13/05/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Brendan Clifford: How Media Attribute Responsibility – The MH17 Disaster Coverage as Telling Example

Brendan Clifford, Cambridge University (Bachelor student in History, next academic year Master student in International Relations). “The way I see it… is that the way in which media report on an event always reflects a particular geopolitical perspective.” Editor’s note … Continue reading

11/02/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Marijn Nieuwenhuis: Spatial Sensitivity, Terrestrial Fixity and China’s Territory

Marijn Nieuwenhuis teaches International Relations and Political Geography at the Department of Politics and International Studies at the University of Warwick. He finished his PhD in late 2013 on the emergence and evolution of modern territory in China. Marijn is … Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Geopolitics in the 2000s

Virginie Mamadouh discusses four geopolitical approaches in this article called Geopolitics in the 2000s (Geostrategy, Geoeconomics, Post-Structuralistic, Subversive, Feminist, Neo-Marxist, Political Geography) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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The inevitable flaws in Russia’s great power project

Martin Müller discusses the inevitable flaws in Russia’s great power project (Discourse Analysis, Social Construction, Foreign Policy, Russian Threat, Education) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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The Definition of Geopolitics – The Classical, French and Critical Traditions

Leonhardt van Efferink dicusses ten definitions of geopolitics including those of Classical, French and Critical traditions Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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De definitie van geopolitiek – de klassieke, Franse en kritische benaderingen

Deze Nederlandstalige publicatie bespreekt tien definities van geopolitiek uit de Klassieke, Franse en Kritische Geopolitiek (Spykman, Mackinder, Chauprade, Ó Tuathail) Spykman Mackinder Chauprade Ó Tuathail 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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Rediscovering Spykman – the Rimland, Geography of Peace and Foreign Policy

This publication dicusses the theoretical and analytical work of Nicholas Spykman (Rimland, Geography of Peace, Foreign Policy) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Takashi Yamazaki: Japan’s foreign policy, China, South/North-Korea, US militarization of Okinawa

Interview with Takashi Yamazaki as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Japan’s foreign policy, China, South/North-Korea, US militarization of Okinawa) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on World order, Heartland, European sea powers, post-Columbian Epoch

World order, Heartland, European sea powers, post-Columbian Epoch

Interview with Dale Walton about World order, Heartland, European sea powers, post-Columbian Epoch (Pivot Area, theory) Continue reading

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

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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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
Comments Off on David Slater: North-South relations, ethnocentric thinking, postcolonial thought

David Slater: North-South relations, ethnocentric thinking, postcolonial thought

Interview with David Slater as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (North-South relations, ethnocentric thinking, postcolonial thought, Marxist Gramscian perspectives) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Jo Sharp: Feminist geopolitics, postcolonialism, common sense, Reader’s Digest

Interview with Jo Sharp (Joanne): Feminist geopolitics, postcolonialism, common sense, Reader’s Digest (security, development, Gramscian, Foucaultian approaches, geographies) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Stéphane Rosière: Third World, globalisation, imperialism, migration, walls, barriers

Stéphane Rosière: Third World, globalisation, imperialism, migration, walls, barriers

Interview with Stéphane Rosière as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Third World, globalisation, imperialism, migration, walls, barriers, social and political violence) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Simon Reid-Henry: Global Science, Development Ethics, Humanitarianism, Guantanamo

Simon Reid-Henry: Global Science, Development Ethics, Humanitarianism, Guantanamo

Interview with Simon Reid-Henry as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Global Science, Development Ethics, Humanitarianism, Guantanamo (Public Memory, Cuba, National Security Archive) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Alasdair Pinkerton: Media geopolitics, BBC Radio, Facebook, Youtube, Twitter

Interview with Alasdair Pinkerton as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Media geopolitics, BBC Radio, Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, World Service, Social Platforms, Technologies) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Heinz Nissel: Human geography, politics, power, space, future of mankind, Geopolitik

Heinz Nissel: Human geography, politics, power, space, future of mankind, Geopolitik

Interview with Heinz Nissel as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Human geography, politics, power, space, future of mankind, Kritische Geopolitik, Politische Geographie) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Alexander Murphy: Nationalism, sovereignty, social constructs, human rights

Alexander Murphy: Nationalism, sovereignty, social constructs, human rights

Interview with Alexander Murphy as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Nationalism, sovereignty, social constructs, human rights, geopolitical concepts, ideas, imagination) 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 Sami Moisio: Neoliberal hegemony, political economy, capitalism, world systems

Sami Moisio: Neoliberal hegemony, political economy, capitalism, world systems

Interview with Sami Moisio as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Neoliberal Hegemony, Political Economy, Capitalism, World Systems Analysis Methodology) 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