Articles & Chapters


Lundry, C., Corman, S.R., Furlow, R. B., & Errickson, K. W. (2012). Cooking the books: Strategic inflation of casualty reports by extremists in the Afghanistan conflict.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 35(5), 368-381.

Goodall, H. L., Cheong, P. H., Fleischer, K., & Corman, S. R. (2012).  Rhetorical charms: The promise and pitfalls of humor and ridicule as strategies to counter extremist narratives.  Perspectives on Terrorism, 6(1), 70-79.

Corman, S. R. (2012).  Understanding sociocultural systems through a narrative lens.  In L. Brooks, B. Strong, M. Zbylut & L. Roan (Eds.), A Sociocultural Systems Primer for the Military Thinker: Multidisciplinary Perspectives and Approaches.  Leavenworth, KS: Army Research Insittute.

Cheong, P. H., & Lundry, C. (2012) Prosumption, transmediation and resistance: terrorism and man-hunting in Southeast Asia. American Behavioral Scientist, 56 (5), 488-510.


Corman, S.R. (2011).  Understanding the role of narrative in extremist strategic communication.  In L. Fenstermacher and S. Canna (Eds.), Countering violent extremism: Scientific Methods & Strategies (pp. 36-43).  Dayton, OH: Air Force Research Laboratory.

Halverson, J. R. & Way, A. K. (2011).  Islamist feminism: Constructing gender identities in postcolonial Muslim societies.  Politics and Religion, 4(3), 503-525.

Halverson, J. R. (2011). Muslim Brotherhood. In J. I. Ross (Ed.) Religion and Violence: An Encyclopedia of Faith and Conflict. Antiquity to the Present, (pp. 482-487). Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe.

Lundry, C., &  Cheong, P. H. (2011) The gendered construction and transmediation of a terrorist’s life story. In T. Kuhn (Ed.), Matters of communication: political, cultural and technological challenges. New York: Hampton Books.

Furlow, R. B. & Goodall, H.L.Jr. (2011).  The war of ideas and the battle of narratives: A comparison of extremist storytelling structures. Cultural Studies—Critical Methodologies, 11, 215 – 223.

Cheong, P. H. &  Halverson J. R., (2010). Youths in violent extremist discourse: Mediated identifications and interventions. Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, 33(12), 1104-1123.


Corman, S. R. & Dooley, K.J. (2009).  Strategic communication on a rugged landscape: Principles for finding the right message. Strategic Communications for Combating Terrorism (Center of Excellence for Defense Against Terrrorism), 101-114.


Corman, S. R. (2008).  Complex systems problems in the War of Ideas.  Perspectives on Terrorism, 2(3), 6-8.


Corman, S. R. (2006).  Weapons of mass persuasion:  Communicating against terrorist ideology.  Connections: The Quarterly Journal, 53(3), 93-104.

Corman, S. R. (2006).  Using activity focus networks to pressure terrorist organizations. Computational and Mathematical Organization Theory, 12(1), 35-49.