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edited by Dr Barry Turner

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The Statesman's Yearbook 2014
Review

Essay

In his piece The Reeds at Runnymede Barry Turner explores the origins of Magna Carta…find out more



Spotlight

SNAPSHOT

On the 20th anniversary of the massacre at Srebrenica during the Bosnian War, Julian Bernauer challenges the notion that ethnicity and ethnic parties are always threats to political stability, arguing that the descriptive representation of ethnic minority groups has the potential to increase regime support and reduce conflict...find out more

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Focus INFOGRAPHIC

The Politics of Green: 30 years after the sinking of the Greenpeace ship, Rainbow Warrior, we look at the often complicated relationship between politics and the environment

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  Essay DID YOU KNOW?

Before his retirement in April 2015, Saud bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia was the world's longest serving foreign affairs minister, having held the position since October 1975. He passed away in July 2015.

 

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