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Diplomacy books

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Yo-Yo Diplomacy An American Columnist Tackles The Ups-and-Downs Between China and the US by Tom Plate Yo-Yo Diplomacy An American Columnist Tackles The Ups-and-Downs Between China and the US

The third of the Tom Plate on Asia series, Yo-Yo Diplomacy compiles the compelling and insightful columns on Asia by award-winning journalist Tom Plate over the past two years.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2017

Friendship Among Nations History of a Concept by Evgeny Roshchin Friendship Among Nations History of a Concept

This is a study of friendship in international politics. It offers the history of friendship, and shows the role of friendship in building various legal and political orders on both equal and unequal terms. Told through an examination of sources...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Anti-Americanism and the Limits of Public Diplomacy Winning Hearts and Minds? by Stephen (University of Windsor, Canada) Brooks Anti-Americanism and the Limits of Public Diplomacy Winning Hearts and Minds?
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Contrary to the view held by many who study American foreign policy, public diplomacy has seldom played a decisive role in the achievement of the country's foreign policy objectives. The reasons for this are not that the policies and interventions...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Diplomacy Communication and the Origins of International Order by Robert F. (University of California, Los Angeles) Trager Diplomacy Communication and the Origins of International Order
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This book explores questions such as: How do adversaries communicate? How do diplomatic encounters shape international orders and determine whether states go to war?
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Empires of Remorse Narrative, postcolonialism and apologies for colonial atrocity by Tom (University of Aberdeen, UK.) Bentley Empires of Remorse Narrative, postcolonialism and apologies for colonial atrocity
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Until deep into the 20th century, empire remained a source of pride for European states and their politicians. The 21st century, however, has seen the unexpected emergence of certain European states apologising to their former colonies. Analysing apologies from Germany,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2017

Diplomacy Communication and the Origins of International Order by Robert F. (University of California, Los Angeles) Trager Diplomacy Communication and the Origins of International Order
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This book explores questions such as: How do adversaries communicate? How do diplomatic encounters shape international orders and determine whether states go to war?
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/10/2017

Eleanor Roosevelt Palestine, Israel and Human Rights by Geraldine (University College Cork, Ireland) Kidd Eleanor Roosevelt Palestine, Israel and Human Rights
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Memorialised as a US heroine and an iconoclastic humanitarian who sought to protect society's marginalised, Eleanor Roosevelt also, at times, disappointed contemporaries and biographers with some of her stances. Examining a period of her life that has not been extensively...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/10/2017

Contemporary China's Diplomacy by Xing (Director, China Institute of International Studies, China) Qu, Longbiao (Associate Professor, Tianjin Civic Party  Zhong Contemporary China's Diplomacy
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Format: Hardback - Released: 20/10/2017

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Diplomatic Protocol Etiquette, Statecraft & Trust by Rosalie Rivett, H.E. Dr. Khaled Al-Duwaisan, Professor Nabil Ayad Diplomatic Protocol Etiquette, Statecraft & Trust
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This highlights the important relevance of Protocol as it applies to the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations. Also provides factual and anecdotal examples of this vital aspect of statecraft and international diplomacy.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

South Korea at the Crossroads Autonomy and Alliance in an Era of Rival Powers by Scott A. Snyder South Korea at the Crossroads Autonomy and Alliance in an Era of Rival Powers

Against the backdrop of China's mounting influence and North Korea's growing nuclear capability and expanding missile arsenal, South Korea faces a set of strategic choices that will shape its economic prospects and national security. In South Korea at the Crossroads,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

America and the Postwar World: Remaking International Society, 1945-1956 by David (Boston University, USA) Mayers America and the Postwar World: Remaking International Society, 1945-1956
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The main tide of international relations scholarship on the first years after World War Two sweeps toward Cold War accounts. These have emphasized the United States and USSR in a context of geopolitical rivalry with concomitant attention upon the bristling...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/02/2018

America and the Postwar World: Remaking International Society, 1945-1956 by David (Boston University, USA) Mayers America and the Postwar World: Remaking International Society, 1945-1956
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The main tide of international relations scholarship on the first years after World War Two sweeps toward Cold War accounts. These have emphasized the United States and USSR in a context of geopolitical rivalry with concomitant attention upon the bristling...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Other books in this genre

