Sergei D. Brazhnik

Place of work

FSBEI of HE "P.G. Demidov Yaroslavl State University"
associate professor
candidate of juridical sciences

Author's articles(1)

Criminological Aspects of the Spread of Extremism on the Internet as Threats to a Safe Educational Environment



at the present stage, the international information and communication network Internet is actively used to post extremist materials. Using global virtual channels and computer communication capabilities, ideologists of extremist movements and groups actively influence the consciousness of citizens and, first of all, young people. The authors note a significant increase in recent years in the risks of involving young people in extremist communities through psychological pressure via the Internet; they analyze the criminological causes of this phenomenon, consider legal and other measures to cou...