Rethinking Geopolitics

By: Tuathail, Geroid

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0415172519 Good. No dust jacket as issued. Ex-library. ~minor markings to text, tight binding, light wear to exterior, academic library markings Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 352 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. A percentage of the proceeds from the sale of this book benefit Penrose Memorial Library at Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington, Earthlight Books (across the street from the college), and the local Walla Walla economy!


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Rethinking Geopolitics argues that the concept of geopolitics needs to be conceptualised anew as the twenty-first century approaches.
Challenging conventional geopolitical assumptions, contributors explore:
* theories of post-modern geopolitics
* historical formulations of states and cold wars
* the geopolitics of the Holocaust
* the gendered dimension of Kurdish insurgency
* the cold war world
* political cartoons concerning Bosnia
* Time magazine representations of the Persian Gulf
* the Zapatistas and the Chiapas revolt
* the new cyber politics
* conflict simulations in the US military
* the emergence of a new geopolitics of global security.
Exploring how popular cultural assumptions about geography and politics constitute the discourses of contemporary violence and political economy, Rethinking Geopolitics shows that we must rethink the struggle for knowledge, space and power.

Title: Rethinking Geopolitics

Author Name: Tuathail, Geroid

Categories: Political Science & Political Philosophy,

Publisher: Routledge: 1998

ISBN Number: 0415172519

ISBN Number 13: 9780415172516

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: ALIBRIS.0011477