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BSST 630: Motivations and Intents of Terrorists and Terrorist Groups

Course guide for BSST 630

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Judy Markowitz
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 This guide will assist you in locating resources for your BSST 630 research paper. 
From your syllabus:

Final Research Paper 

Each student will prepare a 15-page literature review on some aspect of individual or  groupmotivations/intentions to commit acts of terrorism. Your papers should advance  your own intellectual project and/or interests. 

 Introduce the topic. 

 Establish the significance of the topic. 

 Provide an overview and synthesis of the relevant literature. 

 Identify knowledge gaps and proposed areas for future study. 


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Judy Markowitz