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Current History (2019) 118 (806): 83–89.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Erik Jones European democracy has always been playing catch-up with popular aspirations for democratic representation. © 2019 Current History. All rights reserved. 2019 The Regents of the University of California Erik Jones European Union democracy populism nationalism Britain...
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Current History (2018) 117 (802): 310–314.
Published: 01 November 2018
... expectancy suicide opioid epidemic unemployment social spending welfare austerity homelessness poverty hunger United States Affordable Care Act Europe Britain National Health Service Greece 310 [S]hort-term policy changes can have long-term effects on the health and well- being...
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Current History (2018) 117 (799): 169–174.
Published: 01 May 2018
... colonial legacies legal system education policy Eric Anchimbe Africa Cameroon language conflict France Britain colonialism postcolonial ethnic rivalry Anglophone Problem 169 [T]he intertwined nature of language, politics, and identity permeates the nation, its institutions...
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Current History (2018) 117 (797): 89–95.
Published: 01 March 2018
... David Mitchell Northern Ireland Britain United Kingdom Ireland Irish Republican Army Sinn Féin power-sharing peace sectarian violence Brexit European Union Good Friday Agreement 89 It remains an open question whether power-sharing can operate with sufficient mutual trust when...
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Current History (2017) 116 (789): 157–159.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Sumit Ganguly A new book on Britain's reign in the subcontinent, departing from earlier generations of scholarship, does not sanitize the brutality and racism that undergirded the colonial enterprise. The Chaos of Empire: The British Raj and the Conquest of India , by Jon Wilson . Public...
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Current History (2017) 116 (788): 107–111.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Matthew Goodwin [T]he drift toward Brexit reflected a slow but persistent shift in the overall structure and attitudes of the country's electorate. © 2017 Current History. All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of California Matthew Goodwin Britain United Kingdom...
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Current History (2016) 115 (779): 89–94.
Published: 01 March 2016
... of France, Germany, and Britain. It has been hobbled by stunted economies, the small size of its nation-states, and the cultural divides between Western and Orthodox Christianity. After World War I, these nations finally gained indepen- dence, if only for two decades a time marred by economic crises...
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Current History (2015) 114 (775): 316–321.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Norway Ethiopia Brazil Amazon Britain U.S Agency International Development Millennium Development Goals 316 The most promising new paradigm calls for providing aid based on results, with- out . . . demanding adherence to particular plans. A Better Model for Foreign Aid WILLIAM D. SAVEDOFF...
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Current History (2014) 113 (761): 91–97.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Matthias Matthijs Through a renegotiation of its own fundamental membership terms, Britain wants to reform Europe from within—but by staying out of the euro it refuses to be at the core of European policy making. © 2014 Current History. All rights reserved. 2014 The Regents of the University...
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Current History (2013) 112 (752): 100–106.
Published: 01 March 2013
... The Regents of the University of California Ronald Tiersky France Germany Great Britain Nicolas Sarkozy François Hollande Charles de Gaulle taxes competition labor unemployment European Union Mali 100 German economic dynamism still complicates French prosperity, but as the euro...
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Current History (2012) 111 (744): 123–128.
Published: 01 April 2012
... Karzai Taliban United States Britain Soviet Union Pakistan India withdrawal 123 Afghanistan s future looks ever more unpre-dictable as international forces now in the country move toward a planned drawdown in 2014. Recent widespread riots over Koran burn- ings and fury over a US soldier s...
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Current History (2012) 111 (743): 118–119.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Middle East European Union Libya Iran France Germany Great Britain NATO 118 PERSPECTIVE In 2011, the long-awaited Arab Spring reas-serted the Greater Middle East as history s geo-graphic pivot a region, that is, where con- flicts, fueled by intense sectarian passions, have an inescapable...
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Current History (2011) 110 (740): 364–369.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Middle East United States Britain development Muslim Brotherhood social media Iran Saudi Arabia Al Qaeda 364 The contagion effect created by the regime changes in Tunisia, Egypt, and Libya suggests a significant degree of imagined community among Arabs everywhere. The Middle East in Flux...
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Current History (2011) 110 (734): 122–124.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Uri Dadush Why have the fiscal paths of the United Kingdom (radical budget cuts) and the United States (extended tax cuts) diverged so dramatically? © 2011 Current History. All rights reserved. 2011 The Regents of the University of California Uri Dadush Great Britain United States...
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Current History (2004) 103 (673): 221–225.
Published: 01 May 2004
... History. All rights reserved. 2004 The Regents of the University of California Libya Muammar el-Qaddafi United States Britain Ronald Reagan Lockerbie George Bush Al Qaeda United Nations sanctions 221 There was plenty of self-satisfied official comment about the efficacy of strong...
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Current History (2004) 103 (671): 99–106.
Published: 01 March 2004
... nationalisms have had kicked out of them by history. © 2001 Current History. All rights reserved. 2001 The Regents of the University of California Andrew Jackson United States George Bush nationalism Al Qaeda patriotism Britain Germany France Israel The nature and degree of American...
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Current History (2003) 102 (667): 361–366.
Published: 01 November 2003
... proliferation. © 2003 Current History. All rights reserved. 2003 The Regents of the University of California George Bush United States imperialism Philippines Haiti Nicaragua Balkans Britain Afghanistan Iraq 361 Compared with the grasping old imperialism of the past, America s liberal...
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Current History (2003) 102 (667): 388–393.
Published: 01 November 2003
... of California United States geopolitics China Islam Britain Middle East Russia Arnold Toynbee George Bush Europe 388 America s exceptionalism its hope of defeating the cycles of history hinges on using power now to permanently change the rules of the geopolitical game in everyone s favor...
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Current History (2001) 100 (647): 285–290.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Britain China colonial Falun Gong Hong Kong right abode SAR self-rule Tung Chee-hwa WTO The handover ceremonies on June 30, 1997,returning Hong Kong to Chinese sovereigntyafter 156 years as a British colony marked a significant turning point in the city s unique history and launched...