Driven by hate? What we’ve gotten wrong about children and terrorism

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  • 2018•02•12     thehill.com

    An excerpt from the article by thehill.com:

    But, new research from the United Nations University is challenging this widely held assumption.

    The research suggests that children join armed groups primarily for positive, pro-social reasons. For example, in contexts of intergroup conflict, people are primarily driven by love for their own group, rather than by hatred of another group.