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Publisert 20. mars 2019 12:22

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Map of Europe
Publisert 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.

Publisert 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.

Publisert 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.

Profilerte politikere i valgkamp
Publisert 14. mars 2019 10:35

Politisk innhold trumfer trynefaktor når vi går til stemmeurnene, viser ny studie. Forskerne bak advarer mot å undervurdere velgerne.

Publisert Mar. 7, 2019 11:07 AM

Oslo Nuclear Project provides a limited number of stipends (10,000 NOK) for Masters students in the Department of Political Science writing theses on nuclear weapons.

UK med National Actions flagg
Publisert 4. mars 2019 13:35

Britiske myndigheter er avhengig av at internettselskaper overholder egne regler for at den ulovlige gruppen National Action skal slutte å spre propaganda.

Hindus love Trump
Publisert 4. mars 2019 13:35

Indere i USA og Storbritannia støtter Trump og Brexit

Matryoshkaer med russiske politikere
Publisert 4. mars 2019 13:35

Høyreekstreme i Russland har tatt over syv ganger flere liv enn i Vest-Europa. Likevel fins det lite forskning på høyreekstrem vold i Russland.

Bilde av åpne bøker
Publisert 4. mars 2019 13:35

Terrorismeforskere fra ulike fagfelt bør i større grad lese hverandres forskning.

Publisert Mar. 1, 2019 4:35 PM

Department of Political Science congratulates Kacper Szulecki with the Environmental Politics Article of the Year Award 2018

Toppmøte mellom Donald Trump og Kim Jung Un gikk i vasken.  Foto: NTB Scanpix
Publisert 1. mars 2019 11:31

Nord-Korea hadde få insentiver for å komme Trump-administrasjonen i møte, mener UiO-forsker.

Nordisk Motstandsbevelgese demonstrasjon
Publisert 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.

Publisert 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.

Publisert Feb. 8, 2019 1:20 PM

Finland has witnessed extraparliamentary far-right extremism of varying degrees throughout most of its history.

Publisert 11. jan. 2019 15:18

Førsteamanuensis Målfrid Braut- Hegghammers blogg er blant de ti mest leste i Washington Post

Publisert Jan. 7, 2019 9:59 AM

Society for Terrorism Research, C-REX, University of Oslo, and the Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (FFI) are pleased to announce the call for papers for the 13th annual International conference June 20-21, 2019: The data revolution in terrorism research: implications for theory and practice 

Publisert Dec. 17, 2018 3:58 PM

In February 2015, the Counterterrorism and Security Act was passed by the UK Parliament. The Act imposed a legal duty on several public bodies, including higher education institutions (HEIs), to “have due regard to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism”, a requirement referred to as the Prevent Duty.

Publisert 13. des. 2018 09:27
Publisert 11. des. 2018 15:56

Hvordan kommer EU-politikere frem til effektive tiltak for å begrense oppvarmingen og sørge for det grønne skiftet? Det spørsmålet har Inga Margrete Ydersbond stilt seg i en fersk doktorgrad ved Institutt for statsvitenskap.

Publisert Dec. 5, 2018 11:20 AM

In the latest C-REX Working Paper, Next steps for Scholarship on Gender and the Far-Right, Professor Kathleen Blee, University of Pittsburgh, discusses the state of scholarship on gender and the far right.

Publisert Nov. 5, 2018 11:16 AM

If research can only be as good as the data on which it is based, then the study of terrorism has been in serious trouble for decades, writes Bart Schuurman.

Publisert Nov. 1, 2018 12:21 PM

Is framing Islam as a ‘bad religion’ inevitable?

Publisert 30. okt. 2018 10:03

Jensenius forteller om sin forskning på valg, utvikling og likestilling i India og andre land.

Publisert Oct. 25, 2018 8:58 AM

Joel Busher and Graham Macklin identifies a number of issues that needs to be addressed for the concepts of ‘reciprocal radicalisation’ and ‘cumulative extremism’ to add value.