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Current History (2019) 118 (810): 276–281.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Rachel Harris [T]he entire Uighur population is now regarded as a problem in need of an aggressive solution. © 2019 Current History. All rights reserved. 2019 The Regents of the University of California China Xinjiang authoritarianism Islam Uighurs Central Asia cul 276 [T]he...
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Current History (2018) 117 (801): 283–284.
Published: 01 October 2018
... Ibañez-Tirado Magnus Marsden China Belt Road Initiative Silk Road trade Central Asia Tajikistan economic development commerce foreign investment infrastructure PERSPECTIVE China s Old and New Central Asian Ties DIANA IBAÑEZ-TIRADO AND MAGNUS MARSDEN 283 Traveling by road from...
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Current History (2018) 117 (801): 277–282.
Published: 01 October 2018
... Shavkat Mirziyoyev Islam Karimov democratic reforms Soviet Union authoritarianism Islam Central Asia labor migration 277 [L]abor migration brought the country to a point of no return: millions of the poorest Uzbeks could no longer be cut off from the rest of the world . . . Uzbekistan...
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Current History (2017) 116 (792): 285–287.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Marianne Kamp An anthropologist with long ties to a border town in Central Asia watched as nationalist sentiment turned what had been an informal boundary into a hard divide between erstwhile neighbors. Nationalism in Central Asia: A Biography of the Uzbekistan-Kyrgyzstan Boundary , by Nick...
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Current History (2017) 116 (791): 235–240.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of California Mark Beeson United States China Asia Donald Trump trade Trans-Pacific Partnership South China Sea Japan South Korea Philippines Australia Asia-Pacific regional order 235 The possibility of miscalculation...
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Current History (2016) 115 (784): 312–318.
Published: 01 November 2016
... for the Chinese Diaspora in Southeast Asia HONG LIU The rise of China as the world s second-largest economy and an increasingly asser-tive player in the global diplomatic arena has prompted endless scholarly and media scru- tiny over the past decade. Most analyses focus on China as a nation-state and its shifting...
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Current History (2016) 115 (783): 270–276.
Published: 01 October 2016
... of the University of California Marianne Kamp Central Asia Soviet legacy women's rights Islam Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Uzbekistan Tajikistan Turkmenistan literacy labor rights voting rights Joseph Stalin Bolsheviks unveiling campaign 270 While Soviet efforts to promote gender equality...
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Current History (2016) 115 (782): 226–232.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Joshua Kurlantzick Governments in Southeast Asia have adopted policies that are fueling militancy by restricting freedoms and fostering authoritarianism. © 2016 Current History. All rights reserved. 2016 The Regents of the University of California Joshua Kurlantzick Islamic State...
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Current History (2015) 114 (774): 272–277.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Raffaello Pantucci China is the increasingly dominant power in the region, but it is acting in full concordance with Russia. © 2015 Current History. All rights reserved. 2015 The Regents of the University of California Raffaello Pantucci Central Asia Russia China Xinjiang Kazakhstan...
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Current History (2015) 114 (771): 149–153.
Published: 01 April 2015
... History. All rights reserved. 2015 The Regents of the University of California vazira zamindar south asia dark times homogenizing nation-states problem minorities Pakistan India partition AML nationalism hindutva Lahore resolution ambedkar surgical transfer what composite...
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Current History (2014) 113 (766): 312–317.
Published: 01 November 2014
... national self-determination nationalism internationalism hegemony world war one Europe civilization globalization great war trenches France Germany Russia czar czarist dominate ottoman empire Wilson east Asia Middle East colonies imperial depression bolshevik soviet Clark...
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Current History (2014) 113 (766): 305–311.
Published: 01 November 2014
... nations nation-state normative sovereignty world war one Europe civilization globalization great war trenches France Germany Russia czar czarist dominate ottoman empire Wilson east Asia Middle East colonies imperial depression bolshevik soviet Clark suffering cost...
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Current History (2014) 113 (766): 318–323.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., nobody much seemed to care for the nomads exterminated in Central Asia. Toynbee s analysis correct or not would imply a Western-centric mindset with its own solipsistic criteria as to who is worthy of victimhood and who is not. Yet we might still pause for one final almost case of Great War genocide...
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Current History (2014) 113 (766): 299–304.
Published: 01 November 2014
... and the growing self-assertion of Japan in East Asia and the Pacific, but also through subtle transformations in the colonial domain. At one level, Britain and France engaged in the last great colonial scramble as they divided up the for- mer German colonies in Africa and Asia as well as the Ottoman provinces...
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Current History (2014) 113 (766): 324–328.
Published: 01 November 2014
... civilization globalization great war France Germany Russia czar czarist debt reparations dominate ottoman empire Wilson east Asia Middle East colonies imperial depression bolshevik soviet Clark suffering cost Japan Turkey parallax united states US 1918 1914 324 The modern...
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Current History (2014) 113 (766): 329–331.
Published: 01 November 2014
... History in 2013 and 2014. ESSAYS INCLUDE: For more information, contact editors@currenthistory.com The Information Revolution and Power by Joseph S. Nye Jr. Soft Power s Rise and Fall in East Asia by Jing Sun Moscow s Soft Power Strategy by Andrei P. Tsygankov Propaganda and Power in the Middle East...
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Current History (2014) 113 (766): 332–334.
Published: 01 November 2014
... in a Shrinking World, 1870 1945 (Harvard University Press, 2014). BOOKS 332 The Deluge: The Great War, America and the Remaking of the Global Order, 1916 1931 by Adam Tooze. Viking, 2014. United States, though there is a little on Asia. And although Tooze includes smart and substantial discussions of Wilson...
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Current History (2014) 113 (764): 245–251.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Bruce Cumings Beijing's grabs for puny islands have alarmed and alienated smaller countries in the region. But Washington doesn't need to “pivot” to Asia–it's been in charge there for decades. © 2014 Current History. All rights reserved. 2014 The Regents of the University of California...
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Current History (2012) 111 (747): 281–283.
Published: 01 October 2012
... Russia reset China Barack Obama New START treaty Libya Syria Central Asia 281 PERSPECTIVE Eighteen months ago it appeared that US President Barack Obama was succeeding in improving relations with Moscow, a task that his two predecessors, Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, failed to accomplish...
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Current History (2012) 111 (747): 275–280.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Eric McGlinchey Aging autocrats and an absence of clear succession mechanisms make a combination that, if not soon addressed, will lead to political upheaval.… © 2012 Current History. All rights reserved. 2012 The Regents of the University of California Eric McGlinchey Central Asia...