Main Program | In Conversation with Carla Power


 
 
29 Oct 2022 09:00 - 10:00
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Carla Power, the author of two Pulitzer Prize finalists in General Nonfiction, discusses in her latest book, Home, Land, Security, the emerging field of deradicalization. By inquiring into the stories of those who have joined extremist movements, she attempts to untangle the motivations behind their tragic acts. Power’s work looks at the influences and circumstances that cause these destructive alignments and the reformative approaches being used to bring radicals back from the grasp of extremist groups.

Carla Power penulis dari finalis dua Pulitzer Prize dalam General Nonfiction, membahas dalam buku terbarunya, Home, Land, Security tentang bidang deradikalisasi yang sedang berkembang. Dengan menyelidiki kisah orang-orang yang bergabung dengan gerakan ekstremis, ia mencoba mengurai adanya motivasi di balik tindakan tragis mereka. Dalam tulisannya Carla melihat pengaruh dan keadaan yang menyebabkan keberpihakan yang merusak dan pendekatan reformatif yang digunakan untuk membawa radikal kembali dari cengkeraman kelompok ekstremis.

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