SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL MEETING

Friday, November 6th, 2009

UNIVERSIDAD DE COSTA RICA & UNIVERSITY OF NORTH FLORIDA
SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA
NOVEMBER 18-20, 1999

CO-SPONSORS
Center for International Studies, Georgia Southern University;
Georgia Southwestern State University;
and Georgia Consortium, Inc.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

NIGERIA AFTER 15 YEARS OF MILITARY RULE: HARNESSING THE COUNTRY’S COMPARATIVE ADVANTAGE IN EDUCATION FOR THE PROMOTION OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN THE NEW CENTURY.
Philip C. Aka
1
PINOCHET IN THE HANDS OF THE LORDS: RESTORING THE MEMORY TO CHILEAN DEMOCRACY
Juan A. Allende
15
THE TRANSFORMATION OF CONFLICT THROUGH THE CREATION OF A CULTURE OF PEACE IN NICARAGUA.
Craig W. Auchter
33
AFTER VIOLENCE IN SIERRA LEONE: THE 5Rs: RECONCILIATION, RECUPERATION, RECTIFICATION, REAFFIRMATION, AND RECONSTRUCTION
Abdul Karim Bangura
51
MEASURABLE EFFECTS OF SOCIETAL MULTILINGUALISM IN AFRICA.
Abdul Karim Bangura
59
THE BODY IN THE BODY POLITIC: THE CASE OF LATIN AMERICA.
John F. Bratzel
65
THE STATUS OF TEACHING ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE IN COSTA RICA AT THE END OF THE 20th CENTURY
David A. Foltz
93
WHOSE REFORM IS IT? EMERGING QUESTIONS ON THE PURPOSE, DIRECTION, AND BENEFICIARIES OF LATIN AMERICAN JUDICIAL REFORMS
Linn Harnmergren
103
COMMITMENT TO INTERNATIONAL SERVICE LEARNING
David Harmon and Laura L. Marasco
127
AMERICAN EFFORTS TO IMPROVE RELATIONS WITH THIRD WORLD ADVERSARIES
David T. Jervis
151
APPROACHES TO INFUSING THE THIRD WORLD INTO THE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Barbara Johnson
197
DOES OWNERSHIP MATTER?: PRIVATIZATION, ECONOMIC GROWTH, AND SOCIAL WELL-BEING IN CENTRAL ASIA.
Ail Kamali
207
IDEOLOGY AND CIVIL – MILITARY RELATIONS: A COMPARISON OF INDIA, PAKISTAN(AND BURMA/MYANMAR) IN THE NINETIES.
Sabita Manian
227
GENDER AND SOCIO-STRUCTURAL CONFIGURATION IN HIGHER EDUCATION ADMINISTRATION: THE KENYAN EXPERIENCE
Irungu Munene
251
GENDER, URBAN SPACE, AND RELATED PROBLEMS: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND ITS IMPACT ON GIRLS IN KENYA’S HOUSING
Anne Nangulu-Ayuku
289
PROTECTION OF CIVILIANS IN ARMED CONFLICTS, WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO CHILDREN.
Taysir Nashif
303
BASEBALL ACROSS THE BORDERS: THE. POPULAR CULTURE OF FAME AND LEGEND-MAKING FOR LATIN AMERICAN PLAYERS
Douglas A. Noverr
311
GLOBALIZATION OF FINANCIAL MARKETS AND THE ASIAN CRISIS: SOME LESSONS FOR THE THIRD WORLD DEVELOPING COUNTRIES.
Jong H. Park
323
CONSTRUCTING IDENTITY: NATIONALISM IN BELIZE
Michael D. Phillips
341
NUCLEAR THREAT BY NORTH KOREA: ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR THE EAST ASIAN INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
Steve Y. Rhee
363
TOURISM, LABOR AND SOCIETY IN NGAMILAND
Cathy Skidmore-Hess
385
FREEDOM FOR EAST TIMOR BY THE NEXT MILLENNIUM
Daniel C. Turack
395
NO APPETITE FOR CONQUEST: INDIGENOUS WOMEN AND FOOD IN LATIN AMERICA.
Mary A. Watrous-Schlesinger
423
SOUTH AFRICA: RESTORATIVE JUSTICE AND NATION MAKING.
William M. Welch. Jr.
445