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

Fettweis, Christopher J.
June 2000
Parameters: U.S. Army War College;Summer2000, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p58
Academic Journal
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.


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