – changes that have an impact on how our society should relate to such milieus, and what kinds of preventive measures might be relevant and effective.
The Internal Brakes on Violent Escalation: A Descriptive Typology
Feb. 25, 2019 3:20 PM
A CREST report by Joel Busher, Donald Holbrook and Graham Macklin examines why there are often thresholds of violence that members of extremist groups rarely cross.