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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (2): 126–129.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Robert J. Pranger Ali Shakoori: The State and Rural Development in Post-Revolutionary Iran . New York and Hampshire, UK: Palgrave, 2001. 217 pages. ISBN 0-333-77613-5. $65. Robert J. Pranger is a private consultant specializing in the management of international resources. He was formerly...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (3): 67–93.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... Human development is examined in the context of free trade, with particular attention paid to rural areas, where most poverty is concentrated. Yossef Ben-Meir is president of the High Atlas Foundation, a Moroccan-US nonprofit organization dedicated to grassroots development in Morocco. The views...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (2): 123–125.
Published: 01 June 2002
... be, but her book is cer- tainly evidence that looking at questions from a perspective of literature, gender, and culture can be productive and offer fresh and insightful dimensions. 126 Mediterranean Quarterly: Spring 2002 Ali Shakoori: The State and Rural Development in Post-Revolutionary Iran. New...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (2): 129–132.
Published: 01 June 2002
... that looking at questions from a perspective of literature, gender, and culture can be productive and offer fresh and insightful dimensions. 126 Mediterranean Quarterly: Spring 2002 Ali Shakoori: The State and Rural Development in Post-Revolutionary Iran. New York and Hampshire, UK: Palgrave, 2001. 217...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (4): 55–76.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Instructive Experiences in Rural Development (West Hartford, CT: Kumarian, 1998), 39. 12. King Mohammed VI, “Full Text of the King’s Speech on Occasion of 34th Anniversary of the Green March,” Agence Mahgreb Arabe Presse, 6 November 2009, www.map.ma/eng/sections/ speeches/full_text_of_hm_the1682/view...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (3): 38–54.
Published: 01 September 2004
...-generated electricity, and artisan crafts. It is pos- sible to estimate that the relatively small amount of $3 billion for similar community-designed development projects would be suffi cient to bring pros- perity to Morocco’s rural population of 13 million people in a country of 30 million.3 What...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 83–106.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... Center ver- sus periphery, modern versus traditional, liberal versus conservative, leftist versus rightist, urbanite versus rural, secular versus religious: however one describes it, a deep cleavage emerged between these two groups with respect to lifestyles, worldviews, and political preferences...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 160–163.
Published: 01 September 2005
... persuading the people of northern Greece and the government in Athens that its sole objective was the improvement of the Greek rural population. Much of the Houses’ success stemmed from their ability to infuse their Greek col- leagues and students with a sense of mission that radiated outward...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 163–166.
Published: 01 September 2005
... persuading the people of northern Greece and the government in Athens that its sole objective was the improvement of the Greek rural population. Much of the Houses’ success stemmed from their ability to infuse their Greek col- leagues and students with a sense of mission that radiated outward...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (3): 166–170.
Published: 01 September 2005
... persuading the people of northern Greece and the government in Athens that its sole objective was the improvement of the Greek rural population. Much of the Houses’ success stemmed from their ability to infuse their Greek col- leagues and students with a sense of mission that radiated outward...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (4): 112–139.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of Portugal.8 Furthermore, the regional contribution to the migration fl ow was also distinctive. Most overseas migra- tion proceeded from the rural areas, while those going elsewhere in Europe 7. Baganha, “Portuguese Emigration after WWII,” 190–1. 8. Ferreira do Amaral, 241. 118 Mediterranean...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (3): 65–85.
Published: 01 September 2006
... manifest themselves very slowly. Very poor people, espec­ially in the rural South, rely for their survival on only one or two c­rops, thus fail- ing to replenish the c­ruc­ial elements in their food that c­ome by eating a vari- ety of foods. This potential — that higher CO2 in the atmosphere c­an...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (1): 15–26.
Published: 01 March 2011
... to me a few years ago, the rural Chinese know not only how you live in Paris and New York City, but they also know how we live in Beijing, Shanghai, and 1. Mark Leonard, What Does China Think? (New York: Public Affairs, 2008), 15. 2. Stefan Halper, The Beijing Consensus: How China’s Authoritarian...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (4): 88–99.
Published: 01 December 2004
... permits is more than 150,000. Annually, the total number of those seeking asylum in Turkey is around 5,000. While the fl ows of external emigration and immigration are taking place, Turkey also experiences mass internal migration, with thousands of people coming from rural to urban areas each year...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 64–82.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... Some left-­wing student leaders combined forces with secret groups in the army, aided by ideologues expounding military-­led social- ist revolution, and mounted their opposition to the government forces.20 In 1970 and 1971, student groups started engaging in urban and rural guerrilla warfare...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (3): 75–94.
Published: 01 September 2004
... of Antiquity: The Case of Rural Ana- tolia and Greece,” Harvard Theological Review 78, nos. 3–4 (1985): 345–9. 6. Zosimos, New History 4.59.1–3, ed. Ludovicus Mendelssohn (Hildesheim: Georg Olms, 1963), 215–6. Vallianatos: Christians and the Classics: War against Reason 79 and political...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (3): 144–163.
Published: 01 September 2000
..., this socioeconomic pat- tern continues to plague the Balkan scene. The Rural World: Underdevelopment and Free-Holding Peasantry Underdevelopment is a common feature of all the Balkan nation-states (Roma- nia...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (4): 81–93.
Published: 01 December 2011
... of Latin America — had never gained the widespread social base in rural areas of Cuba that it had in some other countries. Christian belief was strong in prerevolutionary Cuba, but the Catholic Church failed to build a grassroots base throughout rural parts of the country, where popular forms...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (2): 66–84.
Published: 01 June 2005
... resulting from this poor quality of life, but they have succeeded where the state failed. In many urban slums and rural areas, Islamists have established charity clinics and private tutoring centers with minimal, symbolic charges and direct contact with the popula- 16. “When Taming Is Infl aming...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (3): 122–125.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Western part of the country including Istanbul, the European part of Turkey, and the Aegean coast. The other, almost inde- pendent area would be the rural areas of Anatolia, the Black Sea, and the southwest. The latter area would become much more of a rural, traditional Islamic society and might...