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World Policy Journal (1 March 2011) 28 (1): 119–126.
Published: 01 March 2011
... considers itself—reality perhaps notwithstanding—the heart and soul of the continent. The book is titled Vous N'aurez Pas le Dernier Mot (You Won't Have the Last Word ), and its authors are the writer-actor Jean Piat, of the Comédie Française, and Patrick Wajsman, the founding editor of Politique...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2018
... the concept of hospitality? That is, the original meaning of the word, derived from the Latin hospes , meaning both “host” and “guest/stranger.” In South Africa we are very familiar with the word thanks to the hospitality industry, which is a massive creator of tourism jobs. We are indeed very...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2007) 24 (1): 39.
Published: 01 March 2007
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2005) 22 (3): 81–93.
Published: 01 September 2005
... and the Question of Turkish Responsibility (Metropolitan Books, forthcoming). Turks, Armenians, and the “G-Word” Belinda Cooper an d Taner Akcam History has its long-buried minefields the accession of a nation with a Muslim posted with warnings that trespassers...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2013) 30 (3): 39–42.
Published: 01 September 2013
... general in the Jordanian Army. During his 14-year reign, the kingdom’s economy has flourished, and he has played a major role in encouraging an Israeli-Palestinian peace process. World Policy Journal editors asked His Majesty to illuminate, in his own words, the roots of Jordan’s extraordinary record of...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2017) 34 (4): 76–86.
Published: 01 December 2017
... headed off to find a rumored Ebola museum some 140 miles outside Freetown. I first learned of the museum from a vaguely worded Sierra Leonean newspaper article back in 2015. Then I forgot about it until two years later, when I had an intriguing email exchange with another anthropologist who had worked in...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2007) 24 (1): 103–107.
Published: 01 March 2007
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 9–13.
Published: 01 June 2018
... corruption, there’s no poverty.” Yet none of these leaders have used their words to greater effect than Duterte. And none have put their words into action nearly as much. The 73-year-old mayor burst onto the national scene in 2016 at a transformative time for his country (and for the world, for that...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2012) 29 (1): 7–12.
Published: 01 March 2012
... with journalists who had made Afrikaners aware of the song by translating its words. He failed to convince the judge, but unwittingly put his finger on a deep change taking place in communications worldwide, which demands new policy, especially since law is inadequate to deal with it alone...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 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 (1 March 2012) 29 (1): 16–18.
Published: 01 March 2012
... reached our destination … Freedom! Verity Norman Tongai Leslie Makawa, known throughout the rap world by his performance name Outspoken is one of Zimbabwe’s leading spoken word poets. His poem “The Freedom Train” addresses the inaccurate use of the term “Freedom” in today’s Zimbabwe...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2012) 29 (1): 43–47.
Published: 01 March 2012
... the Académie Française today? Djebar: I was wondering that myself. They come for me every week, and I don’t know what this role even means. I participate in the discussions—we take a word and we begin to detail it, use it in context, employ it in some sort of expression. WPJ: On the...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2005) 22 (1): 43–46.
Published: 01 March 2005
... not a foot ther has any doubt. Commentators make of land or territory annexed to the emperor’s comparisons to the great empires— to the title.” Roman Empire; to the nineteenth-century “Imperialism” did not appear as a word British and French empires. Is the so-called until the nineteenth...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2006) 22 (4): 94.
Published: 01 December 2006
...) Kipling, Rudyard; “Mesopotamia” (XXII: 3) Akcam, Tañer, and Belinda Cooper; “Turks, Armenians, and the Klausen, Jytte; “Europe’s Muslim Political Elite: Walking a Tight­ * ‘G-Word (XXII: 3) rope” (XXII: 3) Allen, Charles; “The Hidden Roots of Wahhabism in British India” Kiip^u, Maria...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2012) 29 (2): 97–103.
Published: 01 June 2012
... out of Hindustani, and distinguish themselves from each other by the script (Nagari versus Nastaliq), vocabulary (Sanskrit versus Perso-Arabic), and the religious identity of users (Hindu versus Muslim). Violent efforts at purification, which involved purging the languages of “foreign” words and the...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 9–12.
Published: 01 March 2017
... the encyclopedia, after giving a fictional rendering of Yo’ldoshev’s tract, Husniddinov outlined Akromiya’s nefarious plan to carry out civilian attacks—a plan that, again, did not exist. (Yo’ldoshev’s actual text was a set of musings on Islam that did not even contain the word “Uzbekistan,” much less...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2002) 19 (3): 51–53.
Published: 01 September 2002
... elite the White House to mount a full-throttle —understand that (in the words of the edi­ public relations campaign in favor of “re­ tor of this magazine) “being grown up about gime change” in Baghdad, by military force power politics does not mean that we have if need be. to pretend that all our...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2012) 29 (1): 3–6.
Published: 01 March 2012
... discourse. The same phenomenon took place in Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Tunisia, and Syria. And here we are now, Arab Spring and all, led by bloggers. Regardless of how grating a writer’s words, grammar, or syntax may appear, the use of language should be at the writer’s discretion. So, the answer is...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2012) 29 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2012
... connotations of the word “freedom” in Mugabe’s Zimbabwe. Addressing another of our core themes, the Map Room diagrams the forced migrations of the Soviet-era that left scores of languages in Russia on the brink of extinction. Hopping between Germany and Turkey, James Angelos details the ever higher linguistic...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2001) 18 (3): 101–102.
Published: 01 September 2001
... the words of Kofi Annan may be the closest young Somali boy. That soldier was in So­ secular equivalent there is to Holy Writ, malia in the name of humanitarian inter­ but that is no reason for the rest of us to vention. So were the Nigerian troops who, take them at face value. It is not a...