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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...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 20–33.
Published: 01 December 2011
... residence and offices of the Ecumenical Patriarch are located there. This city is home to innumerable sites of Orthodoxy—the fourth-century walls of Constantine (surviving ramparts of a magnificent civilization), the Church of St. Irene (where the Christian Creed was formulated), the sixth-century Church of...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 16–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
...% Elections in Somalia are based 39 236 on nominations of the four major clans; this patriarchal...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2017
... woman marries, she exits her family of birth and becomes part of her husband’s family paperwork,” she writes. Japan’s prime minister, Shinzô Abe, is taking this patriarchal logic even further. His conservative Liberal Democratic Party is attempting to amend Japan’s Constitution to include the...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
... women MPs between 2011 and 2012 had used quotas. The disparate fortunes of East African countries like Rwanda, Kenya, and Somalia tell a story of how well quotas can work when supported with institutional will and how resoundingly they can fail when patriarchal political spaces conspire to undo them...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2002) 18 (4): 107.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Bremmer; "Bush and Putin’s Tentative Mason, Whit; "Constantinople's Last Hurrah: Turkey and the Ecumenical Embrace” (XVIIL4) Patriarchate” (XVIII:2) McNamara, Robert S., and James G. Blight; “In from the Cold: A New Approach to Relations with Russia and China" (XV...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 8–14.
Published: 01 September 2017
... often consider stable, patriarchal, nuclear families to be relics of tradition, but in Latin America they were products of modernity, created by economic modernization and the social welfare state. That embrace of formal families proved short-lived, however. Beginning in the 1990s, neoliberal...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 28–35.
Published: 01 September 2017
... system is based on the 1872 Civil Code, which universalized the patriarchal samurai household ( ie ) model and defined women and children as legal incompetents. The ie system created under the Civil Code gave the head of the household, nearly always a man, enormous power, making all other family...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 45–50.
Published: 01 September 2016
... patriarchal values), and Dalits (formerly known as Untouchables, who see Sanskrit as inseparable from the caste system, the language of Brahmin domination over the rest of Hindu society). Even many of those who know and appreciate the Sanskrit corpus for the wealth of its knowledge systems, the aesthetics...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 39–47.
Published: 01 March 2014
... would you want more?” “Our patriarchs resented [Bachelet’s win] and the fact that she followed through with her campaign promise to appoint a Cabinet with gender parity,” Valdés continued. “She also appointed women [to the Cabinet] that the political parties didn’t want. They resented it, and they...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 90–98.
Published: 01 March 2014
... of poverty, ruthless exploitation, and the failure of religious, political, and community leaders to safeguard vulnerable children and young women—accused by patriarchal groups of witchcraft as a means to ensure that they are kept firmly in their place. Now, 18-years-old, she bears the obvious...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 March 2014
... sex and sexuality from capitalism, Catholicism, and patriarchal ideology. We would suffer less and build more beautiful relations if we were free to experiment with new ways of love, and to create networks of affection based on values of solidarity and mutual aid. Have you ever visited a person...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 35–38.
Published: 01 December 2016
... as president? AGF: There have been other women presidents who have come before, for example in Malawi [Joyce Banda]. But Africa remains, to a large extent, a very patriarchal society. I consider the world of politics as just one institution. And if you look at the case of Mauritius, we find...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 36–40.
Published: 01 September 2017
... out in Nicaraguan court, she appealed to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, but eventually pulled the filing for reasons that remain unclear. To women across the country, the story of Nicaragua’s first family sends a powerful message: Challenge patriarchs for abuse and you will pay a high...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2005) 22 (1): 103–107.
Published: 01 March 2005
... windowed House of God, no one can credibly throw stones. The Subjugation of Women All the world’s major religions, it can be safely generalized, are patriarchal. In times past, and still in times present, leading faiths offer divine sanction for the enthronement of the male over his submissive...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2005) 22 (3): 147–150.
Published: 01 September 2005
... conference, an event so unusual that their photo­ graph graced the March 31, 2005, front page of the New York Times. Present were Israel’s two chief rabbis, the patriarchs of the Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox, and Armenian churches, and three senior Muslim prayer leaders. Shlomo Amar, Israel’s...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 82–91.
Published: 01 March 2017
... compelling case can be made for Rousseff becoming a victim of “retro-macho politics.” Deeply rooted in Latin American history, the notion of retro-macho politics evokes the enduring influence of a patriarchal social order shaped by such male-dominated bastions of political and economic power as the Catholic...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 71–79.
Published: 01 March 2016
... continue, and giving women the power to control their own reproduction is a step toward gender equality in what she classifies as a stubbornly patriarchal society. These days, though, if a pregnant woman comes to her and needs an abortion in the second trimester of pregnancy, Kharat gives her two options...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 99–106.
Published: 01 March 2018
... of Syrian women participated in the workforce, and those who did took in significantly lower wages than men. This came primarily down to cultural norms—men in Syria, as in many patriarchal societies in the Middle East, tend to take responsibility for managing finances and making decisions about...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2011) 28 (2): 111–121.
Published: 01 June 2011
... least) and has posted articles about the issue on its website. However, Patriarch Kirill, the Church’s spiritual head, has said that Alcoholics Anonymous presents an unacceptable replacement for God. More troubling, he has recently reversed a policy that permitted alcoholic priests to use non...