Kelly Staples
the University of Surrey
University of Leicester

University of Leicester

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About this Subject Spotlight

Join Kelly Staples as she investigates the politics of territorial trouble, with a particular focus on how the world is divided, the politics of ‘territory’ and the impact of ‘territory’ on people and world politics. This fascinating and at times controversial subject matter culminates in a classic case study for you to take part in surrounding the fall of the Soviet Union!

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Politics and International Relations at University of Leicester

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