This article describes two approaches to decreasing criminal violence and the moral dilemma in choosing between them.
Getting Away with Murder: The Mass Media's Role in Staging Crime — September 19, 1997
This article describes a problem created by the mass media and confronted by criminal-investigative analysts at crime scenes at which murder seems to have been perpetrated.
Political Assassinations: Primary Prevention in Representative Democracies — September 19, 1997
This article describes a social psychological approach to decreasing the probability of some political assassinations
Trends. Mother Teresa and the War on Poverty — September 19, 1997
The author discusses Mother Teresa's views on poverty.
Trends. The Land Mines Treaty: A Strict Constructionist Approach — September 19, 1997
The author discusses the United States Government (USG) announcement that it will not sign the Land Mines Treaty because land mines are still needed to protect US security