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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (2): 66–84.
Published: 01 June 2005
... of Economic and Social Development. Security, Donors’ Interests, and Education Policy Making in Egypt Fatma H. Sayed In this essay I examine how the issue of national security has infl uenced Egypt’s decision-making process in education policy...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (3): 125–128.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Evaggelos Vallianatos Judith Cochran: Educational Roots of Political Crisis in Egypt . Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2008. 233 pages. ISBN-10: 0-7391-1898-6, ISBN-13: 978-0-7391-1898-6. $65.00 (hbk). Reviewed by Evaggelos Vallianatos. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2009 Evaggelos...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (4): 52–76.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Ihsan Yilmaz Turkey’s Justice and Development Party (AKP) governments have managed to remove Kemalism only to replace it with an Islamist nation-building and social-engineering project that is as, if not more, authoritarian, conservative, and regressive than the Kemalist one. The Turkish education...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (3): 105–134.
Published: 01 September 2016
... federal arrangement in Cyprus. This study conducted an opinion poll of young, educated Greek Cypriots to identify the preferred type of constitutional settlement in the context of a number of perceived motives, constraints, and preconditions. The findings of this survey reveal substantial consensus...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (1): 69–76.
Published: 01 March 2009
... as a beacon of American, private, nonprofit higher education. It also contains specific recommendations for how the Obama administration can strengthen, at minimal cost, the network of American institutions abroad without co-opting or using them as vehicles for US propaganda. Richard L. Jackson, a former...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (3): 27–55.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., secularism, religious freedom, modernity, and education—evolved across political coalitions to redefine issues and alter policy outcomes. Contending Images in Turkey’s Headscarf Debate: Framings of Equality, Nationalism, and Religion Aeshna Badruzzaman, Matthew Cohen, and Sidita Kushi For years...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (2): 70–80.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., health, and education. The restoration of the Jewish cemeteries in Morocco, and growing adjacent to them community fruit tree nurseries, provides a vivid example of this model of linking multiculturalism and sustainable development. A different example involving the restoration of the historic mellah...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (4): 32–51.
Published: 01 December 2018
... to analyze a pattern. It argues that while a harsh domination has been established over the military by civilian politicians through massive efforts in structural, educational, and legislative domains, those efforts are far from being overarching. Whether it has produced a democratic form of civil-military...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (3): 122–125.
Published: 01 September 2009
... facing the countries of the region but as a vivid statement of one point of view on those issues. DOI 10.1215/10474552-2009-018 Judith Cochran: Educational Roots of Political Crisis in Egypt. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2008. 233 pages. ISBN-10: 0-7391-1898-6, ISBN- 13: 978-0-7391-1898...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2007) 18 (1): 113–134.
Published: 01 March 2007
... who are younger, better educated, and have inter- personal contact with migrants tend also to have markedly more positive atti- tudes toward migrants. From a Net Emigration to a Net Immigration Society Long known as a country that sent its people abroad in search of eco- nomic...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 83–106.
Published: 01 December 2014
....1 Levels of religiosity, interpersonal trust, and social tolerance have been selected for cross-­cultural comparison. Because education and civic engagement are two main channels through which Euro- peanization of such values could be effective, the essay also focuses on human and social...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (4): 37–56.
Published: 01 December 2004
... immigrants, tends to attract talented and educated migrants. Africans are said to be the most educated ethnic group in the United States. In fact, there are more African scientists and engineers working in the United States than there are in Africa. As shown in table 1, African immigration to the United...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 160–163.
Published: 01 September 2005
.... Enacted by the military government after the coup d’état of 1980, the ban bars women with headscarves from taking an active role in society. It bars them from entering educational premises; seeking higher edu- cation; becoming bar-certifi ed lawyers; teaching in elementary or higher education...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 163–166.
Published: 01 September 2005
.... Enacted by the military government after the coup d’état of 1980, the ban bars women with headscarves from taking an active role in society. It bars them from entering educational premises; seeking higher edu- cation; becoming bar-certifi ed lawyers; teaching in elementary or higher education...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 166–170.
Published: 01 September 2005
.... Enacted by the military government after the coup d’état of 1980, the ban bars women with headscarves from taking an active role in society. It bars them from entering educational premises; seeking higher edu- cation; becoming bar-certifi ed lawyers; teaching in elementary or higher education...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (3): 88–104.
Published: 01 September 2016
... British dominance in the vital region of the eastern Mediterranean.8 The British aspired to control the nature of the ideas in which the local intel- lectual elites would be educated or indoctrinated. In order to secure British influence in the region, London prepared to launch an assertive...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (1): 127–129.
Published: 01 March 2018
... when she experiences injustice. From honor killings to the importance of a woman’s virginity, education, and work opportu- nities to the current women’s right movement, Excellent Daughters tells the stories of Muslim women who are slowly but surely changing their communities. As one woman named...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (1): 16–32.
Published: 01 March 2005
... objectively, this black hole is in fact a relatively contained area, populated not primarily 20 Mediterranean Quarterly: Winter 2005 by war criminals, drug runners, and ethnic zealots, as many have come to believe, but rather largely by hard-working, reasonably well educated, and highly...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (4): 57–71.
Published: 01 December 2004
.... But of all the recent immigration, the infl ow from Mexico and points south has provided the most challenges to the state particularly with respect to needs for public services such as public education, health care, and work-force training.12 An additional aspect of the demographic composition...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (3): 128–143.
Published: 01 September 2001
... at www.knesset.gov.il. Sephardim. Within the framework of the civil society debate, I argue that Shas offers the Sephardi what the Israeli state fails to do: integration into Israeli society through a network of educational and social service institu- tions...