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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (1): 42–62.
Published: 01 March 2008
... and numerous articles on the Middle East. Nation Building in a War Zone: The US Record in Iraq, 2003 – 2007 Mohamed A. El-Khawas When the United States invaded Iraq and toppled Saddam Hussein’s regime in 2003, the Pentagon had not yet drawn...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (1): 34–47.
Published: 01 March 2006
... . The Imperial Lure: Nation Building as a US Response to Terrorism Ted Galen Carpenter The concept of nation building has a long pedigree in US foreign policy. It was an identifiable feature of Washington’s dealings with the colonial empire it acquired in the Spanish...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (2): 1–22.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Galen Ted Carpenter Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2000 Ted Galen Carpenter is vice president for defense and foreign policy studies at the Cato Institute in Washington, D.C. MQ 11.2-01.carpenter 4/10/00 11:30 AM Page 1 Jackboot Nation Building...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (1): 57–80.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Gary T. Dempsey Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2001 Gary T. Dempsey is a foreign policy analyst at the Cato Institute and coauthor with Roger W. Fontaine of a forthcoming book on the United States'recent efforts at nation building. MQ 12.1-06 Dempsey 1/23/01 1:34 PM Page 57...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (3): 11–32.
Published: 01 September 2018
..., and durable features in this renewed process of Turkish national-identity formation and nation building. Kemalism collective memory Turkish identity Erdogan Copyright 2018 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2018 ...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (3): 4–33.
Published: 01 September 2012
...—particularly the post–World War II prosecution of small imperial brushfire wars and nation building. Ivan Eland is the author of Recarving Rushmore: Ranking the Presidents on Peace, Prosperity, and Liberty , among other books. He is currently a senior fellow at the Independent Institute. Copyright...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (3): 42–52.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... The inchoate elements of the insurgency provide slim founda- tions for nation building. Libya, more than sixty years after acquiring independence, remains a not very appealing work in progress. It is riven by ethnic and tribal rivalries, jealousies afflict provincial relations, and class divisions...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (4): 52–76.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Ihsan Yilmaz Turkey’s Justice and Development Party (AKP) governments have managed to remove Kemalism only to replace it with an Islamist nation-building and social-engineering project that is as, if not more, authoritarian, conservative, and regressive than the Kemalist one. The Turkish education...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (1): 105–110.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Ross Wilson Moves to resume the United Nations-led Cyprus peace talks in 2014 have given hope of an end to the island’s long-lived division. Factors that shape the prospects for progress now include the February 2013 election of a new, prosettlement Cypriot government and the discovery of offshore...
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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 (2009) 20 (2): 40–59.
Published: 01 June 2009
... and weaknesses of both nations and regions, and act accordingly.39 Conclusion In this essay I have sought to analyze the impact that different institutional settings have on business activities and also the possibility for building coor- dination capacity in countries that lack...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (2): 15–20.
Published: 01 June 2003
... produce a wider crisis. The peaceful scenario that determined the outcome of the nation-building process in Czechoslovakia, could not be effectuated in the Yugoslav case. The reasons are many; some are traceable to the economic sphere, others to the complexity of the nation-building process under...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (3): 88–98.
Published: 01 September 2008
... and occupying Iraq, it must be remembered that conserva- tives threw barbs at similar nation-building efforts by Bill Clinton, who used the US military to intervene in Somalia, Haiti, Bosnia, and Kosovo. And US interventionism did not stop there. Although there were sporadic US inter- ventions (especially...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (4): 42–55.
Published: 01 December 2003
... in nation building, that is, the reshaping of societies to make them open and demo- cratic—rather, that should be left to the UN and local powers; and 3. that the president of the United States should not personally get deeply involved in negotiating peace between Israel and the Palestinians...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (3): 144–163.
Published: 01 September 2000
... point to the consid- erable achievements of the Balkan states in nation building and state build- Victor Roudometof is assistant professor of sociology at the American College of Thessaloniki, Greece, and visiting research associate with the Department...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (1): 5–13.
Published: 01 March 2012
... both democracy and development, it was evident that nationwide grass- roots efforts would be needed to supplement the central government’s efforts. Civil society would also have to be encouraged and supported. The United States, in short, became committed to nation building. The operational...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (2): 53–71.
Published: 01 June 2006
... of the empire’s power visvis the European nation-states.26 This process was intensified and put into a more systematic form after the War of Independence and the foundation of the new Turkish Republic in 1923, under the leadership of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk. Nation building and state building characterized...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (1): 113–117.
Published: 01 March 2014
... its ambitious effort to restore the art of the church. Although not covered in the volume, this effort was perhaps supported by the Cypriot government as a way to advance its own nationbuilding efforts as a newly independent state. The volume is richly illustrated throughout, and one...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (1): 111–113.
Published: 01 March 2014
... of Cyprus in 1960, when Dumbarton Oaks launched its ambitious effort to restore the art of the church. Although not covered in the volume, this effort was perhaps supported by the Cypriot government as a way to advance its own nationbuilding efforts as a newly independent state. The volume...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2007) 18 (2): 85–106.
Published: 01 June 2007
...,” “peace support operations,” “stability operations,” “counterin- surgency,” and “nation building.” Each of these operations has been closely scrutinized by the intervening governments, international organizations, non- governmental organizations, think tanks, and an army of scholars and policy...