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Online Terrorism and Violent Extremism

"Since the turn of the 21st century, advances in computer technology have revolutionized how people connect, communicate, and interact at a rapid pace. Increasingly, computer technologies and computer-mediated..." – By Ryan Scrivens and Tiana Gaudette

Cyberstalking Victimization

"The creation and accessibility of technology have led to an increased use of the virtual world. The percentage of Internet users is increasing, especially with the advent of social media, which subsequently heightens the risk..." – By Erin Faucher and Jaeyong Choi

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