Tags » Political Geography

GE21001 Lecture 8: State, Geography and Territory

This lecture explores the varied approaches political geographers have taken in their attempts to understand: the role of the state; ties to land and sea; efforts to control and monitor people and places; and, different forms of political processes. 72 more words

Critical Geopolitics

GE21001 Lecture 7: Critical Geopolitics

Please find below the lecture slides and related materials for Lecture 7 focusing on Geopolitics, Power, Space and Inequality. This lecture provides an introduction into how we might think about Political Geography and why it is of importance to contemporary human geographers. 86 more words

Critical Geopolitics

Z-Alternative: Russia and the U.S. as Strategic Allies

Let me begin by saying that, as we all know (or could figure out), it takes a lot more than similar geopolitical situations to create a permissive diplomatic and political environment for the creation of an alliance. 780 more words

Political Geography

Introduction: Virtual Special Issue on Russian Geopolitics

Elsevier has placed a number of its political geography articles on Open Access, in a Virtual Special Issue on Russian Geopolitics. Most, but not all, are from… 820 more words

World Political Map

'Death to Jews' hamlet row in France

‘Death to Jews’ hamlet row in France http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-28764207

Z is trying something new today. Today’s post, geographic naming.

A hamlet in France is known in French as “Death to Jews” or Mort aux Juifs. 153 more words

Human Geography

The New Racism

http://www.newrepublic.com/article/119019/civil-rights-movement-going-reverse-alabama

Fascinating article on the increased racial polarization of the state legislatures in the south and how that contributes to the distinction between descriptive and effective representation. From The New Republic