Geopolitics Of The Caspian Region
The book discusses Turkeyâ€™s Caspian policies, economic relations with the region, legal status of the Caspian Region, Turkey-Russia, Turkey-Armenia and Turkey-Uzbekistan relations, the Ukraine problem and Crimea issue, Karabakh issue, Afghanistan issue as a threat against global peace, Azerbaijanâ€™s regional and international energy policies, and economic opportunities in Georgia.
Importance of Caspian energy resources is constantly increasing in the 21st century. Therefore, the Caspian Region, which holds a major part of world energy resources, has turned into a â€œplaygroundâ€ for global actors. 16 academicians with an expertise in Caspian studies thoroughly analyze the geopolitical importance of the Caspian Region within the framework of security and stability concepts. Edited by Ahmet YÃ¼kleyen, Associate Professor at the Political Science and International Relations Department of Istanbul Commerce University and senior fellow at HASEN Center on Politics and Social Studies; the book consists of three parts under the titles â€œGeopolitics of Security and Stabilityâ€, â€œPolitical Crises and Transitionâ€ and â€œPolitical Economic Challenges and Opportunitiesâ€.
- Business and Finance
- Science, Education and Technology
- Energy and Environment
- Defense and Security
- International Affairs
- Social Policy