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Carl Strikwerda

war had already broken out in people’s minds.” 9 In reality, strong forces pushed Europe simultaneously in different directions: some toward conflict and others toward cooperation. There were diplomatic crises over Morocco and the Balkans, increasing

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Ottoman Conceptual History

Challenges and Prospects

Alp Eren Topal and Einar Wigen

debate after the fall of Hamidian absolutism and the initiation of the Second Constitutional Era in 1908 is again arguably a second instance of rupture. Within the following decade, the empire went through several major crises (most notably, the Balkan

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“It’s Being, Not Doing”

Hospitality and Hostility between Local Faith Actors and International Humanitarian Organizations in Refugee Response

Olivia J. Wilkinson

-á-vis displacement in the following regions: the Middle East and North Africa, particularly Egypt, Lebanon, Yemen, and Iraq; the Balkans Route, particularly Serbia and Albania; Latin America, particularly Colombia; the Horn of Africa, particularly Somalia and

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Refugee studies in Austria today

From challenges to a research horizon

Leonardo Schiocchet, Sabine Bauer-Amin, Maria Six-Hohenbalken, and Andre Gingrich

Barbara Harrell-Bond . 2005 . Rights in exile: Janus-faced humanitarianism . Oxford : Berghahn Books . Župarić-Iljić , Drago , and Marko Valenta . 2019 . “ ‘Refugee crisis’ in the Southeastern European countries: The rise and fall of the Balkan

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Tuğçe Kayaal

. 25 Many children coming from different ethnoreligious backgrounds ended up as “war orphans.” The moral panic focused primarily on Turkish-Muslim orphans of the Balkan Wars and Armenian-Christian orphans of the Armenian Genocide. The main reason

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Sephardi Leadership in Israel

Transitioning from Mandate to Statehood

Moshe Naor

Mizrahi Jews. In order to extend its own ranks, the Guard encouraged the cooperation of Sephardi Jewish immigrants from Turkey, Greece, and the Balkans. 7 These communities were prominent not only in terms of the composition of the Council of the Sephardi

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The Timeline of a Concept

Juan Francisco Fuentes

, often linked to xenophobia and populism. After the euphoria of 1989, a depressing anticlimax came marked by the Balkan conflict and the proliferation of powerful populist and nationalist forces in Eastern Europe. As early as 1990, the French writer Alain

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Refugia Roundtable

Imagining Refugia: Thinking Outside the Current Refugee Regime

Nicholas Van Hear, Veronique Barbelet, Christina Bennett, and Helma Lutz

or holed up in Libya. Likewise, in 2015, Syrians, Afghans, Iraqis, Eritreans, and others cooperated (along with supportive citizens) in actions on the East Mediterranean route through Turkey, Greece, and the Balkans, notably in surges to breach the

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Everyday Diplomacy

Introduction to Special Issue

Magnus Marsden, Diana Ibañez-Tirado, and David Henig

diplomatic are not always organized on or in reference to the ‘national order of things’. David Henig’s article on Sufi networks in the Balkans, and the roles they play in the fashioning of relationships across boundaries of region, language and religion in

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Alena Minchenia

-Driven Human Rights NGOs in the Balkans .” In Revisiting the Role of Civil Society in the Promotion of Human Rights , ed. Lis Dhundale and Erik André Andersen , 197 – 220 . Copenhagen : Danish Institute for Human Rights . Scott , James C. 1985