Facepalmz: Gun control, armed guards in schools, etc. (Part 2)

Basically I'm just going to focus on the political economy, and problems of information asymmetry and game theoretic issues with the assertion that armed guards in schools will lead to no more mass shootings.  For those who missed Wayne LaPierre's speech, Jason Linkins at the Huffington Post provides a really good assessment of it. With … Continue reading Facepalmz: Gun control, armed guards in schools, etc. (Part 2)

Using mixed methods to understand a mixed field

So after 13 weeks and 4000 pages of reading, I finally finished all my term papers on December 16.  My goal was to explore the world of ICT4D and ICT4Peace in ways I hadn't thought of before.  I was introduced to anthropological theories of the person (challenging for me, a dedicated positivist), and critical theory … Continue reading Using mixed methods to understand a mixed field