Centring on Russia's role in the region, this edited volume provides an understanding of patterns of confrontation and cooperation in Eurasia. The contributing authors grant particular attention to the central role of energy production and supply in the Russian-Western a and increasingly Russian-Chinese a completion across Eurasia. A key strength of this study is that it provides conceptual explanations for particular phenomena that are independently examined within a variety of academic sub-disciplines. Combining perspectives from experts in domestic and regional politics and specialists in international security, Russia, Eurasia and the New Geopolitics of Energy will appeal to a broad spectrum of scholars and researchers.Oil and gas do matter when it comes to generating economic power. ... As Harvard University Professor J. Nye has noted in a recent book, a#39;many people today believe that power comes out of a barrel ... West European countries were to receive large and secure supplies of Soviet natural gas for 25 years, amounting to aboutanbsp;...
|Title||:||Russia, Eurasia and the New Geopolitics of Energy|
|Author||:||Matthew Sussex, Roger E. Kanet|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2015-10-06|