Terrorists on the web: an interview to Alessandro Orsini

July 17, 2017
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In this interview made exclusively for LUISS Open Alessandro Orsini analyses the strategies of terror online, what kind of tool the internet is for terrorists and how terrorist organizations attract new followers online by allowing the reconstruction of fragmented social identities.

(Subtitles in English available)

 

The author

Alessandro Orsini is Assistant Professor of Sociology of Terrorism and Director of the LUISS Osservatorio sulla Sicurezza Internazionale. He is also Research Affiliate at the Center for International Studies at MIT in Boston and a member of the government research board on radicalization


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