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By Andrey Makarychev, Alexandra Yatsyk

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ISBN-13: 9781352000139

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This ebook specializes in the new political trajectories in the Baltic Sea sector from one of many good fortune tales of regionalism in Europe to a possible quarter of army war of words among Russia and NATO. The authors heavily study the next concerns: new safeguard demanding situations for the zone stemming from Russia’s staunch anti-EU and anti-NATO polices, associations and practices of multi-level governance within the area, and diverse cultural thoughts that neighborhood actors hire. the typical threads of this cutting edge quantity are problems with altering borders and limits within the zone, and logics of inclusion and exclusion that form its political contours. From diversified disciplinary and methodological positions the authors clarify guidelines of particular Baltic Sea states, in addition to structural concerns that lead them to a quarter.

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As a consequence, it did not become politically salient. In this way, prevailing ambiguity over actual meanings of primary institutions (that is, their meaning in practice) inside/outside the European society put in place the very conditions of possibility for BSR regionalism. In absence of normative convergence, ambiguity provided a surrogate, it compensated for the essential lack of what was believed to be—or anticipated to become—the “common grounds” upon which secondary institutions in the Baltic Sea area could be, and were, established.

Russia’s dissatisfaction with the progressive structuring of the BSR in and on the terms of the European society is consequential as Russia remains a significant factor in the unfolding of political dynamics in the BSR, preventing them from actually taking shape as politics “inside” the European society. The presence of Russia, which has never completed its “quest for international society” (Aalto 2007) and did not, by means of convergence of primary institutions, make the transition to eventually join the European society, upsets the workings of the European primary institutional configuration in the Baltic Sea area.

From an English School point of view, theorising the relationship between the deep structure of international society and surface-level phenomena in international society, and I contend both security and regionalism to be instances of surface level phenomena, carries wider implications, exceeding ‘low’ politics and extending to the realm of ‘high’ politics of international security (see also Buzan 2015; 2014, 181–185). Patterns of amity and enmity, “the structure of international security” (Buzan and Wæver 2003), similarly to regionalism, materialise on the basis of configurations of primary institutions.

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