21st Century Diplomacy : a Practitioner`s Guide

21st Century Diplomacy : a Practitioner`s Guide

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In the 21st century, new kinds of challenges resulting from interdependence among states and globalization have had a determining impact of the conduct of diplomacy. Diplomacy has become multifaceted, pluri-directional, volatile and intensive, due to the increased complexity in terms of actors, dialogues subjects, modes of communication, and plurality of objectives. This unique text, written by a leading scholar and Foreign Service expert, examines all such factors to provide the definitive guide to diplomacy as it is practiced today. With a multitude of examples from around the world, includi. Read more...

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Content: Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgement; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 Globalized Diplomacy; 2 Regional Diplomacy; 3 The Diplomacy of Small States; 4 Public Diplomacy and the Country Brand; 5 Diaspora Diplomacy; 6 Foreign Ministries: Change and Reform; 7 The Reinvented Embassy; 8 The Decision Process, Crisis and Risk Management; 9 Improving Performance, Delivering Value; 10 Information and Communications Technology in Diplomacy; 11 The New Consular Diplomacy; 12 Protocol in International Affairs; 13 Professional Attributes
Abstract: In the 21st century, new kinds of challenges resulting from interdependence among states and globalization have had a determining impact of the conduct of diplomacy. Diplomacy has become multifaceted, pluri-directional, volatile and intensive, due to the increased complexity in terms of actors, dialogues subjects, modes of communication, and plurality of objectives. This unique text, written by a leading scholar and Foreign Service expert, examines all such factors to provide the definitive guide to diplomacy as it is practiced today. With a multitude of examples from around the world, includi

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  • Author: Kishan S Rana
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Publisher: Continuum International Pub. Group
  • ISBN-10: 1441149244
  • ISBN-13: 9781441149244
  • Pages: 393
  • Format: pdf
  • Size: 3.1M
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