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Commitment and the 1% Motorcycle Club: Threats to the Brotherhood
Australian Counter Terrorism Conference
  • Kira J Harris, Edith Cowan University
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Conference Proceeding
SRI Security Research Institute, Edith Cowan University, Perth, Western Australia

Originally published in the Proceedings of the 3rd Australian Counter Terrorism Conference, Novotel Langley Hotel, Perth, Western Australia, 3rd-5th December, 2012


The brotherhood ethos is the founding principle of the 1% motorcycle clubs community. Interviews with former members and partners show how threatening this social bond can reduce satisfaction and lead to doubts over involvement with the club.

Citation Information
Kira J Harris. "Commitment and the 1% Motorcycle Club: Threats to the Brotherhood" (2012)
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