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Current History (2020) 119 (819): 270–274.
Published: 21 September 2020
... culture as central to national identity, the Kremlin has failed to adapt to the global transition toward renewable energy. But external actors such as the European Union could encourage change from within to develop Russia’s untapped potential as a green power, given its vast endowments of renewable...
Current History (2020) 119 (813): 29–33.
Published: 01 January 2020
... trade developing nations development culture environment 29 Rather than assuming that host communities must serve the industry, expecta- tions should be adjusted so that tourism genuinely aligns with those communi- ties own priorities. Tourism and Its Discontents in the Global South JOSEPH...
Current History (2019) 118 (808): 194–196.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Sylvester Okwunodu Ogbechie Western museums are under pressure to return cultural artifacts looted during the colonial period, as world-class African institutions emerge to claim rights to lost heritage. © 2019 Current History. All rights reserved. 2019 The Regents of the University of...
Current History (2018) 117 (803): 350–354.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Erol Balkan; Ahmet Öncü “The AKP's neoliberal regime created the ideology and conditions for transformative change in Turkey's new upper-middle-class culture, which trickled down to both the laic and Islamic middle-class factions.” Fourth in a series on social mobility around the world . © 2018...
Current History (2018) 117 (801): 251–257.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Michael McFaul Policies chosen by Putin, not innate forces of history, culture, or tradition, pushed Russia in a more autocratic direction … © 2018 Current History. All rights reserved. 2018 The Regents of the University of California Michael McFaul Russia Vladimir Putin history...
Current History (2018) 117 (800): 235–240.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Kong Taiwan Greater China Confucianism trade economic development democracy nationalism capitalism culture civilization transnational 235 What used to be viewed as relatively self-defined polities in a previous era . . . are now being reconfigured by competing centripetal and...
Current History (2017) 116 (792): 277–281.
Published: 01 October 2017
... Crate Russia Siberia climate change adaptation global warming permafrost ecology environment culture indigenous people arctic 277 Northern Russia s physical vulnerability to climate change is at best severe, con- sidering the underlying permafrost and the threat that warming presents...
Current History (2016) 115 (779): 117–119.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Gerard Delanty While the European Union has embedded itself in ordinary life through administrative integration and cultural symbols, this “banal authority” may not be enough to handle tough political tests. The Politics of Everyday Europe: Constructing Authority in the European Union , by...
Current History (2014) 113 (762): 144–149.
Published: 01 April 2014
... Indrani Bagchi women education educated city urban target society transition gender conflict advancement tarun tajpal Nirbhaya rape sexual assault India culture opportunities vote administrative service percentage investigation change patriarchy family equal girls knowledge...
Current History (2014) 113 (762): 157–162.
Published: 01 April 2014
... California T.V Paul soft power India global world globalization globalizing military economic demographic assets culture values institutions religion resources vegetarian marketing cuisine music bhangra karnatik ghazal sitar Shankar inherent Buddhism amartya sen Bollywood...
Current History (2014) 113 (759): 19–22.
Published: 01 January 2014
... culture values civil society nongovernmental organizations China 19 Governments will remain the most powerful actors on the global stage. How- ever, the stage will become more crowded, and many non-state actors will com- pete effectively for influence. The Information Revolution and Power...
Current History (2013) 112 (756): 259–264.
Published: 01 October 2013
... Andrei Tsygankov Russia soft power foreign policy values civilization Eurasia regional integration culture 259 Faced with external competition, the Kremlin is preoccupied with reviving inter- nal foundations for Russia s soft power appeal. Moscow s Soft Power Strategy anDrei P. Tsygankov...
Current History (2013) 112 (755): 217–223.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Regents of the University of California Jing Sun soft power East Asia China Japan South Korea diplomacy popular culture image nationalism 217 Although China s assertiveness has been a major factor in the latest hardening of relations in East Asia, Beijing s retreat from soft power has...
Current History (2012) 111 (743): 88–93.
Published: 01 March 2012
... European Union France Germany Greece Italy integration federalism identity national culture 88 Left unchecked, the current crisis could reshape almost everything from money and finance to security and defense, and from welfare state institutions to immi- gration policy. Europe s Threatened...