[Press and Public Relations] World Trade Centre - Experts at the University of Leicester



September 2001

No 123

The following academics at the University of Leicester are able to talk to the media on the following:

  • Psychology of terrorism; suicide terrorism: Dr Andrew Silke 0116 252 5717 (am only)
  • Violence and Politics; attacks against capitalism: Professor John Hoffman - 0116 252 2708
  • Security implications of attack; airport security in US: Jerry Hart - 0116 252 5795; 07947 595 219
  • Impact on American psyche: Professor Nick Cull, head of the Centre for American Studies - 0116 252 2861
  • Terrorism; use of aeroplanes for terrorism, hijacking and aviation safety; 1993 attack on Trade Centre Dr Simon Bennett, Scarman Centre, - 0116 252 5700
  • Racism; 'Islamaphobia': Mike Rowe - 0116 252 5705
  • Media reaction to events; reporting of attack: Centre for Mass Communications Research - 0116 252 3875
  • You can interview the following students of the University of Leicester currently in the US via email: Elizabeth Lowrey - lowrey29@hotmail.com Rebecca Wakeling - mail to bergs81@hotmail.com

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