James A. Piazza is Liberal Arts Professor of Political Science. His areas of research and teaching specialization include Terrorism, Counterterrorism, Political Violence, Intrastate Conflict, and the Politics of the Middle East and Islamic World.
Areas of Interest
- International Relations
- Political Violence
Katarzyna Jaśko, Gary LaFree, James A. Piazza and Michael H. Becker. 2022. “A Comparison of Violence by Left-Wing, Right-Wing and Islamist Extremists in the United States and the World.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).
James A. Piazza and Michael J. Soules. 2021. “Terror After the Caliphate: The Effect of ISIS Loss of Control over Population Centers on Patterns of Global Terrorism.” Security Studies. 30(1): 107-135.