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Current History. 2019; 118810276–281 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2019.118.810.276
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. 2019; 118810271–275 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2019.118.810.271
Published: 01 October 2019
...Alima Bissenova Despite all of its symbolic continuity, Kazakhstan is a society in transition. © 2019 Current History. All rights reserved. 2019 The Regents of the University of California Kazakhstan urbanization globalization migration oil Islam Nursultan Nazarbayev 271 Despite...
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Current History. 2019; 118806108–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2019.118.806.108
Published: 01 March 2019
... The Regents of the University of California Triadafilos Triadafilopoulos Germany immigration guest workers refugee crisis asylum Islam Angela Merkel employment labor integration Alternative Germany 108 The German experience shows that liberal democracies are able to develop...
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Current History. 2018; 117801277–282 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.801.277
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. 2018; 117800222–228 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.800.222
Published: 01 September 2018
... Reformasi movement student activists Suharto Islam religion human rights populism Jakarta Basuki Tjahaja Purnama Ahok Prabowo Subianto 222 Reformasi-era values concerning citizen welfare and the public good remain deeply entrenched among a small but vocal segment of society. The...
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Current History. 2018; 117798148–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.798.148
Published: 01 April 2018
... India Pakistan Myanmar South Asia religion intolerance blasphemy Narendra Modi Hindu nationalism democracy Rohingya Islam extremism Tehreek-e-Labbaik minorities PERSPECTIVE Rising Religious Intolerance in South Asia NEETI NAIR 148 South Asia has historically been known for its...
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Current History. 2018; 117798154–157 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.798.154
Published: 01 April 2018
...Joshua Lustig A rising middle class in Pakistan is striving to reconcile aspirations for a modern lifestyle with a desire for a deeper embrace of Islam as a guide to everyday ethics. The New Pakistani Middle Class , by Ammara Maqsood Harvard University Press , 2017 © 2018 Current...
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Current History. 2017; 116788101–106 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.788.101
Published: 01 March 2017
...Jennifer Fredette Underlying the debate on the state of emergency and terrorism are deep tensions over the place of religion in French public life. Or more specifically, the place of Islam. © 2017 Current History. All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of California...
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Current History. 2017; 116788112–115 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.788.112
Published: 01 March 2017
... Holly Case Hungary Viktor Orbán Young Democrats Poland Jarosław Kaczyński Law and Justice party Fidesz populism refugee crisis immigration Islam authoritarianism Eastern Europe illiberalism communism PERSPECTIVE There s a lot we re getting wrong if we see the illiberal...
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Current History. 2017; 11678631–34 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.786.31
Published: 01 January 2017
...Jocelyne Cesari [The] incorporation of Islam within state institutions nationalized religious authorities and teachings, giving rise to a hegemonic version of the faith. © 2017 Current History. All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of California Jocelyne Cesari Islam...
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Current History. 2016; 115784319–321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.784.319
Published: 01 November 2016
...Sara Silvestri [T]he main religious traditions all share references to journeys and emigration experiences as metaphors for the human condition. © 2016 Current History. All rights reserved. 2016 The Regents of the University of California Sara Silvestri Islam Muslim Syria Iraq Middle...
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Current History. 2016; 115783270–276 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.783.270
Published: 01 October 2016
... were protesting harsh working conditions in cotton fields, although in inter- views, survivors linked their desperation to do- mestic abuse. After Gorbachev reversed decades of official atheism in 1989, Central Asian communities be- gan to open mosques and welcomed a flood of Islamic literature and...
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Current History. 2016; 115780144–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.780.144
Published: 01 April 2016
... organizations Khudi Bacha Khan Educational Foundation Rural Support Programs Network Islam extremism madrassas development 144 [L]ocal people acting within civil society groups are responding to violent reli- gious extremism in unprecedented ways. Can Civil Society Tame Violent Extremism in...
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Current History. 2016; 115780150–153 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.780.150
Published: 01 April 2016
... Chandra India caste system Dalits Scheduled Castes discrimination Rohith Vemula suicide Prime Minister Narendra Modi Parliament Congress party Bharatiya Janata Party Hinduism Islam 150 Although the majority of elected members of Parliament in India now come from subaltern...
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Current History. 2016; 11577989–94 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.779.89
Published: 01 March 2016
...-Busse Europe European Union Eastern Germany Angela Merkel Hungary Viktor Orbán Greece immigration asylum Christianity Islam NATO France National Front Britain UK Independence Party 89 Eastern Europe remains poorer and less democratically experienced than West- ern Europe, but...
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Current History. 2016; 11577995–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.779.95
Published: 01 March 2016
... of California Rahsaan Maxwell Europe cultural diversity immigration globalization intermarriage international cuisine hip-hop music religion Christianity Islam 95 Cultural Diversity and Its Limits in Western Europe RAHSAAN MAXWELL The next generation of diverse Europeans will...
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Current History. 2014; 11375940–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.759.40
Published: 01 January 2014
...Martha Crenshaw The deep roots of extremist violence make military responses in most cases ineffective. © 2014 Current History. All rights reserved. 2014 The Regents of the University of California Martha Crenshaw terrorism Islam assassination suicide bombing weapons mass...
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Current History. 2013; 112758338–344 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2013.112.758.338
Published: 01 December 2013
... Egypt Hosni Mubarak Mohamed Morsi Islam Muslim Brotherhood revolution military coup autocracy Abdel Fattah el-Sisi 338 Not only was the paramount role of the military unimpeded after the exit of Mubarak, but other key institutions were undiminished in their power. The Return of Egypt...
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Current History. 2013; 112758356–363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2013.112.758.356
Published: 01 December 2013
...Emile Nakhleh “The youth revolts … have shown that while regimes might be able to play the Islamic radicalism and sectarianism cards to bolster their hold on power in the short term, this is a failing strategy in the long run.” Third in a series on soft power around the world. © 2013 Current...
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Current History. 2013; 112755230–235 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2013.112.755.230
Published: 01 September 2013
... Indonesia Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono Suharto corruption Islam democracy minorities economic growth 230 [W]hen he departs the presidency in 2014, Yudhoyono will leave an Indonesia in which politics, while messy, is increasingly played according to the rules. . . . Yudhoyono s Legacy: Between...