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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Nation, nationalism and state – Modernism, Ethno-Symbolism, Primordialism

Article by Leonhardt van Efferink: Nation, nationalism and state 2 – Modernism, Ethno-Symbolism, Primordialism (Perennialism, Identity, Ethnies, Vernacular Languages, Industrialisation) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Western Sahara – territorial dispute, self-determination and the UN

Publication by Alex Chitty about Western Sahara: territorial dispute, self-determination and the UN (Polisario, Sahrawi, Plebiscite, MINURSO, Morocco, Río de Oro, Algeria, Mauritania 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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Michael Skey: Nation, media representations, audiences, models, studies, influence

Interview with Michael Skey about nationhood, media representations, audiences, models, theory, influence (cultures, practices, theory, ethnography, global networks) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Michael Skey: National identity, multiculturalism, cosmopolitanism, globalisation

Interview with Michael Skey about National identity, multiculturalism, cosmopolitanism, globalisation (selfhood, otherness, belonging) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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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
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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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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
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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
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Fiona McConnell: Unrecognised Nations and Peoples Organisation, Tibetan government

Interview with Fiona McConnell as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Unrecognised Nations and Peoples Organisation, Tibetan government, states, politics, exile, legitimacy, territoriality) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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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
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Melanie Hanif: India’s regional interests, identities, instability and integration

Interview with Melanie Hanif about India: regional interests, identities, instability and integration (Insecurity, Threats, Terrorism, Fundamentalism, National Cohesion, Territory, South Asia) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Jon Fox: Nationalist elites, representations, reception theory, social media, sports

Interview with Jon Fox about nationalist elites, representations, reception theory, social media, sports (everyday nationhood, interests, global awareness, World Cup, Olympics) 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

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
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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
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Jason Dittmer: cultural perceptions, comic books, nationalist superheroes, Captain America

Interview with Jason Dittmer as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (cultural perceptions, comic books, nationalist superheroes, Captain America) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Gertjan Dijkink: Geopolitical visions, national identity, Balkans, ethnic cleansing

Interview with Gertjan Dijkink as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (geopolitical visions, national identity, Balkans, ethnic cleansing, Somalia piracy) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Gyula Csurgai: Kosovo – self determination, secession and multi-ethnic regions

Interview with Gyula Csurgai about Kosovo: self determination, secession and multi-ethnic regions Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Gideon Biger: Palestine’s history and origin of the borders

Interview with Gideon Biger about borders of Palestine (Israel, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, boundaries, frontiers) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Luiza Bialasiewicz: European Union – geopolitical visions

Interview with Luiza Bialasiewicz about Geopolitical visions of the European Union (foreign policy, strategy, identity, borders control, illegal immigration, Neighbourhood Policy) 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