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Current History (2020) 119 (813): 9–14.
Published: 01 January 2020
... photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, https://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2020 Current History military weapons technology war crimes arms control 9 The progression from semiautonomous...
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Current History (2020) 119 (813): 37–39.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Mary F. E. Ebeling Two books detail how global technology giants vacuum up all the data they can get on consumers, the better to serve them on a platter to digital capitalists and colonizers. Payal Arora . The Next Billion Users: Digital Life Beyond the West . Harvard University Press...
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Current History (2020) 119 (813): 3–8.
Published: 01 January 2020
... through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, https://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2020 Current History Indonesia Rwanda governance technology development cities climate adaptation 3The world appears to be overflowing with data, thanks...
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Current History (2019) 118 (804): 11–15.
Published: 01 January 2019
... California Barbara Prainsack health care precision medicine DNA genome genetic medical technology regulation privacy inequality disease data 11 This new way of thinking about health and disease has tangible implications for when and how health-care interventions are set in motion and...
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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 their...
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Current History (2015) 114 (769): 73–76.
Published: 01 February 2015
... University of California Ted Henken Archibald Ritter Cuba embargo US barack Obama raul castro prisoner exchange bloqueo auto-bloqueo technology telecom embassy deal growth economy centralization socialism perfect self-employed private sector small-enterprise paquete black...
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Current History (2014) 113 (759): 12–15.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Sheila Jasanoff Scientific advances offer hope, but governments must cooperate to save the environment. Sheila Jasanoff climate change technology environment cities geoengineering global warming 12 Forward trajectories in science, technology, and local initiative look like causes...
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Current History (2014) 113 (759): 26–29.
Published: 01 January 2014
... technology education inequality 26 Convergence presents great global challenges, but it also means escape from poverty for hundreds of millions and the creation of a vast new global middle class. Converging Economic Destinies uri dAduSh The economic convergence of large parts of the developing world...
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Current History (2014) 113 (759): 19–22.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Joseph S. Nye, Jr. The rise of digital networks is diffusing power to new players. Fourth in a series on soft power. © 2014 Current History. All rights reserved. 2014 The Regents of the University of California Joseph Nye soft power information technology computers non-state actors...
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Current History (2013) 112 (757): 291–297.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Joel Mokyr The economics of a world of information and automation is radically different from that of a world of wheat, steel, and railroads. © 2013 Current History. All rights reserved. 2013 The Regents of the University of California Joel Mokyr capitalism technology science...
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Current History (2013) 112 (756): 285–286.
Published: 01 October 2013
... reserved. 2013 The Regents of the University of California Joshua Lustig Loren Graham Russia technology innovation science development patent law business The arts and sciences somehow flourished in Russia despite centuries of autocracy, yet the country has a sorry record of channel...
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Current History (2013) 112 (750): 13–19.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Uri Dadush; Kemal Derviş Sustaining the transformational force of technology and globalization, … while mitigating their polarizing effect within countries, is likely to prove one of the twenty-first century's great challenges. © 2013 Current History. All rights reserved. 2013 The Regents of...
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Current History (2012) 111 (741): 9–13.
Published: 01 January 2012
... income distribution Uri Dadush wage convergence William Shaw globalization labor markets manufacturing trade technology labor 9Uri DaDUsh is a senior associate at the Carnegie Endow- ment for International Peace. William shaW is a visiting scholar at the Endowment. Former World Bank...
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Current History (2012) 111 (741): 29–33.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Paul Harris; Daniel Sarewitz To promote innovation through scientific and technological advance is also to promote social change—often radical social change. © 2012 Current History. All rights reserved. 2012 The Regents of the University of California Paul Harris Daniel Sarewitz...
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Current History (2004) 103 (677): 410–411.
Published: 01 December 2004
... Permissions web page, https://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2004 Current History politics economy security social science technology innovation Current History s GLOBAL PROGRESS REPORT Current History invited its contributing editors a group of 21 international scholars to...
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Current History (2002) 101 (659): 436–442.
Published: 01 December 2002
... History. All rights reserved. 2002 The Regents of the University of California Al Qaeda computer cyberterrorism Hezbollah Internet Israel Palestinian technology terrorism United States Are terrorist groups who operate in cyberspace cyberterrorists ? The answer hinges on what...
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Current History (2001) 100 (650): 433–437.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Middle East military technology terrorism Tamil Tigers United States warfare 433 Much about [September 11], and the larger terror campaign of which it is a part, distinguishes it from similar episodes in the past. This is not the work of a localized insurgency against a particular ruler or...
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Current History (2001) 100 (645): 162–169.
Published: 01 April 2001
... Regents of the University of California deregulation diaspora e-commerce e-governance illiteracy India information technology Internet media New Delhi 162 This January the northern Indian city of Alla-habad hosted the Maha Kumbh Mela, thelargest religious event in the world. More than...