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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (2): 21–45.
Published: 01 June 2003
...P. H. Liotta Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2003 P. H. Liotta is the Jerome E. Levy Chair of Economic Geography and NationalSecurity at the U.S. Naval War College. The Uncertain Certainty: Environmental Stress Indicators and the Euro-Mediterranean Space...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (4): 105–107.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Katerina Gardikas Karakatsanis Neovi M. Swarts Jonathan : American Foreign Policy towards the Colonels’ Greece: Uncertain Allies and the 1967 Coup d’État . New York : Palgrave , 2018 . 232 pages. ISBN 978-1-137-52317-4 . $85 (hardcover). © 2018 by Mediterranean Affairs...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (2): 39–58.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Peter Brock Despite the dreadful wars — and the comparable horrors of uncertain “peace” — and against the background of an almost religious knack for recurring Balkan catastrophe, there are warnings that hostilities are reviving in the former Yugoslav republics of Serbia, Croatia, and Bosnia...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 45–63.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Steven Philip Kramer; Judith S. Yaphe The Arab Spring may be a historical turning point similar to the revolutions that swept Europe in 1848. The latter also began as a seemingly invincible wave demanding democratic reforms but turned into inglorious struggles with uncertain outcomes. They reshaped...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (4): 3–15.
Published: 01 December 2003
... uncertain. This characterizes the situation for the United States in the post–11 September era. The Cold War is over. George Kennan’s Mr. X article described contain- ment as the overarching strategic concept of that era. It was straightforward and reasonably well understood at home and abroad...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (3): 1–9.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... Qaddafi was seen as an “acceptable” dictator in the fight against al Qaeda. Ironically, transitions can imbue the power of the status quo with new life if it offers the appearance of stability and security in the midst of uncertain change. This is why revolutions are invariably surprises. What...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (4): 68–75.
Published: 01 December 2003
... emanating from Iraq. The vote was 296 for, 133 against, and three members not voting. The country and Congress were told in no uncertain terms that the Bagh- dad regime, led by a ruthless dictator, possessed weapons of mass destruc- tion (WMD)—no ifs, ands, or buts—and that it was capable...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2008) 19 (3): 6–22.
Published: 01 September 2008
... are not pleased that largely Croatian areas remain part of the Bosnian state instead of being allowed to join Croatia —  which they would most likely do if given a free choice. Bringing Albania into NATO is even more ill advised. Albania’s political stability remains highly uncertain, as the country...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (2): 1–4.
Published: 01 June 2013
... of competition are being expressed today. In Syria, there is a civil war raging between Bashar al-­Assad’s government forces and Syrian rebels. In Libya, Muammar al-­Gaddafi’s dictatorship of more than four decades has given way to an uncertain future, simmering with animosi- ties. In Egypt, the epicenter...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (3): 135–137.
Published: 01 September 2016
... and turbulence with uncertain outcomes. The current conflagration could ultimately remake the map of North Africa and the Middle East; many of the nations and states currently in the Middle East may not be there in the coming decades, due to war, migration, and state collapse. Indeed...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (4): 56–67.
Published: 01 December 2003
... of events whose ending is uncertain. But the more immediate effects are apparent: American efforts to shape the political evolution of Middle Eastern countries using both overt and covert means, the unilateral under- taking of warfare in the name of preempting future attacks, and the waning...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (4): 1–4.
Published: 01 December 2013
... a threatening Soviet Union and an uncertain and paternalistic United States, upon which Western Europe depended for its security, Europe’s geopolitical position would be reasserted through closer ties with Africa, which according to some European leaders at the time would play a key role economically...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (1): 15–26.
Published: 01 March 2011
... unrest among the Uighurs, the situation in Tibet, and the uncertain future of Taiwan? These all are consequential challenges to the ruling elite. Clinging to a system that has evolved very little politically and does not allow freedom in the public square will be challenging. One senior Chinese...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (3): 1–4.
Published: 01 September 2015
... European security by providing a hedge against the European continent’s dependency on Russian energy supplies, which increasingly look uncertain given the Ukraine crisis and Russia’s new geopolitical assertiveness. Moving westward, Yossef Ben-­Meir explores the complexities of devel- opment...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2003) 14 (3): 12–24.
Published: 01 September 2003
.... As of spring 2003, with an uncertain and fluid situation that continues to be fluid and uncertain, OPEC, Russian, French, and even British opposition will be reinforced by the refusal of major U.S. oil companies to engage in business unless and until an interna- tionally recognized Iraqi government stands up...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (4): 149–152.
Published: 01 December 2016
... conviction that the problems are deep and the country is likely to face an uncertain future unless “we face what really brought us here.” In his view, this has yet to happen. DOI 10.1215/10474552-3817365 Dennis Ross: Doomed to Succeed: The U.SIsrael Relationship from Truman to Obama. New York...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (2): 12–17.
Published: 01 June 2010
... and Afghanistan as well as shock from the global recession. It seems Americans currently spend less time thinking about Europe than about Asia or Latin America and perhaps think less well of European countries than in previous times. Thus the fate of the “Euro-Atlantic” political brand remains uncertain. ...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (3): 98–114.
Published: 01 September 2012
.... Respondents believe that the use of technologies in production and distribution processes can motivate other immigrants to become entrepreneurs in Greece. Promising Start, Uncertain Future Immigrant entrepreneurship in Greece is a new and evolving phenomenon. Research on this topic...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (1): 5–21.
Published: 01 March 2016
... leadership frequently are categorized as uncertain- ties, because the direction of leadership is not cast in stone. While many fear a Sino-­American conflict in the future, for example, that outcome is hardly a probability. Rather, it is more useful to frame this driver in the form of a question...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2007) 18 (1): 12–27.
Published: 01 March 2007
... possible blackmail, this fear has some validity. Because of the uncertain reliability of the protection afforded by the US umbrella for some US allies and client states in the Middle East, there is a very real prospect that if Iran develops a nuclear arsenal, sooner or later such countries...