A process of adopting ideologies set apart from mainstream thinking, sometimes going to the roots or perceived pure understandings of religion or politics. Often referring to individuals.

Radicalisation and extremism

See also: Conflict, Conflict transformation, Escalation

Importantly, conflict transformation acknowledges that radicalism is not necessarily violent or bad. De-radicalisation is a process of bringing individuals and sometimes groups back to a more mainstream thinking and ideology.


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