The Local Prevention of Terrorism

Strategy and Practice in the Fight Against Terrorism

  • Joshua J. Skoczylis

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
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  3. Joshua J. Skoczylis
    Pages 12-44
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    Pages 74-111
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  6. Joshua J. Skoczylis
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 201-235

About this book


This book explores the success and failures of the Prevent strategy, which was developed by the UK Government to help stop people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism. It provides a holistic overview of the policy's formation, delivery and impact on Muslim communities.


Prevent CONTEST terrorism extremism Muslim communities policing prevention security counter-terrorism criminology community Nation

Authors and affiliations

  • Joshua J. Skoczylis
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LincolnUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-57640-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-49901-1
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