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Published: 01 September 2014

176 Pages | Approx 27 black and white illustrations

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199676781

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Geopolitics: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

Klaus Dodds

Very Short Introductions

  • Reveals how people and places are inter-connected with each other, and how our geopolitical outlook affects our view of the world
  • Explains why it is vital that we explore and attempt to understand how and why we divide the world into zones and territories
  • Outlines how terrorism, globalization, environmental degradation, and new technologies are challenging and complicating the geographical basis of global politics
  • Looks at the history of various terms such as the iron curtain, the third world, and the axis of evil
  • Explores how geopolitics informs foreign policy
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introduction series - millions of copies sold worldwide