Announcements — June 6, 2003
IBPP announcements pertaining to reader requests, editor nominations, and relevant conferences, as well as online and print publications.
An Apocryphal Discourse: Iraqi Weapons of Mass Destruction — June 6, 2003
This article contests a global, public discourse wherein the United States Government’s (USG) foreign policy credibility will be severely damaged without the discovery of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) developed by the Saddam Hussein government.
National Security and Multiple Selves — June 6, 2003
This article describes the positive and negative consequences for national security of the ontology and phenomenology of multiple selves.
Trends. A Case for Less Powerful Nuclear Warheads — June 6, 2003
This article considers the strategic and political implications of developing less powerful nuclear warheads.
Trends. Intelligence, Iraqi Weapons of Mass Destruction, and Anchoring Effects — June 6, 2003
The anchoring effect involves the biasing of estimates based on previous beliefs. The author discusses the presence or absence of Iraqi weapons of mass destruction (WMD) given this anchoring effect.