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
Comments Off on Takashi Yamazaki: Japan’s foreign policy, China, South/North-Korea, US militarization of Okinawa

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 Alexandre Vautravers: Sea/air routes, arms industry/trade, military strategy

Alexandre Vautravers: Sea/air routes, arms industry/trade, military strategy

Interview with Alexandre Vautravers as part of the Geopolitical Passport series Sea/air routes, arms industry/trade, military strategy, technology, equipment) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Dale Walton: American Role in the World, Geostrategic Behavior, Defense Studies

Dale Walton: American Role in the World, Geostrategic Behavior, Defense Studies

Interview with Dale Walton about American Role in the World, Geostrategic Behavior and Defense Studies 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
Comments Off on Phil Steinberg: ocean, city, art, performance of identity, dynamism of space and time

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 Matthew Sparke: Globalization discourse, geoeconomic myths, neoliberalization

Matthew Sparke: Globalization discourse, geoeconomic myths, neoliberalization

Interview with Matthew Sparke as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Globalization discourse, geoeconomic myths, neoliberalization, Washington Consensus, Global Health, Education, Philanthrocapitalism) 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
Comments Off on Jo Sharp: Feminist geopolitics, postcolonialism, common sense, Reader’s Digest

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 Paul Routledge: Alter-Geopolitics, nuclear disarmament, civil disobedience

Paul Routledge: Alter-Geopolitics, nuclear disarmament, civil disobedience

Interview with Paul Routledge as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Alter-Geopolitics, nuclear disarmament, civil disobedience, resistance practices, social movements, solidarity) 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 Nathalène Reynolds: Gender studies, eurocentric approach, communism in India

Nathalène Reynolds: Gender studies, eurocentric approach, communism in India

Interview with Nathalène Reynolds as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (gender studies, eurocentric approach, communism in India, Mohammed Ali Jinnah) 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
Comments Off on Claude Rakisits: Religion, ethnicity, rise of China, global energy competition

Claude Rakisits: Religion, ethnicity, rise of China, global energy competition

Interview with Claude Rakisits as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (religion, ethnicity, rise of China, global energy competition, Zbigniew Brezezinski) Continue reading

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

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 Joe Painter: Cold War, state-centrism, world hunger, rich-poor, anthropology

Joe Painter: Cold War, state-centrism, world hunger, rich-poor, anthropology

Interview with Joe Painter as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Cold War, state-centrism, world hunger, rich-poor, anthropology, humanities, social sciences) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on David Newman: Israel-Palestinian conflict, peace studies, borders, academia politics

David Newman: Israel-Palestinian conflict, peace studies, borders, academia politics

Interview with David Newman as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Israel-Palestinian conflict, peace studies, borders, academia politics, resolution, territorial boundaries, postmodernity) 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 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
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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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