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World Policy Journal (1 December 2012) 29 (4): 74–84.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., unemployed family members; the many Greeks who, by losing their jobs, lose their social security and are forced to rely on charity for food and health care. Just three years ago, our society was proud to take care of its citizens, immigrants, and visitors. Everyone was on the national health plan; even...
World Policy Journal (1 March 2000) 17 (1): 87–103.
Published: 01 March 2000
... irecto r o f the H onors C ollege a t A d elp h i U n iv ersity . The International Dimension of the Greek Civil War John 0. latrides an d Nicholas X . Rizopoulos “I am sure in Greece I found one of the best standing the recondite arguments still rag opportunities for...
World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 54–64.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Bryan Doerries Translator and theater director Bryan Doerries describes how he has used ancient Greek tragedies to disrupt hierarchies and create a space for members of the military “to tell their truths of the experiences of war.” Drama can help people suffer openly and communally, sharing the...
World Policy Journal (1 September 2005) 22 (3): 126–145.
Published: 01 September 2005
...John O. Iatrides Copyright © 2005 World Policy Institute 2005 RECONSIDERATIONS John 0. latrides is professor emeritus of international politics a t Southern Connecticut State University. George F. Kennan and the Birth of Containment The Greek Test Case...
World Policy Journal (1 June 2011) 28 (2): 101–109.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Ioannis N. Grigoriadis © World Policy Institute 2011 2011 World Policy Institute Ankara— Hubris , Ate, and Nemesis are three minor Greek deities, mostly remembered today for their function in ancient Greek drama. Hubris symbolizes arrogance, and deviation from virtue. Ate refers to...
World Policy Journal (1 June 2001) 18 (2): 55–64.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Last Hurrah Turkey and the Ecumenical Patriarchate W hit Mason The second day of the school year in Istan was the training ground for the sons of the bul was a good one to be indoors. The air wealthy and powerful Phanariot Greeks. was cool without being fresh and the leaden...
World Policy Journal (1 March 2004) 21 (1): 85–90.
Published: 01 March 2004
... scandals. A relative late Greece during 20 of the preceding 23 years, comer to the riotous world of Greek poli but also effectively put on hold the meteoric tics, he gained respect— especially abroad— career of George Papandreou, who had been by showing himself to be smart, well-in Greece’s foreign...
World Policy Journal (1 March 2011) 28 (1): 73–82.
Published: 01 March 2011
...” isn't easy . The bones belong to victims of the wave of killings that hit Cyprus in July and August 1974, after an attempted coup d'état sparked fighting between the island's Greek-speaking Orthodox Christian majority and its Turkish-speaking Muslim minority. Amid violence triggered by the Greek...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2004) 20 (4): 91–93.
Published: 01 December 2004
... Aegean coast of Turkey, the fecund cradle from which so much of the modern world emerged. Here, four thousand years ago, in thriving commercial seaports, ethnic Greeks began using currency, devised an alphabet, drew maps, composed Europe’s earliest epics and genuine histories, and examined...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 55–60.
Published: 01 December 2016
... days in a refugee camp, watching ferryboats come and go from the main port of this Greek island, just 5 miles off the Turkish coast. In July, the 24-year-old Kurd and his family had arrived in a crowded rubber dinghy after a perilous trip across the Aegean Sea. Syria’s civil war had forced them from...
World Policy Journal (1 June 2014) 31 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2014
... existing polices like loan-to-deposit ratios. Finally, the size of outstanding credit as a percentage of GDP in China is much lower than in many other countries, such as the UK, Switzerland, or Japan, thus making the problem manageable. Deposits in Greek financial institutions declined by about €100...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2001) 17 (4): 89.
Published: 01 December 2001
..., Selig S.; "The Missiles of North Korea: How Real a Threat?” (XVII:3) of the Greek Civil War” (XVII: 1) Heilbrunn, Jacob; “A Disdain for the Past: Jorg Haider’s Austria” (XVIL1) Sharpe, Kenneth E., and William M. LeoGrande; “Two Wars or One? Drugs, Heilbrunn, Jacob...
World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 24–25.
Published: 01 March 2018
... programming is all regional programming in Catalan, in Greek. Galician, and Valencian. The national network also hosts English- GREECE...
World Policy Journal (1 June 2012) 29 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2012
... intense rivalries among individuals, villages, and eventually nations. The Greeks invented the Olympics nearly a millennium before the common era, and like today, politics and militarism reared their ugly heads. With a brazen military maneuver in foreign territory in 420 B.C.E., Sparta violated the...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2014) 31 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2014
... succeed. Figuring out how the Greek government can become viable is like solving a complex system of equations with at least five unknowns: debt, banking losses, investment, welfare, and institutional efficiency. In a social economy where state, taxpayers, banks, and the private sector all owe...
World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 122.
Published: 01 September 2016
... perspective. But not all art for mass consumption supports the powerful. Translator and theater director Bryan Doerries explains how he uses ancient Greek tragedies to disrupt hierarchies, at least temporarily, and create a space for members of the military “to tell their truths of the experiences of war...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2006) 22 (4): 94.
Published: 01 December 2006
...) Woodworth, Paddy; "Spain's ‘Second Transition’: Reforming Zeal and Iatrides, John O.; "George F. Kennan and the Birth of Containment: Dire Omens” (XXII: 3) The Greek Test Case” (XXII: 3) Yang, Dali L., and Scott Kennedy; “Reform in China” (XXII: 2) Kamdar, Mira; "April in Paris" (XXII: 2...
World Policy Journal (1 March 2006) 23 (1): 85–91.
Published: 01 March 2006
... collections.1 Item: In what may be an auspicious precedent, the Metropolitan Museum of Art offered in February to return to Italy a famous Greek krater that it purchased in 1971 for $1 mil lion, as part of an agreement under which the New York museum would be promised the extended loan of...
World Policy Journal (1 June 2014) 31 (2): 8–11.
Published: 01 June 2014
...” soon after the invention of coins in the 7th century B.C. Persians, Greeks, and Romans issued currencies of extraordinary uniformity in their heydays. They came to be trusted and were received widely across the world, wherever trade took them. In many modern languages, Greek and Roman terms like...
World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 87–94.
Published: 01 March 2013
... have started to return to Greek and Spanish banks; reliance on ECB funding of European banks has been reduced, which likely signals some normalization of the euro area financial markets. the greek railway had more employees than passengers . The improvement in financial stability is real...