What is it about?
How the experiences of deradicalisation and disengagement from a violent extremist group have caused threats to the former Jihadists' personal identities and how they cope with the threats.
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Why is it important?
Studying this topic is important since disengagement and deradicalisation are the transitional processes, which often require former violent extremists to face their past identity before being able to move forward to establish new roles or positions for their new lives.
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This page is a summary of: Deradicalisation and Disengagement from Terrorism and Threat to Identity: An Analysis of Former Jihadist Prisoners’ Accounts, Psychology and Developing Societies, August 2019, SAGE Publications, DOI: 10.1177/0971333619863169.
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