Essays about: "Geopolitics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 39 essays containing the word Geopolitics.

  1. 1. BRI- En idé om en ny värld som materialiseras genom infrastruktur? En kritisk diskursanalys om hur BRI:s nyckeldokument utmanar idéer och normer inom den globala styrningen Katarina Hedencrona

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Katarina Hedencrona; [2021-02-09]
    Keywords : The Belt and Road Initiative BRI ; China’s Narrative; Global Governance; Idées and Norms; Geopolitics; International Relations;

    Abstract : The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is a Chinese infrastructure project, initiated in 2013, witha plan to be finished in 2049. The project has received a great amount of media attention andhas been scrutinized carefully due to suspicion towards China’s intentions. READ MORE

  2. 2. NOT SO NORMATIVE? The European Commission and the ever-changing Arctic region.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : John W. Ashton; [2021-02-08]
    Keywords : European Commission; Arctic Region; Arctic Politics; Realism; Liberalism; Idea Analysis; Geopolitics; Climate Change.;

    Abstract : Climate change has drastically changed the prospects of obtaining resources in the Arctic that where long deemed unobtainable due to the harsh climate in the region. The European Union has gradually evolved its Arctic policy in recent years due to these severe alterations, in which the European Commission has been the most active in pursuing that policy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Shifting powers, prospects and perspectives? : A critical reading of the European Union’s geopolitical reasoning on critical raw materials

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Linda Sztankovics; [2021]
    Keywords : European Union; eu; geopolitics; energy transitions; decarbonization; critical raw materials; natural resources; critical geopolitics; discourse analysis.; Europeiska unionen; eu; geopolitik; energiomställning; kritiska råvaror; naturtillgångar; kritisk geopolitik; diskursanalys.;

    Abstract : Global energy transitions and rises in demand for critical raw materials (CRMs) are predicted to reshape global politics in yet uncertain but profound ways. With CRMs being vital for Europe’s decarbonization process, the present study sets out to examine the EU’s geopolitical discourse by taking an inquisitive yet critical stance focusing particularly on the new “geopolitical” Commission’s geopolitical reasoning on CRMs. READ MORE

  4. 4. BLUE GOVERNANCE: INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL COOPERATION IN THE ARCTIC REGION Arctic environmental management and the constitution of regimes concerning rules, norms and governance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mathias Carlsson; [2020-11-13]
    Keywords : The Arctic; Cooperation; Governance; Environment; Blue Economy;

    Abstract : It has for a long time been called ‘the earth’s last frontier’ and its harsh environment has discouraged heavy investments in the region, up until now when all attention is directed towards the white dot on the map, the Arctic. By melting ices and permafrost, the natural resources of the Arctic have been made visible and actors are now preparing to exploit its assets. READ MORE

  5. 5. Passportisation - the new geopolitical strategy? A comparative analysis of Russia’s passportisation policy and its effects on brain drain in the Eastern Neighbourhood

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Louise Grönsund; [2020]
    Keywords : Abkhazia; brain drain; breakaway region; geopolitics; hegemonic power; passportisation; Russia; spheres of influence; South Ossetia; Transnistria; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Russia has been issuing passports to Eastern Europe and the South Caucasus since the Soviet dissolution. Most targeted are secessionist regions of former Soviet states, whose populations are now becoming Russian due to passportisation. READ MORE