Announcements — November 21, 2003
IBPP announcements pertaining to reader requests, editor nominations, and relevant conferences, as well as online and print publications.
Airports and Loci of Aviation: Security Guidelines for Physical Design and Modification — November 21, 2003
This article provides guidelines for the design and modification of loci and aviation from a security perspective.
Terrorism, Hostages, and Stockholm Syndrome — November 21, 2003
This article critiques the construct of Stockholm syndrome as a viable explanation of hostage psychology in the context of a terrorist operation.
The Evaluation of Aviation Security and Security Incidents — November 21, 2003
This article describes several difficulties in evaluating the efficacy of aviation security policies, programs, strategies, and tactics.
IBPP Research Associates
IBPP Research Associates: Zimbabwe — November 21, 2003
Staff Writer – The Standard (Zimbabwe)
The article discussed - Regime change’ no, genuine transition yes, by a staff writer at The Standard (Zimbabwe) -was posted in the November 16, 2003 issue of the online version of The Standard (Zimbabwe). It may not be posted in Scholarly Commons for download due to copyright restrictions.
The article calls for a smooth transition from power, from Robert Mugabe to his democratically elected successor, Morgan Tsvangirai, for what s/he considers the sake of Zimbabwe.
Trends. The Cognitive Politics of Threat Assessment — November 21, 2003
This Trends article discusses the mission of the United States’ (US) independent commission investing the 9/11 attacks and the partial availability of data/evidence to that body as committee members attempted to carry out that mission.