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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (2): 77–94.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Michael B. Bishku Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2003 Michael B. Bishku is associate professor of history at Augusta State University, Georgia. Turkish-Bulgarian Relations: From Conflict and Distrust to Cooperation over Minority Issues and International Politics...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (1): 82–98.
Published: 01 March 2017
... the historical roots of the current confessional-political conflict. Second, it provides an overview of the Muslim Brotherhood – led 1979 – 82 rebellion and its defeat in Hama. Third, it discusses the role that the Muslim Brotherhood revolt plays in the current conflict. Fourth, it analyzes jihadist infighting...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (3): 72–87.
Published: 01 September 2016
... degree in regional and Israeli studies. He earned a PhD degree in political science from the International Islamic University, Malaysia, in 2015, specializing in conflict and conflict resolution, specifically focusing on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. El-fatih A. Abdelsalam is professor...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (3): 19–39.
Published: 01 September 2009
... military tradition and unresolved domestic conflicts causing political controversy at home, military reform was not just an abstract step toward democracy but a potential means to an end of resolving those same conflicts by force or threat of force. Geoffrey Wright is a US Army officer and a master's...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (3): 5–17.
Published: 01 September 2015
... of the diaspora. His memoir, The Amorgos Conspiracy , was published in 2012. He is the founder of Kulukundis Shipping Investments. Copyright 2015 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2015 eurozone crisis European dialogue political conflict Grexit Greece and Germany Conflict in the Eurozone: A View...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2007) 18 (4): 87–111.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Hasan Kösebalaban So far the prospect of Turkey.s accession to the EU has been studied with exclusive reference to Turkey.s progress in meeting the Copenhagen criteria for membership. However, as the recent electoral success of anti.Turkish European political parties and politicians suggests...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (3): 78–97.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Murat Akser The relationship between Turkish media conglomerates and the Justice and Development Party (AKP) government has shown increased conflict since 2009. The AKP, under the leadership of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has displayed increasing fear of and suspicion toward Turkey's liberal media...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (4): 55–76.
Published: 01 December 2010
... the Western Saharan conflict, but only if it genuinely advances the political, social, economic, and environmental fulfillment of the people living there. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2010 Yossef Ben-Meir is professor of sociology, Al Akhawayn University, Ifrane, Morocco. He is president of the High...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (2): 57–75.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., is disconnected from the quality of gover- nance, as it may conflict with individual rights and minorities. The argument that underpins this essay is that a politically active military over which there is very little democratic oversight can lead to distortions in both democraticness and effective civilian...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (3): 74–98.
Published: 01 September 2014
.... By then, it seemed that Greece had resolved all its major conflicts of the twentieth century. The king was removed as a force in Greek politics, rejected by the people in a plebiscite Karamanlis held as soon as he took office. Kara- manlis had as many reasons as Papandreou to wish the monarchy gone...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (4): 1–13.
Published: 01 December 2008
..., are its roles as a regional hegemon and as a participant in the political development of neighboring Iraq. Iran's policies in Iraq sometimes appear to be directly in conflict with US initiatives. In spite of considerable angry rhetoric, however, any actual evidence for Iranian hostile interaction in Iraq...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (3): 95–121.
Published: 01 September 2009
...J. Ndumbe Anyu; Samuel Moki The authors contend that the pervasiveness of piracy on the African coasts is threatening global security. Within Somalia, it is causing a disruption of food supplies, fostering internal conflict, and increasing the prices of basic commodities. Globally...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (2): 47–60.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Christopher Hemmer The increasing resources, albeit largely financial, that the European Union has committed to the Israeli-Palestinian relationship has led to increasing calls for the EU to take a greater political role in the peace process. In this essay the potential role of the EU...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 58–74.
Published: 01 March 2004
... and political commentators wondering whether federalism when paired with political liberalization is a source of rather than a cure for political conflict.3 The horrors of the Yugo- slav experience resonate most powerfully among detractors of federalism. As observed by Nancy Bermeo writing in the Journal...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (1): 137–151.
Published: 01 March 2015
... and active to the settlement of the Arab-­Israeli conflict but primarily to gain recognition and respect as one of the leading global powers. To be sure, Beijing has upgraded its political profile in the Middle East, including with regard to Arab-­Israeli relations, but only superficially...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (1): 91–110.
Published: 01 March 2000
... the sovereignty of the Republic of Cyprus (in 1959 and 1960) and provided for the creation and operation of political institutions for the new state. The primary objective of the treaty was to end conflict among Great Britain and the Greeks and Turks in Cyprus...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (2): 40–59.
Published: 01 June 2009
... as chang- ing systems, not as equilibrium systems. Within the essay are three important contributions to the VoC literature. First, by examining the politics, conflict, and power struggles among Span- ish economic and social actors, I have sought to bring the political back onto center stage.40 I...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (4): 90–105.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Diamonds, Ethnicity, and Power: The Case of Sierra Leone J. Anyu Ndumbe Since independence in 1961, Sierra Leone has had numerous ethnic and political conflicts. Like many African countries, it is home...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (4): 69–82.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., ethnic, or religious dif- ferences and can be a consequence of, or related to, political conflict.6 Given the fluid nature of these definitions (Scott Straus identifies thirteen defini- tions),7 it is understandable perhaps that criminology has struggled to inquire into this crime. This struggle...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (4): 32–48.
Published: 01 December 2009
... aggressively it would bring the conflict to the brink of war and Moscow would respond with a “wide-scale war.”2 As a result, this war unleashed power- ful transformative currents in both regional and world politics, and the tepid Western and US responses stand out for their importance in magnifying those...