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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (3): 55–67.
Published: 01 September 2008
... be compatible with America’s traditions of lawful conduct of government. Third, wider civilizational values of robust citizenship, natural law, and cosmopolitan inclusiveness, each with its origins in classical Greece, invariably prove necessary to support any tradition of responsible government...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (3): 53–71.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Ioannis Tzortzis This essay presents the findings of comparative research on democratic transitions by reforma in Greece, Spain, and Turkey but in a framework not previously used and one rather different from the one established in the now-classical study of democratic transitions set by Guillermo...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (2): 63–79.
Published: 01 June 2015
... of international relations in the Department of International and European Studies of the University of Piraeus. Copyright 2015 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2015 Classical Greece eastern Mediterranean Greek foreign policy modern Greece Nationalism In the Shadow of a Long and Glorious Past...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (2): 122–125.
Published: 01 June 2008
... — first conceived philosophically in classical Greece — still observe them only fitfully and controversially, then one can only imagine how such rights are faring in nations with dramatically different historical pasts. One such country is mod- ern Turkey. Human Rights in Turkey, edited by Zehra F...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (2): 126–127.
Published: 01 June 2008
..., often hon- ored more in rhetoric than in actual practice. If those who can claim authorship of mod- ern human rights — first conceived philosophically in classical Greece — still observe them only fitfully and controversially, then one can only imagine how such rights are faring in nations...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (2): 11–19.
Published: 01 June 2011
... confident that they had absorbed the substantive values of the classical civilization, especially the lessons of democracy. The literature of the Enlightenment expounded views on the superiority of the developing course of Europe. Greece, in the meantime, was still part of the Ottoman Empire...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (3): 75–94.
Published: 01 September 2004
... a palimpsest, that is, something antithetical to its very being. It forced Greece to become a country where Christians supplanted Homer and Hellenic cul- ture and on top of them wrote Christian stories. The Nature of Christianity: War against the Classics The war of Christianity against Homer...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (3): 52–73.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., as in classical Greek tragedies, omens are not to be ignored. Greece is now a full member of NATO, the EU, and the European Mone- tary Union. Yet, since the end of the military junta in 1974, almost all Greek prime ministers have been members of a well-­established political elite, the only exceptions...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (4): 140–142.
Published: 01 December 2005
... an opportunity to confront the issues of national identity and the nation’s connection and relations with the outside world. In his words, Greece “experienced its dual identity, as the heir to classical traditions and as a modernized, European state, through its role in the international Olympic movement...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (4): 142–145.
Published: 01 December 2005
... an opportunity to confront the issues of national identity and the nation’s connection and relations with the outside world. In his words, Greece “experienced its dual identity, as the heir to classical traditions and as a modernized, European state, through its role in the international Olympic movement...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (4): 145–148.
Published: 01 December 2005
... an opportunity to confront the issues of national identity and the nation’s connection and relations with the outside world. In his words, Greece “experienced its dual identity, as the heir to classical traditions and as a modernized, European state, through its role in the international Olympic movement...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (3): 86–103.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Marquand, “Twenty-­three Hundred Years Later, ‘Alexander-­Mania’ Grips Macedonia,” Christian Science Monitor, 20 March 2009. 9. Ernst Badian, “Greeks and Macedonians,” in Macedonia and Greece in Late Classical and Early Hellenic Times: Studies in the History of Art, vol. 10, ed. B. Barr-­Sharrar...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (4): 14–28.
Published: 01 December 2008
... ended with the signing of the 1923 Treaty of Lausanne. The events that transpired in this period provide a classic example of the influence and consequences of Great Power rivalries and of foreign interference in the domestic and regional politics of smaller and dependent states, such as Greece...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (3): 18–28.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Bank of Greece, and the reality outside of steady decline, unemployment, drug use, and homelessness was stark. It was unmistakable as the cavalcade of departing limousines snaked through the deserted streets of Athens past the blackened and gutted 140-­year-­old neo- classical Attikon Theater...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (4): 1–4.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Constantine A. Pagedas A Modern- Day Alexander: Minos X. Kyriakou and the Spread of Hellenism Constantine A. Pagedas The sudden and unexpected passing of Minos X. Kyriakou on 2 July 2017 is a terrible loss to Greece, the wider Hellenic community around the world, and this journal...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (1): 114–117.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... A noteworthy feature of this work is a presentation, through the author’s scholarship, of classic themes, including Oedipus and Sisyphus, albeit in the grim setting of Greece’s post–World War II island prison camps. I was reminded of verses of Sophocles (who wrote much about Oedipus and was familiar...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (2): 67–88.
Published: 01 June 2016
... of the Modern Greek Studies Program in the Department of Classics at Georgetown University. Copyright 2016 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2016 migrants Islam borders Europe The Gates of Greece: Refugees and Policy Choices Ismini A. Lamb The Greek economic crisis has segued...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (1): 117–120.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... A noteworthy feature of this work is a presentation, through the author’s scholarship, of classic themes, including Oedipus and Sisyphus, albeit in the grim setting of Greece’s post–World War II island prison camps. I was reminded of verses of Sophocles (who wrote much about Oedipus and was familiar...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (3): 123–126.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... ISBN 978-­3-­319-­12604-­3. $129 (hardcover). Reviewed by Nikolaos Zahariadis. While coexistence between Greeks and Jews goes back at least two millennia, close ties between the states of Israel and Greece are surprisingly very recent. They began in ear- nest in 2009 in the shadow of fast...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (1): 59–76.
Published: 01 March 2015
... at the Athens University of Economics and Business, and the creation of new departments of Classics and Greek language in Chinese universities, all bear 9. “Samaras Meets with Chinese Premier”; “Outreach: Prime Minister Visits China — Invest in Greece Signs Cooperation Agreement,” ChinaGoAbroad...