Alexander Bezborodov, Rector of RSUH and Vincent Benet, Director of the Center for Franco-Russian Studies of the French Institute at the Embassy of France in Russia, signed an agreement to promote publishing on June 29.
Based on the Agreement, a book by Dr. Barbara Loyer, professor of the University of Paris 8, “Geopolitics. Concepts and methods ”(Géopolitique, concepts et méthodes”, Collection Cursus, Armand Colin, 2019, 224 p.) will be published by RSUH. The book, that received high praise from the French expert community, covers a wide range of topics and is distinguished by an original approach. It analyzes in detail not only theoretical but also practical aspects of modern geopolitics. The book includes unique geopolitical maps. The Russian edition will be in demand by both experts studying Russian-French relations and international professionals as a whole.
Dr. Loyer is also a member of the editorial board of the academic journal Hérodote. She is an expert on the current political situation in Spain and nationalist movements in Spain and Western Europe. Dr. Loyer also studies the geopolitical approach to risk assessment in international relations.
The preparation of the publication is supervised by Vice-Rector Olga Pavlenko.