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Dictionary of Geopolitics

Dictionary of Geopolitics

This guide contains 219 entries which consist of full-length essays about the major schools, doctrines, strategies, people, controversies and policies of geopolitics, in the main countries concerned. They are cross-referenced and accompanied by over 660 bibliographical citations.

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ISBN 9780313263132
Published 7 December 1993 by ABC-CLIO
Format Hardback
Author(s) By O'Loughlin, John
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ISBN-13 9780313263132
ISBN-10 0313263132
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Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Imprint Greenwood Press
Publication Date 7 December 1993
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By O'Loughlin, John
Category Reference Works
Embargos & Sanctions
Political Geography
Number of Pages 304
Dimensions Width: 155mm
Height: 235mm
Spine: 18mm
Weight 532g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Geopolitics - Dictionaries
NBS Text Geography
ONIX Text College/higher education
Dewey Code 320.12
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

This dictionary aims to span the topic of geopolitics from 1870 to the present, and to provide a picture of how geographic thinking has influenced statecraft and world politics. The editor and contributors set out to explain what lies behind the theories, and widespread use and misuse, of geopolitical doctrines. The 219 entries consist of full-length essays about the major schools, doctrines, strategies, people, controversies and policies of geopolitics, in the main countries concerned. They are cross-referenced and accompanied by over 660 bibliographical citations. John O'Loughlin's most recent books include New Political Geography of Eastern Europe and War and Its Consequences .

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review .,. .good value for the student/scholar seeking introductory material on a topic...the quality of the material is generally very high - I appreciated O'Sullivan's terse enteries and learnt a great deal about a lot of merginal as well as central subjects in the subfield. -Progress in Harvard Geography

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Author's Bio

JOHN O'LOUGHLIN, Professor of Geography at the University of Colorado at Boulder, has written at length about political and social geography and the geography of international relations. His recent books include New Political Geography of Eastern Europe (1993), War and Its Consequences (1993), and Foreign Minorities in Continental European Cities (1987).

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