Vânia Carvalho Pinto, professora do Instituto de Relações Internacionais da Universidade de Brasília, tem a sua trajetória acadêmica inequivocamente relacionada com as dinâmicas internacionais que envolvem o Mundo Árabe. No artigo Exploring the interplay between Framing and Securitization theory: the case of the Arab Spring protests in Bahrain, publicado na edição 1/2014 (Vol. 57 – […]
Publicada no Scielo Brasil, a edição 1/2014 traz artigos sobre Atlântico Sul e direito do mar.
This study aims to understand how Chinese enterprises acted in Brazilian energy and telecommunication sectors in the past ten years and whether they would be leading to an increase in the asymmetries between Brazil and China. It argues that the asymmetries presented in the relations are due in large part to successful Chinese enterprises’ strategies. […]
Recently, Japan has been increasing tensions with China regarding the Pinnacle Senkaku/Diaoyu islands. Due to the Chinese military development, Japan has been working on its political and military strengthening in Asia. This essay presents two possible scenarios for Japan. Leia o artigo: MIYAMOTO, Shiguenoli and WATANABE, Paulo Daniel. Towards an uncertain future? The strengthening of […]
Brazil’s rapprochement with Africa during the last decade has been mostly explained as an attempt to improve political dialogue, raise economic interactions, and provide technical cooperation assistance. This article, however, argues that such framework does not sufficiently account for the use of Brazilian material resources in order to attain harder strategic goals towards the continent. […]
This article analyzes the cooperation that Brazil has been developing across the South Atlantic, showing that Brazil has adopted the role of region-builder, working to construct a South Atlantic identity while it secures for itself a position of preeminence. Such efforts begin to be contested by other actors from within and outside the region. Leia […]