Robert D. Kaplan

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Robert D. Kaplan
is the bestselling author of sixteen books on foreign affairs and travel translated into many languages, including In Europe's Shadow, Asia’s Cauldron, The Revenge of Geography, Monsoon, The Coming Anarchy, and Balkan Ghosts. 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, Decmber, 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.