Weekly Update - February 25, 2009

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The Dictionary of Ethical Politics

Weekly Update #6 - 02.25.09

Greetings to all. We begin our sixth week with 47 contributors and--largely thanks to the efforts of Silja Talvi, who gave us a list of some 75 new terms-our term index has grown to 285.

This week

   * New Contributors
   * New Terms & Definitions

New Contributors

In the last week the following Contributors joined the project:

   * Ran Prieur
   * Lucy Lethbridge

To see a continually updated list of all Contributing Authors, their terms, and their professional bios, go to http://resurgence.opendemocracy.net/index.php/Author_Index

Please feel free to recommend or refer other contributors who you feel might enjoy participating in this project.

New Terms & Definitions

The following terms were added this week:

Capital Punishment
Civil Disobedience
Communism
Criminal Justice/Criminality
Crowd Sourcing
Cult of Celebrity
Death Penalty
Direct Action
Discrimination
Displacement
Drug War
Ethnicity
Eugenics
Empathy
Exodus
Fanaticism
First Nations
Gangs
Genocide
Homelessness
Humanitarian Law
Immigration
Incarceration/Mass Incarceration
Indifference
Indigenous
Intervention
International Justice
Journalism
--Investigative--Citizen
--Participatory
--New Media
Matriarchy
Matrifocal
Mega City/Megalopolis
Mental Illness/Mentally Ill
Migration
Misogyny
Muckraking
Mysticism
Narcissism
Non-lethal weaponry
Patriarchy
Political Prisoner
Prejudice
Prisons and prisoners
Prison Industrial Complex
Racial Profiling
Sociopathy
Surveillance
Torture


Weekly Updates Now Posted Online http://resurgence.opendemocracy.net/index.php/Project_Update

As always, if you have any trouble with the Wiki, questions, concerns, comments, or anything you wish to share with the larger group, please contact me directly.

On behalf of the team, let me thank you again and wish you all the best...

Charles Shaw Editor - "The Dictionary of Ethical Politics" http://resurgence.opendemocracy.net