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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (4): 77–92.
Published: 01 December 2010
... 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 (2010) 21 (4): 93–96.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Robert J. Pranger Vincent Barletta: Death in Babylon: Alexander the Great and Iberian Empire in the Muslim Orient . Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010. 253 pages. ISBN 978-0-226-03736-33. $45.00. Robert J. Pranger is a private consultant with extensive experience in national...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (1): 67–84.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Anthony N. Celso Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2003 Anthony N. Celso is assistant professor of government and history at Valley Forge Military College. The Death of the Oslo Accords: Israeli Security Options in the Post-Arafat Era Anthony N. Celso...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of Syria have been hard to watch. Several thousand innocent people perished between the eruption of resistance to Assad’s regime in March 2011 and the beginning of 2013, with no end in sight. There is little doubt that government forces were responsible for the majority of deaths. The prospect that Assad...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (4): 62–79.
Published: 01 December 2011
... violently suppressed dissidents and maintained its death grip on power. The 2011 public uprising against the regime was significant in its countrywide scope. Inspired by the fight of people throughout the Arab world, it challenged the authority of the despotic leader. Disenchanted Syrians organized protest...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (2): 30–41.
Published: 01 June 2012
... fundamentalism. Civil disobedience campaigns in Tunisia and Egypt succeeded in forcing regime change in ways that a decade of al Qaeda terror attacks failed to accomplish. While it is too soon to write al Qaeda’s obituary, its erosion came well before the death of its historic leader. This essay examines al...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (4): 97–100.
Published: 01 December 2010
... recent book is Parallel Empires , a translation from the Italian of Massimo Franco's history of US-Vatican relations. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2010 Reviews Vincent Barletta: Death in Babylon: Alexander the Great and Iberian Empire in the Muslim Orient...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (2): 96–107.
Published: 01 June 2002
...” of hubris as he rose above the acceptable limits of normal mortals. The gods passed a cruel judgment on him. He saw in the span of the last two years of his life the loss of his dear son in a plane crash, the fall of his ex-wife, the woman he loved most, and thereafter her death. He saw his daughter...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (2): 47–81.
Published: 01 June 2008
... on me. The honor came too late for my parents. They died not knowing what had happened to their son, because I did not tell them. On the advice of senior intelligence officers, I had long agreed to keep his death a secret, supposedly to spare my parents unbearable grief but in reality to protect...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (1): 54–68.
Published: 01 March 2002
.... They had not. They kept Marey in an abandoned stone farmhouse for ten days until his release. It is not known whether the chronic bronchitis and bone marrow disease that were exacerbated by the cold and the binding of his limbs contributed to his death at the age of sixty- nine. The eventual trial...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (4): 121–141.
Published: 01 December 2006
... has directed attacks against the Spanish state for more than forty years and is responsible for more than eight hundred deaths; Islamists loyal to al Qaeda executed the single worst terror attack in modern Europe on 11 March 2004 when ten cell-phone-triggered bombs exploded on four commuter...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Milosevic’s motives and most surely his popularity among Serbs. For all Milosevic’s power, his two allies on the front lines against Muslims in Bosnia, Radovan Karadzic and Ratko Mladic, outlasted him and remained at large after his 2006 death in The Hague. When Karadzic was captured and testified...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (1): 39–50.
Published: 01 March 2001
... that a civil war had been under way in Kosovo for several years. It is esti- mated that during the bombing campaign there were a further ten thousand deaths. However, teams of forensic specialists that have been in Kosovo since the cease-fire, exhuming mass...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (3): 53–71.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... Absent the authority to hand out death sentences, nothing can be done to hype court- room drama. The main characters only scowl, skulk, or glare at the judges, the prosecutors, and witnesses. The dialogues have no rhythm. No punch. For most, the Serbo-­Croatian language is unintelligible...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 September 2013
... then, and this of course presents an evolving political conundrum on all sides as the death toll continues to rise, estimated at seventy thousand in February 2013 according to United Nations High 1. Michael H. van Dusen, quoted in Nikolaos van Dam, The Struggle for Power in Syria: Politics and Society under...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (3): 75–94.
Published: 01 September 2004
... 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 Greeks could not pass...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (3): 34–51.
Published: 01 September 2012
... who had been in power since 1987. The largely peaceful pro- tests in Tunis turned violent following the death of Bouazizi, resulting in the prompt exit of Ben Ali. Using social media outlets such as Facebook and Twitter, Tunisian protesters communicated their rage and intentions not only...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (4): 22–31.
Published: 01 December 2009
..., in addition to their concerns about the growing Kurdish-Arab animosity.23 Even the improvement in the casualty numbers should not be overstated. According to Iraq’s Ministry of the Interior, there were 437 deaths in July, and another 1,103 Iraqis were wounded.24 Both totals were a decline from 20...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2012
... expressions of loss on the death of a friend and col- league. Among the tributes are the following. Mediterranean Quarterly 23:1  DOI 10.1215/10474552-1591528 Copyright 2012 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2  Mediterranean Quarterly: Winter 2012...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (4): 13–26.
Published: 01 December 2001
... goes down. It also causes the death and injury of innocent civilians a decade after our original “defeat” of Sad- dam, but there is little evident concern over that aspect of the program. The northern no-fly zone may qualify as one of history’s major...