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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Trends. Verification Of Nuclear Weapons Treaties: Do "Open Skies" Make A Difference? Necessarily Enjoying It, Editor Oct 1997

Trends. Verification Of Nuclear Weapons Treaties: Do "Open Skies" Make A Difference? Necessarily Enjoying It, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the implication of "Open Skies" on the misperceptions and government deceptions leading to increased conflict and war.


En Colombia Muere La Democracia Oct 1997

En Colombia Muere La Democracia

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses corruption that can happen in elections especially in Columbia.


Trends. Political Psychology Commentary On The United States' President's Commission On Critical Infrastructure Protection Summary Report, Editor Oct 1997

Trends. Political Psychology Commentary On The United States' President's Commission On Critical Infrastructure Protection Summary Report, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the PCCIP summary report that was released on October 22 (1997) in Washington, DC.


"Brainwashing" And The Death Of Jean Pasqualini Oct 1997

"Brainwashing" And The Death Of Jean Pasqualini

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes some salient psychological Issues related to the concept of "brainwashing."


Ernesto Guevara De La Serna, Che Guevara, And The Power Of "As If" Oct 1997

Ernesto Guevara De La Serna, Che Guevara, And The Power Of "As If"

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes the political benefits of acting as if a reality that is but fantasy were reality.


The Public And Private Selves Of Political Leaders: Sex As Pipeline To The Political Soul Oct 1997

The Public And Private Selves Of Political Leaders: Sex As Pipeline To The Political Soul

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes a consequence of linkages between sexual and political attributions.


Trends. Assassination As A National Security Tool: When Is Killing Time The Right Time? Oct 1997

Trends. Assassination As A National Security Tool: When Is Killing Time The Right Time?

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the use of assassination as a national security tool.


The Psychology Of Country-Of-Origin Labeling: An Example From Environmentalism Oct 1997

The Psychology Of Country-Of-Origin Labeling: An Example From Environmentalism

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This paper describes psychological Issues that affect the political consequences of country-of-origin labeling.