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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (4): 100–118.
Published: 01 December 2016
... by international parliamentary institutions (IPIs). Moreover, the few existing works of this nature focus exclu- sively on the European Parliament’s (EP’s) reaction to the Arab Spring. Ste- lios Stavridis as well as Stavridis and Irene Molina emphasize the EP’s role as an effective “moral tribune...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (4): 2–20.
Published: 01 December 2016
... post-globalism moral tribunes international parliamentary institutions/IPIs Introduction: Mapping the Complex Parliamentary Field of the Mediterranean — How Many Actors? Stelios Stavridis Following the end of the Cold War and the appearance of globalization and new forms...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (4): 21–41.
Published: 01 December 2016
... but not exclusively through budgetary powers and ratification of international agreements), providing input in conflict resolu- tion, supporting democratization efforts (including participation in electoral monitoring), acting as moral tribunes, and contributing to the legitimization of global governance.6...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (2): 29–40.
Published: 01 June 2000
... The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia: Impartial? Christopher Black The indictment of Slobodan Milosevic for alleged war crimes raises impor- tant questions about the impartiality and, ultimately...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (2): 90–113.
Published: 01 June 2010
... are expected to act as “moral tribunes” in inter- national affairs. Parliamentarians can take the high moral ground and casti- gate both their own governments and third-party regimes or governments. Of course, there is a price to pay if there is no consistency in such an approach: being rightly accused...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (4): 69–82.
Published: 01 December 2012
... as a study of social harm and not limit itself to crime.15 This is a powerful argument given the neglect of horrific and ongoing crimes by nations on their own citizens. International tribunals that deal with violations of international humani- tarian law include genocide in their purview. Genocide...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 119–123.
Published: 01 March 2004
... in nineteenth-century Egypt, and the introduction of modern Western psychiatric asylums into Egypt and Lebanon); (3) port cities and their populations (migrant workers in Salonica during the eighteenth century, European social outcasts in precolonial Tunisia, and the relations between public morality...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 123–127.
Published: 01 March 2004
..., and the introduction of modern Western psychiatric asylums into Egypt and Lebanon); (3) port cities and their populations (migrant workers in Salonica during the eighteenth century, European social outcasts in precolonial Tunisia, and the relations between public morality and marginality in Ottoman Beirut); and (4...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 127–130.
Published: 01 March 2004
... and Lebanon); (3) port cities and their populations (migrant workers in Salonica during the eighteenth century, European social outcasts in precolonial Tunisia, and the relations between public morality and marginality in Ottoman Beirut); and (4) entertainers (in Baghdad in the first half of the twentieth...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (1): 39–50.
Published: 01 March 2001
...- racies from the communist and Nazi dictatorships. NATO was a command- ing moral force that acted as a symbol of hope for the civilized world—a symbol of hope not only for those living in the West but also for the millions caught behind the Iron Curtain...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (1): 79–93.
Published: 01 March 2005
..., its observance is an American military tradition. When President Lincoln issued the Lieber Code on 24 April 1863, his motives, as usual, seemed a combination of the moral and the extremely practical. On the one hand, there was a desire to amelio- rate needless suffering. But on the other...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (2): 43–50.
Published: 01 June 2001
.... Winter “Ending this tragedy is a moral imperative.” So said President Bill Clinton on 24 March 1999 as he announced to the world that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization would respond to Slobodan Milosevic’s assaults on Kosovo by bombing...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (2): 1–22.
Published: 01 June 2000
... for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), and the UN showed an almost casual willingness to harass or suppress media outlets that were critical of the Dayton Accords, the conduct of the NATO peace- keeping force, or the decisions of the special war-crimes tribunal...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (1): 6–24.
Published: 01 March 2003
... and moral commitment, I have pledged never to use any form of aggression to bring about social or economic changes. But I am deeply concerned about what has been done and what we are yet to do in the name of security against the threat of terrorism. Political propagandizing is used to get all of us...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (3): 129–132.
Published: 01 September 2013
... more as the tribune of the people,” to hold “exemplary, principled positions,” to have established a “bond of trust with the people,” and to have prepared the Greek people “for democratic defense.” In all of this, Andreas is said to have been engaged in a “political project which [he] had...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (3): 133–136.
Published: 01 September 2013
... excessively hagiographic. To cite a few examples, Andreas is said to be “a defender of national dignity and honor,” to speak “out once more as the tribune of the people,” to hold “exemplary, principled positions,” to have established a “bond of trust with the people,” and to have prepared the Greek...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (1): 57–80.
Published: 01 March 2001
... refugee camp that Albright had. He was greeted by ethnic Albanians chanting “USA, USA” and “Clinton, Clinton.”4 With his wife and daughter at his side, the 1. Quoted in Jane Perlez, “In Triumph, Albright Visits Kosovar Refugees,” Chicago Tribune, 12 June...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (1): 44–53.
Published: 01 March 2002
... goals of questionable logic, merit, or morality has been in evi- dence since the Bosnian conflict of the early 1990s through to the more recent Kosovo and Macedonian conflicts. The 11 September 2001 attacks on New York’s World Trade Center and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., however, should now...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (1): 74–92.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... We do not assert that there is moral, social, or J. P. Afam Ifedi is a senior official with the Washington, DC, court system and a lecturer in the Political Science Department at Howard University. J. Ndumbe Anyu is associate professor of public administration and policy at the School...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (3): 6–37.
Published: 01 September 2016
...- tion. The most common form of boundary is an equidistance line between the coasts concerned. Where the delimitation of EEZs between states is in dis- pute, the case may be brought before the UN International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, the International Court of Justice, or an arbitration...