LeDonne is a great admirer of Halford MacKinder, the grandfather of the Anglo-American school of geopoliticians
and darling of the Russophobes.
And yet there does exist an international criminal law and procedures for its application, and although so far successfully manipulated by the geopoliticians
, the endgame of criminal accountability has yet to be played.
The conflict between the geographical determinism of Haushofer and other geopoliticians
, on the one hand, a determinism often mediated by their attention to cultural and ethnographic factors, and the reductive, deterministic biological racism of Hitler and the most committed of the Nazis, on the other, can hardly be overemphasized, and it was not capable of resolution.
14 -- Listening to Asia-Pacific leaders and geopoliticians
these days is to largely hear long musings about China and what to do about this superpower in the making.
Aristotle is quoted by geopoliticians
as saying, "The state is natural to man, and man is by nature a member of the state.
23) Alexandr Dugin, one of the better-known Russian geopoliticians
, claims that Turkey is the strategic outpost of Atlanticism encroaching upon Russian interests in Central Asia and the Caucasus, and should therefore become an object of relentless positional geopolitical war waged by Russia by means of building an alliance with Iran and Armenia, as well as inciting Kurdish separatism.
Fortunately, the American people need not wait for the politicians and geopoliticians
to tell them where their best interests lay.
Realists and classical geopoliticians
have more than 2,000 years of empirical evidence to support their theories of how states and empires behave and how the international system works.
argue that the world is actively 'spacialized,' divided up, labeled, and sorted out into a hierarchy of places of greater and lesser importance.
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, a vast subcontinent of Eurasia.
Readers who hope for a gradually more pacifistic world will be disappointed, just as traditional geopoliticians
will be dourly affirmed, by the continued dominance of nation-states and their competition for power, resources, and status.
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interested in the continuity of their grant funding.