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Disciplines: Religion, Psychology of Religion, Polytheism, Dualism, Pantheism, Monotheism, Comparative mythology, Religions In Relation to one other, Women In Comparative Religion, Religious Organization, Religious Doctrines, History and Principles of Religions , Sacred Books, Vedic Texts, Forms Of Worship, Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, Christianity , The Bible, Semitic Religions.

 
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Naval War College Newport, R.I.

By: Peter J. Don

Excerpt: A paper submitted to the Faculty of the Naval War College in partial satisfaction of the requirements of the Department of Joint Military Operations. The contents of this paper reflect my own views and are not necessarily endorsed by the Naval War College or the Department of the Navy.

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Afghanistan : Current Issues and U. S. Policy

By: Kenneth Katzman

Summary: Afghanistan is stabilizing after more than 22 years of warfare, including a U.S.- led war that brought the current government to power. Before the U.S. military campaign against the Taliban movement began on October 7, 2001, Afghanistan had been mired in conflict since the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979. The Taliban ruled most of Afghanistan from 1996 until its collapse in December 2001 at the hands of the U.S. and Afghan opposition military campaign.

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Crs Report for Congress Received through the Crs Web Syria : Polit...

By: Alfred B. Prados

Summary: This report focuses on Syria’s internal politics and the impact of hostilities in Iraq on Syria’s stability and U.S.-Syrian relations. It outlines the development of the regime currently headed by President Bashar al-Asad and its support base; describes potential challenges to the regime; examines the effect of the Iraq war on Syrian domestic politics and U.S.-Syrian relations; and reviews U.S. policy options toward Syria. It will be updated when significant cha...

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Iraq : U. S. Regime Change Efforts and Post-Saddam Governance

By: Kenneth Katzman

Excerpt: The United States did remove Iraq’s Saddam Hussein from power in the course of the 1991 Persian Gulf war, and his regime, contrary to U.S. expectations, survived post-war uprisings by Iraq’s Shiites and Kurds. Subsequently, the United States sought to remove Saddam from power by supporting dissidents inside Iraq, although changing Iraq’s regime was not declared policy until 1998. In November 1998, amid a crisis with Iraq over U.N. weapons of mass destruction (WM...

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World Health Organization : Organisation Mondiale de la Sante ; Se...

By: R. F. Bridgman, Dr.

Medical Reference Publication

It is hard to say exactly what is meant by rural hospital because of the many different forms the institution may take. Looked at from the sociobiological standpoint, the rural hospital is the smallest curative unit serving a rural community, and its structure varies with the basic features of country life. In western countries the rural hospital has retained the impress of a fairly lengthy past when its sole function was to provide hospital care for the sick.

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World Health Organization Publication : Year 1991 ; Issue 92902114...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

PART II GLIMPSES OF HEALTH PROBLEMS IN THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN

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France : Factors Shaping Foreign Policy, And Issues in U. S. -Fren...

By: Paul E. Gallis

Summary: The factors that shape French foreign policy have changed since the end of the Cold War. The perspectives of France and the United States have diverged in some cases. More core interests remain similar. Both countries’ governments have embraced the opportunity to build stability in Europe through an expanded European Union and NATO. Each has recognized that terrorism and the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction are the most important threats to their sec...

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