Conclusion and Outlook

  • Ramón SpaaijEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Criminology book series (BRIEFSCRIMINOL)


This volume set out to produce an in-depth understanding of lone wolf terrorism by analyzing six key dimensions of this phenomenon which cover multiple levels of analysis: the individual, family and interpersonal relations, group and social movement, state and government, past and present historical periods. These levels of analysis, which are closely intertwined, jointly shape lone wolf terrorism as we know it. On the basis of the preceding analysis, it is now possible to draw together and reflect on the main features, patterns and trends in lone wolf terrorism with due regard to both its idiosyncrasies and universalities.


White Supremacist Global Terrorism Database Security Intelligence Liberal Democratic Society Lone Wolf 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Social SciencesLa Trobe UniversityMelbourneAustralia

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