18/03/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Nathalène Reynolds: Pakistan and the West’s Construction of the Malala Yousafzai Phenomenon

Dr Nathalène Reynolds, Pakistan Security Research Unit of Durham University: “The way I see it… …is that Malala Yousafzai’s Nobel Prize for Peace has been instrumentalised both in Pakistan and in the West, to the detriment of a genuine examination … 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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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
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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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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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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
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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
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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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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: 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
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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
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Alan Ingram: Artists, Activists, Global Health, Insecurity, Drone Strikes, Secrecy

Interview with Alan Ingram as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (Artists, Activists, Global Health, Insecurity, Drone Strikes, Secrecy) 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
Comments Off on Kate Edwards: Cartography, geocultural risk assessment, geoliteracy, games

Kate Edwards: Cartography, geocultural risk assessment, geoliteracy, games

Interview with Kate Edwards about Cartography, geocultural risk assessment, geoliteracy, games (information, assessment Englobe) 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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Jeremy Crampton: Geographic Information Systems, landscape, mapping technology

Interview with Jeremy Crampton on Geographic Information Systems, landscapes, mapping technology (political representations of space, geovisualization, ethnocartographies) Continue reading

05/01/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Joseph Cerami: International Security, Strategic Studies, Military Education, US Army

Interview with Joseph Cerami as part of the Geopolitical Passport series (International Security, Strategic Studies, Military Education, US Army) Continue reading

03/05/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Barney Warf: Global Geographies of the Internet

Barney Warf is a professor of Geography at the University of Kansas. His research and teaching interests lie within the broad domain of human geography. Much of his research concerns economic geography, emphasizing services and telecommunications. His work straddles contemporary … Continue reading

23/03/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Nazli Choucri: CyberPolitics in International Relations

Nazli Choucri is Professor of Political Science, and serves as Associate Director of MIT’s Technology and Development Program (TDP). She is the architect and Director of the Global System for Sustainable Development (GSSD), a multi-lingual web-based knowledge networking system focusing on … Continue reading

22/02/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Patrice Gourdin: Geopolitics – A Practical Handbook

Born in 1954, Patrice Gourdin is a French historian (agrégé de l’université, PhD). He read History at Université Louis Lumière-Lyon II. Now a Professor at the French Air Force Academy where he was appointed in 1985, he has also lectured … Continue reading

15/02/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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David Giles: Psychology of the Media

Dr David Giles is Reader in Media Psychology at The University of Winchester. He received his PhD in 1997 and has taught in a variety of UK Psychology departments since then. He has published 5 books, 4 as sole author, … Continue reading