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Classical Geopolitics Revisited  

Klaus Dodds

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Classical geopolitics is fundamentally concerned with the role that location and resources play in the exercise of political power over territory. The term "geopolitics" was first coined ... More

The Geography of Diplomacy  

Virginie Mamadouh and Herman van der Wusten

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
The fields of geography and diplomacy are closely intertwined. The traditional view of diplomacy describes it as the conduct of statecraft in all the nonviolent manifestations of external ... More

The Geography of Resource Wars  

Philippe Le Billon

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
“Resource wars” refer to the linkages between armed conflict and access to natural resources.Geographically, these wars are frequently represented through world maps of “strategic ... More

The Geography of World Cities  

Raymond J. Dezzani and Christopher Chase-Dunn

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
World cities are a product of the globalization of economic activity that has characterized post-World War II capitalism, and exhibit characteristics previously found in primate cities but ... More

The Global and the Local  

Roxanne Lynn Doty

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
The connections between the local and the global raise a range of issues that have been addressed in social and political theory in the past but continue to provoke important discussion. ... More

Intersecting Geographies of Institutions and Sovereignty  

Alexander B. Murphy

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Political geography and institutionalized sovereignty have been mutually constituted for hundreds of years. Until the last few decades, scholars had not paid much attention to the ... More

The Role of Geographic Education in International Studies  

Fred Shelley

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Geography has been a formal academic discipline in the United States since the early twentieth century. During the first six or so decades of this period, geographic education was ... More

Using Geography to Rethink the State  

Carl Grundy-Warr and James D. Sidaway

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
The state can be viewed as a form of community. Forms of human community and their attendant territorialities have been characterized by extreme variation, both historically and ... More

Geographical Perspectives on Development Studies  

Lise Nelson

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
The history of development studies as a field of academic inquiry can be traced most directly back to the Cold War era when public funding for “development studies” went hand in hand with ... More

Geographic Insights into Political Identity  

Emily Gilbert

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
Moving away from the conventional geopolitical analyses of territory, states, and nations, geographical research is now focused on the ways in which political identities are constituted in ... More

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