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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Geopolitical Review 2012 – The Arab Spring in Egypt: From Uprising to Revolution?

This essay by Andrea Teti is part of the Geopolitical Review 2012 and discusses the aftermatch of the Arab Spring in Egypt Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Geopolitical Review 2012 – South Asia: US-Pakistan relations, ISAF, Great Game, Kashmir

Geopolitical Review 2012 – South Asia: US-Pakistan relations, ISAF, Great Game, Kashmir

Claude Rakisits comments on US-Pakistan relations and Nathalène Reynolds on the Valley of Kashmir and the civilian population of Pakistan in the Geopolitical Review 2012 Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Geopolitical Review 2012 – trends, events and risks

Geopolitical Review 2012 – trends, events and risks

This contribution is part of the Geopolitical Review of 2010 that covers global, regional and local trends, events and risks. The contributors are Simon Dalby, Stuart Elden, Virginie Mamadouh and Gerard Toal Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Geopolitical Review 2011 – Egyptian Uprising, Regime Change, Muslim Brotherhood

Another part of the Geopolitical Review of 2011, written by Andrea Teti, about Egyptian Uprising, Regime Change, Muslim Brotherhood (Reform, Democracy, Islamists, Salafi Parties, Human Rights, Hosni, Mubarak, NDP, NGOs, Crackdown) 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
Comments Off on Andrea Teti: Middle East – resource scarcity, hydrocarbons and hydropolitics

Andrea Teti: Middle East – resource scarcity, hydrocarbons and hydropolitics

Interview with Andrea Teti about Resource scarcity, hydrocarbons and hydropolitics in the Middle East (Oil, Gas, Fresh Water) 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 Jérémy Robine: France – national identity, urban riots and the ‘War of Memories’

Jérémy Robine: France – national identity, urban riots and the ‘War of Memories’

Interview with Jérémy Robine about France: national identity, urban riots and the ‘War of Memories’ (Ethnic, Social Ghettos, African Immigrants, Algeria, Discrimination, Crime, French Cities Continue reading

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

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
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 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 Nick Megoran: Peace, Christian values, Jesus, the Bible, Central Asia, narratives

Nick Megoran: Peace, Christian values, Jesus, the Bible, Central Asia, narratives

Interview with Nick Megoran as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Peace, Christian values, Jesus, the Bible, Central Asia, narratives, Northern Ireland) Continue reading

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

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
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
Comments Off on Henk van Houtum: European borders, immigrants, Self-Other representations

Henk van Houtum: European borders, immigrants, Self-Other representations

Interview with Henk van Houtum as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (European borders, immigrants, Self-Other representations, Socially constructed identities) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Sara Fregonese: Urban Geopolitics, Hybrid Sovereignty, international diplomacy

Sara Fregonese: Urban Geopolitics, Hybrid Sovereignty, international diplomacy

Interview with Sara Fregonese as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Urban Geopolitics, Hybrid Sovereignty, international diplomacy, Radicals’ City, Polarisation, Illegimate non state actors) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Alistair Fraser: Land reform, South Africa, urban slums, industrial farmers

Alistair Fraser: Land reform, South Africa, urban slums, industrial farmers

Interview with Alistair Fraser as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (land reform, South Africa, urban slums, industrial farmers, peasants, class power, peace, justice, equality, socio-spatial processes, development) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Colin Flint: Unjust wars, nation-states, atlases, nuclear weapons proliferation

Colin Flint: Unjust wars, nation-states, atlases, nuclear weapons proliferation

Interview with Colin Flint as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Unjust wars, nation-states, atlases, nuclear weapons proliferation, Immanuel Wallerstein) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Colin Flint: structure-agency, identity, peace networks, geopolitical codes/visions

Interview with Colin Flint about structure-agency, identity, peace networks, geopolitical codes/visions (agents, actors, representations, practices, spaces, powers, environmental geopolitics) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Jason Dittmer: Popular Geopolitics, Culture and Representations

Jason Dittmer: Popular Geopolitics, Culture and Representations

Interview with Jason Dittmer about Popular Geopolitics, Culture and Representations (Identity, Affect, Postcolonialism, Social Constructivism, New Media, Americanisation, James Bond) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Simon Dalby 1: Security Definition, Otherness, Cold War, Thomas Hobbes, John Locke

Simon Dalby 1: Security Definition, Otherness, Cold War, Thomas Hobbes, John Locke

Interview with Simon Dalby about Security Definition, Otherness, Cold War, Thomas Hobbes and John Locke (Leviathan, Geographical Representations, Imaginations, Identity) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Simon Dalby 2: Discourses, Threats, Dichotomies, USSR Communism, Al-Qaida Terrorism

Simon Dalby 2: Discourses, Threats, Dichotomies, USSR Communism, Al-Qaida Terrorism

Interview with Simon Dalby about Political Discourses, Threats, Dichotomies, USSR Communism, Al-Qaida Terrorism (Barack Obama, George Bush, Military Containment of China) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
Comments Off on Simon Dalby: Environmental change, security, injustice, power, humanity, evil empire

Simon Dalby: Environmental change, security, injustice, power, humanity, evil empire

Interview with Simon Dalby as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Environmental change, security, injustice, power, humanity, evil empire, Ronald Reagan) Continue reading