By Monica Tennberg, Jessica M. Shadian
Offering case examine analyses of the politics of technological know-how in and round the overseas Polar yr of 2007-2008, this quantity makes a special contribution to ongoing study targeting the connection among technology, foreign politics, legislations and historical past. The participants mix either interdisciplinary and multi-theoretical methods to interact at once with the latest debates in diplomacy scholarship, to incorporate discussions of arctic weather switch, governance concerns, reflections at the Antarctic Treaty and the technological know-how - geopolitics interface among others. this is often the 1st entire account to seem explicitly on the dating among international politics and technological know-how via an account of the foreign Polar Years.
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