Geopolitics and international relations in the post-bipolar era: narratives, discourses, constructs, representations
Kuz Oleh M., д.філос.н.
Simon Kuznets Kharkiv National University of Economics
The purpose of the work is a transdisciplinary analysis of the main trends and regularities of the development of international relations and world politics in the conditions of globalization, the determination of the foundations of geopolitical processes in the modern world and the features of the geostrategy of the leading states of the world, the study of the fundamental principles of the formation and development of the system of international relations in historical and political retrospect, their functional and institutional structure.
The object of research is the system of modern international relations and geopolitical strategies in the context of the post-bipolar world order.
The subject of research is transformational processes and technologies in the system of modern international relations; priorities of the geopolitical vector of the foreign policy of subjects of the modern international space; regional subsystems in the field of international relations; the role of state and non-state actors in world politics.
Research methods – a set of methods that includes cause-and-effect analysis, comparative-evolutionary, philosophical-conceptualist, sociological approaches, the method of systematization and classification, forecasting and situational analysis, the structural-functional method, as well as content analysis, informational and statistical methods.
The result of this year's research was the conceptualization of the constructivist methodological paradigm as a scientific approach to the analysis of international interaction; problematization of the study of military conflicts as a form of resolving international conflicts; explanation of the key factors of the transformation of regional policy, in particular the analysis of the main forms of cross-border cooperation; determination of the development of the geostrategy of the subjects of the modern international space.
SYSTEM OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, POST-BIPOLAR WORLD SPACE
Head: Kuz Oleh M.. Geopolitics and international relations in the post-bipolar era: narratives, discourses, constructs, representations.
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