THE CONVERSATION: Manchester attack: now is the time to properly talk about ‘radicalisation’

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Release date: 24/5/2017

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It can be hard to know what to say at a time like this. In these hours when the same words – terrorism, security, threat, radicalisation – will be repeated over and over again, it can often feel like it’s better to just keep silent.

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TitleManchester attack: now is the time to properly talk about ‘radicalisation’
Media name / outletThe Conversation
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date24/05/17
DescriptionIt can be hard to know what to say at a time like this. In these hours when the same words – terrorism, security, threat, radicalisation – will be repeated over and over again, it can often feel like it’s better to just keep silent.
URLhttps://theconversation.com/manchester-attack-now-is-the-time-to-properly-talk-about-radicalisation-78243
PersonsHilary Pilkington

Keywords

  • radicalisation, sociology, Manchester attack