Selected Publications

Books and Chapters


  1. Littler, M., and Kondor, K. (2019) Terrorism, Hate Speech and the 'Cumulative Extremism' Hypothesis on Facebook, in Zempi, I., and Awan, I., The Routledge Handbook: Key Readings in Islamophobia, London: Routledge
  2. Littler, M, and Lee, B. (2019) The New Extremism: Readings in Violence, Radicalisation and Extremism in the Digital Space, London: Palgrave [Forthcoming]
  3. Littler, M. (2018) Online Radicalisation, Risk and Terrorism in the Digital Space, in Kallis, A., Zeiger, S., and Ozturk, B. Violent Radicalization & Far-Right Extremism in Europe, Ankara: SETA Publications
  4. Birdwell, J., and Littler, M., Faithful Citizens: Why those who do God, do good, in Birdwell, J., and Timms, S. (2013) The Faith Collection, London: Demos
  5. Bartlett, J., Birdwell, J., and Littler, M. (2011) The New Face of Digital Populism, London: Demos

Journal Articles

  1. Littler, M., and Feldman, M. (2017) Social Media and the Cordon Sanitaire:  Populist politics, the online space, and a relationship that just isn’t there, Journal of Language and Politics, Vol. 16, No. 4
  2. Littler, M. (2017). Rethinking democracy and terrorism: a quantitative analysis of attitudes to democratic politics and support for terrorism in the UK. Behavioural Sciences of Terrorism and Political Aggression, Vol. 9, No. 1
  3. O'Brien, M, and Littler, M. (2015) On Political Criminology, Journal of Political Criminology, Vol. 1, No. 1
  4. Lee, B., and Littler, M. (2015) Viral advertising and new pathways to engagement with the British National Party, Journal of Political Criminology, Vol. 1, No. 1


Book Reviews


  1. Littler, M. (2013) Understanding Al Qaeda: Changing War and Global Politics (Second Edition), Journal of International Relations Research, Vol. 1, No. 2


Academic Reports


  1. Littler, M., and Feldman, M. (2015) Tell MAMA Reporting 2014/2015: Annual Monitoring, Cumulative Extremism, and Policy Implications, Teesside: Teesside University Press
  2. Feldman, M., and Littler, M., (2014) Tell MAMA Reporting 2013/14: Anti-Muslim Overview, Analysis and ‘Cumulative Extremism’ , Teesside: Teesside University Press
  3. Copsey, N., Dack, J., Littler, M., and Feldman, M. (2013) Anti-Muslim Hate Crime and the Far Right, Teesside: Teesside University Press



Policy Papers


  1. Bartlett, J., Froio, C., Littler, M., and McDonnell, D. (2013) New Political Actors in Europe: Beppe Grillo and the M5S, London: Demos
  2. Littler, M. and Birdwell, J. (2011) After Osama: What Londoners Think, London: Demos
  3. Bartlett, J., and Littler, M. (2011) Inside the EDL: Populist Politics in a Digital Age, London: Demos