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Trends. The United States Presidential Election: Curds And Wheys, Words And Cays, Editor Dec 2000

Trends. The United States Presidential Election: Curds And Wheys, Words And Cays, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses the corruption of language and meaning in U.S. politics, particularly involving the U.S. presidential election.


More Word Games In The United States Presidential Campaign: Intervention And Isolation, Editor Nov 2000

More Word Games In The United States Presidential Campaign: Intervention And Isolation, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article highlights a corruption of language in public discourse related to the United States (US) presidential campaign.


Trends. Honest Broker As Broken Concept: A Middle East Example, Editor Oct 2000

Trends. Honest Broker As Broken Concept: A Middle East Example, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes the psychological and practical difficulties of being an honest broker of peace between Israel and the Palestinian National Authority.


Terrorism In The Mideast And The United States Republican Presidential Campaign: Ideological Terror And Public Discourse, Editor Oct 2000

Terrorism In The Mideast And The United States Republican Presidential Campaign: Ideological Terror And Public Discourse, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes the use of ideological terror by the United States (US) Republican presidential campaign in the wake of the terrorist attack on the USS Cole.


Trends. Sending Messages: The Fate Of Slobodan Milosevic, Editor Oct 2000

Trends. Sending Messages: The Fate Of Slobodan Milosevic, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

As President Vojislav Kostunica continues to attempt to consolidate his political power throughout Yugoslavia, controversy still rages as to the fate of the former president, Slobodan Milosevic. Of special interest is whether he should be forced to stand trial at The Hague as an indicted war criminal.

This article discusses arguments for and against Milosevic standing trial.


Trends. Dirty Little Secrets On Secrets: The Intelligence Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2001, Editor Oct 2000

Trends. Dirty Little Secrets On Secrets: The Intelligence Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2001, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses the phenomena of leaking and overclassification of information in the context of national security.


Mass Media And Violence: Science As Ideology, Ideology As Science, Editor Sep 2000

Mass Media And Violence: Science As Ideology, Ideology As Science, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article critiques a commonly promulgated belief that mass media-conveyed violence induces commensurate behavioral violence in its recipients.


Trends. Rat Psychology During The United States Presidential Election, Editor Sep 2000

Trends. Rat Psychology During The United States Presidential Election, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article examines the ethics of the alleged use of subliminal perception - the word"Rats" superimposed on an attack on Vice President Gore's health care plans - by representatives of the Bush campaign in the 2000 presidential election.


Responding To Innuendo: A Case From The Ivory Coast, Editor Jul 2000

Responding To Innuendo: A Case From The Ivory Coast, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes some of the psychological Issues involved in successfully responding to political innuendo.


Trends. The Effects Of Televised Violence: Anecdotal Data From Lebanon, Editor Jul 2000

Trends. The Effects Of Televised Violence: Anecdotal Data From Lebanon, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses the effects of televised violence in Lebanon, and its impact on both Hezbollah and Israeli Defense Forces.


Trends. Mixed Messages And Mixed Metaphors: 21st Century Political Discourse, Editor Jun 2000

Trends. Mixed Messages And Mixed Metaphors: 21st Century Political Discourse, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses the use of mixed metaphors in political communication.


Trends. No More Rogue Nations And The Power Of Words: A Coup For Ibpp?, Editor Jun 2000

Trends. No More Rogue Nations And The Power Of Words: A Coup For Ibpp?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses the possible consequences of the choice of political language regarding "rogue nations," and "states of concern."


Anti-Ballistic Missile Defense Systems And Rhetorical Madness, Editor Jun 2000

Anti-Ballistic Missile Defense Systems And Rhetorical Madness, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes examples of political rhetoric on anti-ballistic missile defense systems from the two main presidential candidates in the United States. These examples may be undone by their consequential implications for military and politico-military deterrence and the development and proliferation of nuclear weapons even as they may garner success as campaign attack vehicles.


Trends. Are The Bush Missile Defense Guidelines Defensible?, Editor May 2000

Trends. Are The Bush Missile Defense Guidelines Defensible?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses George W. Bush as a US Presidential candidate providing guidelines on the viability and nature of an anti-ballistic missile defense system for the United States, emphasizing the need for public discourse.


Propaganda Analysis: The Personal Is Political, But The Political Is Personal, Editor May 2000

Propaganda Analysis: The Personal Is Political, But The Political Is Personal, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article analyzes implications of a propaganda theme--viz., the personal is political.


Trends. Wanted: An Internet Psychology, Editor May 2000

Trends. Wanted: An Internet Psychology, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses the prospect of analyzing internet psychology, or the impact of internet use on human psychology and political socialization.


Apologies For Apologies Towards Iran And By The Vatican, Editor Mar 2000

Apologies For Apologies Towards Iran And By The Vatican, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes psychological difficulties in making apologies for past misbehavior in the political world.


Imbalance In The Balance: A Visit To India, Bangladesh, And Pakistan?, Editor Feb 2000

Imbalance In The Balance: A Visit To India, Bangladesh, And Pakistan?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article identifies imbalances in the balancing of the merits of an upcoming trip by the United States (US) president to three South Asian countries.


Trends. Terra Incognita: Video Diplomacy, Editor Feb 2000

Trends. Terra Incognita: Video Diplomacy, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses the potential political psychological consequences of video diplomacy between United States president, Bill Clinton (with whom the diplomatic video originated) and a group of political, military, and paramilitary leaders in Burundi.


Trends. The Political Psychology Of The Psychology Of The Internet, Editor Feb 2000

Trends. The Political Psychology Of The Psychology Of The Internet, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses whether Internet users experience higher levels of loneliness and depression than non-users. It is based on one study from Carnegie Mellon University, and another joint study from the Stanford Institute for the Qualitative Study of Society and the Free University of Berlin.


Two Schools Of Thought About The Political Psychology Of The Internet, Editor Feb 2000

Two Schools Of Thought About The Political Psychology Of The Internet, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes and critiques two common assumptions about the psychopolitical consequences of continual modification and dispersal of the Internet.


Ibpp Feature Analysis: Political Sea Change Or Mass-Mediated Political Spectacle? The 1999 Election Campaign In New Zealand, Ibpp Regional Editor - Lawrence Alfred Powell Jan 2000

Ibpp Feature Analysis: Political Sea Change Or Mass-Mediated Political Spectacle? The 1999 Election Campaign In New Zealand, Ibpp Regional Editor - Lawrence Alfred Powell

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article examines the impact of mass media on elections during the 1999 election campaign in New Zealand.


Regional Trends In Religion And Politics, Robert Goon Jan 2000

Regional Trends In Religion And Politics, Robert Goon

The Corinthian

As mass communications close the distances over which people routinely interact, there is a question about the increase in social homogenization at the expense of regional identity. In a society covering as much geographic area and encompassing as many cultures as the United States, the question is certainly valid. Traditionally, this diversity has been recognized as a "melting pot," an analogy attempting to institutionalize a sort of homogeneous diversity; the "melting pot" analogy is now giving way to notions of multiculturalism. However, one may wonder if this social diversity can avoid being buried beneath the homogenizing mass media culture. Whether ...


Copyright And Democracy: A Cautionary Note, Christopher S. Yoo Jan 2000

Copyright And Democracy: A Cautionary Note, Christopher S. Yoo

Faculty Scholarship at Penn Law

No abstract provided.