Finlandization towards a general theory of adaptive politics by Hans Mouritzen

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Published by Avebury in Aldershot .

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  • Europe -- Foreign relations -- 1918-1945.,
  • Europe -- Foreign relations -- 1945-

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Bibliography,p442-456. - Includes index.

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StatementHans Mouritzen.
LC ClassificationsD727
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Paginationxix,463p. :
Number of Pages463
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21531417M
ISBN 100566056569, 056606569

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The term means "to become like Finland" referring to the influence of the. Finlandization definition is - a foreign policy of neutrality under the influence of the Soviet Union; also: the conversion to such a policy. The Foundations of Geopolitics: The Geopolitical Future of Russia is a geopolitical book by Aleksandr book has had a large influence within the Russian military, police, and foreign policy elites and it has been used as a textbook in the Academy of the General Staff of the Russian military.

Its publication in was well-received in Russia and powerful Russian Author: Aleksandr Dugin. Finlandization synonyms, Finlandization pronunciation, Finlandization translation, English dictionary definition of Finlandization. The former policy of neutrality by non-Communist countries under the influence of the Soviet Union.

The. Finlandization book Finlandization definition: neutralization of a small country by a superpower, using conciliation, as the former | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

Dansk, men engelsksproget og engelsk udgivet bog om "finlandisering" d.v.s. kunsten at tilpasse sig i udenrigspolitisk henseende til stærkere modstanderlande jf. forholdet mellem Finland og Sovjetunionen.

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George F. Kennan, in his latest book, The Cloud of Danger, praises the Finns for what he sees as their composure and firmness in dealing with the Soviet Union, and objects to the common usage of the term “Finlandization” as signifying something humiliating and spineless.

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The Finlandization of Trump’s United States is pretty much complete. Trump won’t oppose Putin’s Russia under any circumstances. In some way, it’s worse than Finlandization.

Finlandized synonyms, Finlandized pronunciation, Finlandized translation, English dictionary definition of Finlandized. The former policy of neutrality by non-Communist countries under the influence of the Soviet Union.

Finlandization was an unfortunate overreaction to Soviet aggression. Finlandization is not a solution for Ukraine. Book Reviews: Finlandization: Towards a General Theory of Adaptive Politics by Hans Mouritzon.

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Was it a hoax. True, Tom was a native son of Finland, as his name made clear, and he was undoubtedly the world’s foremost artist in his. Finlandization (uncountable) The influence of a larger, more powerful sovereign state on the policies of a smaller, neighboring sovereign state.

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Translated. The one central thing that can be said about Finlandization is that only with great care does it have an actual meaning. In its narrowest, clearest sense, it refers to the way in which Finland survived in the Cold War as an independent, democrati.

Mikko Majander, a Finnish historian who has specialised in the cold war period, argues “Finlandisation” is an unhelpful term due to its pejorative nature.

Article by: Vitaliy Portnikov. The American political expert Zbigniew Brzezinski speaks of the need to “transform Ukraine into Finland.” In his understanding this means military assistance to Ukraine as well as its “Finlandization” — in other words, the conversion of Ukraine into a neutral state on the borders of Russia and the : Vitaly Portnikov.

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After my first novel was published inI came across journalists, also in Finland, who wondered if this was an anti-Soviet book. This word, “anti-Soviet”, belongs to the vocabulary of Finlandization and should belong to the dictionary of the past, not the present. In Finland, Finlandization officially ended when the Soviet Union collapsed.

A relic of the Cold War, Finlandization was an unfortunate overreaction to Soviet aggression. And like the expansionist communist ideology that provoked it, so to the dustbin of history should Finlandization also be consigned.

Far from being the scrappy strategy of fond memory, Finlandization was a kind of imperialism.

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