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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2011) 22 (4): 81–93.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Justine Williams At the turn of the twenty-first century, when Fidel Castro remained one of the world’s few traditional communist leaders and his relations with the Catholic Church were frosty, the archbishop of the Orthodox Church of North and South America was invited to inaugurate a new church...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2002) 13 (1): 117–122.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Stephen B. Isabirye Holger Bernt Hansen and Michael Twaddle, Editors: Religion and Politics in East Africa: The Period since Independence . Athens, Ohio:Ohio University Press, 1995. 278 pages. $44.95; Canon Kodwo E. Ankrah: Development and the Church of Uganda: Mission, Myths, and...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2014) 25 (3): 99–122.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Isabelle Calleja-Ragonesi; Anna Khakee; Maria Pisani Malta became a donor country with European Union membership in 2004. Maltese organizations (most prominently—but not solely—those linked to the Catholic Church) had, however, been active in development overseas long before that date. This essay...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2009) 20 (1): 77–93.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Prodromos Yannas The Ecumenical Patriarchate is considered first among equals of all the Orthodox churches and presides over 200 million Christians. The ecumenical mission of the patriarchate is seriously contested by the official stance of the Turkish government and by ultranationalists who fear...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2006) 17 (3): 43–54.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... “Migrating Icons”: Politics and Serbian Cultural Heritage in Bosnia-Herzegovina before and after 1992 Svetlana Rakic´ Prior to the 1992 war, Serbian churches in Bosnia-Herzegovina housed more than two thousand icons dating from the sixteenth to...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2002) 13 (1): 109–113.
Published: 01 March 2002
..., Editors: Religion and Politics in East Africa: The Period since Independence. Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 1995. 278 pages. $44.95. Canon Kodwo E. Ankrah: Development and the Church of Uganda: Mission, Myths, and Metaphors. Nairobi: Action Publishers, 1998. 197 pages. Price unavailable at...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2002) 13 (1): 113–117.
Published: 01 March 2002
... reading for graduate courses dealing with modern Turkey. Holger Bernt Hansen and Michael Twaddle, Editors: Religion and Politics in East Africa: The Period since Independence. Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 1995. 278 pages. $44.95. Canon Kodwo E. Ankrah: Development and the Church of Uganda...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2002) 13 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 March 2002
... reading for graduate courses dealing with modern Turkey. Holger Bernt Hansen and Michael Twaddle, Editors: Religion and Politics in East Africa: The Period since Independence. Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 1995. 278 pages. $44.95. Canon Kodwo E. Ankrah: Development and the Church of Uganda...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2001) 12 (4): 120–122.
Published: 01 December 2001
... in preventing the fall of their nation into oblivion. The fountain- head of their identity was the Serbian Orthodox Church, their guardian through the centuries of foreign oppression. In her unusual book, Serbian Icons from Bosnia-Herzegovina...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2001) 12 (4): 122–124.
Published: 01 December 2001
...—is that the Serbs’ vivid awareness of their history played a central role in preventing the fall of their nation into oblivion. The fountain- head of their identity was the Serbian Orthodox Church, their guardian through the centuries of foreign...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2001) 12 (4): 124–128.
Published: 01 December 2001
... in preventing the fall of their nation into oblivion. The fountain- head of their identity was the Serbian Orthodox Church, their guardian through the centuries of foreign oppression. In her unusual book, Serbian Icons from Bosnia-Herzegovina...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2014) 25 (1): 111–113.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Empire. These occupying or dominating powers have all left their imprint on Cyprus’s cultural heritage, and perhaps this is no more apparent than in a tiny church in Asinou, located in almost the center of Cyprus and southwest of Nicosia. Originally a monastery, formally known as Panagia...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2014) 25 (1): 113–117.
Published: 01 March 2014
... dominating powers have all left their imprint on Cyprus’s cultural heritage, and perhaps this is no more apparent than in a tiny church in Asinou, located in almost the center of Cyprus and southwest of Nicosia. Originally a monastery, formally known as Panagia Phorbiotissa but better known today as...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2010) 21 (3): 8–15.
Published: 01 September 2010
... display good relations with each other and respect of human dignity — ­in short, to make a commitment to a common future. After centuries of turmoil and bloody wars, Europe has finally sancti- fied the preeminence of a sovereign citizenry, respect for human and minority rights, separation of church...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2014) 25 (2): 152–154.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Orthodox Church had been established to separate Greeks from control in Constanti- nople, and heads of state were pushing the country toward a new “Hellenic” identity. In the shadow of these macropolitical events, several shepherds from the Naxiote vil- lage of Koronos began to have dreams and...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2004) 15 (3): 75–94.
Published: 01 September 2004
... against the worship of the Greek gods—the mere visit to the temple to pray and offer any kind of sacrifi ce to one’s favorite divinity might result in fi nes, torture, and death. It meant mandatory baptism at a Christian church, and the failure to do so resulting in exile or death. It meant the...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2013) 24 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 September 2013
... tensions and uncertainty may be growing steadily in Syria, the Holy See experienced what many have considered to be one of the smoothest and least controversial transitions of leadership the Roman Catholic Church has seen in its long history. On 11 February 2013, Pope Benedict announced his...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2017) 28 (4): 103–105.
Published: 01 December 2017
... comprehensive analysis of the history of Limassol from the late antiquity to the occupation of Cyprus by Richard the Lionheart in 1191. Papacostas makes good use of ancient sources, archaeological remains, sacred and church texts, and other testimonies. He suggests that the name Neapolis, by which the...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2011) 22 (3): 109–112.
Published: 01 September 2011
... within its churches and important public spaces. The myth of Venice may be traced back to at least 1204 when the blind, though cunning, Doge Enrico Dandolo redirected the Fourth Crusade from the Holy Land to have it attack and occupy Constantinople. A rising Mediterranean power, Venice began...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2011) 22 (3): 112–115.
Published: 01 September 2011
... and reconstructed the declining Byzantine Empire within its churches and important public spaces. The myth of Venice may be traced back to at least 1204 when the blind, though cunning, Doge Enrico Dandolo redirected the Fourth Crusade from the Holy Land to have it attack and occupy...