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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (3): 67–93.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Yossef Ben-Meir This essay provides programmatic and administrative recommendations for the effective building of civil, governmental, and private capabilities to help implement human development driven by local communities in Morocco in light of the Arab Spring. The essay relates a human...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (2): 77–94.
Published: 01 June 2012
... of the crisis to address the rise of the local Islamist movement with the use of security dilemma theory. Ioannis Mantzikos is a doctoral candidate at King’s College, London. Copyright 2012 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2012 The International Community’s Role in the Radicalization...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (2): 48–60.
Published: 01 June 2014
... a firsthand account of the scale and scope of Beijing’s economic and, to a lesser extent, cultural investment in the region and of the way that local society is reacting to the changes. The essay also considers what the effects are for the traditional regional power, Russia, and looks at the Kremlin’s...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (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 (2012) 23 (1): 5–13.
Published: 01 March 2012
... provincial reconstruction teams that operate at the local level to rebuild the societies shattered by war. In conceptual terms, the responsibility increasingly reflects the new emphasis on reconstruction and stabilization operations laid out in the State Department’s 2011 Quadrennial Defense and Development...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (3): 40–50.
Published: 01 September 2009
....” Applied to the Balkans in coming decades the ethnic Albanians now living in at least five Balkan states and the ethnic Serbs living in five states, as well, are developing growing kinship with their fellow nationals beyond the current frontiers and local allegiances that currently separate them. David...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (4): 55–76.
Published: 01 December 2010
..., the king stated that the aim of regionaliza- tion is to “enable good local governance that responds more closely to the citizen’s needs, and boost integrated development.”7 The king also under- scored the necessity for a “large-­scale project” and “major structural reform” while emphasizing...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (3): 38–54.
Published: 01 September 2004
... In the process of communities working together to realize their develop- ment goals, they also establish local associations (civil-society institutions) to manage projects and create new ones.5 New tiers of cooperation then form as neighboring communities join together in implementing projects benefi cial...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2017
.... Throughout The Holocaust in the Crimea and the North Caucasus, Kiril Feferman dis- cusses the killings in Soviet Crimea and the North Caucasus. He examines the fates of non-­Ashkenazi Jewish communities, many of which existed for centuries among other local ethnic groups. Feferman also discusses...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (4): 68–80.
Published: 01 December 2008
... to the surface the destabilizing effects of a Hobbesian mode of international behavior on the part of local actors. According to L. Cantori and A. Spiegel, a subordinate system is defined as a state system that “consists of one state, or of two or more proximate and interacting states, which have...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 118–141.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., a village adja- cent to the town of Peje/Pec and the scene of one of the most signifi cant Serb returns to Kosovo in July 2003, was also subjected to mob violence and destruction. One of my former local nationals ruefully observed that his fellow Kosovo-Albanians “had made a scientifi c breakthrough...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (1): 71–96.
Published: 01 March 2016
... to the targeted urban areas, and to better reflect the core of the local terms. 3. J. Lovering and H. Turkmen, “Bulldozer Neo-­Liberalism in Istanbul,” International Planning Studies 16, no. 1 (2011): 73 – 96; Y. Elicin, “Neoliberal Transformation of the Turkish City,” Habi- tat International 41 (2014...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (4): 14–28.
Published: 01 December 2008
... composed of local ele- ments and furnishing every guarantee for the native non-Muslim popu- lation insofar as concerns the local administration and the protection of person and property. The maintenance of order will be ensured therein by a police force recruited from amongst the local...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (3): 144–163.
Published: 01 September 2000
... produced for self-consumption. A similar social pattern developed in Serbia. In 1835 and 1836, Prince Milos, in his effort to curb the power of rival local prelates, enacted legisla- tion that legalized possession of forests and fields by village communities...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (3): 5–26.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of rapid changes from 1956 through 1960. The CO, and the local colonial administration beholden to it, entered the post-­Suez era exercising firm control of the Colony of Aden. The British government, from the 1950s to the election victory of Harold Wil- son’s Labour Party in 1964, clung...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (3): 85–97.
Published: 01 September 2001
... to inefficiency and low morale, with little interest being shown by bureaucrats in serving people. Local officials are often left with little to do. Some form of decentralization may be the best strategy to manage Africa’s ethnic diversity and to encourage grassroots...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (1): 70–95.
Published: 01 March 2018
... is a polit- ical decision, and according to the state- funded National Centre for Agri- cultural Research and Extension, “Wheat is a strategic crop; it cannot be neglected. Boosting local production is a food security issue of the highest order.”28 This approach results in wheat and barley being...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (2): 152–154.
Published: 01 June 2014
... to anthropologists and cultural historians, but studies that systemically chronicle ways that communities perpetuate local traditions across centuries are less familiar. Charles Stewart, a reader in anthropology at University College London, provides one such study. Using an expansive body of data he...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (3): 26–42.
Published: 01 September 2006
... of nationality or religion, were to be applied. Civil servants, administrative cadres, and a host of junior Young Turk officers serving in the Third Macedo- nian Army Corps and the local security forces joined the conspiracy. In the next two years, the Young Turk revolutionary organization spread throughout...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (2): 30–41.
Published: 01 June 2012
.... Celso: Al Qaeda’s Post–9/11 Organizational Structure and Strategy  31 Table 1 Al Qaeda Organizational and Territorial Mutations Regional threat Local-­national threat Loose organizational Cell A: Autonomous Cell B: Lone-­wolf...