Tweeting propaganda, radicalization and recruitment: Islamic state supporters multi-sided twitter networks

@inproceedings{Chatfield2015TweetingPR,
  title={Tweeting propaganda, radicalization and recruitment: Islamic state supporters multi-sided twitter networks},
  author={Akemi Takeoka Chatfield and Christopher G. Reddick and Uuf Brajawidagda},
  booktitle={DG.O},
  year={2015}
}
Islamic State (IS) terrorist networks in Syria and Iraq pose threats to national security. IS' exploitation of social media and digital strategy plays a key role in its global dissemination of propaganda, radicalization, and recruitment. However, systematic research on Islamic terrorist communication via social media is limited. Our research investigates the question: How do IS members/supporters use Twitter for terrorism communication: propaganda, radicalization, and recruitment? Theoretically… CONTINUE READING
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