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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2010) 21 (2): 121–124.
Published: 01 June 2010
... pitted the minority Turkish Cypriots against the majority Greek Cypriots in order to obtain strate- gic benefits in and around Cyprus. From a realist perspective, given the strategic posi- tion of Cyprus and British interests in the Middle East and North Africa, British policy should not be a...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2011) 22 (1): 27–40.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Gawdat Bahgat Since the early 2000s Iran's nuclear program has been a major focus of international and regional policy. Many policy makers and scholars have expressed their concern that if Iran “goes nuclear” other Middle Eastern countries, particularly Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey, will follow...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2012) 23 (3): 119–122.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Keith Neilson Keith Neilson is professor in the Department of History at Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston, Ontario. Barr James : A Line in the Sand: Britain, France, and the Struggle that Shaped the Middle East . London : Simon and Schuster , 2011 . 352 pages...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2013) 24 (1): 119–122.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Timothy C. Kroboth Timothy C. Kroboth is a data management assistant for the Global Learning Initiative at Winthrop University. He studied at the American University in Cairo in 2010. Haas Mark L. : The Clash of Ideologies: Middle Eastern Politics and American Security...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2013) 24 (2): 81–103.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Michael B. Bishku This essay reviews and analyzes Albania’s connections with the Middle East since the era of Enver Hoxha’s rule, when ideology was a strong factor in international relations. Since the end of the Cold War, Albania has been most interested in developing political, economic, and...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2014) 25 (3): 27–39.
Published: 01 September 2014
... established regimes the space they need to sort out their futures. Meanwhile, Washington should further strengthen relations with the non-Arab Middle Eastern “peripheries,” specifically, Israel and Turkey. Also, the nuclear deal signed between Iran and major global powers in November 2013 provides a...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2014) 25 (4): 107–123.
Published: 01 December 2014
...El Hassan The Middle East has 10 percent of the planet's land and 5 percent of its population, but it contains less than 1 percent of the world's freshwater resources. Thirteen of the twenty-two members of the Arab League rank among the world's most water-scarce nations. The effects of climate...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2015) 26 (1): 5–25.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Peking University, Global Fellow of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and research associate of the Turin World Affairs Institute (T.wai). Copyright 2015 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2015 Chinese foreign policy New Silk Road xiya beifei Middle East and North Africa...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2015) 26 (2): 42–62.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Michael B. Bishku Cyprus and Malta are small Mediterranean states located on the periphery of Europe that have had unusual political affiliations following independence from Great Britain in 1960 and 1964, respectively. Historically and culturally they have had Middle Eastern connections. Cyprus...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2015) 26 (1): 117–136.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Altay Atlı The Middle East is going through a period of profound change in the wake of the Arab Spring, and there are several dynamics and actors shaping the contours of the change. China is one of the relatively new actors on this stage, actively engaging the Middle East both economically and...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2015) 26 (1): 137–151.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Yitzhak Shichor Although studies on China’s Middle East policy frequently separate Israel from the rest of the region, Beijing has always been aware of regional contradictions and tried to navigate between the two sides it perceived as interconnected. China’s attempts to adopt a balanced...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2015) 26 (4): 69–88.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Patrick N. Theros The Arab Awakening (also known as the Arab Spring) caught the Western world, and even most experts, by surprise. A fuller understanding of how the peoples of the Middle East perceive their history and their relationship with the Western world—from their own perspective and not a...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2016) 27 (2): 89–100.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Michail Ploumis; Labros E. Pilalis Five years after the Arab uprisings in 2011, countries of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) had difficulties finding their pathway to sustainable economic and political change. Arab oil-producing countries suffered from decreasing oil prices while the Arab...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2017) 28 (1): 58–81.
Published: 01 March 2017
... to seek support for its territorial integrity. In the long run, it regards its political and economic futures as connected with the West. Meanwhile, the Middle East offers an alternative to mitigate pressure from Russia and to develop mutually beneficial relations with Turkey and Israel, with whom...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2017) 28 (3): 68–92.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Lukáš Tichý This essay focuses on the global terrorist and militant group the Islamic State (IS), specifically on its use of terrorism targeting the energy sector as a strategic political instrument in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) in 2014–16. The essay has two main thrusts. First, it...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2018) 29 (1): 19–35.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Nuri Yeşilyurt The essay analyzes relations between Turkey and the Gulf Cooperation Council since the early 2000s in order to determine whether it is possible to acknowledge the emergence of a Sunni bloc against the so-called Shiite Crescent in the Middle East. It argues that although positive...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2018) 29 (4): 99–102.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Konstantinos S. Skandalis Rizas Sotiris : The End of Middle Class Politics? Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing , 2018 . 223 pages. ISBN 1-5275-0654-1 . £64.99 (hardcover). © 2018 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2018 ...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2003) 14 (4): 42–55.
Published: 01 December 2003
... at the University of Maryland. The Critical Nature of U.S. Policy in the Middle East Stansfield Turner Anyone at all concerned with the Middle East will be wondering today what the area will look like when the course of postwar Iraq...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2004) 15 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 March 2004
...Abdullah Gül Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2004 Abdullah Gül is the foreign minister and deputy prime minister of the Republic of Turkey. Turkey’s Role in a Changing Middle East Environment Abdullah Gül Following the war in...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2003) 14 (4): 116–138.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Bernard Reich Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2003 Bernard Reich is professor of international relations at the George Washington University. Operation Iraqi Freedom and the New Middle East Bernard Reich The war in Iraq...