Announcements — March 28, 2003
IBPP announcements pertaining to reader requests, editor nominations, and relevant conferences, as well as online and print publications.
A Grenade Attack and the Fog of War — March 28, 2003
This article describes the social psychological and political psychological contexts within which attributions of causality may have been constructed concerning a grenade attack within Camp Pennsylvania, Kuwait, on the very early Sunday morning of March 23, 2003.
The Political Psychology of Collateral Damage — March 28, 2003
This article provides commentary on how a government purporting to be representative democracy might best approach the construct of collateral damage.
IBPP Research Associates
IBPP Research Associates: Botswana — March 28, 2003
Staff Writer – The Botswana Gazette
The article discussed - comments by a staff writer at The Botswana Gazette - were posted within the March 26, 2003 issue of that publication. Copyright permission for posting the article on Scholarly Commons were not available.
The article discussed the beginning of the American-led war against Iraq.
Trends. Why Iraq is Winning — March 28, 2003
This Trends article discusses the contrast between military performance and war narrative in the context of the United States-led military intervention in Iraq in the era of Saddam Hussein.
Trends. Iraq and the Implosion of the Terrorism Construct — March 28, 2003
This Trends article discusses assorted definitions of terrorism to determine which definitions could practically be applied to military action as a way of reducing violence against United States military personnel in Iraq.