China as a Polar Great Power – Professor Anne-Marie Brady – Inaugural Professorial Lectures

China is now a member of a unique club of nations, the polar states: those few countries who are powerful at the Arctic and the Antarctic. Polar states are the global giants, strong in military, scientific, and economic power. The concept of a polar great power is relatively unknown in international relations studies. China has global interests and is well on the way to becoming a global great power. In order to succeed in this evolution it must be dominant in the new geopolitical Heartland: the Polar Regions. Read more…

  • Date: Monday 5 October 2015, 5-6pm
  • Location: A2 Lecture Theatres, North Arts Lecture Block, Ilam Campus