This Trends article discusses the construct of biological reductionism in the context of the case of Red Army Faction member Ulrike Meinhof. For the author, overly emphasizing the biological aspects of Ms. Meinhof’s case might obscure legitimate grievances, and ultimately, lead to more cases of violence associated with terrorism.
"Trends. Terrorist Brains,"
International Bulletin of Political Psychology: Vol. 13
, Article 4.
Available at: https://commons.erau.edu/ibpp/vol13/iss14/4
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