|The Global Futures of World Regions Conference Briefs|
|The New Europe|
A new Europe is coming into focus
after the post-World-War-II Atlantic Alliance and the end of the Cold
War. The implosion of the Soviet empire created the historical chance
and the growing assertiveness of American power provides the contemporary
challenge for the evolving global position of Europe.
as well as externally?
Will the EU deliver on all that is hoped for? What kinds of internal
turbulences and conflicts will trouble this region in the future? Where
does the New Europe begin and where does it end? What is the European
position on immigration, migration, globalization, nationalism, languages,
Turkey and NATO?