05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Ian Storey: China, Asia-Pacific, US military capabilities, hegemony, balance of power

Interview with Ian Storey about China, Asia-Pacific, US military capabilities, hegemony, balance of power (strategic threat, regional peace, diplomatic dialogue, Free Trade Agreement) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Michael Strauss: Territorial leasing and boundary conflicts

Interview with Michael Strauss about Territorial Leasing (Boundary Conflicts, Border Disputes, Guantanamo Bay) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Ian Storey: China, ASEAN, bilateral relations, maritime boundary claims, diaspora

Interview with Ian Storey about China, ASEAN, bilateral relations, maritime boundary claims, diaspora (Chinese trade and investment ties, South Sea security, People’s Liberation Army, PLA) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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James Rogers: European Union – foreign policy, communitarianism and civilisation

Interview with James Rogers about European Union: foreign policy, communitarianism and civilisation (Minister, Nationalism, Identity, Languages, Social Democratic Political Systems, Projects) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Nathalène Reynolds: Pakistan – Women’s rights, civic society and Benazir Bhutto

Interview with Nathalène Reynolds about Pakistan: Women’s rights, civic society and Benazir Bhutto (Gender, Feminism) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Nathalène Reynolds: Jammu-Kashmir conflict – history, identities and resolution

Interview with Nathalène Reynolds about Jammu-Kashmir conflict: history, identities and resolution Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Nathalène Reynolds: Communist Party India, Left Movement, West Bengal, Naxalites

Interview with Nathalène Reynolds about Communist Party India, Left Movement, West Bengal, Naxalites Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Joël Plouffe: Arctic Disputed Maritime Boundaries, Norway-Russia Border Treaty

Interview with Joël Plouffe about Arctic Disputed Maritime Boundaries, Norway-Russia Border Treaty Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Joël Plouffe: Arctic Council, Circumpolar Governance, Environmental Cooperation

Interview with Joël Plouffe about Arctic Council, Circumpolar Governance, Environmental Cooperation Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Joël Plouffe: Arctic Claims of EU, China and India; Resource Exploration/Exploitation

Interview with Joël Plouffe about Arctic claims of EU, China and India; Resource Exploration/Exploitation 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
Comments Off on David Nally: Great Irish Famine, Food Security, Natural Disasters, Land Grabs, Africa

David Nally: Great Irish Famine, Food Security, Natural Disasters, Land Grabs, Africa

Interview with David Nally as part of the Geopolitical Passport series about Great Irish Famine, Food Security, Natural Disasters, Land Grabs, Horn of Africa (Subsistence Crises, Confiscations, Foreign Acquisitions, Private Investors) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Martin Müller: Discourse, socio-material practices, bottom-up research, Russia

Martin Müller: Discourse, socio-material practices, bottom-up research, Russia

Interview with Martin Müller as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Discourse, socio-material practices, bottom-up research, Russia, actor network theory, language, manifestations, localisations) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on John Morrissey: subaltern narratives, biopolitical violence, strategic studies

John Morrissey: subaltern narratives, biopolitical violence, strategic studies

Interview with John Morrissey as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (subaltern narratives, biopolitical violence, defense and strategic studies, geopolitical statecraft, Gaelic Ireland, imperialism, interventionism, superiority) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Philippe Moreau Defarges: Overpopulation, geopolitical actors, world governance, Institut Français des Relations Internationales, IFRI

Philippe Moreau Defarges: Overpopulation, geopolitical actors, world governance, Institut Français des Relations Internationales, IFRI

Interview with Philippe Moreau Defarges as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (overpopulation, geopolitical actors, world governance, Institut Français des Relations Internationales, IFRI) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Julien Mercille: US foreign policy towards Iran

Interview with Julien Mercille about US foreign policy towards Iran (Radical Geopolitics, Nuclear Program, Barack Obama) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Katharyne Mitchell: Geoeconomics, Micro/Macro Scales, Fascism, Feminist Theory

Interview with Katharyne Mitchell as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Geoeconomics, Micro/Macro Scales, Fascism, Feminist Theory, Citizenship Formation) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Julien Mercille: radical political economy, wars, Iraq-Afghanistan, alternative news

Julien Mercille: radical political economy, wars, Iraq-Afghanistan, alternative news

Interview with Julien Mercille as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (radical political economy, wars, Iraq-Afghanistan, alternative news) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Julien Mercille: Afghanistan’s politics, security and drugs

Interview with Julien Mercille about Afghanistan: Politics, Security and Drugs (Corruption, Democracy, Warlords, Opium Production) Continue reading

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

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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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
Comments Off on Gerry Kearns: Halford Mackinder, contextual history, comparative approach

Gerry Kearns: Halford Mackinder, contextual history, comparative approach

Interview with Gerry Kearns as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Halford Mackinder, contextual history, comparative approach, global institutions) Continue reading

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

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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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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Michel Foucher: Borders, security and identity

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