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Psychological Metaphor And Financial Crisis In Southeast Asia Dec 1997

Psychological Metaphor And Financial Crisis In Southeast Asia

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article presents several Issues in applying psychological constructs to political phenomena.


The Morality Of Trading And Purchasing Pollution Emissions Rights: Further Comments On The Dec 1997

The Morality Of Trading And Purchasing Pollution Emissions Rights: Further Comments On The

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The December 12, 1997 Issue of IBPP provides an analysis supporting the trading and purchasing of pollution- emissions rights as means to responsibly confront the threat of global warming. The present article maintains this stance in critiquing a December 15, 1997 article in The New York Times by Michael J. Sandel, a professor of government at Harvard University.


Trends. Globalization As Old Wine In New Bottles: The 30th Anniversary Of The Association Of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), Editor Dec 1997

Trends. Globalization As Old Wine In New Bottles: The 30th Anniversary Of The Association Of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the new era of globalization.


Trends. Iran, Iraq, And Dual Containment: The Unbalanced Balance, Editor Dec 1997

Trends. Iran, Iraq, And Dual Containment: The Unbalanced Balance, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses his views on whether or not US policy should change in regards to Iran and Iraq in the wake of allegedly conciliatory comments towards the USG made by Iranian President Mohammed Khatami and of continued noncompliance by Saddam Hussein with United Nations (UN)-mandated sanctions.


Trends. International Trade And The Subversion Of Justice: Japan, The European Union, And Iraq, Editor Dec 1997

Trends. International Trade And The Subversion Of Justice: Japan, The European Union, And Iraq, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the moral philosophy, the psychology of moral judgment, and treatises on law often suggest that justice subsumes some combination of behavioral and intentional accountability and equity.


Trends. The Kyoto Protocol: Emissions On Trading Or Purchasing Emissions Rights, Editor Dec 1997

Trends. The Kyoto Protocol: Emissions On Trading Or Purchasing Emissions Rights, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

In this analysis, the author discusses the Kyoto Protocol.


When Intelligence Is Alleged To Be Bogus: An Israeli Example Dec 1997

When Intelligence Is Alleged To Be Bogus: An Israeli Example

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article highlights a series of hypotheses that may merit analysis when intelligence provided by one's case officer is alleged to be bogus. It then describes a congruence in analyzing intelligence whether or not there are such allegations.


Comments On Walzer's "Judgment Days": Public Accountability For The Egregious Behavior Of Dec 1997

Comments On Walzer's "Judgment Days": Public Accountability For The Egregious Behavior Of

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article provides commentary on Michael Walzer's "Judgment Days". Walzer's article was published in The New Republic, December 15, 1997, pp. 13-14.


Functionalism As An Aid To Antiterrorist/Counterterrorist Analysis Dec 1997

Functionalism As An Aid To Antiterrorist/Counterterrorist Analysis

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes how philosophical and psychological variants of functionalism can aid antiterrorist/counterterrorist analysis.


Trade Deficits, Mental Deficits, And Moral Deficits Dec 1997

Trade Deficits, Mental Deficits, And Moral Deficits

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes the psychology of the trade deficit as a political Issue in the United States of America (USA).


Erikson's Psychosocial Stages And The Analysis Of Political Entities Dec 1997

Erikson's Psychosocial Stages And The Analysis Of Political Entities

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article illustrates the potential of Erikson's psychosocial stage theory in analyzing political entities.


When The "Soft" Sciences Become Hard: The Safety Of Canadian Nuclear Reactors Dec 1997

When The "Soft" Sciences Become Hard: The Safety Of Canadian Nuclear Reactors

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the ins-and-outs of the safety of Canadian nuclear reactors.


Trends. Some Security Lessons From Kyoto, Editor Dec 1997

Trends. Some Security Lessons From Kyoto, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses how "the environment" is no longer a fringe Issue championed by starry-eyed dreamers and psychodynamic deviants, and perennial misfits who have little understanding of or orientation to reality. In fact, the relevance of "the environment" for policies of political security has become quite significant.


Trends. Dead Souls: Comment On The Luxor Murders, Editor Nov 1997

Trends. Dead Souls: Comment On The Luxor Murders, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

In this analysis, the author discusses an act of terrorism that occurred in Luxor Egypt, with a significant part of the research being done by Steven Cornell.


