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Biography

Leonie joined the Division of Criminology, Politics and Sociology in January 2017 as a Lecturer in International Politics. She has an MA in Conflict Studies and a PhD in Security Studies, both from the University of Wolverhampton.

 

 

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Islamophobia
  • Race and racialisation
  • Islamism
  • Far-right extremism
  • Political violence
  • Religion and conflict

 

Keywords

  • Islamophobia
  • Race and racialisation
  • Islamist extremism
  • Far-right extremism
  • Security
  • Conflict
  • Post 9/11 terrorism and counter-terrorism

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metaphor Social Sciences
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Research Output 2011 2019

Framing British ‘jihadi brides’: Metaphor and the social construction of I.S. women

Jackson, L., 12 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Terrorism and Political Violence. 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social construction
metaphor
Syria
mood
newspaper
3 Citations (Scopus)

Islamophobia in Britain: The Making of a Muslim Enemy

Jackson, L., 15 Oct 2017, Palgrave Macmillan UK. 197 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Muslim
mosque
social cohesion
national security
Social Movements
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
religion
immigration
Stars
industrial dispute
Blood
15 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
ideology
Muslim
discourse
human rights
Islam
7 Citations (Scopus)

British Muslims and the discourses of dysfunction: community cohesion and counterterrorism in the West Midlands

Kassimeris, G. & Jackson, L., Jun 2012, In : Critical Studies on Terrorism. 5, 2, p. 179-196 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Muslim
discourse
community
mosque
newspaper

Activities 2017 2019

  • 3 Oral presentation
  • 1 Editorial work

Exploring the everyday lived experiences of young Muslim women about the hijab: reflections from the inside

Berenice Golding (Speaker), Leonie Jackson (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Nafhesa Ali (Contributor to Paper or Presentation)
23 Aug 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Critical Studies on Terrorism (Journal)

Leonie Jackson (Reviewer)
1 Jan 2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial work

The Persistent Appeal of the EDL in the West Midlands

Leonie Jackson (Speaker)
1 Jun 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Terrorism and Radicalization in Europe: Recent Events, Current Trends and Future Challenges

Leonie Jackson (Speaker)
22 May 201723 May 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Press / Media

UN and OIC urged to curb Islamophobia

Leonie Jackson

22/03/19

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

The Turban Bus Dispute

Leonie Jackson

16/04/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment