Assessing the Threat of Incel Violence

  title={Assessing the Threat of Incel Violence},
  author={B. Hoffman and J. Ware and Ezra Shapiro},
  journal={Studies in Conflict & Terrorism},
  pages={565 - 587}
  • B. Hoffman, J. Ware, Ezra Shapiro
  • Published 2020
  • Medicine
  • Studies in Conflict & Terrorism
  • Abstract In recent years, increasingly serious incidents of violence have been committed by young men predominantly in the United States and Canada who self-identify as incels (involuntary celibates). Although these attacks often specifically target women, the principal source of their animus, men as well as children have been among the casualties in the series of shootings and vehicular homicides that have occurred at universities, high schools, and on city streets. Although, the incel… CONTINUE READING
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