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Published: 01 September 2015
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (4): 87–90.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Christopher Hitchens This essay is adapted from the keynote lecture at Thinking in Dark Times, A Conference in Honor of Hannah Arendt on the 100th Anniversary of Her Birth, sponsored by Bard College in October 2006. © 2007 World Policy Institute 2007 World Policy Institute ...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 31–35.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Eddie Bruce-Jones Oury Jalloh, an asylum-seeker from Sierra Leone, burned to death chained to a mattress in a German holding cell. Eddie Bruce-Jones , a senior legal lecturer at University of London’s Birkbeck College School of Law, writes that the myriad mistakes in the investigation...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 8–14.
Published: 01 September 2017
... and subsidizing DNA testing that could hold the men responsible for financial support. Nara Milanich, an associate professor of history at Barnard College, describes how these policies have been shaped not by the wishes of low-income mothers but by the political agendas of neoliberal states. Costa Rica’s law...
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Published: 01 September 2017
Mai, a dentist in Jeddah, wears the wedding dress she wore 15 years ago. “I married my college classmate in dental school. Sharing two children and a happy marriage, we finally bought our dream house. The day after signing the lease, he died in a motorcycle accident. Then, my father died. I More
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (2): 85–99.
Published: 01 June 2006
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 79–89.
Published: 01 December 2002
... to ensure that as the Financial Times reported, “successful “if a person has applied for a student visa, reform of Pakistan’s education system” fell they actually go to college or university.” squarely within Washington’s diplomatic This allayed but did not dispel fears of a interest. At issue...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 16–25.
Published: 01 June 2013
...: The Broken Promises of Education, Jobs, and Incomes (2011). © World Policy Institute 2013 2013 World Policy Institute Pankaj Kaushal The 2008 financial crisis wiped trillions of dollars off the value of the world’s financial markets, but it did little to halt the explosion in college...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 29–38.
Published: 01 June 2013
... local hukou to take the college entrance examination locally by 2016 if they have attended local high schools and if their parents are legally registered temporary residents with over three years of social insurance payment to the provincial government. (Under current rules, students who hope to take...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 87–88.
Published: 01 December 2001
... subscribers. Yet in this celebration of history it struck some of us that too little was said about the origins of the Electoral College, about federalism, or about a notable American historian, C. Vann Woodward. As certain as yeast rises, every four years a good many Americans are surprised to learn...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 37–43.
Published: 01 June 2005
... of the U.S. Army War College and adjunct professor of political science at Dickinson College, both located in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. This article reflects the views of the authors alone and does not represent the policies or positions of the U.S. Army, the Department of Defense, or the U.S...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 103–105.
Published: 01 September 2001
... and Adminis­ tration at Bard College, the former editor of this journal, and author of Acheson, the widely praised biography of the former secretary of state. He is currently completing a fresh ap­ praisal of the pivotal three-way election in 1912 that saw Woodrow Wilson defeat William Howard Taft...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 102–110.
Published: 01 December 2013
... in Brazil. From the moment students enter Brazilian universities, they embark on career-oriented paths. Unlike other western nations, where students are accepted into college by writing essays, citing extra-curricular activities, and presenting records of high school grades, in Brazil, candidates must...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 56–69.
Published: 01 March 2018
.... Akrami: But a free education there comes with a commitment to work at a TV station after graduation. When the college re-opened, it took me five years to graduate a four-year program because they were constantly changing the curriculum. Many courses I had taken would later be eliminated. I ended up...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 86–90.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Nicholas X. Rizopoulos Copyright © 2005 World Policy Institute 2005 IN MEM0RIAM Nicholas X . Rizopoulos is academic director o f the Honors College a t Adelphi University and a consulting editor of World Policy Journal. He also chairs the Foreign Policy Roundtable a t...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 25–35.
Published: 01 December 2006
..., it de­ the creation of a special regional military ters foreign investment and tourism, erodes rapid response force to fight drug trafficking faith in government, and stimulates vigilan- and gangs.28 A recent study by the U.S. tism.26 The inability of governments to pro­ Army War College, which...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 26–29.
Published: 01 March 2017
... York have pursued bills that help undocumented students attend college, protect LGBT rights, and increase the minimum wage. These local policies take into account the actual demographics of America. Support for a multicultural society that is welcoming to migrants and refugees is not antithetical...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 68–72.
Published: 01 December 2016
... with extreme austerity measures—deep cuts in public programs, including health care, pensions, and education—and resentment from the German public. Greece’s youth have been disproportionately hurt by the ongoing depression. Half of young Greeks are still unemployed, and as many as 200,000 college-educated...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 50–63.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Mai, a dentist in Jeddah, wears the wedding dress she wore 15 years ago. “I married my college classmate in dental school. Sharing two children and a happy marriage, we finally bought our dream house. The day after signing the lease, he died in a motorcycle accident. Then, my father died. I...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 111–114.
Published: 01 March 2002
...” (a word he coined) who promoted prison re­ form, and as a professor, first at South Carolina College and then from 1857 at Columbia College in New York. By then, he and his wife Matilda had three grown sons and, like the country, the family divided as the Civil War broke out. Fighting...