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Building Resilience to Violent Extremism Among Somali‐Americans in Minneapolis‐St. Paul

This study asked members of the Somali‐American community in Minneapolis‐St. Paul to describe the challenges of living in a refugee community, how violent extremists try to exploit their condition for recruitment purposes, and what resources and strategies are needed to minimize their vulnerability. Using ethnographic methods, this study looked at the everyday lives of Somali‐American adolescent boys and young men in the context of their families and communities.

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Building Resilience to Violent Extremism Among Somali‐Americans in Minneapolis‐St. Paul Overview (2012) PDF 1.06 MB
Building Resilience to Violent Extremism Among Somali‐Americans in Minneapolis‐St. Paul Report (2012) PDF 2.25 MB
Last Updated: 11/12/2021
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