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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (3): 86–103.
Published: 01 September 2010
...) and Claiming Macedonia: The Struggle for the Heritage, Territory, and Name of the Historic Hellenic Land, 1862–2004 (2006). Parts of this article were published by the National Herald , 24 February 2009 and 1 August 2009. The views expressed in this article are personal...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (2): 132–137.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Mohamed A. El-Khawas John L. Esposito: Unholy War: Terror in the Name of Islam . Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 2002. 196 pages. ISBN 0-19-515435-5.$25. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2003 Mohamed A. El-Khawas is professor of history and political science at the University...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (4): 3–18.
Published: 01 December 2018
...George Koukoudakis The issue of the constitutional name of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, or FYROM, involves a question of identity that dates back at least to the early twentieth century. Athens and Skopje are seeking a mutually acceptable resolution not only for their own benefit...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (4): 68–80.
Published: 01 December 2008
...George Voskopoulos The Balkan Peninsula has been an unstable regional security subsystem because of a number of defining and qualitative parameters, namely, overt or covert challenges to the territorial status, interethnic conflicts, the “great idea” syndrome, out-of-system interference...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (2): 12–17.
Published: 01 June 2010
...David Binder “Euro-Atlantic” as a political power brand name was employed possibly for the first time in a 1985 speech by Bettino Craxi, then president of the European Council, when he spoke about “Italy's Euro-Atlantic role.” Its political usage was codified in the label Euro-Atlantic Partnership...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (2): 42–63.
Published: 01 June 2012
... by the West as a good example of stability. However, because of several systemic weaknesses—past habits acquired during fifty years of communism—FYROM has become and will always be a destabilizing force, especially if it continues to pursue the expropriation of the Hellenic Macedonian name and ethnicity...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (1): 41–60.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... The reasons are many. The names of Albanian cities sound mournful and tragic to some Greeks, recalling the tragedies of the Second World War. Helen Abadzi is a Greek educational psychologist and an employee of the World Bank. This essay represents only the author’s views. Mediterranean...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2008
... is dynamically transforming itself into a safe transport, business, and energy hub for the region of the Balkans and the Black Sea. In addition to the potential opportunities in the Balkans, however, there are also challenges. Unfortunately, there are serious issues still pending, namely, the final...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (3): 86–111.
Published: 01 September 2003
... militancy in the name of the one-and-only “true God,” the God of Abra- ham, that is, the Hebrew patriarch par excellence. Both fanatical faiths recognized as relevant God’s first revelation to the Hebrews through Abra- ham and the election of them as the “chosen people.” But they were quick to point out...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2010
..., not the United States. It is therefore a mistake to identify international terrorism, or even the Islamist portion of it, with al Qaeda and the strategy of high-casualty anti- US operations, as so much discussion of terrorism seems to do. Al Qaeda is, despite its salience and name recognition, only...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 39–57.
Published: 01 March 2004
..., died a natural death, as did his successor (see table 1 for names of secret police chiefs), the next five, serv- ing between 1936 and 1951, were executed as “enemies of the people.” They included the infamous L. P. Beriia, who had attempted to seize power following the death of Stalin...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (1): 76–100.
Published: 01 March 2010
... the state of Turkey, often referred to as the “deep state.” In this essay I focus mostly on the tra- jectory of the name Ergenekon in the Turkish media, rather than on the intri- cacies of the case, and provide some descriptive background about the nature of the case for non-Turkish readers...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (2): 47–81.
Published: 01 June 2008
.... The last time I saw my brother alive was at a festive occasion on 25 Janu- ary 1953, his name day. For more than fifty years I have lived with the burden of a terrible secret and the guilt of my inability to make amends to my par- ents. But I have been trying to get to the truth about their son’s death...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (4): 71–83.
Published: 01 December 2000
... of “American” in the title of the new body. This was done at the request of the Cypriot authorities and reflected the reality of the origins and anticipated sources of support for the institute. Under its revised name it was incorporated in the Commonwealth...
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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 (2016) 27 (3): 38–52.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of the fascist I. Metaxas, which was placed in Kokkinia [another name for the district of Nikaea] by the Junta.”2 The term fascism also survived after the fall of the Junta: the fascist Junta, American fascism (amerikanofasismos), and so forth. The dominance of the Left in academic circles during...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (3): 35–55.
Published: 01 September 2013
... to this day. (EOKAB “borrowed” its name from an earlier, anti-British Cypriot group, the National Organization of Cypriot Fighters—or EOKA from the Greek spelling.) The LAOS leader hinted that he shared the view held by the overwhelming major- ity of the Greek and Greek-­Cypriot people that the only...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (4): 83–97.
Published: 01 December 2009
... organization named JITEM, which stood for Gendarme Intelligence Struggle with Terrorism in the Southeast region of Turkey. JITEM was assumed to be an active participant in the war against separatist Kurds. The Turkish military (TSK) never confirmed that such an organization existed. During the Susurluk...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (2): 47–51.
Published: 01 June 2005
... schools, mosques all over the country, cultural and entertainment centers, coffee houses, and even bilingual signs for street names and public spaces. They consider it rather impossible that Turks, once in Greece, might become a big part of the Greek labor force and business world...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (4): 115–124.
Published: 01 December 2004
... and contribute to national cultures in a region repeatedly swept by savage confl icts through the ages. They have many names: Rumani, Arumani, Vlach, Koutsovlachos (Greek), Choban (Albanian), Tsintsar or Vlasi (Slavic), Karagouni (Turkish), and more. They inhabit at least seven southeastern European...