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Modern Tunisia: A Democratic Apprenticeship

Andrew Borowiec - History - 1998 - 160 pages
How did Tunisia succeed in eliminating the threat of militant Islamic fundamentalism? The author of this book examines the actions, which begin with the removal of the senile ...
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Slovakia Since Independence: A Struggle for Democracy

Minton F. Goldman - Political Science - 1999 - 247 pages
Goldman examines the difficulties and uncertainties of developing a viable democratic society in Slovakia. After a review of Slovak-Czech relations following the founding of ...
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The Sword of Damocles: U.S. Financial Hegemony in Colombia and Chile, 1950-1970

Jon V. Kofas - Business & Economics - 2002 - 238 pages
Far from fostering democracy and social justice in Chile and Colombia, IMF, World Bank, and U.S. foreign policy during the 1950s and 1960s were major impediments.
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The Social Control of Technology in North Africa: Information in the Global ...

Andrea L. Kavanaugh - Business & Economics - 1998 - 140 pages
Challenging writers who predict that new technologies herald an end to authoritarianism, Kavanaugh (communications, Virginia State U.) argues that the conventional controls are ...
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From Bad Policy to Chaos in Somalia: How an Economy Fell Apart

Jamil Abdalla Mubarak - Business & Economics - 1996 - 181 pages
Somali-born, Johns-Hopkins-educated economist Mubarak argues that specific policies of General Mohamed Siad BarrT while he ruled Somalia 1970-90 were responsible not only for ...
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Upholding Democracy: The United States Military Campaign in Haiti, 1994-1997

John R. Ballard - History - 1998 - 263 pages
An inside account of U.S. military operations to restore Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide to power, this study demonstrates the progress made in joint warfighting since ...
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The Way it Worked and why it Won't: Structural Change and the Slowdown of U ...

Gordon C. Bjork - Business & Economics - 1999 - 299 pages
A comprehensive description and explanation of the decline of economic growth in the USA. The author argues that this is a natural consequence of economic maturity, but also ...
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The Next Cold War?: American Alternatives for the Twenty-first Century

Jim M. Hanson - Business & Economics - 1996 - 191 pages
Sounding a warning that the United States could be leading the world into a new economic cold war if it continues to pursue narrow national and regional economic power ...
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Great Experiments in American Economic Policy: From Kennedy to Reagan

Thomas Mark Karier - Business & Economics - 1997 - 233 pages
Looks at the economic experiments of the Kennedy administration, supply-side economics in the Reagan era, the monetarist experiment conducted by the Federal Reserve between ...
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Language, Elites, and the State: Nationalism in Puerto Rico and Quebec

Amílcar Antonio Barreto - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1998 - 165 pages
Explores culturalist views of nationalism, hegemony, the relationship of language elitism to nationalism, language and the American identity, the evolution of Puerto Rican ...
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