Back to the F Scale: Milosevic as Authoritarian — October 13, 2000
This article describes the "fit" of Slobodan Milosevic's personality with the classic construct of the authoritarian as conceptualized by the initial form of the F Scale.
This article describes psychological Issues in discerning the success of several political goals--viz., achieving the rule of law, democracy, and human and civil rights throughout the world.
Ingroup, Outgroup, Out of Group: Milosevic's Propaganda Failure — October 13, 2000
This article describes a social psychological perspective on Slobodan Milosevic's loss of political power in Yugoslavia.
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IBPP Research Associates: Nigeria — October 13, 2000
The article - The Press and Nigeria's Unity, by Mahmud Waziri (Special Adviser to the (Nigerian) President) - was posted in The Guardian (Lagos, Nigeria) of Oct 11, 2000 online, but is no longer functional. The article may not be posted for download due to copyright restrictions. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
IBPP discusses the article as an exemplar of thorny issues affecting government-mass media relationships.
Trends. Psychologies of Personnel Security and Counterintelligence Failure: Racism, Satisficing, and Wen Ho Lee — October 13, 2000
This article discusses issues surrounding the actions of Mr. Wen Ho Lee in the context of espionage, treason, and national security as well as racial profiling and the problems with conducting counterintelligence.
Trends. Terrorism Wins Again and Again: Explosion in the Port of Aden — October 13, 2000
This article discusses the nature of terrorism as a long-established means for accomplishing political goals via targeting survivors of terrorist attacks.