Factors Relating to Terrorism

According to an article written by Nick Grothaus, the Causes of Terrorism include:
Ethno-nationalism
Alienation /Discrimination
Religion
Socio-Economic Status
Political Grievances
The Accidental Guerrilla Source: http://handofreason.com/2011/featured/causes-of-terrorism
Another source http://terrorism.about.com/od/causes/a/causes_terror.htm
“All terrorist acts are motivated by two things:
 Social and political injustice: People choose terrorism when they are trying to right what they perceive to be a social or political or historical wrong—when they have been stripped of their land or rights, or denied these.
 The belief that violence or its threat will be effective, and usher in change. Another way of saying this is: the belief that violent means justify the ends. Many terrorists in history said       Read More..

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