Countering Piracy in the Modern Era: Notes from a Rand by Peter Chalk

By Peter Chalk

In March 2009, the RAND company convened a small workforce of specialists from the U.S. govt, allied associate countries, the maritime undefined, and educational corporations to debate piracy within the glossy period. contributors concluded that mitigating the advanced nature of maritime crime calls for the enter of all stakeholders--state, nationwide, deepest, and nongovernmental--and needs to include measures past the reactive deployment of naval resources.

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5. Comparison of the TBI client’s prediction of performance (prior to testing) on specific neuropsychological or cognitive tests with the actual test results. In this approach, the examinees are asked to predict how well they will perform on selected neuropsychological tests or tasks; these predictions are then compared to their actual test performance. Higher discrepancy scores would suggest the existence of an anosognosia. In summary, the assessment of executive functions and awareness disorders following TBI is quite complicated and can be quite difficult.

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