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Reasons & Reactions of Army Public School Attack and solution via Communication Strategies

Mustaqeem, Sundus and Ramli, Romlah and Dalib, Syarizan (2018) Reasons & Reactions of Army Public School Attack and solution via Communication Strategies. In: SMMTC Postgraduate Symposium 2018, 18-19 March 2018, Universiti Utara Malaysia.

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Terrorism and religious extremism has become global concern especially after 9/11. In war against terrorism Pakistan has lost on socio, economic, cultural and educational grounds as well. This research study will examine the consequences of Terrorism and religious extremism with special reference to the case study of brutal Army Public School (APS) attack held in December 2014 in Peshawar Pakistan. The purpose of this study is to analyze the School attack by examining reasons and reactions both at national & international level. This research study will try to examine the consequences of Extremism and argues that communication strategies can be assimilated into policies as preventive measure to radicalize extremism. To investigate this, qualitative methodology has been used, based on in-depth interviews those will be conducted to provide comprehensive perspectives from field experts and practitioners, with defense analyst, religious scholars, political scientist, psychologists, and journalists affiliated with the same area.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: e-ISBN 978-967-0910-77-2 School of Multimedia Technology and Communication (SMMTC) Universiti Utara Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: Religious Extremism, Terrorism, APS Attack, Communication Strategies
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Divisions: School of Multimedia Technology & Communication
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 19 Dec 2018 00:33
Last Modified: 19 Dec 2018 00:33

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