CHRONOLOGY

1919 Sir Halford Mackinder 1861 - 1947 publishes his 'Heartland Theory' book giving geopolitics value to Manchuria
1908 Karl Haushofer 1869 - 1946 posted to Tokyo by German Army travels in Asia and his geopolitics influence Japan

 

GLOSSARY

geopolitics a factor bearing on national strategy chiseigaku notably Mahon 1840 - 1914, Mackinder 1861 - 1947, Haushofer 1869 - 1946
Haushofer Karl Ernst Haushofer 1869 - 1946 proponent of land power over sea power geopolitics active in Japan 1908 - 1910
Mackinder Sir Halford Mackinder 1861 - 1947 Siberian core of the Heartland + Inner Crescent + Outer Crescent cf geopolitics
Mahan Alfred Thayer Mahan 1840 - 1914 proponent of naval power over land power geopolitics with an influence on Japan
Manchuria North East China geopolitics gave value to an industrial base on the Eurasian continent cf Haushofer

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