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Read more at: Episode 37: Realpolitik

Episode 37: Realpolitik

Suzanne and Ali discuss the origins of the term and ask how states navigate between pursuit of their interests and being true to their values and ideals. About the hosts: Suzanne Raine is an Affiliate Lecturer at the Centre for Geopolitics at Cambridge University. She served for 24 years in the British Foreign and...


Read more at: Episode 36: China and BRICS

Episode 36: China and BRICS

Professor Bill Hurst joins Suzanne to explore what — if anything — the expansion of the BRICS signifies for those countries joining and for China, and look at how to interpret indicators about the current state of the Chinese economy. About the hosts: Suzanne Raine is an Affiliate Lecturer at the Centre for Geopolitics at...


Read more at: Episode 35: Heroic Leadership

Episode 35: Heroic Leadership

Suzanne and Ali are joined by Air Marshal (Retd) Ed Stringer to look at what defines heroic leadership, whether it can be taught and whether the idea of the genius leader is fit for today's challenges. The hosts: Suzanne Raine is an Affiliate Lecturer at the Centre for Geopolitics at Cambridge University. She served for 24...



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Baltic Geopolitics Summer School 2024: Russia in Baltic region / Contest of Continental and Sea Powers in Baltic region

13 February 2024

When: 1 – 6 July 2024; application deadline: 28 March 2024

Where: Vilnius...

An enhanced UK-Japan global strategic partnership: a new type of alliance?

8 February 2024

By Chae Kyoun (CK) Ha, Research Assistant

The Centre for Geopolitics in collaboration with the Cambridge University Japan Forum organised a talk by Dr Philip Shetler-Jones (Senior Research Fellow, Royal United Services Institute) on 23 January 2024...

Corporate socialist responsibility: business ethics in Xi Jinping’s new era

8 February 2024

By Connor O’Brien, Research Assistant

On 31 January, the Centre for Geopolitics invited Dr Michael Gow, who lectures in Business and Management at Edge Hill University Business School, to give a talk...