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    What Is Asia? A Security Debate between Alfred Mahan and Barry Buzan

    Is Asia best understood as a single, unified strategic space or a cluster of distinct regional security complexes? Sunil Dasgupta argues that while the latter view remains more accurate at present, Chinese and American security policies are making ‘one Asia’ a burgeoning reality. More

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    Kremlinology 2.0: Deconstructing Russian Grand Strategy

    How has Russia’s grand strategy evolved during Vladimir Putin’s second term as President? Samir Tata thinks the evolution is a partial one. Moscow now accepts the realities of an increasingly multipolar world, but it’s also hell bent on preserving what it sees as its vital spheres of influence. More

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    Order and Change in Global Politics: Assessing the “Return of Geopolitics

    How can Georg Hegel’s work help clarify contemporary debates about foreign policy and geopolitics? Roberto Orsi thinks that the German philosopher’s dialectical methods are more useful than the ‘stale’ historical approaches used by Francis Fukuyama and others. More

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    Counter-Terrorism Laws and Regulations

    Counterterrorism laws and humanitarian action share several goals, including preventing the diversion of aid to armed actors. Yet, as Jessica Burniske and others reveal today, tensions between these two areas have emerged in recent years. That’s bad news for hands-on humanitarians. More

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    European Geostrategy

    Our featured partner this week is "European Geostrategy," which is an online magazine that focuses on European foreign, security and military issues. More


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NATO: A Unique Alliance with a Clear Course

In this video, NATO Secretary General Jen Stoltenberg sets out three priorities for NATO in the future. They include keeping the Alliance strong, working with its partners to stabilize its near-abroad, and keeping the bond between Europe and North America “rock solid.” More on «NATO: A Unique Alliance with a Clear Course »

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21 Nov 2014 Security Watch

What Is Asia? A Security Debate between Alfred Mahan and Barry Buzan

Is Asia best understood as a single, unified strategic space or a cluster of distinct regional security complexes? Sunil Dasgupta argues that while the latter view remains more accurate at present, Chinese and American security policies are making ‘one Asia’ a burgeoning reality. More on «What Is Asia? A Security Debate between Alfred Mahan and Barry Buzan»


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21 Nov 2014 Security Watch

Kremlinology 2.0: Deconstructing Russian Grand Strategy

How has Russia’s grand strategy evolved during Vladimir Putin’s second term as President? Samir Tata thinks the evolution is a partial one. Moscow now accepts the realities of an increasingly multipolar world, but it’s also hell bent on preserving what it sees as its vital spheres of influence. More on «Kremlinology 2.0: Deconstructing Russian Grand Strategy »


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21 Nov 2014ISN Blog

Order and Change in Global Politics: Assessing the “Return of Geopolitics

How can Georg Hegel’s work help clarify contemporary debates about foreign policy and geopolitics? Roberto Orsi thinks that the German philosopher’s dialectical methods are more useful than the ‘stale’ historical approaches used by Francis Fukuyama and others. More on «Order and Change in Global Politics: Assessing the “Return of Geopolitics»


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Nov 2014 Publications

Counter-Terrorism Laws and Regulations

Counterterrorism laws and humanitarian action share several goals, including preventing the diversion of aid to armed actors. Yet, as Jessica Burniske and others reveal today, tensions between these two areas have emerged in recent years. That’s bad news for hands-on humanitarians. More on «Counter-Terrorism Laws and Regulations»


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"European Geostrategy" is an online, debate-centered magazine that focuses on European foreign, security and military issues from a geostrategic standpoint. More on «European Geostrategy»