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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2016) 27 (2): 67–88.
Published: 01 June 2016
.... Pioneering academic work on refugees and assimilation limns the essential choices policy makers have: (1) throw open the gates to Europe and hope new Muslims citizens will eventually assimilate, (2) exclude Muslim immigrants and try to subordinate Islamic beliefs to European norms for those already in Europe...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2003) 14 (3): 41–77.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Heritage. Roumani was the first secretary-general of the World Organization of Jews from Arab Countries (WOJAC). He has written extensively on Jews from Arab countries and their integration into Israel. The Silent Refugees: Jews from Arab Countries Maurice M. Roumani...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2012) 23 (4): 135–137.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Erik Goldstein Erik Goldstein is professor of international relations and history at Boston University. Psomiades Harry J. : Fridtjof Nansen and the Greek Refugee Crisis, 1922–1924 . Chicago : Asia Minor and Pontos Hellenic Research Center , 2011 . 160 pages . ISBN 978-1...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2018) 29 (1): 36–47.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Mary Bossis; Nikolaos Lampas Increased refugee flows in Greece have raised concerns in Greek society about the potential threat of refugee radicalization. This essay assesses that potential based on theoretical approaches. It finds that the living conditions in refugee camps as well as negative...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2018) 29 (4): 77–94.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Nikolaos Lampas Since 2013, Greece, along with the rest of Europe, has experienced a rapid increase in refugee flows. The sudden influx of refugees has had a negative impact on the perception of Greek society regarding their potential threat. According to a 2016 survey, 55 percent of Greeks believe...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2014) 25 (3): 40–51.
Published: 01 September 2014
... has characterized the intractability of the conflict in the past, including the future of Jerusalem, the Palestinian refugees, Israel’s national security concerns, and, in particular, the psychological dimension behind these conflicting issues, still remain in play. That intractability has been...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2015) 26 (2): 115–127.
Published: 01 June 2015
... neighboring Serbia. The bitter memory held by these Serb survivors of the Ustashe regime, in particular the refugees, constituted a subversive force throughout the period of the second Yugoslavia, culminating in the Yugoslav Wars between 1991 and 1995. Shyamal Kataria holds a PhD in political science...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2016) 27 (2): 89–100.
Published: 01 June 2016
... non-oil-producing states struggled to provide better living conditions to their populations. Meanwhile, the war in Syria continued, the Islamic State (ISIS) was extending its efforts to establish a caliphate, and a massive influx of refugees was reaching Central Europe seeking asylum. In this context...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2018) 29 (1): 48–69.
Published: 01 March 2018
... structure approach in several instances, with special reference to the so-called refugee crisis during 2015–16. It argues that there is no simple and straightforward connection between immigration and an increase of extremism, and that even sudden and massive immigration flows is not a sufficient condition...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2018) 29 (4): 19–31.
Published: 01 December 2018
... cauldron of chaos and human suffering. Rival, mostly Islamist militias vie for power in a multisided civil war. There is a vast flow of desperate refugees trying to get across the Mediterranean to Europe, many of whom perish in the attempt. Libya is a case study in how good intentions are not enough in...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2017) 28 (2): 30–52.
Published: 01 June 2017
... political science at Hofstra University, New York. Her research and publications focus on migration, civil society, and the democratization process in the western Balkans and southeastern Europe. Copyright 2017 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2017 refugees immigrants emigration Greek political...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2004) 15 (2): 47–57.
Published: 01 June 2004
... implicit nature of the strategy, there does appear to be a rough consensus that the primary Palestinian objectives are 1. an independent homeland that is recognized as an independent state, 2. satisfaction of the claims of the Palestinian refugees who fled or were driven from their homes during...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2016) 27 (4): 1.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., and local levels struggle with the trifecta of an ongoing refugee crisis, all-­too-­ frequent terrorist incidents, and unshakeable economic lethargy. The essays presented here examine the expanding roles and growing responsibilities of the European Parliament as well as national and regional...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2004) 15 (4): 72–87.
Published: 01 December 2004
... immigration policy: (1) to facilitate family reunifi cation, (2) to fulfi ll humanitarian obligations and accept refugees, and (3) to foster economic development.7 This act compelled the development of an immigration plan, thus forcing an ongoing consultation process with pro- vincial governments...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2016) 27 (1): 22–29.
Published: 01 March 2016
...-­term and long-­term challenges for Europe, ranging from the current refugee crisis to the rise of emerging powers that express their ambitions at sea, should force decision makers in Brussels and national capitals to rethink European stakes in the maritime domain. And nowhere is this more true...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2009) 20 (1): 119–144.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Malta office, to the author. Lampedusa, or the Canary Islands, which also have been confronted with a growth in illegal immigration, Malta does not have a “hinterland” into which it could distribute the migrants arriving on its territory. As Maltese policy makers...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2013) 24 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Pagedas: From the Editor  3 Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay. UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres has estimated that the number of Syrian refugees being displaced by the fighting had already reached 1 million people.2 Moreover, the UN confirmed reports coming out of the...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2014) 25 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Constantine A. Pagedas “Now the island lies in ruins, it is partially occupied, untold refugees have been created, and the American Ambassador has been killed.”1 Thus wrote the late Greek American James Pyrros, political aide to Congressman Luc- ien Nedzi, in his diary as tensions on the island of...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2014) 25 (4): 107–123.
Published: 01 December 2014
... years ago, Jordan was the world’s fourth-poorest country in terms of water resources. Now, struggling to cope with the influx of over three thousand Syrian refugees a day, Jordan is the third poorest. The World Health Organization estimates that a person needs one thousand cubic 1. Andres...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2012) 23 (4): 137–140.
Published: 01 December 2012
... 978-0-1997-9526-0 . $27.95 ( hardcover ). Copyright 2012 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2012 Reviews Harry J. Psomiades: Fridtjof Nansen and the Greek Refugee Crisis, 1922 –  1924. Chicago: Asia Minor and Pontos Hellenic Research Center, 2011. 160 pages...