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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 12–13.
Published: 01 June 2016
... TOTAL TRACK LENGTH SUMMER 2016 13 mass transit...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 18–22.
Published: 01 December 2016
... activists in several major cities decided to use the March 8 holiday to publicly condemn unwanted sexual advances that occur on mass transit. They planned to hand out stickers with innocuous slogans like “Police: Go arrest those who committed sexual harassment.” But before the women could act, authorities...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 106–115.
Published: 01 December 2012
... and the loss of Pakistani lives. Once mass transit arrived, the area suddenly tripled in size, with an influx of young people, most attending the mosque regularly for prayers. The Friday khutba , or sermon, often contains emotional speeches by the mullah proclaiming America to be the center of all evil...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 84–90.
Published: 01 September 2015
... agreed to buy a 40 percent stake in Ansaldo Energia, the Italian power equipment maker, from CDP’s Fondo Strategico Italiano. Moreover, the Chinese have made non-binding offers for both rail and mass transit vehicle manufacturer Ansaldo Breda, which operates at a loss, and profitable rail signalling...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 20–24.
Published: 01 September 2014
... documents is the targeting of Canadians. But for a variety of geographic and historical reasons, Canada is at the forefront of NSA mass surveillance and a potential bellwether in terms of responding technically and politically to the challenge of unfettered state surveillance. Given its long shared border...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 20 (4): 48–56.
Published: 01 December 2004
... in East Central Europe (Rowman and Littlefield, 2000). Fairness Matters Equity and the Transition to Democracy D avid S. Mason The postcommunist transitions in Eastern “egocentric” vs. “sociotropic” dimensions of Europe and the former Soviet Union have public...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 35–44.
Published: 01 December 2002
..., the Franco regime (1939-77). Fran­ cess of democracy in Spain and the promi­ co’s authoritarian rule endured because the nent role it occupies in the literature on Spanish people had been socialized to be­ democratic transitions, the policy implica­ lieve that Spain was “different...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 53–60.
Published: 01 September 2001
... nomic growth. He identified an economic duce even further the likelihood of dem­ “zone of transition”— corresponding to the ocratic development, particularly since Arab Democracy: Dismal Prospects 53 democracy is often identified with the try’s...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 79–86.
Published: 01 December 2013
...,” produced early in 2011, is a merciless attack on Tunisia’s police force—long hated for its brutality toward the poor, accused of arbitrary arrests, beatings, and killings. But the music video itself is a work of art. Black and white footage shows riot police firing tear gas into mass protests, in January...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 81–93.
Published: 01 September 2005
... them for provided a fresh context in which to view it, decades— the mass killing of Armenians and therefore new possibilities for resolu­ that occurred in the crumbling Ottoman tion. In the past two decades, the experi­ Empire between 1915 and 1920. The Turk­ ences of numerous countries...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 20 (4): 75–82.
Published: 01 December 2004
... covers many of the events recounted Yugoslav-type ethnically based civil war on in former Deputy Secretary of State Strobe the territory of the former Soviet Union; Russia and America: How Close an Embrace? 75 mass starvation; economic collapse— the antor...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 20 (4): 30–40.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of Latin America Signs of Persistence today. The main concern is not whether The most compelling indicator of demo­ democracy will survive in Latin America. cratic persistence in Latin America is that It will. Rather what is at issue is the quality not a single democratic transition in the last...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (3): 3–7.
Published: 01 September 2012
... the inevitable. “Saudi people are not ready for democracy,” is heard practically everywhere. Throughout history, few nations have eased into democracy, but sooner or later, the people will rise up and demand it. In the best case scenario, the transition from a second generation monarchy to a third generation...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 23–31.
Published: 01 September 2001
... that Saddam their commander-in-chief, turned to advo­ Hussein was developing missiles and nuclear cating and developing the system.3 as well as chemical and biological “weapons The blueprints and experiments in­ of mass destruction.” Relations between Iran cluded at various times ground...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 38–48.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of the electorate’s basic needs. The Acción Democrática (a d ) and the Christian second is the rise of an antiparty, antiestab­ Democratic Comité de Organización Polí­ lishment leader whose appeal to the masses tica Electoral Independiente (COPEl). For is rooted in the failures of the political sys­...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 79–87.
Published: 01 March 2001
... for the worst screens come across as an undifferentiated among them. mass of pathetic victims. Up close, the America’s awareness of Africa focuses personalities I was encountering were as overwhelmingly on the victims. I found I vivid and alive as any I had ever met. The was interested mostly...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 113–121.
Published: 01 September 2016
... constitutional democratic transition in 2014, the modern Arab world had been ruled exclusively by military leaders, monarchies, or local sectarian and tribal elites that formed power-sharing plutocracies. These groups controlled the guns and money, and thus enjoyed virtually absolute power. Nowhere did citizens...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 March 2001
...”? lation 12,000) with two remarkably beauti­ These questions are all the harder to an­ ful bridges, one dating back to Roman times swer because the received wisdom on the and the other— again designed by Calatrava Spanish transition from Franco’s dictator­ — dramatically contemporary. Arkotxa...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 31–42.
Published: 01 March 2005
... or unilater­ discrimination, tolerates illiteracy, allows ally, or how they respond to economic or epidemics, and proliferates weapons of mass military pressures— it is necessary to under­ destruction.”6 This is a polite way of saying stand the structure of the international that the major threats...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (3): 69–76.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of Muharram 680. No longer the fo­ sectarian split for different purposes, Russia cus for criticism by intellectuals dismayed went on to use Shiite volunteers in subse­ by mass flagellation, these rites now served quent wars with predominantly Sunni Ot­ political purposes. In 1907, the funeral...