Trends. Human Rights And Mental Health: What Happens When The Right Are Wrong?, Editor Nov 1997

Trends. Human Rights And Mental Health: What Happens When The Right Are Wrong?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

In this analysis the author discusses the moral and ethical criteria of those who seek to prevent human rights violations.


The Political Tale Of The Tape: Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, And Their Successors Nov 1997

The Political Tale Of The Tape: Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, And Their Successors

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes some of the putative positive and negative features of recording political decisionmaking as it occurs.


Family Breakdown, Little Hope For The Future: Restrictive Moralities To The Rescue? Nov 1997

Family Breakdown, Little Hope For The Future: Restrictive Moralities To The Rescue?

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article reviews the recent text, Posterity Lost: Progress, Ideology, and the Decline of the American Family by Richard T. Gill and published (1997) by Rowman & Littlefield. The review highlights recurring political psychological Issues of conceptualization, levels of analysis, and causality.


Globalization: Bad News For Antiterrorism And Counterterrorism Nov 1997

Globalization: Bad News For Antiterrorism And Counterterrorism

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article suggests that increasing globalization increases the threat of terrorism.


Trends. The Inspection Crisis: The Iraqi-Us Scorecard, Editor Nov 1997

Trends. The Inspection Crisis: The Iraqi-Us Scorecard, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

In this analysis, the author further discusses the UN inspections for nuclear arms in Iraq.


Trends. Globalization And The Ugly American: "Fast-Track", Cuba, Libya, And Iran, Editor Nov 1997

Trends. Globalization And The Ugly American: "Fast-Track", Cuba, Libya, And Iran, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses globalization and the rise in salience of the Ugly American.


Belief Systems Of Political Control: A Primer For Authoritarian And Totalitarian Regimes Nov 1997

Belief Systems Of Political Control: A Primer For Authoritarian And Totalitarian Regimes

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article employs common psychological constructs to describe belief systems concerning political control.


Disinformation: Iraq, The United Nations (Un), And The United States Government (Usg) Nov 1997

Disinformation: Iraq, The United Nations (Un), And The United States Government (Usg)

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes components of alleged disinformation propagated by the Iraqi government concerning the USG in the context of UN inspection teams established pursuant to the Persian Gulf War of 1991.


The Politics Of Evolutionary Psychology Nov 1997

The Politics Of Evolutionary Psychology

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes some political implications of the field of evolutionary psychology.


Comments On Iraq, The United Nations (Un), And The Inspection Crisis: What Iraqi Error In Judgment? Nov 1997

Comments On Iraq, The United Nations (Un), And The Inspection Crisis: What Iraqi Error In Judgment?

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The Editor continues his diatribe of the Iraqi-UN crisis.


Strange Bedfellows: Abraham Maslow As Defender Of Human Rights Violations, Jiang Zemin As Humanist Nov 1997

Strange Bedfellows: Abraham Maslow As Defender Of Human Rights Violations, Jiang Zemin As Humanist

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes an instance in which humanistic psychological theory supports the rationale for behavior frequently linked with human rights violations.


The Psychology Of Reactance And Causal Attributions: Implications For Public Diplomacy Nov 1997

The Psychology Of Reactance And Causal Attributions: Implications For Public Diplomacy

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes several psychological phenomena that can impede resolutions of political conflict.


Trends. Miscalculating Miscalculations: Why Iraqi Threats Against The United States (Us) Make Sense, Editor Nov 1997

Trends. Miscalculating Miscalculations: Why Iraqi Threats Against The United States (Us) Make Sense, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the political and psychological impact of of Iraq actions against the US in regards to UN generated nuclear inspections .


Inconsistency As Consistency: An Optimal Policy For Human Rights Oct 1997

Inconsistency As Consistency: An Optimal Policy For Human Rights

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article contrasts two common cognitive approaches employed by United States (US) politicians in furthering human rights throughout the world.


Central Africa And The Political Psychology Of Borders Oct 1997

Central Africa And The Political Psychology Of Borders

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes psychological meanings of borders, the political consequences of these meanings, and policy recommendations for Central African political leaders.


The Ontological Argument For Colombian Narcoguerrillas In United States (Us) Anti-Drug Programs Oct 1997

The Ontological Argument For Colombian Narcoguerrillas In United States (Us) Anti-Drug Programs

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes some conceptual fallacies in US anti-drug programs towards Colombia.