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Innovation Cooperation: Energy Biosciences And Law, Prof. Elizabeth Burleson Jan 2011

Innovation Cooperation: Energy Biosciences And Law, Prof. Elizabeth Burleson

Prof. Elizabeth Burleson

This Article analyzes the development and dissemination of environmentally sound technologies that can address climate change. Climate change poses catastrophic health and security risks on a global scale. Universities, individual innovators, private firms, civil society, governments, and the United Nations can unite in the common goal to address climate change. This Article recommends means by which legal, scientific, engineering, and a host of other public and private actors can bring environmentally sound innovation into widespread use to achieve sustainable development. In particular, universities can facilitate this collaboration by fostering global innovation and diffusion networks.


Collaborative Community-Based Natural Resource Management, Prof. Elizabeth Burleson Jan 2010

Collaborative Community-Based Natural Resource Management, Prof. Elizabeth Burleson

Prof. Elizabeth Burleson

This article analyzes the importance of increasing civil society actor access to and influence in international legal and policy negotiations, drawing from academic scholarship on governance, conservation and environmental sustainability, natural resource management, observations of civil society actors, and the authors’ experiences as participants in international environmental negotiations.


Trends. Why Humanitarian Workers Should Be Killed: A Perspective From Nietzschean Slave Morality, Editor Aug 2003

Trends. Why Humanitarian Workers Should Be Killed: A Perspective From Nietzschean Slave Morality, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This Trends article discusses different views of the murders of United Nations humanitarian workers in Iraq – first, from a modern Western perspective, and, second, from the perspective of Friedrich Nietzsche as he considered the transvaluation of what is Good on the part of the powerless.


Special Article. Commentaries On A World At War: Sars, Weapons Of Mass Destruction, Preemption, The United Nations, International Respect And Confidence, And Truth., Editor Apr 2003

Special Article. Commentaries On A World At War: Sars, Weapons Of Mass Destruction, Preemption, The United Nations, International Respect And Confidence, And Truth., Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article highlights cognitive difficulties exposed by examples of contemporary security conflict.


Trends. Subtle And Obvious Items In Psychological Assessment: The Case Of Iraq, Editor Jan 2003

Trends. Subtle And Obvious Items In Psychological Assessment: The Case Of Iraq, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This Trends article discusses the types of questions asked of Iraqi authorities by United Nations weapons inspectors in the process of searching for weapons of mass destruction as well as validity for the questioning process.


Trends. When Governments Want Government To Change, Editor Oct 2002

Trends. When Governments Want Government To Change, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This Trends article discusses regime change in Germany and Iraq in a political psychological context.


Neutrality, Peacekeeping, And Globalization: Problems For The United Nations In Africa, Editor May 2000

Neutrality, Peacekeeping, And Globalization: Problems For The United Nations In Africa, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes problems facing the United Nations as it seeks to effect its global mandate to foster peace, resolve conflict, and otherwise contribute to human welfare.


The United Nations Review The Psychology Of Sanctions, Editor Apr 2000

The United Nations Review The Psychology Of Sanctions, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes psychological issues in assessing the viability of sanctions before they are affected and then evaluating the consequences of these sanctions.


Psychological Pathways To Minimizing Human Rights Violations Against Children, Editor Feb 2000

Psychological Pathways To Minimizing Human Rights Violations Against Children, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article identifies several psychological pathways that governments and human rights organizations can employ to minimize human rights violations against children.


Trends. The Annan Apologia: Still Missing The Point, Editor Jan 2000

Trends. The Annan Apologia: Still Missing The Point, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article discusses Kofi Annan's apology for the United Nations' failure to intervene in the atrocities in Bosnia and Rwanda.


Trends. The Political Psychology Of Abortion And United Nations Funding, Editor Nov 1999

Trends. The Political Psychology Of Abortion And United Nations Funding, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses United States (US) executive and legislative branches meddling in international policy, especially as it relates to abortion.


Trends. Human Rights And Military Conflict: Numerology Versus Quantitative Analysis, Editor May 1999

Trends. Human Rights And Military Conflict: Numerology Versus Quantitative Analysis, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

the author discusses a journalist's comments on the United Nations Human Rights Commission vote to take no action on a human rights censure motion against the People's Republic of China.


From The Ibpp Research Associates. (1) Global Perspectives. (2) Slovenia., World Health Organization, Gil Grein - Ibpp Research Associate Apr 1999

From The Ibpp Research Associates. (1) Global Perspectives. (2) Slovenia., World Health Organization, Gil Grein - Ibpp Research Associate

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The IBPP Research Associates column has two parts. The first forwards text from a World Health Organization document, taken from the United Nations Wire for April 8, 1999. It has been posted here as a contrast to the first Trend entry in this IBPP Issue. Two main issues - (1) Possible orthogonality of psychological from legal and moral standards and (2) the reliability and validity of different approaches within the clinical sciences to delineating psychopathology - are considered.

The second part of this reports is an April 6th (1999) email interview between Global Network Initiative Staffer Gilbert Grein and Mr. Janez Kranjski ...


Trends. Meanwhile In Iraq: Just Say No Becomes Not Accepting Yes, Editor Mar 1999

Trends. Meanwhile In Iraq: Just Say No Becomes Not Accepting Yes, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the continuation of efforts to weaken United Nations (UN)-inspired economic sanctions against Iraq.


Trends. United States Government Policy In Iraq: Killing, Killing, Or Killing?, Editor Nov 1998

Trends. United States Government Policy In Iraq: Killing, Killing, Or Killing?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses imminent military attacks in Iraq, discussing potential impact on the country as well as on Saddam Hussein.


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. Current Events In Northern Ireland, Mexico, And Iraq: The Timeless Problem In Intelligence Operations, Editor Jun 1998

Trends. Current Events In Northern Ireland, Mexico, And Iraq: The Timeless Problem In Intelligence Operations, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the three kinds of intelligence operations and how they may make a future security challenge only that much more difficult to address.


Trends. The Latest Victory Of Saddam Hussein, Editor Feb 1998

Trends. The Latest Victory Of Saddam Hussein, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the advantages that were obtained by Saddam Hussein in negotiations with United Nations (UN) Secretary General Kofi Annan.


Trends. Brief Discourse Analysis Of A Call To Arms: Rationale For Not Bombing Iraq, Editor Feb 1998

Trends. Brief Discourse Analysis Of A Call To Arms: Rationale For Not Bombing Iraq, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses making a case for military intervention against Iraq.


Trends. Iraq: To Bomb Or Not To Bomb?, Editor Feb 1998

Trends. Iraq: To Bomb Or Not To Bomb?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author continues the analysis against initiating an "air war" employing bombs and missiles against Iraq as a punishment for violating United Nations directives.


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.


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.


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.


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 .


Trends. Libya, Iraq, And Sanctions-Busting Through Common Decency Sep 1997

Trends. Libya, Iraq, And Sanctions-Busting Through Common Decency

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses UN placed sanctions against Libya related to the 1988 bombing of a Pan Am aircraft in flight in which 270 people died.


The Role Of The U.N. Family In The Planning And Development Of Human Settlements, E. Paul Mwaluko Oct 1976

The Role Of The U.N. Family In The Planning And Development Of Human Settlements, E. Paul Mwaluko

Ralph Bunche Journal of Public Affairs

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