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Geopolitics (frae Greek γῆ ge "yird, laund" an πολιτική politikē "politics") is the study o the effects o geografie (human an pheesical) on internaitional politics an internaitional relations.[1] Geopolitics is a method o studyin foreign policy tae unnerstand, explain an predict internaitional poleetical behaviour throu geografical variables. Thir include aurie studies, climate, topografie, demografie, naitural resoorces, an applee'd science o the region bein evaluatit.[2]

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  1. Devetak et al. (eds), An Introduction to International Relations, 2012, p. 492.
  2. Evans, G & Newnham, J., (1998), "The Penguin Dictionary of International relations", Penguin Books, London, Uk. ISBN 0-14-051397-3