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Winning Public Hearts And Minds: Security And Development Aid In The 21st Century, Mohammad Ashraf Oct 2019

Winning Public Hearts And Minds: Security And Development Aid In The 21st Century, Mohammad Ashraf

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In the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 attacks against the United States, foreign aid has focused on winning public hearts and minds in the aid recipient states as a hedge against insecurity and means to achieve progress in the “war on terror.” Western donors, especially the United States, argue foreign aid is an effective tool to expand government capacity and control over territory, win public hearts and minds, and ultimately mitigate the need and significant military costs of deployment to counter insecurity, extremism, and terrorism in weak, fragile and failing states.

This dissertation uses case studies to explore the ...


Trends. The Naked And The Dead: Kosovar Statistics, Editor Mar 2000

Trends. The Naked And The Dead: Kosovar Statistics, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses Norman Mailer's commentary on an assertion by United States Senator Robert C. Byrd - that a 78-day air assault by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization halted Serbian attacks on Kosovar Albanians.


Trends. Kosovo: The Latest Reification Of Boundaries?, Editor Aug 1999

Trends. Kosovo: The Latest Reification Of Boundaries?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the boundary issues of Yugoslavia, Montenegro, Serbia, and Kosovo.


Trends. Serbs And Kosovar Albanians: Birds Of A Feather, Editor Apr 1999

Trends. Serbs And Kosovar Albanians: Birds Of A Feather, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses how Albanians and Serbs are alike in the throes of similarly deep and powerful psychological processes.


Ibpp Research Associates. Banja Luka, Srpska, Zeljka Kasagic, Ibpp Editorial Board Apr 1999

Ibpp Research Associates. Banja Luka, Srpska, Zeljka Kasagic, Ibpp Editorial Board

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article is a letter from a 26 year-old Serbian female, Ms. Zeljka Kasagic, of Banja Luka, Srpska. The letter was written in a response to inquiries by Global Network Initiative staffer Gil Grein concerning the current crisis between the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and Yugoslavia.


From The Ibpp Research Associates. Yugoslavia., Gil Grein, Dragoslav Jeremic Apr 1999

From The Ibpp Research Associates. Yugoslavia., Gil Grein, Dragoslav Jeremic

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This interview of Mr. Dragoslav Jeremic of Belgrade, Yugoslavia, was conducted via email by Global Network Initiative staffer Gil Grein and completed on April 12, 1999. Mr. Jeremic is a 70 year old retired chemist and university professor who specialized in teaching students about spectroscopy and other experimental techniques useful in studying organic molecular structures. Mr. Jeremic is also a Grandfather. The interview focused on the current crisis between NATO and Yugoslavia.


Using And Misusing History: Kosovo And The Epistemological Challenge Apr 1999

Using And Misusing History: Kosovo And The Epistemological Challenge

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article highlights the difficulties inherent to informing security policy with history.


Trends. War And Goal-Directed Behavior: How Milosevic Is Winning, Editor Apr 1999

Trends. War And Goal-Directed Behavior: How Milosevic Is Winning, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the NATO bombings of Yugoslavia.


Trends. Nato Attacks: A Can Do Attitude In A Can't Do World, Editor Mar 1999

Trends. Nato Attacks: A Can Do Attitude In A Can't Do World, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The article discusses the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) attacks on Yugoslavian military assets.


Trends. The Deployment Of Ground Forces To Kosovo: A Paean For Ambiguity, Editor Feb 1999

Trends. The Deployment Of Ground Forces To Kosovo: A Paean For Ambiguity, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The articles discusses the peace talks in Rambouillet, France between Serbian government representatives and representatives of various ethnic Albanian organizations.


The Organization For Security And Cooperation In Europe And Its 2,000-Member Multinational Force: Doing Milosevic's Dirty Work, Editor Nov 1998

The Organization For Security And Cooperation In Europe And Its 2,000-Member Multinational Force: Doing Milosevic's Dirty Work, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses whether the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) will be able to field all 2,000 members of the multinational force scheduled to observe Yugoslavian and Serbian Government forces in Kosovo.


Trends. Kosovo And The United Nations: A Paean For Application Of Psychological Research On Good Samaritanism, Editor Aug 1998

Trends. Kosovo And The United Nations: A Paean For Application Of Psychological Research On Good Samaritanism, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia that is beginning to employ a team of investigators, lawyers, and analysts who may--ultimately--identify, prosecute, and deter war crimes in Kosovo, observers might wonder what's taking so long and why the United Nations hasn't focused more emphatically on the Serbian military, paramilitary, and police attacks on ethnic Albanian civilians in recent weeks. Answers might include difficulties in identifying the behavioral referents of war crime, fears that more determined intervention might deleteriously affect humanitarian aid to the many internal refugees, fears that humanitarian aid personnel might be further ...


Trends. Milosevic On Force Withdrawal: Can The Wrong Be Right?, Editor Jun 1998

Trends. Milosevic On Force Withdrawal: Can The Wrong Be Right?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the completion of talks between Yugoslavian President Slobodan Milosevic and Russian President Boris Yeltsin, which seems to have lead to the lessening of the momentum for multilateral military intervention sponsored by the United Nations and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization to punish Serbia.


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. Kosovo And Angola: The Enemy Of My Enemy As Friend Or Enemy?, Editor Jan 1998

Trends. Kosovo And Angola: The Enemy Of My Enemy As Friend Or Enemy?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The articles discusses the time-honored contribution of social psychology is that of balance theories as applied to interpersonal configurations.