Slovenian Politics and the State by Miro Hacek, Simona Kukovic, Marjan Brezovsek Slovenian Politics and the State
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This book describes the processes of nation and state building in Slovenia. It follows the Slovenian evolution from a former Yugoslav republic to one of the most successful postcommunist countries in Central Europe.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

Triangular Diplomacy among the United States, the European Union, and the Russian Federation Responses to the Crisis in Ukraine by Vicki L. Birchfield Triangular Diplomacy among the United States, the European Union, and the Russian Federation Responses to the Crisis in Ukraine

Chapters focus on each of the four protagonists - the EU, the US, Russia and Ukraine - and on key, cross-cutting aspects of the crisis - sanctions, international law and energy. The book thus contrasts a conventional, if exceptional, great...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2017

Us Foreign Policy in the Horn of Africa From Colonialism to Terrorism by Donna Rose Jackson Us Foreign Policy in the Horn of Africa From Colonialism to Terrorism

Examining American foreign policy towards the Horn of Africa between 1945 and 1991, this book uses Ethiopia and Somalia as case studies to offer an evaluation of the decision-making process during the Cold War, and consider the impact that these...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2017

Algeria and Transatlantic Relations by Sasha Toperich Algeria and Transatlantic Relations


Format: Paperback - Released: 26/09/2017

Striking Power How Cyber, Robots, and Space Weapons Change the Rules for War by Jeremy A. Rabkin, John Yoo Striking Power How Cyber, Robots, and Space Weapons Change the Rules for War
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Threats to international peace and security include the proliferation of weapons of mass destructions, rogue nations, and international terrorism. The United States must respond to these challenges to its national security and to world stability by embracing new military technologies...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Japan and the shaping of post-Vietnam War Southeast Asia Japanese diplomacy and the Cambodian conflict, 1978-1993 by Andrea (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo, Japan) Pressello Japan and the shaping of post-Vietnam War Southeast Asia Japanese diplomacy and the Cambodian conflict, 1978-1993
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The Vietnamese invasion of Cambodia in 1978 and the consequent outbreak of the Cambodian conflict brought Southeast Asia into instability and deteriorated relations between Vietnam and the subsequently established Vietnam-backed government in Cambodia on the one hand and the Association...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2017

Career Diplomacy Life and Work in the US Foreign Service, Third Edition by Harry W. Kopp, John K. Naland Career Diplomacy Life and Work in the US Foreign Service, Third Edition
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Career Diplomacy is an insider's guide to the Foreign Service as an institution, a profession, and a career. In this thoroughly revised third edition, Kopp and Naland provide an authoritative and candid account of the life and work of professional...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Secretaries and Statecraft in the Early Modern World by Paul M. Dover Secretaries and Statecraft in the Early Modern World

Encompassing a variety of cultural and institutional settings, these essays examine how state secretaries, prime ministers and favourites managed diplomatic personnel and the information flows they generated. They explore how these officials balanced domestic and international matters, and state and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2017

The Origins of Public Diplomacy in US Statecraft Uncovering a Forgotten Tradition by Caitlin E. Schindler The Origins of Public Diplomacy in US Statecraft Uncovering a Forgotten Tradition

This book examines historic examples of US public diplomacy in order to understand how past uses and techniques of foreign public engagement evolved into modern public diplomacy as a tool of American statecraft.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/08/2017

Losing an Enemy Obama, Iran, and the Triumph of Diplomacy by Trita Parsi Losing an Enemy Obama, Iran, and the Triumph of Diplomacy

The definitive book on Obama's historic nuclear deal with Iran from the author of the Foreign Affairs Best Book on the Middle East in 2012
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Mao Tse-Tung's International Politics Theory and Practice by Junjian Sun Mao Tse-Tung's International Politics Theory and Practice

This is a complete study of Mao Tse-Tung's theory of international politics. The author discusses major viewpoints and principles of rights on mainland China in international political studies, and comes to the conclusion that a dialectical integration of viewpoints on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/07/2017

Beyond NATO A New Security Architecture for Eastern Europe by Michael E. O'Hanlon Beyond NATO A New Security Architecture for Eastern Europe

Argues that now is the time for Western nations to negotiate a new security architecture for neutral countries in eastern Europe to stabilize the region and reduce the risks of war with Russia. Michael O'Hanlon believes NATO expansion has gone...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

British Foreign Policy After Brexit by David Ludlow British Foreign Policy After Brexit

A major examination of Britain's foreign policy choices in the wake of Brexit.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/07/2017

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