Terroristic Behavior, law homework help

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Terroristic Behavior

Part 1 own on paper

Instructions

In your main post:

http://members.shaw.ca/jeanaltemeyer/drbob/TheAuthoritarians.pdf

·  Discuss whether you would consider the type of information gathered from using the Altemeyer authoritarian test (Altemeyer, 2006) useful in determining motivations of terrorists, considering

·  Provide justification for your viewpoint, using assigned readings or other professional and scholarly resources you find.

Part 2 own on paper

Criminal Behavior As Terrorist Actions

Choose a terrorist organization as the basis for your discussion. You may choose any terrorist organization but be assured that you will find plenty of information by searching the U.S. Department of State Web site for any of these:

·  Al-Qaeda.

·  Boko Haram.

·  ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant).

·  ISIS (Islamic State in Iraq and Syria or Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham).

·  The Haqqani Network.

Instructions

In your main post:

·  Identify your chosen organization.

·  Provide a description of who you think a typical member terrorist may be with regard to gender, race, age, and socioeconomic status. Check out the profiles you will see on the NCTC site for specific details on known terrorists.

·  Describe the use of forensic assessment information, penalties, burden of proof, and key players when a terrorist is recognized as a criminal in our legal system. For insight on this issue, you might want to search this question, “What happens to terrorists in our legal system?”

·  Explain your ideas on the causes of this criminal behavior . Justify your answers by integrating at least two different psychological theories into your explanation.