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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (2): 130–132.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Joseph J. Sisco John Boykin: Cursed is the Peacemaker: The American Diplomat Versus the Israeli General, Beirut, 1982 . Foreword by former Secretary of State,George Shultz. Belmont, California: Appelgate Press, 2002. ISBN 0-9719432-0-6.$29.95. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2003...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (2): 87–91.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Marios L. Evriviades Claire Palley: An International Relations Debacle: The UN Secretary-General's Mission of Good Offices in Cyprus, 1999-2004. Oxford, England, and Portland, Oregon: Hart Publishing, 2005. ISBN 1-84113-578-X. 335 pages. $45. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2006...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (4): 81–99.
Published: 01 December 2016
... since 2011. This essay aims at understanding how the EP's diplomacy reacted to the challenge of balancing the promotion of EU values with the need for cooperation for security and stability. It uses as a case study the EP's relations with southern Mediterranean countries (SMCs). First, a general...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (2): 5–38.
Published: 01 June 2013
... were applied with relative moderation. Behind these generalizations, however, lies a more complex reality: the extent of the strife was quite different, as were state actions to counter them across the eight cases. What explains these disparities? This essay argues that the differences in the levels...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (3): 6–19.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Magnus Nordenman The “Global War on Terror” came to dominate US foreign policy in the wake of the 9/11 attacks. The effort served as a guiding light for how the United States interacted with friends, allies, and adversaries and deeply influenced US priorities around the globe, in general...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (2): 59–80.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Karthika Sasikumar In 2009, citizens of Serbia were finally allowed to make short trips to Schengen zone countries without visas. This represented a victory for the regime in Belgrade. A whole generation of Serbians had been held back from European travel by the visa requirement that was introduced...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (2): 105–130.
Published: 01 June 2014
... that has deprived the country of a viable and sound economic foundation. This essay seeks to fill the void by concentrating of the cultural roots of corruption and the sources and factors that generate, nurture, and maintain high levels of corruption in the Greek setting. Borrowing from anthropological...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (2): 131–151.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... The AKP is supported by a new generation of businessmen from Anatolia. This essay uses the conflict between the two to spotlight the competing networks of businessmen and politicians that dominate present-day Turkey. Reuben Silverman holds a master’s degree in international studies from...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (3): 5–17.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Elias Kulukundis The crisis of the eurozone has narrowed to a conflict between Greece and Germany. At times it has appeared to be a family quarrel with all the animosity that a family can generate. The two are like an elderly father and an adolescent son unable to talk to each other. The son...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (4): 13–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of the label revolutionary , contending that the act of selective labeling bears implications for an objective understanding of the revolution and its actors. Finally, the essay evaluates how far the political tensions of the past continue to mark the present through the subsequent generation of religious...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2007) 18 (4): 17–35.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Robert Olson This essay argues that from the first of January 2007 to Turkey.s general elections on 22 July the ruling Justice and Development Party.s (AKP) major focus was on the .Iraq project. rather than the established .EU project.. The Iraq project refers to the challenge of Kurdish...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2007) 18 (4): 87–111.
Published: 01 December 2007
... vis.à.vis Europe, as seen in the massive electoral support given to the Islamist but pro.EU Justice and Development Party (AKP), there is a growing culturally rooted opposition against the idea of Turkish membership in Europe. Why is it that in Europe, which is generally considered behaviorally...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (4): 111–121.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Njoki S. Ndungu In this essay the origins, dimensions, and implications of Kenya's election crisis of 2007 and the key actors who contributed to it are examined. The author reviews the efforts undertaken by the African Union and the former secretary-general of the United Nations, Kofi Annan...
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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 (1): 94–118.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Mohamed A. El-Khawas Following a 1999 coup, Pakistan's General Pervez Musharraf ruled by decree with the support of the military. He held a presidential referendum and got his party elected. He amended the constitution to legitimize his military rule. His involvement in the war on terrorism led...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (2): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2010
.... This has generated a vast amount of data that these agencies have not been able to use productively, in spite of the expenditure of many billions of dollars, mostly with private firms. Some 70 percent of the approximately $75 billion spent on intelligence annually is spent on these firms. The author...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (3): 26–46.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Michael B. Bishku The South Caucasus republics have given great importance to their respective ties with their Middle Eastern neighbors. In general, they have attempted to expand trade with those countries and to avoid involvement in regional disputes. Relations with Turkey and Iran have held...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (4): 19–26.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Alessandro Minuto-Rizzo The author, former deputy secretary-general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, reviews the current status of the transatlantic alliance and the evolving role of NATO as an irreplaceable peacekeeping structure with extensive obligations in asymmetrical warfare...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (3): 68–92.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., it analyzes the importance that the IS attributes to energy in general and, more specifically, to the strategy of terrorist attacks targeting the energy sector. Second, the essay describes examples, goals, and motives of terrorist attacks on the energy sector and the accompanying criminal activities conducted...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (3): 98–116.
Published: 01 September 2018
... movement toward autocracy via several dimensions: a greater control over the judicial branch and over public freedoms, in general, and freedom of the press, in particular. presidential system, AKP judiciary civil liberties power personalization Copyright 2018 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc...