West Point 2014: What’s the “Theory of the Case”?
However, the recent West Point speech was clearly not the best example in this regard ... as the administration has yet to advance an aggregated and universal “theory of the case” that would justify specific policy choices. What makes this kind ...
Critical Race Theory Explained
The Marxist criticism of the system was called critical theory; the racial criticism of the system was therefore called Critical Race Theory. So ... alleviate unequal protection under the law – for example, the Supreme Court decision in Brown v.
When Coziness With Sources Is a Conflict
IN theory, most serious journalists can agree on this principle: It’s a bad idea to get too close to your sources. Cordiality, yes; coziness, no. In practice ... wrote for the Thursday Styles section. For example: “Two years ago, our friendship ...
Africa: Is Violence Inevitable in Africa? Theories of Conflict and Approaches to Conflict Prevention
The literature reviews in many of the chapters are good references for readers seeking surveys of the theories in this subject area. Gentili’s chapter, for example, offers a good discussion of the ethnic conflict literature. Another strength is the ...
Asperger’s Syndrome: What Is Theory of Mind?
No two clients with Asperger’s syndrome ... other children and assume intact theory of mind capabilities. This can lead to incorrect understanding of the child’s behavior as being intentionally hurtful, for example, when in fact it was based in lack ...