TITLE

Sir Halford Mackinder, Geopolitics, and Policymaking in the 21st Century

AUTHOR(S)
Fettweis, Christopher J.
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Parameters: U.S. Army War College;Summer2000, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the influence of the Heartland theory on geopolitics of Sir Halford Mackinder on the United States foreign policy. Definitions and three main uses of geopolitics; History of geopolitics in theory and practice; Advantages of central positioning on the Eurasian landmass; Reasons for geography's favoring of the Heartland theory.
ACCESSION #
3238124

 

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