Capitalism and the Value of Life: Foot-and-Mouth and the Culling of Herds — April 13, 2001
This article describes some psychological implications of culling as an intervention to help combat the spread of foot-and-mouth disease.
Fantasy and the Fantasy of Espionage — April 13, 2001
This article explores relationships between fantasy and the commission of espionage.
In the United States (US), legislation pertaining to personnel security Issues for individuals with security clearances is intended to minimize security violations including espionage. However, sometimes the legislation dictates procedures that seem to contradict that intent. This article discusses Section 1071 of the Fiscal Year 2001 Defense Authorization Act in this context.
Trends. The United States, People's Republic of China, and Apologies: Not Only Mind Games — April 13, 2001
This article discusses the meaningufulness of an official apology in the context of the United States - China(PRC) diplomatic relations.
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IBPP Research Associates: Kenya — April 13, 2001
The article - Caging Youth, Kenyan Style, by a staff writer at The East African - was posted online for the April 2nd, 2001 issue of the newspaper. It is not available in Scholarly Commons due to copyright restrictions.
The article discusses the deaths of nearly 70 boys in a dormitory fire at Kyanguli High School in Kenya's Machakos District in the context of the practice of locking students into learning facilities.