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Research using SSA Technology

Our Profiler Plus text analysis software has been used to answer questions in a variety of academic and government settings. In many cases, articles have been presented and published based on the findings. Research that we know used our technology is listed below. If you come across other work that used Profiler Plus or Worldview, please submit the publication for the list below.

UNDERSTANDING POLITICAL ISLAMISTS’ FOREIGN POLICY RHETORIC IN THEIR NATIVE LANGUAGE: A TURKISH OPERATIONAL CODE ANALYSIS APPROACH
  • Sercan Canbolat
  • APSA MENA Politics Section: MENA Politics Newsletter | Volume 3, Issue 1, Spring2020
The VICS Test: Does Operational Code Analysis Falter for The Populist Right?
  • David Leonardo Luengas
  • A Thesis Presented in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Master of Arts ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY May 2020
Een aanslag op overtuigingen; het effect van de 1984 Brighton bomaanslag op de Operational Code van Margaret Thatcher
  • Thijs Tas
  • BA Thesis Political Psychology in International Relations Begeleider: Dr. Niels van Willigen Tweede lezer: Prof. dr. Petr Kopecký Leiden University
Profiling foreign policy leaders in their own language: New insights into the stability and formation of leadership traits
  • C Rabini, K Brummer, K Dimmroth, M Hansel
  • The British Journal of Politics and International Relations First Published March 9, 2020
Coding in Tongues: Developing Non-English Coding Schemes for Leadership Profiling
  • Klaus Brummer, Michael D Young, Özgur Özdamar, Sercan Canbolat, Consuelo Thiers, Christian Rabini, Katharina Dimmroth, Mischa Hansel, Ameneh Mehvar
  • International Studies Review
Turkish leaders and their foreign policy decision-making style: a comparative and multi-method perspective
  • Esra Cuhadar, Julie Kaarbo, Baris Kesgin, Binnur Ozkececi-Taner
  • Turkish Studies, DOI: 10.1080/14683849.2020.1724511
FOREIGN POLICY OPERATIONAL CODES OF EUROPEAN POPULIST RADICAL RIGHT LEADERS
  • ERDEM CEYDILEK
  • In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS THE DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONSIHSAN DOGRAMACI BILKENT UNIVERSITY ANKARA January 2020
I Too Am a Human’: The Political Psychology of Pakistan’s Former President General Pervez Musharraf
  • Ross F. Conley
  • South Asian Survey, 26(2), 93–116. https://doi.org/10.1177/0971523119858556
Material bias in LTA:An analysis of variation in assessed personality trait scores between thespontaneous and prepared material of political leaders
  • Ferdinand Pieter van Ingen
  • BAP Political Leaders in International Relations 17-06-2019 Thesis final draft Supervisor: Dr. Femke Bakker Second reader: Prof. dr. Petr Kopecký
Features of foreign policy birds: Israeli prime ministers as hawks and doves
  • B Kesgin
  • Cooperation and Conflict. https://doi.org/10.1177/0010836719850208
European populist radical right leaders' foreign policy beliefs: An operational code analysis
  • Ö Özdamar, E Ceydilek
  • European Journal of International Relations. https://doi.org/10.1177/1354066119850254
Turkey’s Erdogan: leadership style and foreign policy audiences
  • Baris Kesgin
  • Turkey’s Erdogan: leadership style and foreign policy audiences, Turkish Studies, 21:1, 56-82, DOI: 10.1080/14683849.2019.1575735
Uncharacteristic foreign policy behavior: Sharon’s decision to withdraw from Gaza
  • Baris Kesgin
  • International Area Studies Review
The Code of the Hourglass: an Operational Code Analysis of the Anti-Homophobic Textual Production in the Serbian Opposition Portal Pescanik in Relation to Gay Pride Parades
  • Srdan Jovanovic
  • New Balkan Politics, NO. 18, 2019
An Operational Code Analysis of China’s National Defense White Papers: 1998-2015
  • Yi Edward Yang, Jonathan W. Keller, and Joseph Molnar
  • Journal of Chinese Political Science December 2018, Volume 23, Issue 4, pp 585–602
Leader Psychology and Civil War Behavior
  • Gary Smith
  • Smith, Gary, "Leader Psychology and Civil War Behavior" (2018).Electronic Theses and Dissertations. 6180.https://stars.library.ucf.edu/etd/6180
Use of linguistic markers in the identification and analysis of chief executives' hubris.
