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Haushofer was born in 1869 into a well established family in Bavarian territory. The archives remind us that the name has appeared since 1352, designating a peasant family originating in the locality of Haushofen.
The world is living nowadays in a period of high tension on a line stretching from Ukraine in the North, past the Middle East in the center
The crisis between Ukraine and Russia reinstalled geopolitics in the center of interstate relations. Suddenly, the old discipline seems to be the key to understand what is happening in that geography of the globe.