Context and Demonizing the I.R.A. — November 22, 2002
This article questions a consensus that the I.R.A. is largely responsible for the recent suspension of Northern Ireland’s home-rule government by the United Kingdom.
Public Diplomacy and International Broadcasting as Antiterrorism Weapons: Philosophical Dilemmas — November 22, 2002
This article describes problematic assumptions in differentiating public diplomacy from international broadcasting as weapons against terrorism with global reach.
Trends. Disclosure of Post-9-11 Arrestees and Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs — November 22, 2002
This Trends article discusses the Maslowian hierarchy of needs in the context of 9-11 terrorist attacks and the relationship between executive and judicial branches of American government.
Trends. Terrorist Brains — November 22, 2002
This Trends article discusses the construct of biological reductionism in the context of the case of Red Army Faction member Ulrike Meinhof. For the author, overly emphasizing the biological aspects of Ms. Meinhof’s case might obscure legitimate grievances, and ultimately, lead to more cases of violence associated with terrorism.