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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (4): 119–148.
Published: 01 December 2016
... at the Faculty of Political Science and Sociology of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain. His research focuses on European and international affairs as well as Spanish Russian foreign policy. Laura Feliu is senior lecturer in international relations at the Faculty of Political Science...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (1): 26–39.
Published: 01 March 2015
... foreign policy New Silk Road Spanish foreign policy Mediterranean Sea Sino-­Spanish Relations in the Mediterranean: Evolution, Dimensions, Asymmetries, and Challenges Pablo Páreja-Alcaraz Considered Spain’s natural, immediate sphere of influence, the Mediterra- nean has traditionally...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (4): 167–185.
Published: 01 December 2004
... the harsh anti-immigrant rhetoric and policies found in other European coun- tries. Spanish political institutions remain relatively free of overt xenophobic behavior, and the nation’s leading politicians have expressed a desire to fore- stall the rise of a Spanish Le Pen. What accounts...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (4): 121–141.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... The electoral and political legacy of 3-11 continues to dominate the Spanish political landscape, and the Madrid attack has fractured partisan unity on counter-terrorism policy. No single issue divides Spanish society like terror- ism and what to do about it. This essay is organized in three sections...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (2): 11–25.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Anthony N. Celso Elected on a platform of withdrawal from Iraq after the 3/11 train bombings, Spanish socialists sought early on to embark on an antiterrorist policy of negotiation and dialogue with disgruntled Arab and Basque communities. The socialists' early efforts at achieving a historic...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 86–101.
Published: 01 September 2005
... on the 14 March election (when the opposition Socialist Party was unexpectedly elected) and the Socialists’ decision to accelerate the withdrawal of Spanish forces from Iraq are testimony to al Qaeda’s skills at political extortion. The electoral and policy consequences of 3/11, however, mask...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (3): 30–61.
Published: 01 September 2000
... period of growth, second among the world’s nations only to Japan, stimulated a general economic quickening, attracted immense foreign investment, created vast numbers of new jobs, and succeeded over time in raising the Spanish standard of living to four...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (4): 88–115.
Published: 01 December 2002
... support for Morocco. It was provided support in Morocco’s initial attempt to secure control of the former Spanish colony and has not changed its position in spite of Morocco’s destabilizing and precedent-setting behavior for African states and the world...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (2): 30–41.
Published: 01 June 2012
... fighters have traveled to Iraq to fight US forces.6 AQAP and AQIM wish to attack the “near enemy” of apostate Muslim governments and the Western “far enemy.” Their incorporation into al Qaeda reflects previous cooperation and past joint attacks. The 2003 Casablanca bombings attacking Spanish...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (4): 139–157.
Published: 01 December 2003
... ministerial meeting of the Euro-Arab dialogue in December 1989 and of Spanish foreign minister Francisco Fernandez Ordonez in his presentation at the Ottawa Open Skies Conference in Febru- ary 1990. However, the project was officially launched at the CSCM’s Palma de Majorca meeting in September 1990.10...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (2): 119–122.
Published: 01 June 2001
... his need to pursue a co-operative rather than a confrontational approach to rela- tions with the regions and the trade unions on two key policy issues of 1990s Spanish politics: the future development of the autonomous communities and labour market...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (2): 123–126.
Published: 01 June 2001
... beneficial side effects. It has rein- forced his need to pursue a co-operative rather than a confrontational approach to rela- tions with the regions and the trade unions on two key policy issues of 1990s Spanish politics: the future development...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (2): 127–130.
Published: 01 June 2001
... his need to pursue a co-operative rather than a confrontational approach to rela- tions with the regions and the trade unions on two key policy issues of 1990s Spanish politics: the future development of the autonomous communities and labour market...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (4): 167–171.
Published: 01 December 2006
... from negotiation with Islam to domination by an imperial power, a shift also taking place, I fear, in US Middle East policy today. This book begins with Queen Elizabeth I and her cooperation with the king of Morocco, Mulay Ahmad al-Mansur, who saw in the English defeat of the Spanish Armada...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (1): 54–68.
Published: 01 March 2002
... of Segundo Marey in the French Basque region on 4 December 1983 by an extralegal group of paramilitary thugs in the pay of the Spanish government called the Group Antiterroriste de Liberation (GAL). That incident, and the twenty-seven killings that followed, under- lined the brutality...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (4): 160–163.
Published: 01 December 2006
... of the depth and range of scholarship, analytical skills, and moral clarity. Harvey is professor emeritus of Spanish at the University of London and a fellow of King’s College. His credentials are impeccable and his use of sources remark- ably lucid. There is no escaping the present through...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (4): 57–71.
Published: 01 December 2004
..., as Samuel Huntington argues, do not assimilate as easily as other groups because of loyalty to their native culture and language.20 Recent data appear to confi rm such concerns. In a study conducted by the Public Policy Institute of California, nearly one-third of all Spanish-speaking immi- grants report...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (4): 163–166.
Published: 01 December 2006
... in the tradition of his earlier Islamic Spain, 1250 to 1500 in terms of the depth and range of scholarship, analytical skills, and moral clarity. Harvey is professor emeritus of Spanish at the University of London and a fellow of King’s College. His credentials are impeccable and his use of sources remark...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (4): 104–106.
Published: 01 December 2009
... in number, and because they were so few, and relatively uneducated, they did not play a prominent role in society. The Spanish Inquisition, however, changed all that. Masses of Jews, some highly educated, were forced to flee Iberia along with a number of con- versos, former Jews or their children who...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (1): 80–96.
Published: 01 March 2008
... a truck bomb into a van of Spanish tourists, killing eight. The persistence of al Qaeda threats and violent action against Spain’s socialist government also suggests that accommodating policies mean nothing to the Islamists. Since coming to power after the 3/11 attack, President José Luís...