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27 OctUrban bias – modernization pathway or hurdle in Eastern Europe?


According to most nationalist fairytales fluttered around throughout history in the CEE countries a nation should be modern, urbanized and economically…

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20 OctTime to tear down the paywalls?


Editor’s Note: This article was written by former ADV author Danilo Freire. Cooperation is one of the main drivers of modern…

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16 OctLegitimacy for empire? The case of the European Union


Editor’s Note: This article was written by former ADV author Paul Derikx. In politics today, there is perhaps nothing more discussed than…

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14 OctThe role of women in Game of Thrones: Is politics a men’s world?


Editor’s Note: This article was written by former ADV author and editor-in-chief Iva Kopraleva. A number of IR scholars have analysed…

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13 OctThe EU’s problems with minority-protection – the complicated case of the Aromanians


Word around the block is that if the EU were to bid for its own membership it might not get in,…

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10 OctThe case for going nuclear


Editor’s Note: This article was written by former ADV author Paul Derikx. In the first decades of the nuclear era, the conventional…

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06 OctFar from over: How peaceful will Southern Philippines be after the Zamboanga siege?


The siege of Zamboanga City in Mindanao took place for almost three weeks. It was 9 September, before the break of…

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27 SepInterdisciplinarity: Are social sciences still under the aegis of positivism?


It’s already well-established that, from a historical perspective, social sciences throughout the unfolding waves of positivism were slightly overshadowed by their…

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22 SepEU – US relations: Balancing or bandwagoning?


Editor’s Note: This article was written by former ADV author and editor-in-chief Iva Kopraleva. Whenever a state becomes powerful in the…

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10 SepWhat does the ‘pork barrel’ scam suggest about the Philippine government?


The social media-driven #MillionPeopleMarch is by far the biggest popular protest faced by President Benigno Aquino III since he took office…

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