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The Internet And Political Campaigns: Some Early Considerations, Editor Dec 1998

The Internet And Political Campaigns: Some Early Considerations, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article provides hypotheses on the effects of the Internet on political campaigns. The IBPP staff hopes that researchers among its readers will attempt to evaluate these hypotheses through combinations of empiricism, rationalism, and other epistemological approaches.


Trends. Straight Talk On Why Saddam Hussein Can't Go Straight, Editor Nov 1998

Trends. Straight Talk On Why Saddam Hussein Can't Go Straight, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses Saddam Hussein's inability to give up nuclear weapons development.


When Political Violence Stops: The Problem Of Psychosocial Reconstruction In The Third World, Editor Sep 1998

When Political Violence Stops: The Problem Of Psychosocial Reconstruction In The Third World, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article continues the IBPP series on research presented at the 1998 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Francisco, California. The article is based on a presentation by IBPP Editor Cristina J. Montiel at the symposium--"After the Fighting Stops-Psychosocial Intervention and Reconciliation"-- that was co-chaired by Dr. Corann Okorodudu, Rowan University, and Anne Anderson, Psychologists for Social Responsibility.


Trends. Clinton/Lewinsky, Star Chambers, The Starr Report: E Pluribus Unum Or E Uno Plures?, Editor Sep 1998

Trends. Clinton/Lewinsky, Star Chambers, The Starr Report: E Pluribus Unum Or E Uno Plures?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the effect of lying on the presidency and impeachment.


Trends. An International Criminal Court: Incompetence To Assess Another Kind Of Competence, Editor Jul 1998

Trends. An International Criminal Court: Incompetence To Assess Another Kind Of Competence, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author continues his analysis of international criminal courts.


The Political Psychology Of Child Molestation: Import For The Rule Of Law May 1998

The Political Psychology Of Child Molestation: Import For The Rule Of Law

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes the problematic nature of child molestation for the rule of law.


Problems In Historical Explanation: The Case Of The Khmer Rouge Apr 1998

Problems In Historical Explanation: The Case Of The Khmer Rouge

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article highlights some problems with developing causal explanations for historical phenomena.


Trends. Troubles: The Northern Ireland Settlement, Editor Apr 1998

Trends. Troubles: The Northern Ireland Settlement, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author analysis the two different stances of the recent "landmark settlement" on Northern Ireland forged by various factions of Catholics and Protestants from Northern Ireland, the national leaderships of the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland, and at least two United States interlocutors.


Trends. Black, White, And Shades Of Grey: A Perspective On Kosovo, Editor Mar 1998

Trends. Black, White, And Shades Of Grey: A Perspective On Kosovo, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the brutal crackdowns by Serbian police and paramilitary forces against individuals of Albanian ethnicity in Kosovo province.


Trends. Human Rights In The People's Republic Of China: On Rewards And Leverage, Editor Mar 1998

Trends. Human Rights In The People's Republic Of China: On Rewards And Leverage, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the Clinton administration's announcement that it will not sponsor this year's resolution before the United Nations Human Rights Commission in Geneva that would condemn the People's Republic of China (PRC) for human rights violations.


Biological Warfare As Psychological Warfare Mar 1998

Biological Warfare As Psychological Warfare

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes the psychological benefits of an offensive biological warfare program


Trends. A Strategic Defense Initiative Against Biological Warfare: Sense? Nonsense? Mal Vu, Mal Dit?, Editor Mar 1998

Trends. A Strategic Defense Initiative Against Biological Warfare: Sense? Nonsense? Mal Vu, Mal Dit?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) that was initiated by United States (US) President Ronald Reagan during his first term.


The Psychology Of Moral Judgment: Further Complexities For Personnel Security Programs Mar 1998

The Psychology Of Moral Judgment: Further Complexities For Personnel Security Programs

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes psychological research that complicates the personnel security quest to minimize intentional violations of law, regulation, and procedure.


Weapons Of Mass Destruction: A Psychological Commentary Feb 1998

Weapons Of Mass Destruction: A Psychological Commentary

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes a comprehensive approach to identifying psychological consequences of weapons of mass destruction, as well as psychological methods that can be employed to influence these consequences. This description should be viewed in the context of the quest to achieve political objectives that underlie military intervention and its threat.


Trends. The Tale Of The Tape: The Consequences Of Public Self-Consciousness For Political Life, Editor Jan 1998

Trends. The Tale Of The Tape: The Consequences Of Public Self-Consciousness For Political Life, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the influence of technology on political behavior involving the increasing sophistication of monitoring devices.


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.


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.


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.


To The Best Of My Recollection: Memory Malingerers And Congressional Testimony Oct 1997

To The Best Of My Recollection: Memory Malingerers And Congressional Testimony

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article (1) describes some common concepts of clinical research on memory malingering and (2) advocates the heuristic value of these concepts for political committees seeking to devise methods that elicit truthful statements from individuals providing testimony.


Trends. Encrypting Encryption: Some Comments On S. 909, Secure Public Networks Act Aug 1997

Trends. Encrypting Encryption: Some Comments On S. 909, Secure Public Networks Act

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses The use of technology and telecommunications being employed by people in the commission of crimes, viz., terrorism and organized crime.


Courts, Political Violence, And Problems With Witness Testimony, Editor Nov 1996

Courts, Political Violence, And Problems With Witness Testimony, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses the concept of witness testimony from a legal and psychological perspective.