This chapter explains how international terror networks, consisting of individuals and organizations spanning countries and continents, form and evolve. It describes tools and methods used by social network analysts to study such networks; their applications by counterterrorist organizations; their limitations and problems in data collection and analysis; and directions for future research. It also discusses a few recent case studies by prominent researchers.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Social Networking and Community Behavior Modeling|
|Subtitle of host publication||Qualitative and Quantitative Measures|
|Number of pages||15|
|State||Published - 2011|