Category Archives: Geopolitics

About Our Connected Future, 4: Policy Transition from Entities to RELATIONS Between Entities

Princeton professor Ann-Marie Slaughter, former director of policy planning at the US State Department, applies network theory to international relations in the post-cold war world. Her important book “The Chess-Board & The Web – Strategies of Connection in a Networked World”  … Continue reading

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The “HyperNormalisation” Documentary 2016

This is the link to a very stunning documentary by Adam Curtis broadcasted on the BBC. It can be seen within the UK  (when clicking on the BBC.co.uk link for this broadcast I get the message “iPlayer only works in … Continue reading

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The way Ahead 9: Discussion on Jeremy Rifkin’s directions towards The Collaborative Age

Reblogged from two of Michel Bauwens articles on the P2P Foundation Blog: (1) https://blog.p2pfoundation.net/think-rifkins-post-capitalist-approach-part-one/2016/08/10 (2) https://blog.p2pfoundation.net/think-rifkins-post-capitalist-approach-part-two/2016/08/12 In “What to think of Rifkins Post-Capitalist Approach” Bauwens describes and comments on the recent PhD thesis with about the same title of Michael J. C.  McAllum, … Continue reading

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Kojin Karatani: “The Structure of World History”- The Four Modes of Exchange

Heavy stuff !! For political scientists and sociologists. But also an essential read for those who want to look ahead what may be coming (P2P Collaboration) in these turbulent transitionary times. This book (and his video-lectures explaining it, see the … Continue reading

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The Way Ahead 1. Book: “Connectography: Mapping the Global Network Revolution”

((Updated on May 12 with the link to an important McKinsey report)) ((Updated on May 24 with The Atlantic article by Tanvi Misra)) ((Updated June 2 with the interview of Khanna by WEF – World Economic Forum)) 1. I recommend … Continue reading

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