Assassinating Castro: A Peculiar Psychology — May 8, 1998
The recent reporting (Bardach & Rohter, 1998) of yet another alleged assassination attempt launched from United States soil against Fidel Castro sets the occasion for offering a psychodynamic rationale for the quantity and quality of such attempts against the Cuban leader.
Differences on The Alphabet, the Ideograph, and Political Difference: Commentary and Reply — May 8, 1998
This article presents the commentary of a reader and an IBPP editorial board reply concerning the consequences of language differences for political differences among populations.
The Lexicon of Political Psychology: Implications for Intelligence Analysis and Security Policy — May 8, 1998
This article describes some complexities of dispositional terms and the consequences for social psychological inferences informing intelligence analysis and security policy.
Trends. From the Wretched of the Earth to the Power of the Weak: An Example from Indonesia — May 8, 1998
The author discusses the impact of globalization on the poor.
Trends. Necessity as the Mother of Invention: International Crime in an Era of Globalization — May 8, 1998
The author discusses how the increasing reach and efficiency of telecommunications and mass transport in an era of globalization pose new opportunity for international crime.