APHG Political Geography
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Developed by MacKinder, he who controls the heartland controls the rimland, and whoever controls the rimland controls the world.
Land Based Power Theory
Developed the Heartland Theory
Developed by Spykman, he who controls the rimland rules Eurasia (world island), and he who controls Eurasia controls the destinies of the world.
Developed the Rimland Theory
Developed by Freidrick Ratzel, states that a state, or a collection of humans, would function and behave as an organism. Country wants space to grow, and will take other countries' territory.
Developed the Organic Theory
The U.S. wants to expand power.
Capital or country moves their capital.
The want to keep a capital out of territory of a specific ethnic group is a reason to create a...
Association of South East Asia Nations
Like the E.U., but for Asia.