Journals

Persuasive and Unpersuasive Critiques of Torture

Persuasive and Unpersuasive Critiques of Torture By Ron E. Hassner, University of California, Berkeley Torture critics have offered two types of arguments in the hope of swaying public opinion against torture: A pragmatic (consequentialist) argument […]

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Party Types in the Age of Personalized Politics

Party Types in the Age of Personalized Politics By Gideon Rahat, University of Jerusalem Democracies in general and political parties in particular have undergone political personalization in recent decades. The power balance between politicians (one […]