Author: Nathalie Paton

Radicalization stemming from Pressure for Individualization

CC Pixabay OpenClipartvectors Discussions about youth’s media practices and contemporary forms of radicalization (jihadism, right wing extremist acts, school shootings…) are often intermixed with clichés about how media affect behavior and trigger violent acts. Taking part in social networks on Facebook, Twitter, or YouTube can be perceived as dangerous in…