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Current History (2018) 117 (795): 3–9.
Published: 01 January 2018
... food security from this perspec- tive generated investments, technology dissemina- tion, policies, and farm practices that unleashed what became known as the Green Revolution. By the mid-1980s, a doubling of cereal yields in Asia and Latin America (the initial focus areas for the Green Revolution...
Current History (2017) 116 (793): 320–323.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Jeffrey Edward Green The growing wealth gap has eroded support for liberal democracy by exposing its unfulfilled egalitarian promises. A renewal of civic obligations could be the best defense against creeping plutocracy. © 2017 Current History. All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents...
Current History (2016) 115 (780): 157–159.
Published: 01 April 2016
... of Karnataka , by Meera Subramanian PublicAffairs , 2015 © 2016 Current History. All rights reserved. 2016 The Regents of the University of California Sheila Jasanoff India environment sustainable development pollution book review Meera Subramanian River Runs Again Green...
Current History (2016) 115 (779): 114–116.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Miranda A. Schreurs The Germans have been early adopters of green standards, and the state has set ambitious renewable-energy targets. But industrial lobbies can still thwart regulations, as the Volkswagen scandal revealed. © 2020 Current History. All rights reserved. 2020 The Regents...
Current History (2015) 114 (775): 305–310.
Published: 01 November 2015
... engineering genetically modified crops Africa South Asia small farmers Monsanto technology transfer Green Revolution Burkina Faso pesticides cotton 305 Genetically modified crops alone are not enough to assure that smallholder farmers will prosper, but they can help to improve...
Current History (2015) 114 (769): 62–67.
Published: 01 February 2015
...-right bolsa familia Green PV Silva Marina death PMDB World Cup Ficha Limpa 62 Winning higher office requires building cross-party electoral coalitions at lower levels; governing requires different coalitions that may be only partially related to the electoral alliances. Old Ways and New...
Current History (2012) 111 (749): 337–343.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Shaul Bakhash Iran Mahm oud Ahmadinejad Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Green Movement repression Revolutionary Guards inflation nuclear program sanctions 337 [Thirty-three] years after the revolution, Iran s ruling elite is still unable to resolve differences on policy and the country s...
Current History (2004) 103 (669): 31–36.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Israel Palestine Ariel Sharon Oslo Gaza West Bank Green Line World Bank United Nations George Bush Not long ago, two Israeli journalists weregiven the opportunity to purchase 100 olivetrees. The trees, they discovered, had been uprooted from Palestinian lands by Israeli bulldoz- ers...