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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (2): 14–29.
Published: 01 June 2012
... of the Amele Taburlari during World War I, and the capital tax implemented as a means of economic destruction of the non-Muslim minorities from November 1942 to March 1944. The motivations, conditions, and implementation of both antiminority measures are analyzed and their consequences are presented...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (1): 48–72.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Robert Olson 2006 Robert Olson is professor of Middle East politics at the University of Kentucky. Turkey’s Policies Toward Kurdistan-Iraq and Iraq: Nationalism, Capitalism, and State Formation Robert Olson In this essay I analyze Turkey’s...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (3): 35–55.
Published: 01 September 2013
...George Bistis This essay traces the history of the Far Right in Greece, which is on the rise again almost four decades after the collapse of the military junta that ruled the Mediterranean country from 1967 to 1974. The author examines how the Golden Dawn party capitalized on Greek citizens...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (4): 43–67.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Nadine Mourad Sika This essay examines the structural economic reform measures undertaken in the Arab world in the past two decades. Developmental projects in the region have attained growth in gross domestic product, higher levels of human capital, and stable governments. These, however, have been...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (1): 6–21.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Tozun Bahcheli Turkey achieved major gains through its military intervention in Cyprus following the Greek junta’s coup against Cypriot president Archbishop Makarios in July 1974. Yet Turkey has been repeatedly frustrated by its inability to capitalize on its military accomplishment and to achieve...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (3): 38–52.
Published: 01 September 2016
... that separated them. This period oscillated between Venizelism and anti-Venizelism and was characterized by the ideological struggle between capitalism and communism of the Cold War prior to the restoration of democracy in Greece in 1974. A look at these years reveals interesting insights into the legacies...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (1): 99–116.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Spyridon Plakoudas By June 2016, the Kurds of Syria (just 12 percent of the country's total population) controlled almost all of the 822-kilometer Turkish-Syrian border and advanced against Manbij and Raqqa — the Islamic State's resupply center and capital, respectively. How did the Syrian Kurds...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (4): 29–53.
Published: 01 December 2008
... to struggle between traditional support for Israel and newfound support for Lebanese democracy. The international community should capitalize on Hezbollah's damaged public image following its 2006 war with Israel and pursue a multiparty disarmament effort, to include incentives for the major regional players...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (3): 1–18.
Published: 01 September 2009
...J. E. Peterson There have been three economic transformations of the Arab Gulf. Yet the obstacles today remain eerily similar to those of forty years ago. Oil reserves are finite and nonoil resources in the gulf states—minerals, arable land, skilled population, and even capital for some countries...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (2): 40–59.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Sebastián Royo Is globalization forcing economies that are not coordinated market economies, such as Spain's, to converge on a British-American model? This essay seeks to build on the hypotheses generated by the literature on varieties of capitalism to analyze the challenges of developing...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (2): 95–112.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Ted Dagne In June 2006, the forces of the Islamic Courts Union (ICU) took control of Somalia's capital, Mogadishu. During the six-month rule by the ICU, Mogadishu became relatively stable, but efforts to bring peace did not lead to a major breakthrough. On 28 December 2006, Ethiopian troops...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (1): 101–121.
Published: 01 March 2010
... of mythmaking informs the domestic articulation of the foreign policy stance coming from Sofia, Bulgaria's capital, not only toward neighboring countries (where it might be expected, as has been well documented) but also toward regions that are not geographically proximate. Inferences are contextualized...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (1): 39–51.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of economics at the University of Athens. He is the former chairperson of the Hellenic Capital Market Commission and of the International Public Interest Oversight Board for audit, ethical, and education standards of professional accountants. Crisis without a Legacy: Reflections...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (1): 104–106.
Published: 01 March 2012
...: Ethnographic Essays in Honour of Charles Tilly, examines the role of politics, capital, and identity in the struggle to answer these questions. Editors Maria Kousis, Tom Selwyn, and David Clark have brought together a series of twelve politically oriented ethnographic essays that peel back the lid...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (1): 106–110.
Published: 01 March 2012
...: Ethnographic Essays in Honour of Charles Tilly, examines the role of politics, capital, and identity in the struggle to answer these questions. Editors Maria Kousis, Tom Selwyn, and David Clark have brought together a series of twelve politically oriented ethnographic essays that peel back the lid...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 83–106.
Published: 01 December 2014
... capital as two relevant factors imperative for sustaining democratic stability. The essay elaborates on the reasons why Turkish society has been diverging from European societies on secular-­rational values and self-­expression values at a time when the country has been experiencing a vast...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (2): 31–44.
Published: 01 June 2011
... the United States its “superpower status.” Similar sentiments were echoed in other major European capitals.1 Italy’s prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi, blamed the spreading crisis on the “spec- ulative capitalism” of the United States; Gordon Brown, the British prime minister, noted that the crisis...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (3): 99–114.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... In the wake of the so-called eco- nomic miracles of the 1950s and 1960s (the Golden Age of Capitalism, as Eric Hobsbawm called it), the high growth rates and rapid development of Western Europe and Japan enabled them to accumulate millions of dollars as reserves. At the same time, they were developing...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (3): 33–39.
Published: 01 September 2002
... and social capital is corroded. A small side payment for a given service may seem a minor offense, but it is not the only cost. The unchecked and creep- ing accumulation of seemingly minor infractions slowly erodes political legitimacy to the point where even...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (1): 38–43.
Published: 01 March 2002
...- chy and a massive humanitarian crisis. What began as a humanitarian mis- sion to save lives turned into a bloody conflict between Somali factions and the international intervention force. After a bloody clash between U.S. forces and Somalis in Mogadishu, the capital, in October 1993, where thousands...