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Published: 16 October 2017

464 Pages | 7

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190647988

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Diplomacy in a Globalizing World

Second Edition

Pauline Kerr and Geoffrey Wiseman

  • Offers new theoretical and practical insights into many aspects of diplomacy, leading to the conclusion that "complex diplomacy" best characterizes the institution today and for the foreseeable future
  • Based on a contemporary and comprehensive analysis of diplomacy
  • The book's findings are based on robust evidence derived from comparative analyses of diplomacy
  • Supports research-led teaching and is based on the current research of twenty three experts on diplomacy

New to this Edition:

  • Thoroughly updated and revised chapters feature the most recent research available
  • Three new chapters on diplomacy and the use of force; women in diplomacy; and bilateralism and multilateralism from the perspective of "practice theory"
  • Added emphasis on the increasing complexity of global, international, and domestic contexts and their effects on diplomatic practices and theories

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