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Halford Mackinder

a biography

by Brian W. Blouet

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Published by Texas A&M University Press in College Station .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Mackinder, Halford John, Sir, 1861-1947,
    • Geographers -- Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBrian W. Blouet.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG69.M23 B58 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2729032M
      ISBN 100890962928
      LC Control Number86023013

      Halford John Mackinder: lt;p|>||||| | |||Halford Mackinder|||| ||||Born|| |(||)|15 February ||Gainsborough| World Heritage Encyclopedia, the. Halford Mackinder book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In the early twentieth century, Halford Mackinder established geography 5/5(2).

      Looking for books by Halford Mackinder? See all books authored by Halford Mackinder, including University Extension: Has It a Future?, and Eight Lectures on India, and more on Sir Halford John Mackinder was born on the 15 February in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England. He was educated at Gainsborough Grammar School; Epsom College, and Christ Church, Oxford. After leaving Oxford he read for the bar at the Inner Temple in London and qualified as a barrister in

        Halford Mackinder introduced Geography as a subject to the University of Oxford. On 18 October the Halford Mackinder Lecture Theatre was filled with an audience of students, support staff and academics to hear a talk on Mackinder and his influence, given by Professor Gerry Kearns from Maynooth University. You can listen to a recording of.   Halford Mackinder and the Pivotal Heartland 2. In Defence of the Heartland: Sir Halford Mackinder and his Critics a Hundred Years On 3. The Pivot and Imperial Defence Policy 4. The Diplomatic Context: Britain and International Relations in 5. Mackinder and British Perceptions of Central Asia 6. The Heartland in Russian History : Brian Blouet.


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Halford Mackinder by Brian W. Blouet Download PDF EPUB FB2

Halford Mackinder, in full Sir Halford John Mackinder, (born FebruGainsborough, Lincolnshire, England—died March 6,Parkstone, Dorset), British political geographer noted for his work as an educator and for his geopolitical conception of the globe as divided into two camps, the ascendant Eurasian “heartland” and the subordinate “maritime lands,” including the.

Halford Mackinder's Democratic Ideals and Reality, is Halford Mackinder book extension of Mackinder's heartland theory as first established in a article for the Royal Geographical Society. In this book, we see the geopolitical importance of land power and its effects on sea power and on by:   Mackinder's Forgotten Book InMackinder wrote a little remembered book about the Great War and its aftermath entitled "The World War and After." The war began in earnest, he wrote, when Germany invaded Belgium and France in Augustwhile Great Britain asserted control of the North Sea and the English Channel and dispatched five.

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Get print book. No eBook available. ; Barnes& Halford Mackinder: A Biography Brian W. Blouet Snippet view - This was recognised by Sir Halford Mackinder () one of the founders of modern geopolitical theory. The three versions of the heartland theory:, and are Halford Mackinder book in the.

Sir Halford John Mackinder was a British geographer who wrote a paper in called "The Geographical Pivot of History." Mackinder's paper suggested that the control of Eastern Europe was vital to control of the world. Mackinder postulated the following, which became known as the Heartland Theory.

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The Heartland theory of Mackinder placed the pivot in the center of the planet, which includes the river basins of the Volga, Yenisey, Amu Draya, Syr Draya, and two seas the Caspian and the Aral. (Mackinder). In the Heartland theory Mackinder actually engages geography in international politics both literally and figuratively.

Figure 1: Halford Mackinder’s Pivot in and This appeared to be confirmed in the midth century when, after World War II, the Soviet Union expanded its domination zone westwards.

COMECON and the Warsaw Pact meant that the classical Heartland merged with Eastern Europe. They disintegrated along with the Soviet. Halford John Mackinder's paper "The Geographical Pivot of History" is an attempt to exhibit human history as part of the life of the world organism by showing how the successive invasions of the Asiatic nomads from the steppe-land (the pivot) moulded the settled peoples of s: Full text of " HEARTLAND THEORY HALFORD MACKINDER" See other formats m STOR The Geographical Pivot of History H.

Mackinder The Geographical Journal Vol. In Halford Mackinder out in a short book, Democratic Ideals and Reality, published early in while the Paris Peace Conference was in session.

The role of Britain and the United States, he considered, was to preserve a balance between the powers contending for control of the heartland. In the early twentieth century, Halford Mackinder established geography as a new discipline in English universities, predicted the decline of British influence in world affairs and the rise of European totalitarian regimes, and in his personal research made the first ascent of Mount Kenya.

His views colored American foreign policy during World War II, and his far-reaching ideas--especially his. Halford Mackinder is considered to be a father of geopolitics. In "The Geographical Pivot of History" he emphasized on the importance of geography to long term strategic planning and first advanced his Heartland theory.

His central points in the article is later expanded on in Democratic Ideals and Reality, a book written after World War I and /5(8). 1The French school of geopolitics, as it has expressed itself for thirty years under the auspices of the symbolic character of Herodotus, the first historian and geographer, combines the reasoning of history and geography, or to speak more majestically, History and ore the (overly) famous title of Sir Halford Mackinder’s article “The Geographical Pivot of History” should.

Halford John Mackinder (–) sister projects: Wikipedia article, Books. University extension, past, present, and future () Britain and the British seas () The Rhine () Eight lectures on India () Distant lands; an elementary study in geography ().

Book Description. This is a new examination of Halford Mackinder’s seminal global geostrategic work, from the perspective of geography, diplomatic history, political science, international relations, imperial history, and the space age.

Mackinder was a man ahead of his time. Halford Mackinder’s book, Democratic Ideals and Reality, was ignored. Yet ever since, his ideas have played a striking, sometimes disturbing, role in international affairs.

A century on, democratic ideals of international community are taking a battering, and Mackinder’s ideas are back in fashion.

“Mackinder helped shape strategic. Halford John Mackinder has 19 books on Goodreads with ratings. Halford John Mackinder’s most popular book is The Geographical Pivot of History: Illus.

Mackinder, Halford (–) Halford Mackinder (–) was born into a lower middle-class family as the son of a medical doctor in the English market town of Gainsborough, Lincolnshire.

After a decent scientific education at a school for the sons. H J Mackinder. The geographical pivot of history () The geographical pivot of history () The geographical pivot of history () The geographical pivot of history () The geographical pivot of history () The geographical pivot of history ().Mackinder, still provide important insights into international political processes.” 26 Henry Kissinger in his book, Diplomacy (), concludes with a warning that “Russia, regardless of who governs it, sits astride territory Halford Mackinder called the geopolitical heartland.” 27 Paul Kennedy, Robert Chase, and Emily Hill invoked.ADVERTISEMENTS: Mackinder’s Heartland Theory: Mackinder gave this theory in This theory regards political history as a continuous struggle between land and sea powers with the ultimate victory going to the continental power.

This assertion was also supported by Kjellen. According to this theory, the continental power was represented by the world island which consisted [ ].