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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (4): 69–82.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Andrew Cooke-Welling This essay considers whether genocide is a neglected area of criminological inquiry. After a brief history of its evolution and definition, genocide is considered alongside other crimes against international law, including international human rights law (specifically, war...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (4): 81–99.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... 2016 Valentina Rita Scotti is a postdoctoral fellow in comparative public law at the Department of Political Science, Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli, Rome. The European Parliament and Counterterrorism in the Euro-­Mediterranean Area Valentina Rita...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2007) 18 (2): 141–145.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Security in the Euro-Mediterranean Area . New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006. 281 pages. ISBN 1-4039-7063-7. $69.95. Reviewed by Robert J. Pranger. Bat Ye'or: Eurabia: The Euro-Arab Axis . Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2005. 384 pages. ISBN 0-8386-4077-X. $23.95...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (3): 86–100.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Balkans. He is the author of the forthcoming Extending the European Zone of Peace: Constructing Peace in the Balkans (London: I. B. Tauris). From the Western Balkans to the Greater Balkans Area: The External Conditioning of “Awkward” and “Integrated” States...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 102–117.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Robert Looney Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2005 Robert Looney is a professor at the Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey,California. US Middle East Economic Policy: The Use of Free Trade Areas in the War on Terrorism Robert Looney We...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (4): 49–70.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Stephen C. Calleya This article assesses early twenty-first-century dynamics in the Mediterranean area as indications of the limited success of countries in the region to integrate further into the emerging international system. Successive attempts to enhance regional and subregional dynamics...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (2): 61–84.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Stephen Blank; Younkyoo Kim Many see the western Balkans as the back yard of Europe. As the promise and reality of regional economic integration has weakened, however, Russia has returned to the area to play its historically important regional role. In the Balkans, a Russian or Russifying project...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 124–140.
Published: 01 December 2014
... as an area of geostrategic importance will continue to be vital to global geopolitics and that consigning it to the back burner is shortsighted. The three continents that meet at this crossroads account for almost 90 percent of the global population as well as over 60 percent of global gross domestic product...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (3): 67–93.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... Human development is examined in the context of free trade, with particular attention paid to rural areas, where most poverty is concentrated. Yossef Ben-Meir is president of the High Atlas Foundation, a Moroccan-US nonprofit organization dedicated to grassroots development in Morocco. The views...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (4): 68–80.
Published: 01 December 2008
..., and minority expansionism. In the post–Cold War era, European Union enlargement in the area assisted the establishment of a core of systemic stabilizers that could, under certain conditions, absorb inherent instability. Greece and Bulgaria constitute an axis providing eufunctional input to the regional...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (1): 69–76.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., including the network of accredited American colleges and universities around the globe: the Association of American International Colleges and Universities. This essay outlines the potential role of these institutions in shaping how the United States is seen in critical areas of the world and in serving...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (2): 60–76.
Published: 01 June 2009
... with the nearly seventy casinos currently in “Northern Cyprus”, especially as both sides of Cyprus forbid gambling. The author argues that with Turkey and private investors pouring millions of investment dollars into “Northern Cyprus”, the changing economic reality of the occupied area is leading inevitably...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (2): 113–137.
Published: 01 June 2009
... in ascension, not only works with Russia to counter US influence in the area but also seeks to develop and import more of the region's energy resources to fuel its economic expansion. Both China and Russia aim to curb rising Islamic influence in the region. This essay examines the interests and policies...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (4): 10–21.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Robert J. Pranger The Obama administration seems to have given considerable attention to the diplomatic idea of resetting various areas of US foreign policy. As Iran and Israel move toward possible war over regional hegemony with each other—a conflict that looms sooner rather than later—nuclear...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Vassilis Kaskarelis United by common values and threat perceptions, the United States and the EU are each other's natural allies and most obvious and important political and trade partners. Despite occasional misunderstandings, mainly on tactics, there are very few areas in which European...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (4): 53–63.
Published: 01 December 2017
... through the United Nations has been successful in providing security for Cyprus over decades. The essay then explores ways in which security can be achieved in cooperation with the UK government and the British Sovereign Base Areas. Further, it extensively examines how the North Atlantic Treaty...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (4): 80–89.
Published: 01 December 2001
... significance following the June 1967 war, when Israel occupied and partly annexed areas populated by a large number of Arabs, including East Jerusalem. This question of Jerusalem has stood at the center of peace negotiations between Israel...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (1): 33–51.
Published: 01 March 2005
... new policies to cope with the new security challenges in North Africa, the Middle East, the Caucasus, and Central Asia. However, there is ironically a missing link in this list of confl icted areas: the Black Sea itself. With the reunifi cation of Europe and post–11 Septem- ber perceptions...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (1): 71–96.
Published: 01 March 2016
.... —Aristotle, Politics Turkey’s urban renewal area regulation in its 2005 Municipality Law (no. 5393, article 73) projected that around 1.0 million of Istanbul’s 1.6 million buildings would be rebuilt over the next few years, leading some to describe the city as a colossal construction site.1...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 8–16.
Published: 01 March 2004
... a dynamic balance between internal and external change without itself becoming a security problem. If it failed in this then the only separation from the conflict areas of the former Yugo- slavia and former Soviet Union would have disappeared. Along with proba- bly devastating consequences for Romania...