Geir Hønneland's Arctic Euphoria and International High North Politics PDF

By Geir Hønneland

ISBN-10: 9811060312

ISBN-13: 9789811060311

This pivot describes the ups and downs of Norwegian excessive North politics because the finish of the chilly struggle. It considers how political curiosity within the Arctic has been transforming into speedily within the overseas neighborhood as states stake their declare to parts of the continental shelf within the Arctic Ocean, and makes a speciality of Russia’s activities, because the Arctic nation with the longest coastline and the one one outdoors NATO. the writer argues that one of the Western international locations, Norway has the main large adventure in tackling Russia within the Arctic, and the neighbourhood with the Russian endure consistently shapes overseas coverage, particularly in concerns of safeguard, and the way international coverage matters are intertwined with financial reasons, be that hopes of entry to the large Russian marketplace or to the oil and gasoline fields at the Russian Arctic shelf. to accomplish the mixed aim of defense and company, the Norwegian govt has usually orchestrated “Arctic waves” to direct the eye of neighborhood, nationwide and foreign politicians and companies to the alleged possibilities of the North. during this e-book, the writer takes us via “the nice Barents Awakening” of the Nineteen Nineties, “the nice excessive North appeal” of the early 2000s and up to date years’ “Arctic wave” in Norwegian overseas policy. 

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