Robert D. Kaplan

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Robert D. Kaplan
is the bestselling author of fifteen books on foreign affairs and travel translated into many languages, including Asia’s Cauldron, The Revenge of Geography, Monsoon, Balkan Ghosts, and Eastward to Tartary. He is a senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security and a contributing editor at The Atlantic, where his work has appeared for three decades. He was chief geopolitical analyst at Stratfor, a visiting professor at the United States Naval Academy, and a member of the Pentagon’s Defense Policy Board. Foreign Policy magazine twice named him one of the world’s “Top 100 Global Thinkers.”


Author  •  Foreign Correspondent  •  Geopolitics

Robert D. Kaplan: Other Article Highlights

"America Is Fated to Lead"
The National Interest, January/February, 2015.

"The Return of Toxic Nationalism" by Robert D. Kaplan,
Wall Street Journal, Dec. 24, 2012.

"Rivalry in the Indian Ocean,"
Foreign Affairs, March/April 2009.

"China's Grand Map,"
Foreign Affairs, May/June 2010.

"The Wounded Home Front,"
The American Interest, January/February 2011.

"America Primed,"
The National Interest, March/April 2011.

"The Future of North Korea,"
World Affairs Journal, May/June, 2011.

“ South China Sea,”
Foreign Policy Magazine, September/October, 2011.