Geopolitics, Northern Europe, and Nordic Noir
Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors: ROBERT A. SAUNDERS
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-08 - Publisher: Routledge

With its focus on the popular television genre of Nordic noir, this book examines subtle and explicit manifestations of geopolitics in crime series from Scandinavia and Finland, as well as the impact of such programmes on how northern Europe is viewed around the world. Drawing on a diverse set of
Geopolitics, Northern Europe, and Nordic Noir
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Robert A. Saunders
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-30 - Publisher: Routledge

With its focus on the popular television genre of Nordic noir, this book examines subtle and explicit manifestations of geopolitics in crime series from Scandinavia and Finland, as well as the impact of such programmes on how northern Europe is viewed around the world. Drawing on a diverse set of
Visual Representations of the Arctic
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Markku Lehtimäki, Arja Rosenholm, Vlad Strukov
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Privileging the visual as the main method of communication and meaning-making, this book responds critically to the worldwide discussion about the Arctic and the North, addressing the interrelated issues of climate change, ethics and geopolitics. A multi-disciplinary, multi-modal exploration of the Arctic, it supplies an original conceptualization of the Arctic
Striking From the Margins
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Aziz Al-Azmeh, Nadia Al-Bagdadi, Harith Hasan, Harout Akdedian
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-18 - Publisher: Saqi Books

Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the Arab world has undergone a series of radical transformations. One of the most significant is the resurgence of activist and puritanical forms of religion presenting as viable alternatives to existing social, cultural and political practices. The rise in sectarianism and violence in
Politicised Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Miia Huttunen
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Politicised Cinema demonstrates how taking a collection of seemingly apolitical films and using them as an instrument for serving explicit political aims can be used as a force for good. Through an analysis of Orient: A Survey of Films Produced in Countries of Arab and Asian Culture, a film catalogue