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The Need For A United States Government Capacity To Analyze And Counter Foreign Perception Management Operations: Part Ii, Todd Levanthal, Editor Dec 1996

The Need For A United States Government Capacity To Analyze And Counter Foreign Perception Management Operations: Part Ii, Todd Levanthal, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This is the second part of a three-part series by Mr. Todd Leventhal who from January 1987 to May 1996 was Program Officer for Countering Disinformation at the United States Information Agency (USIA.) The series reflects only his personal opinions, not those of USIA or the United States Government (USG.) It is presented with only the most minor editing but with extensive commentary by IBPP. The series also reflects IBPP's deep commitment to foster deliberation and--when appropriate-- change in science, policy, programs, and informed opinion.


Problems With Political Types, Editor Dec 1996

Problems With Political Types, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses and evaluates the concept of typology in the context of political psychology, including those who use typology as a tool.


The Need For A United States Government Capacity To Analyze And Counter Foreign Perception Management Operations: Part I, Todd Levanthal, Editor Dec 1996

The Need For A United States Government Capacity To Analyze And Counter Foreign Perception Management Operations: Part I, Todd Levanthal, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This begins a three-part series by Mr. Todd Leventhal who from January 1987 to May 1996 was Program Officer for Countering Disinformation at the United States Information Agency (USIA.) The series reflects only his personal opinions, not those of USIA or the United States Government (USG.) It is presented with only the most minor editing, but with extensive commentary by IBPP. The series also reflects IBPP's deep commitment to foster deliberation and--when appropriate-- change in science, policy, programs, and informed opinion.


A Psychopolitical Analysis Of Situation Awareness: An Editorial, Editor Dec 1996

A Psychopolitical Analysis Of Situation Awareness: An Editorial, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses aviation-related terrorism, situational awareness, and related psychological and human factors involved.


The Psychopolitics Of Language And Communication, Editor Nov 1996

The Psychopolitics Of Language And Communication, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses political issues connected by linguistic and communicative discord and controversy.


The Psychology Of Moral Judgment: Applications For Counterintelligence And Personnel Security, Editor Nov 1996

The Psychology Of Moral Judgment: Applications For Counterintelligence And Personnel Security, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses psychological aspects of moral development, referencing the work of Lawrence Kohlberg, in the context of espionage.


An Ethological Approach To Information Warfare, Editor Nov 1996

An Ethological Approach To Information Warfare, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses the concept of information warfare from a historical perspective..


Dissonance In The Mideast, Editor Nov 1996

Dissonance In The Mideast, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses political violence and the concept of cognitive dissonance in the context of Israel, Palestine, and the Middle East.


Hutus And Tutsis: A Case For Cognitive Complexity And Social Intelligence In Foreign Policy, Editor Nov 1996

Hutus And Tutsis: A Case For Cognitive Complexity And Social Intelligence In Foreign Policy, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses concepts of cognitive complexity and social intelligence in the context foreign policy. Political violence among Tutsi and Hutu ethnic groups is emphasized.


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.


Foreign Policy And The People's Republic Of China: A Behaviorist Perspective, Editor Nov 1996

Foreign Policy And The People's Republic Of China: A Behaviorist Perspective, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses foreign policy as it relates to China through the lens of behavioral psychology.


Leadership And Psychopathy, Editor Nov 1996

Leadership And Psychopathy, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses what makes for a successful leader, and whether such a leader can be psychopathic.


Psychobiography And Politics, Editor Nov 1996

Psychobiography And Politics, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses how voters base their voting preferences and behaviors on the meaning given to a single event in the lives of the candidates in U.S. presidential elections.


Terrorism And Legal Competence, Editor Nov 1996

Terrorism And Legal Competence, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor examines the concept of legal concept of competency in context of terrorism.


The Psychology Of Conspiracy, Editor Nov 1996

The Psychology Of Conspiracy, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The editor discusses the psychological and moral aspects of chemical weapons in the context of terrorism and conspiracies.