The Social Science of Terrorism – Understanding Causes, Consequences and Effective Responses

[This is a closed event for students at St Catherine’s School, Toorak, Victoria] 

In this workshop, Dr Joshua Roose, scholar of the role of masculinity in the rise of western foreign fighters, political Islam, and of contemporary multiculturalism and the emergence of global populist movements will discuss the social science of terrorism with students. The St Catherine’s students will discuss the causes and consequences of terrorism using examples including Boko Haram, IS and state terrorism.

 This event is not open to the general public. Please direct any inquiries to Social Sciences Week <>

Dr Joshua M. Roose is the Director of the Institute for Religion, Politics and Society at the Australian Catholic University. Joshua currently sits on the Australian Federal Attorney-General Department’s Panel of Experts for Countering Violent Extremism and the Victorian Government’s Department of Premier and Cabinet Expert Reference Group for the Research Institute on Social Cohesion...
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  • Start Date
    September 11, 2018
  • End Date
    September 11, 2018
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    St Catherine’s School, Toorak, VIC
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