University of East London
Anthony Richards is a Reader in Terrorism Studies in the School of Business and Law at the University of East London. He has published on a wide range of terrorist related themes including radicalisation and extremism, UK counter-terrorism, British public and Muslim attitudes towards both terrorism and counter-terrorism, homeland security, terrorism and sport, and terrorism in Northern Ireland. His latest article on UK counter-terrorism and extremism has been published in International Affairs (March 2015). He was the lead editor for the volume Terrorism and the Olympics: Major event security and lessons for the future (London: Routledge, 2011) and his book on Conceptualising Terrorism will be published by Oxford University Press in September this year.