By Mark Schafer, Stephen G. Walker
Read Online or Download Beliefs and Leadership in World Politics: Methods and Applications of Operational Code Analysis PDF
Best analysis books
Those are the skeleton notes of an undergraduate direction given on the PCMI convention in 2003. I should still prefer to thank the organisers and my viewers for a really relaxing 3 weeks. The record is written in LATEX2e and may be on hand in tex, playstation , pdf and clvi structure from my domestic web page
This ebook experiences contemporary advances within the use of SAR imagery for operational purposes and for aiding technology investigations of the polar oceans. the real parameters that are extracted from spaceborne SAR imagery are mentioned. Algorithms utilized in such analyses are defined and information structures utilized in generating the ocean ice items are supplied.
- Handbook of Psychodiagnostic Testing: Analysis of Personality in the Psychological Report
- Action: An Analysis of the Concept
- Fuzzy Data Analysis
- Introduction to theory of integration
- Analysis of Financial Time Series (Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics)2nd edition
- New Approaches in Classification and Data Analysis
Extra info for Beliefs and Leadership in World Politics: Methods and Applications of Operational Code Analysis
We assume that the leader’s images of other actors’ policies and actions reflect the leader’s beliefs about politics, political conflict, and the nature of other actors. We compute a simple ratio of the frequency of positive to negative utterances the leader makes when talking about others in the political universe. 7 The specific formula for the P-1 index is the percentage of positive utterances about others minus the percentage of negative utterances about others. Prospects for Realizing Fundamental Values (P-2): Optimism versus Pessimism This index and the ones for the remaining philosophical beliefs are related in part to P-1 as a master belief.
We simply compute the use of each separate verb category as a percentage of total verbs coded when the subject is talking about self. Each index varies from 0 to 1, with lower scores indicating less utility and higher scores indicating more utility for each form of the exercise of power. The six formulae are as follows: I-5 Punish: The sum of all self utterances coded as “Punish” divided by the sum of all self utterances. I-5 Threaten: The sum of all self utterances coded as “Threaten” divided by the sum of all self utterances.
It is necessary, therefore, that we distinguish in our content analysis system when the subject is talking about self and when he or she is talking about others. This distinction is relatively simple to make in verbal material by looking at the grammatical subject of the verb: either the speaker is talking 32 CONTENT ANALYSIS AND FORMAL MODELS about others in the political universe or about self (and other in-group actors with which he or she identifies and over which he or she has some control or influence).