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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (3): 87–98.
Published: 01 September 2006
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 47–57.
Published: 01 December 2001
...). An Edwardian Warning The Unraveling of a Colossus K arl E. Meyer All historical analogies are a form of sleight chief minister, Lord Salisbury, who had at­ of hand, in which the clever conjuror by tended her coronation 63 years earlier. Now adroit selection can find points...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 68–72.
Published: 01 December 2016
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 89.
Published: 01 December 2001
...) Zook, Darren C.; "A Culture of Deterrence: Nuclear Myths and Cultural Chau­ Meyer, Karl E.; "As Much as I Dare" (XVIL3) vinism in South Asia” (XVII:1) Meyer, Karl E.; “An Edwardian Warning: The Unraveling of a Colossus" (XVII:4...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 95–101.
Published: 01 June 2005
... of Con­ nic groups, or bind them enough. Cohen trol into Indian territory in the lofty Kargil, maintains that, short of a war with India occupying heights that the Indians had va­ or a political earthquake, the chances of cated in winter. But the Indians had demon­ Pakistan unraveling are low...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 3–7.
Published: 01 September 2011
... utilization from as little as 10 percent up to 80 percent. Moreover, some micro-CHPs can utilize alternative heat sources, including solar, offering versatility and environmentally friendly solutions. Researchers have been determined to unravel the mysteries of the human genetic code, recognizing...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 37–41.
Published: 01 June 2016
... systems. The unraveling of social networks alienates and atomizes community members. For example, in India, the Slum Redevelopment Authority Housing runs a government program to relocate “slum” dwellers to drab multistory buildings. While the government accomplishes its goal of providing titles...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 19–24.
Published: 01 March 2011
... “irrational exuberance” or the “animal spirits” of overconfidence that John Maynard Keynes saw at work decades later. Gandhi would have seen the crisis of 2008 as the inevitable unraveling of a “Black Age” which equates civilization with bodily comforts and advances in technology. “One has only to be patient...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 103–106.
Published: 01 March 2003
..., an event indelibly commemorated in a famous British cartoon, “Dropping the Pilot.” It may well be that the Bismarckian order was fated to unravel any­ way, as David Calleo and others have argued, given its complexity, its reliance on secret diplomacy, and the personal ties of a tiny ruling elite...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 93–99.
Published: 01 December 2011
... for most scientific research. At a political level, this is one of the most pressing issues faced by scientists and policymakers today. Science is about unraveling the mysteries of the universe, understanding the laws of nature, figuring out who we are, where we come from, and where we are heading. All...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 31–37.
Published: 01 September 2013
..., these improvements cannot be accomplished. It was only after Soviet support dried up in 1991 that Najibullah’s regime began to unravel, with the Taliban finally sweeping to power in April 1994. While Najibullah had lost his Kremlin sponsors, the Mujahideen and their Taliban allies continued to enjoy support...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 113–125.
Published: 01 September 2005
... exhausted, helpless, and torial— leaving a bereaved population and hopeless. In April, twice as many respon­ an enfeebled state. dents as in the previous year reported a de­ In 1989, just before it unraveled, Serbs cline in their living standards, and twice as belonged...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 76–82.
Published: 01 September 2017
... were nevertheless allowed to represent themselves in immigration proceedings. “There continue to be people who are slipping through the cracks,” says Arulanantham. After they touch down in a new country, their circumstances often unravel. Mental-health services in most developing nations are sparse...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 32–38.
Published: 01 September 2016
... to terms with the past and reincorporated former guerrillas. Villagers she interviewed feared that these fragile efforts at reweaving the social fabric would unravel in the light of national scrutiny. “What may serve national goals,” Theidon wrote, “may unintentionally complicate local processes of social...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 102–109.
Published: 01 December 2016
....” The second promising development was Agus’ brainchild—the “National Symposium: Dissecting the 1965 Tragedy, A Historical Approach.” Held in April of this year, it was the first government-sanctioned event designed to unravel the dominant narrative that the massacres were an acceptable response to the PKI...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 70–76.
Published: 01 June 2016
... in itself” and become directed toward deeper, more contextualized narratives that unlock the how and why of these crimes. The central mystery of honor crimes remains the metamorphosis of loved ones into killers. Unraveling the story of this transformation means going further than simply pinning it to tribal...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 101–108.
Published: 01 June 2016
... gathered hastily in Washington, D.C., to try and stop the global economy from unraveling. The emergency summit may not have reshaped the financial system or produced a set of detailed fiscal measures, but with a historic five-page communiqué, world leaders proved to the market and each other...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 93–102.
Published: 01 March 2011
... of Haiti's 10 million inhabitants were left homeless, and the estimated damages exceeded the country's GDP. The poorest Haitians ended up in relief camps with few options. Government-funded food aid ended in April 2010. A year later, the tents and tarps are beginning to unravel. And the Geneva-based agency...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 21–28.
Published: 01 June 2003
... to orientation the theocracy will pursue in the Iran. By the year 2000, this arrangement future. While the reformers may not yet had unraveled. The recent meeting between have been successful in liberalizing the Is­ Presidents Bush and Putin at the G-8 sum­ lamic Republic, in the realm of foreign af­ mit...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 1–20.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., albeit critically important, episode in dent that NATO has a comparative advantage what amounts to the unraveling of NATO in over states with which the United States has slow motion. Key continental European convergent interests, but not a formal al­ members of the alliance had already begun...