My new ideas for a book project to begin in 2016.
Tags » Human Geography
China is becoming well-known as being the next global super power. It is an NIC that is experiencing economic growth rates of 10% per year. it’s growth stems from the increasing global demand for cheap, yet high quality goods, which China can provide thanks to imports of natural resources from countries such as Mongolia, where China imports most of its coal from. 574 more words
The conflict narratives prevailing in eastern Ukraine obscure the likely “ground truth” at the center of the conflict. Russia’s and Ukraine’s press releases and official commentary are political statements; statements that contain elements of truth bent towards justifying (or legitimizing) certain political actions. 607 more words
In a recent guest lecture that I gave at York University, I presented some very rough ideas about how we can think about resource exploitation and democratisation in Latin America and Southeast Asia. 591 more words