05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Igor Okunev: Federalism, autonomy and conflict resolution

Interview with Igor Okunev about Federalism, autonomy and conflict resolution (Sub National Autonomy, Authority) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Virginie Mamadouh: Media studies, inclusion-exclusion, geoinformational technology

Interview with Virginie Mamadouh as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (media studies, inclusion-exclusion, geoinformational technology, feminist movements) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Merje Kuus: Knowledge production, human agency, everyday practices

Interview with Merje Kuus as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (knowledge production, human agency, everyday practices, expert authority) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Alun Jones: supranational governance, interdependencies, prenegotiation, Iceland

Interview with Alun Jones as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (supranational governance, interdependencies between nation-states, prenegotiation, Iceland post-financial meltdown, European Union) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Corey Johnson: global resource nexus, Germany, gas pipelines, overconsumption

Interview with Corey Johnson as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (global resource nexus, Germany, gas pipelines, overconsumption, Eurasian space, networked infrastructure, political and economic interdependence) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Melanie Hanif: India’s foreign policy, energy security and the nuclear deal

Interview with Melanie Hanif about India: foreign policy, energy security and the nuclear deal (US, international cooperation, negotiations, IBSA forum, BRIC summit, global position, economic growth, development, Cold War) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Martin Geiger: International Migration – Management, Organization and Policy

Interview with Martin Geiger about International Migration: Management, Organization and Policy (Politics, Europe, Schengen Treaty, Illegal Immigration, Human Women Trafficking, Minorities, Citizenship) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Michel Foucher: Borders, security and identity

Interview with Michel Foucher about borders, boundaries and frontiers (conflicts, security, identity, Europe, Central Asia) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Emmanuel Dupuy: Military sociology, strategic thinking, threats, intelligence

Interview with Emmanuel Dupuy as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Military Sociology, Strategic Thinking, Threats, Intelligence, Mediterranean Union) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Joseph Cerami: International Security, Strategic Studies, Military Education, US Army

Interview with Joseph Cerami as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (International Security, Strategic Studies, Military Education, US Army) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Federico Bordonaro: Russia’s global position, Eastern Europe and energy policy

Interview with Federico Bordonaro about Russia, focusing on Global Power, Warsaw Pact, Soviet Union, NATO, EU and Energy Conflict, Geopolitics Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Federico Bordonaro: Europe, the global recession and dividing lines

Interview with Federico Bordonaro about Europe, focusing on the Global Recession, Dividing Lines and Military Conflicts Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Federico Bordonaro: European Union – global position and political integration

Interview with Federico Bordonaro about European Union, focusing on its Global Power Position, Political Integration and Relationship with Russia geopolitics Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Luiza Bialasiewicz: European Union – geopolitical visions

Interview with Luiza Bialasiewicz about Geopolitical visions of the European Union (foreign policy, strategy, identity, borders control, illegal immigration, Neighbourhood Policy) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Mark Bassin: Naturalistic principles, Eurasian civilisation, ideological discourses

Interview with Mark Bassin as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Naturalistic principles, Eurasian civilisation, ideological discourses, Friedrich Ratzel) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Luiza Bialasiewicz: European Union – geographical imaginations

Interview with Luiza Bialasiewicz about European Union: Geographical imaginations (Self Representation, Border Security, Mediterranean, Black Sea, Global South) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Veit Bachmann: European Union, External Relations, Immigration, Development Policy

Interview with Veit Bachmann as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (European Union, External Relations, Immigration, Development Policy ) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Veit Bachmann: African-European relations, Perceptions, Images, Identity

Interview with Veit Bachmann about relationship between EU and Africa, Perceptions, Images, Identity, Visions, Concepts, Methodologies, Union) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Emel Akçali – Cyprus’ geopolitical realities, representations and aspirations

Interview with Emel Akçali about Cyprus: Geopolitical Realities, Representations and Aspirations (mental maps, conflict resolution, European Union) Continue reading

17/12/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Andreas Behnke: NATO’s Security Discourse after the Cold War – Representing the West

Andreas Behnke is Lecturer in Political Theory at the Department of Politics and IR at the University of Reading. He obtained his MSc and his doctorate from Stockholm University. His current research projects include visuality as epistemology, the global politics … Continue reading

16/10/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Gérard Dussouy: Opposed to a Europe Dominated by Brussels – In Favour of a Federal European State

Gerard Dussouy is Emeritus Professor at the University of Bordeaux, where he taught various fields of political sciences. His current research concerns Geopolitics, International Relations and Globalization. Next to writing the book that is subject of this interview, Professor Dussouy … Continue reading

05/09/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Pierre Verluise: Geopolitics of the EU Borders – Enlargement, how far?

Dr Pierre Verluise is Director of the French geopolitical magazine Diploweb.com. Moreover, he is Research Supervisor at Institut de Relations Internationales et Stratégiques (IRIS). Dr Verluise further works as Lecturer in Political Geography at the Magistère des Relations Internationales et … Continue reading

23/03/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Nazli Choucri: CyberPolitics in International Relations

Nazli Choucri is Professor of Political Science, and serves as Associate Director of MIT’s Technology and Development Program (TDP). She is the architect and Director of the Global System for Sustainable Development (GSSD), a multi-lingual web-based knowledge networking system focusing on … Continue reading