The UC Santa Barbara wrote:
UC Santa Barbara hosts the inaugural conference of a long-term, multidisciplinary project to study global terrorism
With the carnage in Paris and San Bernardino still fresh, terrorism seems inescapable these days. For all the attention it receives, however, the study of terrorism — even its definition — is still evolving.
In what promises to be a significant contribution to the field, UC Santa Barbara hosted “The Constructions of Terrorism,” a conference organized by TRENDS Research & Advisory, a think tank based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and campus-based Orfalea Center for Global & International Studies.