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World Policy Journal (2010) 27 (4): 14.
Published: 01 December 2010
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World Policy Journal (2010) 27 (4): 17–22.
Published: 01 December 2010
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World Policy Journal (2010) 27 (4): 3–7.
Published: 01 December 2010
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World Policy Journal (2010) 27 (4): 41–47.
Published: 01 December 2010
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Published: 01 June 2013
Urban warfare is equally difficult in austere and extreme conditions. Norwegian army soldiers practice attacking a remote Arctic outpost in knee-deep snow. Urban warfare is equally difficult in austere and extreme conditions. Norwegian army soldiers practice attacking a remote Arctic outpost More
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 14–18.
Published: 01 June 2016
... as a single entity, and the fiercely independent cities are unlikely to come together. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 United Kingdom Manchester England urbanization ROB WATLING ROB WATLING In 1996, a bomb planted by the Provisional Irish Republican Army devastated...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 90–95.
Published: 01 September 2017
... served as a precursor to Occupy Wall Street, have spread to urban centers across Spain. After electoral wins in Barcelona, Madrid, A Coruña, and elsewhere, former activists have ushered in changes to the business of governance that offer a credible and compelling alternative to neoliberalism. Copyright...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 19–24.
Published: 01 June 2016
... to the lessons that other cities can learn from Dharavi and demonstrate how “family and community networks can be the foundations” of an urban area. Whenever school starts or finishes, there are swarms of students that take over the streets. Older, well-established communities opened up schools so...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 57–61.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Thaksin Shinawatra, the former prime minister of Thailand, is one of the world’s most polarizing figures, whose words still reverberate across Southeast Asia. His tenure at the helm of the Thai government in the early 2000s marked a growing rift between Thailand’s urban middle class and the rural...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 29–38.
Published: 01 June 2013
.... If they decide to bring their children with them into the cities, urban living costs could prove debilitating given the parents’ paltry salary. A range of social and institutional hurdles prevent the children from becoming fully integrated urban citizens. At the same time, if the parents choose to leave...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 63–69.
Published: 01 June 2018
... baskets filled with bomb components. In real life, Zohra Drif walked out of the Casbah and into one of the centers of European urban life at the time, the Place Bugeaud, named for French military officer Maréchal Bugeaud. The Maréchal had won renown for defeating Emir Abdel Kader, a 19th-century...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 15–21.
Published: 01 March 2004
... dividing line between the months that recorded the illumination from lights of South Korea and the dark shadow city lights, producing, according to NASA, that is North Korea. The lights in the Peo­ a unique measure of “the spatial extent of ple’s Republic of China are clustered in the urbanization...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 1–4.
Published: 01 June 2016
... of petrodollars pulling people to the cities, agrarian economies collapsed. The rural to urban drift stretched unplanned cities to the breaking point as populations increased faster than the housing stock. The government formulated terrific-sounding development policies and tried to execute them...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 21–30.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., Switzerland, and Austria, urban regions are clearly recognizable on the map as left-wing isles in right-wing surroundings. These cities are traditionally populated by industrial workers, intellectuals, and immigrants, while socialized housing often occupies a significant part of the urban landscape...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 3–5.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the Urban Indian Relocation Program, which pushed Native peoples to leave reservations for jobs in cities. The program was central to “Termination Era” policies from the 1940s–60s, which were designed to undermine tribal sovereignty, open Indigenous lands to capital investment, and assimilate Native people...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 120–129.
Published: 01 June 2015
... labor all day in the fields for the common good; where poverty, inequality, and injustice would disappear along with all the evils attendant to an urban lifestyle of profligacy and greed. This end would justify any means to achieve it. Effectively, it was a blueprint for the charnel house that Cambodia...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 51–60.
Published: 01 June 2003
... of develop­ to the energetic program of urban renewal ment. Beijing had gambled on the potential and internationalization that has, in a sur­ of urban centers further south. The regime prisingly brief period of time, transformed hoped that Shenzhen, a new city of the Pearl Pudong from a relatively...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 82–90.
Published: 01 March 2012
... is of blue sky and the open steppe, the horizon perhaps dotted with their family’s herd of goats and sheep. But for those who live within sight of the capital, the panorama is quite different. Before them lies a vast city, home to more than a million people, jammed into an urban sprawl of closely packed...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 55–62.
Published: 01 September 2015
... energy. It’s a very important issue in Africa. And then above all, we must replant massively, especially in the most urbanized nations and metropolitan areas. There could be orchards, for instance, planted in cities, on roofs, everywhere. WPJ: In Paris, this December, the objective is to begin...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 25–33.
Published: 01 June 2016
... homes. Yet it has simultaneously approved real estate development projects alongside, and even on top of, the city’s naturally occurring system of marshes and lakes, which are effective rainwater catchments that are also essential to combating floods. Amid cyclical drought, rapid urbanization...
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