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Mediterranean Quarterly (2007) 18 (4): 17–35.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Robert Olson This essay argues that from the first of January 2007 to Turkey.s general elections on 22 July the ruling Justice and Development Party.s (AKP) major focus was on the .Iraq project. rather than the established .EU project.. The Iraq project refers to the challenge of Kurdish...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (1): 98–118.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Ndumbe and Moki: The Cameroon–South Korea Diamond Project  99 The Cameroon – South Korea (Mobilong) Diamond Project and Its Implication for Sustainable Development in Cameroon J. Ndumbe Anyu and Samuel B. Moki After almost eight decades under...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (2): 46–59.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Project: Thinking Outside the Box Donald R. Norland Its a telling commentary on our time that nations can be propelled from obscurity to prominence by the simple announcement that oil deposits have been discovered on their territory. Such has been the case in Chad where...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (2): 11–38.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Athanasios Moulakis Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2005 Athanasios Moulakis is director of the Institute of Mediterranean Studies,University of Lugano, Switzerland. The Mediterranean Region: Reality, Delusion, or Euro-Mediterranean Project...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (2): 61–84.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Stephen Blank; Younkyoo Kim Many see the western Balkans as the back yard of Europe. As the promise and reality of regional economic integration has weakened, however, Russia has returned to the area to play its historically important regional role. In the Balkans, a Russian or Russifying project...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (1): 71–96.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Sultan Tepe Many of the urban renewal projects (URPs) in consolidating democracies are not market-led projects but rather projects initiated by the state and implemented by the private sector. Promising to improve urban poor regions with URPs poses unique challenges and opportunities to residents...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (4): 5–18.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Peo Hansen; Stefan Jonsson In response to a widespread idea of the European Union as a “peace project,” an idea disseminated especially after the EU received the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize, this essay retrieves some of the historical causes of the foundation of the European Economic Community (EEC...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (1): 96–119.
Published: 01 March 2018
.... The inclusion of the country and its infrastructure in several gas and oil supply projects in the Balkan Peninsula in recent years, however, has enhanced Albania’s significance. Projected outcomes indicate a fairly poor future for the oil sector but a relatively strong potential for future development...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (2): 70–80.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Yossef Ben-Meir Morocco’s approach to implementing projects that preserve its multicultural identity integrates opportunities to advance sustainable development. The strategy is to identify ways to not only preserve culturally significant locations and knowledge but to also advance livelihoods...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (3): 63–81.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Aylin Unver Noi In this article, Turkey’s and the European Union’s foreign policy approaches to the Middle East and North Africa region are analyzed by focusing on “normative power” and “soft power” concepts, the historical relations among the countries of the region, and the projects developed...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (4): 43–67.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Nadine Mourad Sika This essay examines the structural economic reform measures undertaken in the Arab world in the past two decades. Developmental projects in the region have attained growth in gross domestic product, higher levels of human capital, and stable governments. These, however, have been...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (3): 99–122.
Published: 01 September 2014
... organizations; and an analysis of a sample of government- and nongovernment-funded projects. The essay analyzes the empirical material based on the dichotomy of charity-based versus humanrights-based development and examines how these two development paradigms overlap with—and differ from—the Catholic/secular...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (1): 40–58.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Giovanni B. Andornino This essay analyzes Sino-Italian relations against the background of the increasing salience of the West Asia and North Africa region in Rome’s and Beijing’s strategic calculus. As China projects westward through its New Silk Road strategy, culminating at the intersection...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (3): 67–93.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and environmental projects they most need. Morocco has created a number of essential national frameworks for promoting such development, but their implementation is inadequate due to a lack of financing, of effective training, and of the application of methods that promote communal dialogue and democratic planning...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (1): 97–121.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Cairo's insistence that its “historic rights” to the Nile be preserved and the belligerent response by Egyptian politicians to Ethiopia's inauguration of the Millennium Project in the spring of 2013. A careful survey of recent relations between the two states demonstrates that the dispute retains a high...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (3): 88–104.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Office as an essential component of the empire's strategy and legitimacy in its sphere of influence. Although the project was eventually not realized due to the outbreak of the Second World War, its significance lies in the demonstration of the British grand strategy in the eastern Mediterranean during...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (2): 106–124.
Published: 01 June 2017
... for the implementation of such a project. An analysis of these relations sheds light on policymakers' options. EU Energy Security and Turkey’s Contribution to the Southern Energy Corridor George Koukoudakis There is no doubt that, over the past several decades, energy has become an integral aspect...
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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 (2007) 18 (4): 131–148.
Published: 01 December 2007
... project or otherwise. Having said that, Turkey.s own domestic shortcomings, like the Kurdish/PKK issue, the ambivilance toward the implementation of secularism in the country, its recently marked vicissitudes in its relations with the EU and the US, the unfavorable regional circumstances...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (2): 26–39.
Published: 01 June 2009
... neighbors has become increasingly prominent. The central place of environmental projects in the Union for the Mediterranean, launched in July 2008, is the clearest indication of the growing place of the environment in Mediterranean cooperation. Growing public and political awareness of environmental...