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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2000) 11 (4): 71–83.
Published: 01 December 2000
...: Past, Present, and Future Robert S. Merrillees Until the establishment of the Cyprus American Archaeological Research Institute (CAARI) in Nicosia in 1979, there had existed no foreign schools of its kind in Cyprus. In this...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2003) 14 (1): 32–41.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Burton M. Sapin Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2003 Burton M. Sapin is dean emeritus of the Elliott School of International Relations, the George Washington University, and coauthor of the seminal work Foreign Policy Decision Making . In Search of Policy Lessons from the Past...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2007) 18 (4): 36–52.
Published: 01 December 2007
... policies are formulated. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2007 What Is Public Diplomacy? Past Practices, Present Conduct, Possible Future Walter R. Roberts On 15 October 2001, five weeks after the tragic events of 9/11, the Washing- ton Post carried a front-page...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2011) 22 (4): 46–61.
Published: 01 December 2011
... presents the views of its authors and does not necessarily represent those of the US Department of State. Copyright 2011 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2011 Miller and Cleverley: Greece’s Struggle to Escape the Past  47 Greece’s Struggle to Escape the Past: A View from...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2015) 26 (2): 63–79.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Aristotle Tziampiris This essay presents the major factors that make up the framework in which Greek foreign policy operates and explores whether they have any connections to past centuries, especially to Antiquity. They include Greece’s consequential geographical location between East and West...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2016) 27 (2): 5–27.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Nick Danforth Since its demise, the Ottoman Empire has been repeatedly reinvented. This essay traces the diverse and often unexpected ways that Ottoman history has served divergent political agendas over the past century, exploring the empire's progression from religious to secular to pious and...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2008) 19 (1): 80–96.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Anthony N. Celso The presence of al Qaeda in the Maghreb (AQIM) may be interpreted as the opening of a new front in the cause of international jihad. However, terrorist activity in North Africa is not new, for the region has been convulsed by past jihadist insurgencies. The essay argues that AQIM...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2018) 29 (3): 117–130.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Tiago A. Ferreira Lopes In 1993, Piotr Sztompka stated that some post-Soviet societies were doomed to suffer from “civilizational incompetence.” The key argument was that the vision of a golden past acts as a deterrence mechanism against the future. Modernization is resisted not because of its...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2007) 18 (4): 1–16.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Norman Bowen Nicholas Sarkozy.s campaign documents and speeches reveal more continuity than rupture with past French foreign policy. The US will welcome his support for missile defense and possible unilateral action outside of the UN. However, like previous French presidents, Sarkozy extolled...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2009) 20 (1): 15–30.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Doug Bandow For the past decade, the United States has been promoting national transformation in the Balkans. In pushing the independence of Kosovo, Washington policy makers apparently believed that Serbia would acquiesce, most nations would recognize the newest independent state, and Russia would...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2009) 20 (3): 19–39.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Geoffrey Wright The attempt of the Georgian government to reform and restructure its military forces in the past ten years demonstrates the difficulty of conducting Western-style defense reform in postconflict states, which have not seen a formal end to armed conflict. Western-style reforms were...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2009) 20 (1): 69–76.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Richard L. Jackson The inauguration of President Barack Obama offers a historic opportunity to reshape America's interface with the world at large and to undo errors of commission, omission, and neglect of the past decade. US assets undervalued and underused in recent years will be rediscovered...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2009) 20 (2): 95–112.
Published: 01 June 2009
... captured Mogadishu with little resistance from the ICU. The Ethiopian intervention has led to more chaos and instability in Somalia over the past two years. In November 2008, the Ethiopian government announced that its forces would pull out of Somalia by the end of 2008. In June 2008, the Transitional...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2010) 21 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2010
... more from Western fears and the legacy of past experience than from actual trends in terrorism. The real threat is more diffuse and decentralized, not embodied in any one group or piece of territory, and has more malleable goals and tactics. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2010 Paul R. Pillar is visiting...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2010) 21 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 March 2010
... American interests and objectives do not coincide. It must be noted that Europe needs to be more effective internally and in its dealings with the United States. Nevertheless, past experience teaches the United States that this irreplaceable relationship will continue to develop not from more formalistic...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2010) 21 (2): 61–77.
Published: 01 June 2010
.... Nevertheless, one thing is abundantly clear: the active participation of the Taliban has aided and abetted opium cultivation on a scale unmatched by anything Afghanistan has seen in the past. Papaver soniferum, or poppy, is the lifeblood of the Taliban insurgency. Once the Taliban's financial arteries linked...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2010) 21 (3): 86–103.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of the communist past, which had produced hostile irredentist dogma. Copyright 2010 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2010 George C. Papavizas is a retired research scientist of the US Department of Agricultures Agricultural Research Service. He is the author of Blood and Tears, Greece 1940–1949...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2010) 21 (4): 7–18.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Ivo Josipović The president of the Republic of Croatia analyzes the progress made by his country since the end of the Balkan conflicts. He points to its progress toward European integration and provides advice for Croatia's neighbors on how to heal past wounds by looking to a future of cooperation...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2011) 22 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Robert J. Pranger Looking back on Yugoslavia's break-up and the subsequent warfare involving Bosnian Muslims, Croats, Albanians (Kosovars), and Serbs, two constants seem fundamental over the past two decades: Slobodan Milosevic and the ascension of Islam to independent statehood. Most academic and...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2011) 22 (1): 41–60.
Published: 01 March 2011
... of years later, another five hundred thousand Albanian speakers had immigrated to Greece after 1985. The data show that Greeks and Albanians have a long-term kinship, but this is obscured by linguistic and religious differences. Understanding this common past may strengthen contemporary political...