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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (1): 70–95.
Published: 01 March 2018
... are linked to the food crisis facing the country, and the traditional notions of self-reliance and self-sufficiency are inadequate solutions. In the Jordanian context, agriculture would not provide food security and, on the contrary, would make the process prohibitive and unsustainable in the long run...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (1): 102–115.
Published: 01 March 2006
... statement in fall 2002 was indicative of the US objective in Afghanistan to ensure progress toward constitutional democracy and economic self-sufficiency.31 These dual objectives have been an inherent part of US foreign policy since the Second World War, most notably in the developing world...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (3): 115–122.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... Though limited, the two historical experiences formed the basis for a policy of self-sufficiency and military neutrality akin to the models of Switzerland and Austria. And even though Slovenia’s accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s Partnership for Peace program neutralized some...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 107–123.
Published: 01 December 2014
... food shortages. As the recent outbreak of the Arab Spring showed, a shortfall of food and a rise in the prices of staple items can have a devastating impact on the stability of the entire region. Even the seemingly selfsufficient Persian Gulf states, those sources of oil...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (3): 6–37.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., maybe the most influential and success- ful practitioner of mercantilism, was the French statesman Jean-­Baptiste Col- bert (1619 – 83), who served as comptroller general of finances for Louis XIV of France. Colbert’s aim was to make France economically selfsufficient. He encouraged the growth...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (4): 93–96.
Published: 01 December 2010
... of civilian society and more credible Afghan institutions. As soon as the Afghan State and the armed forces attain that degree of selfsufficiency that we will help them to acquire, the coun- try should begin to walk on its own feet without the presence of foreign forces.” Whether even...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (4): 97–100.
Published: 01 December 2010
... of civilian society and more credible Afghan institutions. As soon as the Afghan State and the armed forces attain that degree of selfsufficiency that we will help them to acquire, the coun- try should begin to walk on its own feet without the presence of foreign forces.” Whether even...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (2): 38–46.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... The ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolu- tionary Democratic Front dominates the local, national, and federal offices. Human rights conditions are poor in both Ethiopia and Eritrea, according to human rights organizations and the U.S. State Department. Poor agricultural policies are also impeding self...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (1): 54–64.
Published: 01 March 2014
... resources in its energy sys- tem, so that the island may gradually become energy selfsufficient. Energy infrastructure is essential for the exploitation of Cyprus’s hydro­ carbon deposits as well as of deposits that have been or are expected to be discovered in the wider eastern Mediterranean...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (3): 34–51.
Published: 01 September 2012
... with gasoline and committed an act of self-­immolation in pro- test over a government official he believed had deprived him of his right to earn a living.1 Within days, citizens took to the streets of Tunis demanding reform from the government headed by Zine el Abidine Ben Ali, an authori- tarian leader...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (2): 123–125.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of Mediterranean Quarterly. Reviews 127 far from successful” in achieving the revolutionary regime’s original objective of self- sufficiency by 1990. In broader terms, he concludes, “Most agricultural and rural poli- cies initiated after the revolution...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (2): 126–129.
Published: 01 June 2002
... far from successful” in achieving the revolutionary regime’s original objective of self- sufficiency by 1990. In broader terms, he concludes, “Most agricultural and rural poli- cies initiated after the revolution were politically motivated, and once the short-term political objectives had been...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (2): 129–132.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... Reviews 127 far from successful” in achieving the revolutionary regime’s original objective of self- sufficiency by 1990. In broader terms, he concludes, “Most agricultural and rural poli- cies initiated after the revolution were politically motivated, and once the short-term political objectives...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (2): 130–132.
Published: 01 June 2003
... standards and solutions.” They had no problem with Western science and technology but stressed Islam’s self-sufficiency and the need for a new interpretation and application of Islam to meet the challenges of modernity. According to Esposito, al Banna advocated jihad against European colonizers and later...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (2): 132–137.
Published: 01 June 2003
... societal ills and decline on European imperialism and Westernized elites. They were critical of the modernizing strategy, which tended “to Westernize Islam, to recast Islam in light of Western standards and solutions.” They had no problem with Western science and technology but stressed Islam’s self...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (2): 137–140.
Published: 01 June 2003
... standards and solutions.” They had no problem with Western science and technology but stressed Islam’s self-sufficiency and the need for a new interpretation and application of Islam to meet the challenges of modernity. According to Esposito, al Banna advocated jihad against European colonizers and later...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (4): 140–160.
Published: 01 December 2000
... contains exceptionally fertile lands, has been converted into a NATO military base. Hence, damage to the Serbian agri- culture might have alarming long-term consequences to the nation, which has been self-sufficient and even an agricultural product exporter...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (4): 106–119.
Published: 01 December 2001
... for up to one year “combat forces which are militarily self-sufficient up to Corps level with necessary command, control and intelligence capabilities, logis- tics, combat support and other combat service support (up to 50,000– 60,000 men) and appropriate naval...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (4): 74–87.
Published: 01 December 2002
..., and social self-sufficiency, which would pave the way for a transition from a shaky subsistence existence to an industrial economy. The paradox surrounding such hopes is that a total transformation from reliance on primary products to finished processing...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (2): 113–137.
Published: 01 June 2009
... military supremacy does not seem to be a priority. The current policy for China’s military is a strategy of self-sufficiency and the promotion of a defensive strategy. Many argue that China’s military has no desire to be used for imperial purposes. China pre- fers to interact with the United States...