Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2018

264 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526131096

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Flight MH17, Ukraine and the new Cold War

Prism of disaster

First Edition

Kees van der Pijl

Published by Manchester University Press

Geopolitical Economy

  • Provides an original political economy analysis of a highly topical and contentious issue by using a wide variety of sources
  • The book uses previously unpublished Dutch government documents and the hacked e-mail correspondence of NATO commander Breedlove
  • After three years, the downing of MH17 still is a hotly debated issue notably in the Netherlands, Malaysia and Australia, and Canada with its large Ukrainian diaspora
  • Written by a prolific, prize-winning author; provides an accessible yet profound analysis of a key frontline in current world affairs