05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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External problems for Europe’s energy policy – A brief geopolitical analysis

Elmar Hellendoorn analyses external problems of Europe’s Energy Policy (brief geopolitical analysis) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Arctic Geopolitics – Russia’s territorial claims, UNCLOS, the Lomonosov Ridge

Publication by Leonhardt van Efferink: Arctic Geopolitics 2 – Russia’s territorial claims, UNCLOS, the Lomonosov Ridge (Exclusive Economic Zones, Baselines, Flag Planting, North Pole, Navy) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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David Criekemans: Georgia-Russia – Model UN Simulation Exercise (2008)

David Criekemans about the war Georgia-Russia – Model United Nations Simulation Exercise 2008 Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Mackinder and Spykman and the New World Energy Order

Analysis of Mackinder and Spykman and the new world energy order by Timothy Boon von Ochssee Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Geopolitical Review 2011 – global events and US foreign policy

Another part of the Geopolitical Review of 2011, written by Saul Cohen, about global events and US foreign policy (Arab Spring, Chinese, American, Global Century, Pacific Rim, Great, Regional, Soft, World Powers, Leaders, Republican Presidential Candidates) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Gerard Toal: Ireland, Bosnia, Russia-Georgia, Global Crash, Pandemic, Nuclear War

Interview with Gerard Toal as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Ireland, Bosnia, Russia-Georgia, Global Crash, Pandemic, Nuclear War, State Failure, Belfast, Critical Geopolitics) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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David Storey: Territories, landscapes, spaces, places, states, borderless world

Interview with David Storey about Territories, landscapes, spaces, places, states, borderless world (Territorialisation, territoriality, claims, independence, legitimate government, Transnistria, Libya, Kosovo) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Phil Steinberg: ocean, city, art, performance of identity, dynamism of space and time

Interview with Phil Steinberg as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (ocean, city, art, performance of identity, dynamism of space and time, electronic communications, infosphere, non-populated, non-possessed spaces) Continue reading

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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Marietta König: Georgia – Abkhazia, South Ossetia and conflict resolution

Interview with Marietta König about Conflict Resolution in Georgia (South Ossetia, Abkhazia, Russia, Prevention, Management, Governance) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Marietta König: Georgia – Saakasvili, corruption and the opposition

Interview with Marietta König about domestic politics in Georgia (Saakashvili, opposition, corruption, democracy) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Olivier Kempf: NATO – position of France, its cohesion and future enlargement

Interview with Olivier Kempf about North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO): position of France, cohesion and future enlargement (Georgia, Ukraine, role) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Linda Johnston: Water Resources Management and Conflict Transformation

Interview with Linda M. Johnston about Integrated Water Resources Management and Conflict Transformation (contextual power relationships, bilateral, basin, Israel, Palestinians) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Jeremy Crampton: Cartography, human perception, cognition, spatial geoweb

Interview with Jeremy Crampton on Cartography, human perception, cognition, spatial geoweb (graphic design, psychology, Google Earth maps, new media, moral statistics) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Jeremy Crampton: Geographic Information Systems, landscape, mapping technology

Interview with Jeremy Crampton on Geographic Information Systems, landscapes, mapping technology (political representations of space, geovisualization, ethnocartographies) 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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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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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

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

03/02/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Julien Zarifian: US Foreign Policy Towards Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia

Julien Zarifian is Associate Professor (“Maître de conferences”) in American Studies at the University of Cergy-Pontoise, France, and Researcher with the CICC (“Civilisations et Identités Culturelles Comparées”), University of Cergy-Pontoise. He received his Ph.D. in Geopolitics from the French Institute … Continue reading

21/01/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Klaus Dodds: The Antarctic – A Very Short Introduction

Klaus Dodds is Professor of Geopolitics at Royal Holloway, University of London and Editor of The Geographical Journal. He has visited the Antarctic on four separate occasions and worked in sub-Antarctic islands such as South Georgia and the Falkland Islands. … Continue reading