  • Vita Akstinaite
  • Submitted for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy Surrey Business School Faculty of Arts and Social SciencesUniversity of Surrey Supervisors: Prof. Eugene Sadler-Smith, Dr. Graham Robinson
The Operational Code and the instability of belief systems: An analysis on the influence of the Maidan crisis on Putin’s presidency
  • Charlotte Tukker
  • Bachelor’s thesis Bachelor International Relations and Organisations Leiden University Supervisor Dr. F. E. Bakker
Stability and change in the personality of a political leader How the LTA and OCA can complement each other
  • Kim Schuring
  • Bachelor Thesis International Relations and Organizations Project: Political leaders in International Relations Supervisor: F. E. Bakker Leiden University Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Recep Tayyip Erdogan: Leadership Style and Sensitivity to Role Change and Traumatic Events
  • Nadine Linders
  • Universitet Leiden, Bachelor Thesis International Relations and Organisations Project: Political Leaders in International Conflicts and Issues Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences Nadine Linders S1514350 Supervisor: F. E. Bakker Words: 10830 (including Honours) Date: 12-06-2017
Leadership Trait Assessment Approach Analysis of personality traits of political decision makers at the example of Slobodan Miloševic
  • Saskia Knauft
  • Bachelor Thesis submitted at the department of Political Science Goethe University Frankfurt am Main
How You Like Me Now?
  • Marij Swinkels
  • Public Notes - Editie 3
Understanding New Middle Eastern Leadership: An Operational Code Approach
  • Özgür Özdamar and Sercan Canbolat
  • Political Research Quarterly. First published date: August-13-2017 10.1177/1065912917721744
Essays in Behavioral Strategy: Re-biased Search, Misconceived Complexity, and Cognitive Aliens
  • Aleksey Korniychuk
  • THESE DE DOCTORAT DE L’UNIVERSITE PARIS-SACLAY PREPAREE A “HEC PARIS” Ecole Doctorale n° 578 Sciences de l’homme et de la société (SHS) Spécialité de doctorat : Sciences de gestion
Belief (in)stability and the operational code of Mark Rutte
  • Tom Rigter
Persoon of positie? Over de persoonlijkheid of de institutie als dominante drijfveer van het gedrag van een politiek leider
  • Esmee van Meer
  • Bachelordeel project ‘Politieke Psychologie’ Bachelor Politieke Wetenschappen Begeleider: Prof. Dr. J.J.M. van Holsteijn Leiden, 12 juni 2017 Aantal woorden: 8923 woorden
Mao Zedong And Xi Jinping: A Trait Analysis
  • Dan Douglas
  • A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts School of Public and International Affairs, International and Comparative Politics Graduate Program, Wright State University, 2017.
Profile: King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
  • Christoph Erasmy
  • A top 3 submission for "Understanding Political Leadership", a course at Utrecht University supervised by Lecturer E. M. Swinkels.
Leadership Analysis at a “Great Distance”: Using the Operational Code Construct to Analyse Islamist Leaders
  • Özgür Özdamar
  • Global Society Vol. 31 , Iss. 2,2017
How transitive verbs might reveal individuals ’ personal predispositions: Al Zawahiri case study
  • Dr. Amjed Rasheed
  • White Paper on The Key Role of Human Geography, Culture and Language in Effective Communication A Strategic Multilayer Assessment (SMA) Periodic Publication May 2017
Personality and Brexit: Using leadership traits to predict negotiation dynamics
  • Dr. James Strong and Dr. Victoria Honeyman
  • Paper prepared for presentation at the 67th Annual International Conference of the Political Studies Association.
The Association Between Leadership traits Of Political Party leaders and party issue Positions: The case of Turkey 2002-2015
  • Ali Abdelfattah
  • Master's Thesis Hacettepe University Graduate School of Social Sciences Department of Political Science and Public Administration Political Science
SYRO-IRAQI RELATIONS: THE PUZZLE OF THE PERPETUAL RIVALRY
  • RASHEED, AMJED,MAJEED
  • RASHEED, AMJED,MAJEED (2017) SYRO-IRAQI RELATIONS: THE PUZZLE OF THE PERPETUAL RIVALRY, Durham theses, Durham University. http://etheses.dur.ac.uk/12046/
Political Leadership Traits in Peace Processes: Nelson Mandela & Manuel Santos
  • Juliana Tappe Ortiz
  • Bachelor’s Thesis in International Relations, University of Erfurt. 13 January 2017
Religious Influences on Crisis Presidential Decision-Making: A New Belief in the Operational Code Analysis of George W. Bush
  • Daniel K.M. Yamashiro
  • Digital Access to Scholarship at Harvard, 2017
Leading to Crisis: Decision-Making in Ireland’s Celtic Tiger