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Thinking About Thinking In An Era Of Globalization: Implications For International Security, Ibpp Editor Oct 2002

Thinking About Thinking In An Era Of Globalization: Implications For International Security, Ibpp Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article identifies and critiques hypotheses concerning the impact of globalization on thinking and suggests consequences of thinking (reason, logic) as an epistemological tool of international security.


Media Violence: Different Times Call For Different Measures, Lisa Kimmel Jul 2002

Media Violence: Different Times Call For Different Measures, Lisa Kimmel

University of Miami Business Law Review

No abstract provided.


Violence And The American Legal Landscape, David C. Williams Apr 2002

Violence And The American Legal Landscape, David C. Williams

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Dealing With Complex Evidence Of Domestic Violence: A Primer For The Civil Bench, Jane C. Murphy, Jane H. Aiken Jan 2002

Dealing With Complex Evidence Of Domestic Violence: A Primer For The Civil Bench, Jane C. Murphy, Jane H. Aiken

All Faculty Scholarship

New laws and policies aimed at protecting victims of domestic violence have been adopted across the country throughout the last twenty years. The legal approaches taken to protect battered women and control family violence have brought about significant changes in family law. New laws include statutes permitting civil protection or restraining orders, and laws requiring that domestic violence be considered in custody and visitation decisions. Both of these types of statutory reforms can provide protection to adult victims of domestic violence and their children. Evaluating a parent’s fitness by considering past acts of violence to other family members results in …


America’S Death Penalty: Just Another Form Of Violence, John Bessler Jan 2002

America’S Death Penalty: Just Another Form Of Violence, John Bessler

All Faculty Scholarship

The author in this piece reflects on the death penalty in the U.S. in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The writer goes on to argue that capital punishment is, in and of itself, a form of violence. Also discussed in the article are the gradual removal of executions from public view, issues of deterrence and violent crime, and the author's preference for life-without-possibility-of-parole sentences.


Looking Through A Glass Darkly: Applying The Lens Of Social Cubism To The Police-Minority Group Conflict In America, K. Michelle Scott Jan 2002

Looking Through A Glass Darkly: Applying The Lens Of Social Cubism To The Police-Minority Group Conflict In America, K. Michelle Scott

ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law

In recent years, there has been a steady stream of growing concern in nations throughout the world about police officers' use of excessive, brutal, and sometimes deadly force where circumstances do not warrant such actions.


A Conceptual Framework For A Multifactor, Multi-Level Analysis Of The Origins Of Workplace Violence, Bini Litwin Jan 2002

A Conceptual Framework For A Multifactor, Multi-Level Analysis Of The Origins Of Workplace Violence, Bini Litwin

ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law

Violence is an issue that is often chronicled throughout the world, with media stories depicting violence in the home, streets, schools and workplace.


Public Private Partnerships: The Role Of The Private Sector In Preventing Funding Conflict, Juliette Bennett Jan 2002

Public Private Partnerships: The Role Of The Private Sector In Preventing Funding Conflict, Juliette Bennett

Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law

As the events in New York City in September have shown all of us, it is important that there be an increased understanding among all sectors of society on the ways that the global economy can increase the risk of violence in the world and an examination of ways to avoid or diminish those risks of violence. A significant contributor to these risks is the perception among many that they do not benefit from the global economy, that they are exploited by it, and that global business--and symbols of global business, such as the World Trade Towers--are legitimate targets of …


Brief Amici Curiae Of Thirty-Three Media Scholars In The St. Louis Video Games Case, With Introduction By Marjorie Heins, Marjorie Heins, Joan E. Bertin Jan 2002

Brief Amici Curiae Of Thirty-Three Media Scholars In The St. Louis Video Games Case, With Introduction By Marjorie Heins, Marjorie Heins, Joan E. Bertin

Hofstra Law Review

No abstract provided.