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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 111–117.
Published: 01 December 2016
... combination of increased attention to the inputs, greater clarity about the properties of the code itself, and the use of crowd-level monitoring could contribute to a more equitable online world. Without careful consideration, Garcia writes, our technology will be just as racist, sexist, and xenophobic as we...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2002) 19 (1): 111–114.
Published: 01 March 2002
... ians. Until President Lincoln promulgated General Order 100 on April 24, 1863, known since as the Lieber Code, those rules had not been codified. So impressed were Europeans that the code became the prototype for the Geneva Conventions whose prohibitions are be­ ing tested afresh. Moreover...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 75.
Published: 01 June 2018
... relationships. JEITINHO (BRAZIL): seeking personal favors to solve problems by cajoling, sweet-talking, and rule-bending. OMERTÀ (ITALY): unwritten code of keeping silent about crimes or deviant acts, particularly those perpetrated by mafia groups. JANTELOVEN/JANTELAGEN (SCANDINAVIA): set...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2004) 21 (2): 108–110.
Published: 01 June 2004
... taught law at what became Columbia Univer­ sity. They were promulgated as Executive Order 100 by Abraham Lincoln in April 1863. And out of the Lieber Code grew the successive Hague and Geneva restrictions, the Nuremberg War Crimes Tribunal, and the Genocide Convention. How welcome as well if the...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2004) 21 (1): 60–67.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Act, for­ encourage businesses and governments to eigners could sue each other in American adopt voluntary codes of conduct. But in a courts over violations of the “law of na­ world in which multinationals are becoming tions”—that is, international norms regard­ increasingly powerful and strong...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2012) 29 (3): 101–108.
Published: 01 September 2012
... of protected marine areas in this region, preserving a broad range of species in each of them. The Continental Shelves project uses new technology to put uniquely coded tags in animals as small as three-quarter ounce baby salmon as they swim out to sea from the rivers where they hatched. These...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2004) 21 (1): 68–74.
Published: 01 March 2004
... stayed behind; the latter believed that sions, shifting loyalties, and changing lead­ anyone who cooperated with the state vio­ ership. According to numerous Russian-lan­ lated the thieves’ code. The internecine war­ guage journalistic reports, criminal groups fare continued until the mid-1950s, when...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2017
... steep price for their actions even after exiting a court or a jail, affecting not only their own lives but also the well-being of their communities. To limit the damage, many have called for a penal code that takes into account the severity of crimes committed and individuals’ criminal histories, and...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 108–113.
Published: 01 March 2018
...; I’m here to give a talk about the relationship between art and technology. As Maria and I hide from the January sleet, I ask her all about Estonia: Is it true that she learned how to code in elementary school? Does she vote online? Does she know how extraordinary her country seems from afar? We’re...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 12–14.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., the two presidents collectively issued 341 laws. They amended the Penal Code to allow indefinite pretrial detention in cases of retrial or appeal when a person faces life imprisonment or a death sentence. They designated public institutions as military ones, thus bringing any “attack” by a civilian on...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2003) 20 (2): 79–85.
Published: 01 June 2003
... on an er of the state; respect for women; private effort to develop a constitution, modernize property; free speech; equal justice; and legal codes, and protect property rights in religious tolerancebecause we have a Russia. While those efforts yielded some greater objective than eliminating...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 28–35.
Published: 01 September 2017
... system is based on the 1872 Civil Code, which universalized the patriarchal samurai household ( ie ) model and defined women and children as legal incompetents. The ie system created under the Civil Code gave the head of the household, nearly always a man, enormous power, making all other family...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2001) 18 (2): 89–92.
Published: 01 June 2001
... a secular religion in the Caucasus. In Azerbaijan, another reborn country grop­ ing with post-Communist realities, the traditional mentality is traced to the eleventh century by the Azeri scholar Hikmet Hadjy-Zadeh. Here is his paraphrase of the code im­ plicit in a national epic, The Book of My...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 35–39.
Published: 01 March 2018
... middle and upper classes as a scourge on society, a heresy associated with the poor, the violent, and the drug users. Yet by the mid-60s, Rastafari had become the de facto spiritual center of reggae music, imbuing it with a cosmology and moral code based on rejecting middle-class, Western, and...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 28–38.
Published: 01 March 2014
... relations among men—an unusual feature in a legislative code that so regularly discriminates against women. Here the punishment is also lashing, but anyone convicted of homosexual acts for a fourth time, regardless of gender, will be sentenced to death. It is often said that Iran’s penal code is based...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2003) 20 (1): 41–47.
Published: 01 March 2003
... laxity and disregard of finan­ nent of the Islamic code of law known as cial guidelines by members of the federal Sharia, which prescribes various brutal pun­ government, including leaders of the Na­ ishments, including death by stoning for tional Assembly, officials in the federal min­ adultery...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 8–14.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the 19th-century civil codes that formed the basis of modern family law in Latin America, men became fathers under two conditions. One was through marriage: Husbands were always considered the fathers of their wives’ children. But for children born outside marriage, paternity could only be established...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2011) 28 (3): 3–7.
Published: 01 September 2011
... sources, including solar, offering versatility and environmentally friendly solutions. Researchers have been determined to unravel the mysteries of the human genetic code, recognizing that if they could discover the connection between DNA’s ability to store information and control specific...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 1–3.
Published: 01 December 2016
... elusive and existential: permission to call themselves experts. This oft-discussed confidence gap isn’t cleaved by biological coding. Over centuries of disrespect and abuse, women’s insecurity and hesitance to assert themselves have evolved into coping and defense mechanisms. The sidelines have become...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2015) 32 (1): 118–125.
Published: 01 March 2015
... insisted. “If a guest admires something of yours, you must present it to him.” I persuaded him that much as I admired his qualities of a host, not to mention the code of the desert Bedouin, we Western journalists had our codes as well. He smiled, shrugged, and I watched sadly as it went back on his wrist...