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Jerrold M. Post

Jerrold M. Post is an internationally recognized expert on terrorist psychology and a professor of Psychiatry, Political Psychology & International Affairs at the George Washington University. He came to GW after a 21 year career with the Central Intelligence Agency, where in his role as Founding Director of the Center for the Analysis of Personality and Political Behavior he initiated the U.S. government research program on the psychology of terrorism in the late 1970s.

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The World's Most Threatening Terrorist Networks and Criminal Gangs

Palgrave Macmillan
Terrorist organizations and international criminal networks pose an increasingly severe danger to US security. Who are these rivals who threaten us? What do...
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The Mind of the Terrorist
The Psychology of Terrorism from the IRA to al-Qaeda

Palgrave Macmillan
A psychiatrist examines why terrorists decide to attack
Jerrold M. Post

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