Web Resources and Exercises

Recommended Websites:

The following websites illustrate the nature of extremism:

Web Exercises: 

Using this chapter’s recommended websites, conduct an online investigation of the fundamental characteristics of extremism.

  1. What commonalities can you find in the statements of these groups?
  2. Is there anything that strikes you as being particularly extremist?
  3. Why or why not?

For an online search of different approaches to defining extremism and terrorism, readers should activate the search engine on their Web browser and enter the following keywords:

  • “Definitions of Terrorism” “Extremism”