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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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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 84–88.
Published: 01 December 2016
... vision of global order, the Iran-Russia relationship seems poised to shape the Middle East for years to come. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 Russia Iran Syria PRESIDENT OF RUSSIA PRESIDENT OF RUSSIA When Russian fighter jets bound for Syria took off from Iran...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2014
... and strengths of these institutions that create value from the deposits in their vaults. Map Room examines the role remittances play in shaping or starving Asian economies, while our Timeline lays out the peaks and troughs of developed and developing economies over the last 25 years. From Argentina, Meredith...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 53–60.
Published: 01 September 2001
... environment.” shaped by political criteria. From foreign aid conferred to Cold War allies and cooper­ Economic Distortions ative partners in the Arab-Israel confronta­ Clearly, many factors have contributed to tion, to oil prices...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 53–61.
Published: 01 March 2015
... we are looking. So the first point I emphasize is the plurality. The second is that I don’t believe the future is a single given. I mean, the trends are not destined. The trends that were embedded do not suggest that we can’t actually change our destinies. In that sense, we can also shape our own...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 87–91.
Published: 01 December 2006
...?” “Here’s a gift for your mother-in-law.” “Monsieur, why not a fez?” But the ambience is wholly ecumenical. We spotted a whole street of boutiques featuring the severe ankle-length black coats meant to lure pious shop­ pers from Iran. Not far away were bars of olive soap piled in the shape...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Barbie Latza Nadeau looks at the rise of far-right candidate Giorgia Meloni and the phenomenon of female-led fascism in Europe. Responding to a new biography of Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Kaya Genç traces how a nationalist poet shaped the future president’s beliefs, and in our Conversation...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 7–16.
Published: 01 December 2001
... of Europe took Britain into the European Economic declined with defeat and the shedding of Community almost 30 years ago, has de­ their colonial empires. The old power of vised the new vogue phrase that captures Russia assumed monstrous shape under Europe’s somewhat ambivalent ambition. Soviet...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 69–80.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of conversation and absorb­ turn decisively toward the West. He also ing the energy that crackles along its mile knew, however, that doing so would be the and a half, is always enough to renew my only way for them to shape a new destiny confidence in Turkey’s future. Because Istan­ for themselves...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 10–15.
Published: 01 March 2018
... filings. And now: satellite images of the coastline pre-and post the completion of Dubai’s signature continent-shaped island, and palm shaped-islands. Of the Burj Khalifa, currently the world’s tallest building, dwarfing all the other very tall buildings at its base, depicted alone because what could...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 51–57.
Published: 01 March 2014
... got to understand that men have a woman at home who is making it possible for them. Women similarly would need a man at home. © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute Illustration: Jeff Danziger Anne-Marie Slaughter has helped shape global policy...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 3–5.
Published: 01 December 2017
... that continue to shape the Indigenous experience. Today, Indigenous people in the United States—like our relatives in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand—are demographically urban. Yet our cultural identities and political struggles remain predominantly rural and tribal. This paradox has persisted from the 1973...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 41–44.
Published: 01 December 2013
.... More recently, in 2007, Bhutan lost its northern snow-capped mountains to China. The Bhutan map, over the years, has changed significantly in its shape and size. Bhutan, with 14,820 square miles of land area, now looks like a miniature upside-down version of the map of Mongolia, the latter being more...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 83–86.
Published: 01 June 2017
... months, there are several signposts that will indicate just how far the new militarism will go and what shape it will take. Congress is being pressured to pass a new Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) to justify drone attacks outside the territory of al-Qaida and associated forces. While...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (3): 82–88.
Published: 01 September 2003
... a narrative. Mar­ R. McCarthy, and served four terms before garet Macmillan not only brings to the fore retiring.) And finally, in a tour de force, the giants who shaped the imperfect peace Dorothy V. Jones exhumes from musty an­ signed at Versailles, but also such forgotten nals such totally...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 13–21.
Published: 01 December 2013
... audience, plays a major role in shaping the nation’s media consumption. Of this selection, on one random day—October 28—only 50 items deal with India, China’s largest neighbor, and the world’s second most populous country. Half of these pieces could barely pass for news—migratory birds mistaken...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 20–24.
Published: 01 September 2014
... program reported that in one month alone, the NSA’s Global Access Unit collected data on over 97 billion emails and 124 billion phone calls from nearly every country. HOW CANADA RESPONDS TO THE NSA SNOWDEN CRISIS WILL DEFINE ITS IDENTITY AND SHAPE ITS FUTURE. Rarely mentioned in the Snowden...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 38–42.
Published: 01 June 2017
... paths. Which one prevails as the touchstone of ‘good’ policing will shape the contemporary state—and, not incidentally, the quality of democracy—for decades to come. On the ground, the evolution of policing is driven by the growing supply of electronic surveillance tools and military hardware...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 113–121.
Published: 01 September 2016
... compelling symbol of the absence of respect for Arab sovereignty is how the U.S. and Russia today (like the U.K. and France a century ago) lead contradictory processes in the Middle East: waging war directly and via proxies, negotiating cease-fires, working behind the scenes and in the open to shape...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 26–27.
Published: 01 June 2013
... in the 1950s, but increasing political stability and economic growth led to a greater percentage of the population reaching its most productive years. UNITED STATES A developed country such as the United States has a pillar-shaped population pyramid, signifying that birth and mortality rates have...
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