Michael H. Becker

Doctoral Student and Extremism Researcher


Don’t Kill the Messenger: Perceived Credibility of Far-Right Former Extremists and Police Officers in P/CVE Communication

Daniel Koehler, Gordon Clubb, Jocelyn J. Bélanger, Michael H. Becker, Michael J. Williams

Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, 2023

Successful for Whom?: An Examination of the General Deterrent Impact of the Targeted Killing of Terrorist Leaders on Global Terrorist Fatalities

Daren Fisher, Michael H. Becker

Behavioral Sciences of Terrorism and Political Aggression, 2023

A comparison of political violence by left-wing, right-wing, and Islamist extremists in the United States and the world

Katarzyna Jasko, Gary LaFree, James Piazza, Michael H. Becker

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 119(30), 2022

When Extremists Become Violent: Examining the Association Between Social Control, Social Learning, and Engagement in Violent Extremism

Michael H. Becker

Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, vol. 44, Routledge, 2021, pp. 1104-1124

The heterogeneous repercussions of killing Osama bin Laden on global terrorism patterns

Daren Fisher, Michael H. Becker

European Journal of Criminology, vol. 18, 2021, pp. 301-324

A Comparative Study of Initial Involvement in Gangs and Political Extremism

Michael H. Becker, Scott H. Decker, Gary LaFree, David C. Pyrooz, Kyle Ernest, Patrick A. James

Terrorism and Political Violence, vol. 0, Routledge, 2020, pp. 1-18