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TWO DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES ON SINO-AMERICAN RELATIONS: JOHN MEARSHEIMER VS. JOSEPH NYE

TWO DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES ON SINO-AMERICAN RELATIONS: JOHN MEARSHEIMER VS. JOSEPH NYE

upa-admin Ocak 6, 2016 0

Introduction: Sino-American Relations is of the most interesting debate topics and study areas in international politics in the last years. China’s rapid economic modernization and high growth rates followed by the unpopularity of USA

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SYRIA: RUSSIA IS OFFICIALLY IN THE REGION

SYRIA: RUSSIA IS OFFICIALLY IN THE REGION

upa-admin Ocak 5, 2016 1

Since the outbreak of the Syrian uprising, Russia has limited itself to its traditional role of providing arms as well as military and logistical experts to its Arab allies. As Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s

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US-CHINA RELATIONS: WHEN ADVERSARY IS A PARTNER

US-CHINA RELATIONS: WHEN ADVERSARY IS A PARTNER

upa-admin Ağustos 3, 2015 0

At present, U.S.-China relations that largely define the international situation, with a certain stretch, can be divided into political and economic components, each with own set of specific problems. The political component suddenly aggravated

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SCO AND BRICS AHEAD OF NEW DECISIONS

SCO AND BRICS AHEAD OF NEW DECISIONS

upa-admin Temmuz 21, 2015 0

The most notable event of this political summer of 2015 will certainly be the joint Summit of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) in Ufa, Russia. On

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HEGEMONIC STABILITY THEORY AND U.S. LEADERSHIP

HEGEMONIC STABILITY THEORY AND U.S. LEADERSHIP

upa-admin Temmuz 16, 2015 0

One of the most important theoretical frameworks in the Realism school of thought in the discipline of International Relations is the Hegemonic Stability Theory. In this article, I will try to summarize the main

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JAPAN-US MILITARY-POLITICAL ALLIANCE: FROM ‘NUCLEAR UMBRELLA’ TO ‘ALLIANCE OF HOPE’

JAPAN-US MILITARY-POLITICAL ALLIANCE: FROM ‘NUCLEAR UMBRELLA’ TO ‘ALLIANCE OF HOPE’

upa-admin Haziran 29, 2015 0

It is no secret that Japan is a nation that exerts significant influence upon the geopolitical and geo-economic processes around the world and the vast Asia-Pacific region in particular. The posture of the U.S.

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GEOPOLITICAL REALITIES IN THE CASPIAN REGION IN THE CONTEXT OF SHAPING OF NEW WORLD ORDER

GEOPOLITICAL REALITIES IN THE CASPIAN REGION IN THE CONTEXT OF SHAPING OF NEW WORLD ORDER

upa-admin Haziran 15, 2015 0

World political map, formed in the early XXI century, increasingly resembles an utterly motley mosaic, where world and regional powers are neighboring small states that are affected by global and inter-civilizational problems, in one

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SOUTH-EAST ASIA AT THE CROSSROADS OF GEOPOLITICAL STRATEGIES

SOUTH-EAST ASIA AT THE CROSSROADS OF GEOPOLITICAL STRATEGIES

upa-admin Mayıs 26, 2015 0

South-East is home to not just the fastest growing economies but is also a source of one of the most protracted and simmering territorial conflicts. Contradictions around Paracel Islands and Spratly archipelago rest at

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TURKEY-KAZAKHSTAN: PROMISING PROSPECTS FOR COOPERATION

TURKEY-KAZAKHSTAN: PROMISING PROSPECTS FOR COOPERATION

upa-admin Nisan 28, 2015 0

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s three day visit to Kazakhstan that drew attention of experts has ended. Turkey is one of the closest and most reliable partners of Kazakhstan. A number of documents were signed within

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ARGUMENTS ON TTIP

ARGUMENTS ON TTIP

upa-admin Nisan 12, 2015 0

What is TTIP and what does it aim to do? The bilateral trade agreement negotiated between the EU and US is called the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, or in short TTIP. Because it

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