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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2006) 17 (1): 23–33.
Published: 01 March 2006
...James A. Bill 2006 James A. Bill is professor emeritus of government at the College of William and Mary. The Cultural Underpinnings of Politics: Iran and the United States James A. Bill Ever since Shah Ismail Safavid marched...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2006) 17 (3): 43–54.
Published: 01 September 2006
... the Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage in Sarajevo and as a curator at the State Art Gallery of Bosnia-Herzegovina. She would like to thank Aleksander Kuzmanovich for helping her gather the information on the present situation of major icon collections from Bosnia-Herzegovina...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2014) 25 (2): 105–130.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Constantine P. Danopoulos Despite periods of growth, modern Greece is no stranger to severe and prolonged economic crises. Analyses of Greece’s current economic crisis have stayed clear of the seminal importance of culture as a key variable responsible for widespread and persistent corruption that...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2016) 27 (3): 88–104.
Published: 01 September 2016
... had been eagerly planning the establishment of a university in the region in order to make the local elites familiar with Western culture. Egypt, Palestine, and Cyprus were considered the most likely locations for the institution. It is argued that cultural propaganda was perceived by the Foreign...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2018) 29 (2): 70–80.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Yossef Ben-Meir Morocco’s approach to implementing projects that preserve its multicultural identity integrates opportunities to advance sustainable development. The strategy is to identify ways to not only preserve culturally significant locations and knowledge but to also advance livelihoods...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2011) 22 (4): 101–104.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Dominique Maillard Dominique Maillard is vice dean in charge of international relations at the Université Paris-Est Créteil. Grigoriadis Ioannis N. : Trials of Europeanization: Turkish Political Culture and the European Union . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2009 . 424...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2010) 21 (4): 77–92.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Democratic parties, the changing demographic of its support base, the ideological collapse of the Soviet Union, the adoption of the Maastricht convergence agenda, and the rise of a debt-infused consumer culture has meant death. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2010 Petros Vamvakas is assistant professor...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2014) 25 (4): 83–106.
Published: 01 December 2014
... culture is closely related to the consolidation of democracy, the change in value orientations sustaining democracy would be an indicator showing the extent of societal Europeanization in Turkey. Based on the World Values Survey, changes in secular-rational and self-expression value orientations of...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2018) 29 (3): 55–77.
Published: 01 September 2018
... is argued that the Gezi uprising transformed the culture of political protests in the country and paved the way for the emergence of affirmative resistance, radical imagination, and a new politics of desire and dignity against authoritarian and neoliberal policies. Copyright 2018 by Mediterranean...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2001) 12 (4): 33–61.
Published: 01 December 2001
.../18/01 2:34 PM Page 33 Challenging the Future: On Building a Culture of Confidence and Partnership in the Euro-Mediterranean P. H. Liotta It may be a cliché, but it is...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2007) 18 (4): 87–111.
Published: 01 December 2007
... issue now is less institutional than cultural. By problematizing European cultural minimalism as the main informant of anti.Turkish opposition, this essay turns the issue of Turkish membership upside down. While in Turkey religiosity does not appear to be a decisive factor in shaping perceptions...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2013) 24 (1): 81–97.
Published: 01 March 2013
... institutional and cultural country-specific factors rather than to crude differences in levels of economic development. This suggests that policies against corruption should target a complex ensemble of driving factors not limited to the economic characteristics of an individual country and should include...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2011) 22 (4): 20–35.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Robert J. Pranger In its essence, the Arab Spring is about “being Arab,” in the words of the late Lebanese journalist Samir Kassir. This essay explores the two fold meaning of this Arab awakening as the emergence of a homogeneous yet plural field of Arab culture and its integration into the mosaic...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2013) 24 (3): 74–101.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Emmanuel Karagiannis Greece has enjoyed strong historical and cultural ties with countries and peoples of the Black Sea region for many centuries. During the 1990s, Greek governments largely ignored the region as they focused on the immediate Balkan neighborhood, which was in turmoil at the time...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2012) 23 (4): 107–134.
Published: 01 December 2012
... policy, demonstrating that, besides its pragmatic features, it reveals idealistic motives, especially since 1991. These motives issue from a rich nexus of historical, religious, and cultural bonds, resulting in support for essentially idealist legal norms and ethical values that defend the rights of the...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2013) 24 (2): 81–103.
Published: 01 June 2013
... cultural ties, especially with Turkey, Israel, and the Arab states of the Persian Gulf region. Through its modern history, Albania has been a good example of a politically and economically weak state exercising a fairly consistent asymmetric foreign policy based on the support of great powers and their...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2007) 18 (4): 1–16.
Published: 01 December 2007
... multipolarity and independent European Union military capacity while opposing a global role for NATO. He called for protection against the negative impacts of globalization and promoted EU.wide industrial .champions.. He opposed Turkey.s entry into the EU on cultural and antiterrorist grounds. Instead, he...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2008) 19 (4): 14–28.
Published: 01 December 2008
..., the Greek population of the two islands was granted specific civic, cultural, and religious rights by the 1923 Treaty of Lausanne. The treaty remains valid to this day. Turkey deliberately violated the rights of this population because of its ethnicity, religion, and language. The author analyzes the...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2010) 21 (2): 18–46.
Published: 01 June 2010
... are evident in Turkey's journey to the EU. Cultural identity boundaries are dynamic, and emphasizing the protection of particular minority groups can be regarded as a minority-forging policy that places at risk the successful implementation of minority protection in the candidate country...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2010) 21 (2): 78–89.
Published: 01 June 2010
... with Russia. Upon further scrutiny, it is concluded that cultural affinities do not determine or even greatly influence contemporary Greek foreign policy. Rather, Athens' various decisions are better explained on the basis of more traditional realist concepts. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2010...