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Current History. 2017; 116789136–141 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.789.136
Published: 01 April 2017
... Pakistan Taliban Haqqani Network al-Qaeda Osama bin Laden NATO United States Tribal Areas Balochistan Jamiat-e Islami-yi Afghanistan General Zia ul Haq George Bush Barack Obama 136 Unless the United States rights its policies with respect to Pakistan, it has no hope of bringing...
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Current History. 2016; 115780136–143 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.780.136
Published: 01 April 2016
... elections Hamid Karzai Ashraf Ghani Abdullah Abdullah Barack Obama Pakistan George Bush Taliban Mullah Omar al-Qaeda Islamic State China 136 What divides Afghans more than ethnicity or ideology is an unwillingness to share power and a winner-takes-all approach to politics. Afghanistan...
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Current History. 2015; 114771130–136 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2015.114.771.130
Published: 01 April 2015
... the University of California Humeira Iqtidar Pakistan internal divides demands army military chasm America cleavages covert operations Khyber pakhtunkhwa balochistan Sindh tribal areas iran bush Nawaz sharif bizar chaudhry shehbaz Islamabad PTI tehreek-e-insaf dharna...
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Current History. 2014; 113764218–223 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.764.218
Published: 01 September 2014
... Vietnam asia-pacific Moscow Beijing shinzo bush CCP party-state revisionism voldemort senso-ron Yoshinori Bengal fringe war record bellwether east 218 China . . . is determined that it will have greater influence than it enjoys at pres- ent, and it will use historical justifications...
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Current History. 2013; 112753152–154 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2013.112.753.152
Published: 01 April 2013
... to the Pakistanis, that you re either with us or against us. Despite the heavy-handed approach and language, the administration of President George W. Bush managed to get its way with the international community, the American people, and even Pakistan, an unlikely partner consider- ing its alliance...
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Current History. 2012; 111748325–326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2012.111.748.325
Published: 01 November 2012
... History. All rights reserved. 2012 The Regents of the University of California William Finan Aryeh Neier human rights movement George Bush war terror responsibility protect sovereignty 325 Books Let s be clear about what this book is and is not. Those expecting a volume that...
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Current History. 2012; 111747284–285 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2012.111.747.284
Published: 01 October 2012
...William W. Finan, Jr. A new book details how US policies under George W. Bush helped sour Vladimir Putin on the West, leaving him in the paranoid funk that still colors his outlook today. The Strongman: Vladimir Putin and the Struggle for Russia , by Angus Roxburgh . Macmillan , 2012...
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Current History. 2012; 11174114–18 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2012.111.741.14
Published: 01 January 2012
... extremism. The administration of George W. Bush did flirt with promoting electoral democracy, but the air went out of his freedom agenda after the Islamist movement Hamas won Palestinian elections in January 2006. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice often espoused transfor- mational democracy, but US...
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Current History. 2012; 11174119–23 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2012.111.741.19
Published: 01 January 2012
... Bush security Afghanistan strategy George Kennan democracy 19 The United States will have to get used to others saying no when Americans attempt to lead them. America s Outmoded Security Strategy DaviD B. Kanin anD steven e. meyer More than two decades have passed since the end of the...
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Current History. 2011; 110739311–316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2011.110.739.311
Published: 01 November 2011
... relationship to American foreign policy have been framed in recent years by sev- eral factors. Some of these factors, such as the legacy of the George W. Bush era and the contem- porary US political environment, are reflections of American policies and politics. Others, such as events this year in the Arab...
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Current History. 2011; 110735150–155 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2011.110.735.150
Published: 01 April 2011
...Gary M. Bowman In an apparent effort to box President Obama into a long-term commitment to the war, the generals oversold the troop surge's potential.… Gary Bowman Afghanistan United States Barack Obama George Bush US Central Command Al Qaeda Victor Renuart Tommy Franks Hamid...
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Current History. 2010; 109731376–382 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2010.109.731.376
Published: 01 December 2010
... Development Report United States George Bush Barack Obama Israel Egypt Iraq 376 The lesson taught by Egypt and Iraq . . . is that real political reform only occurs when a new balance of power emerges in a country. The Rise and Fall of Political Reform in the Arab World marina OTTaway For a few...
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Current History. 2010; 109726162–169 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2010.109.726.162
Published: 01 April 2010
... War normalization Nguyen Tan Dung George Bush Vietnamese Communist Party ASEAN Cambodia 162 The connection with the United States [is] a geopolitical asset in the competition that the Vietnamese have long carried out with China. Vietnam and America: Parameters of the Possible FrederiCk...
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Current History. 2010; 109726173–174 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2010.109.726.173
Published: 01 April 2010
...William W. Finan, Jr. A new book assesses the challenges facing America and its allies in Afghanistan. Many of the challenges are compounded by strategic errors committed by the Bush administration. 173 BOOKS Alexander the Great was stopped there. Genghis Khan and Tamerlane too. The British, rulers...
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Current History. 2010; 109725126 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2010.109.725.126
Published: 01 March 2010
.... All rights reserved. 2010 The Regents of the University of California East Germany Mary Elise Sarotte George Bush Mikhail Gorbachev Helmut Kohl 126 BOOKS According to the narrative of the cold war that has become conventional wisdom, the end went like this: We (the United States and...
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Current History. 2010; 10972484–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2010.109.724.84
Published: 01 February 2010
... Books , 2009 . © 2010 Current History. All rights reserved. 2010 The Regents of the University of California Hugo Chávez Venezuela Brian Nelson caracazo George Bush 84 BOOKS In 2002, political events took place in Venezuela that have in many respects remained mysteri-ous ever since...
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Current History. 2009; 108722432–434 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2009.108.722.432
Published: 01 December 2009
... rights reserved. 2009 The Regents of the University of California David Finkel surge Iraq George Bush ethnic cleansing 432 BOOKS The surge. Like so much associated with Iraq and the Bush years, the event itself as Nietzsche said of the French Revolution has disappeared beneath the...
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Current History. 2004; 103677412–416 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2004.103.677.412
Published: 01 December 2004
... East South America China George Bush Iraq dictatorship authoritarianism Europe 412 Democracy still occupies the high ground in the world. . . . Yet, just a few years into the new century, the grand hope that it will prove the age of democracy s global triumph appears far more tenuous than...
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Current History. 2004; 103677423–427 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2004.103.677.423
Published: 01 December 2004
... United States Iraq Afghanistan Osama bin Laden George Bush 9-11 Ayman Zawahiri Muslim We know that we re killing a lot, captur-ing a lot, collecting arms, Secretary ofDefense Donald Rumsfeld reportedly told a meeting of defense analysts and retired offi- cers at the Pentagon last year. We...
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Current History. 2004; 103676355–363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2004.103.676.355
Published: 01 November 2004
... Europe United States George Bush United Nations Iraq NATO Germany Vietnam EU New Transatlantic Agenda Views on the postwar evolution of transat-lantic relations can be divided into twobroad camps. A realist view holds that, even before the Iraq War, relations between Europe and America...