Contemporary Review

Founded in 1866, Contemporary Review is a scholarly journal published quarterly. Contemporary Review Company Ltd. owns and publishes this journal, and its editorial headquarters is in Oxford, United Kingdom.Contemporary Review covers a number of topics, including politics, international affairs, literature, art and art history. Its region and its audience are international. Dr. Richard Mullen is the editor; Dr. Alex Kerr is the managing editor; Dr. James Munson is the literary editor; and Anselma Bruce is the associate editor. James LoGerfo, Robin Findlay and Charles Foster are the editorial advisers.

Articles from Vol. 273, No. 1593, October

Academic Freedom in Serbia
Serbian policies in Bosnia and Kosovo have been widely condemned throughout the world. These policies and the consequent decline in the Serbian economy have also brought mass demonstrations against the government. The government, under the domination...
A Novel View of a Hungarian Prime Minister
Count Istvan Tisza, Minister President (Prime Minister) of Hungary from 1903 to 1905 and again from 1913 to 1917, was for many years one of the most vilified and unpopular politicians to hold power in the difficult days leading up to and during the first...
China in Search of a Dominant Role
In recent years, China has developed a mixed economic system in which power lies with a relatively small group of descendants of the founders of the present regime. The current preoccupation of Chinese rulers is to accumulate wealth, avoid chaos and...
From Memling to Pourbus: The Forgotten Period
The time is the fifteenth century, the place Bruges: a bustling metropolis, the meeting place of diverse European states and an important financial centre. But also a city where the refined culture of the Court of Burgundy has a major influence on the...
Mustafa Kemal Ataturk: A Childhood Recollection
On the eve of the 21st century, Turkey is celebrating the uninterrupted 75th anniversary of her foundation (29 October 1923) and commemorating the 60th anniversary of the death of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk (in November 1938). The man who founded modern Turkey,...
The Secret of Fast Food in Romania
Thoughtful Americans, if truth be told, cringe just a little when we see photos recording the opening of yet another fast-food outlet in cities we've never heard of in countries we can't spell. How can we, in good conscience, inflict so much deep fried...
Uzbekistan - the Emergence of a New Nation
After the dissolution of the former USSR, completely new countries with new financial and political systems have appeared in its territories. They add new features to the political and financial map of the world. One of them is the newly independent...
White House Lessons for Downing Street
Dr. Jack Cunningham, the government's new official 'Cabinet Enforcer' has the first chance in a generation to redefine and rework the way that Downing Street and Whitehall present and implement the government's legislative programme. Dr. Cunningham's...