By Andrew F. Cooper
An exam of the character of heart energy international relations within the post-Cold battle period. because the inflexible hierarchy of the bipolar period wanes, the capability skill of heart powers to open segmented niches opens up. This quantity shows the shape and scope of this niche-building diplomatic job from a backside up point of view to supply a substitute for the dominant apex-dominated picture in foreign relations.
Read Online or Download Niche Diplomacy: Middle Powers after the Cold War PDF
Similar diplomacy books
The transformation of the BRIC acronym from an funding time period right into a loved ones identify of overseas politics and, extra lately, right into a semi-institutionalized political outfit (called BRICS, with a capital ‘S’), is without doubt one of the defining advancements in foreign politics long ago decade. whereas the idea that is now widely used within the common public debate and overseas media, there has now not but been a finished and scholarly research of the historical past of the BRICS time period.
This publication investigates family among Israel, the Palestinian territories and the ecu Union via contemplating them as interlinked entities, with kin among any of the 3 events affecting the opposite facet. The individuals to this edited quantity discover diversified features of Israeli-Palestinian-European Union interconnectedness.
This e-book, in its attempt to formulate compatibility among Islamic legislations and the foundations of foreign diplomatic legislations, argues that the necessity to harmonize the 2 felony platforms and feature an intensive cross-cultural figuring out among international locations typically in an effort to bettering unfettered diplomatic cooperation might be of paramount precedence.
The chilly conflict ruled international background for almost part a century, locking superpowers in an international contention that purely ended with the Soviet cave in. the main decisive moments of twentieth-century international relations happened while global leaders met face to face—from the mishandled summit in Munich, 1938, which prompted the second one global warfare, to Ronald Reagan's striking chemistry with Mikhail Gorbachev at Geneva in 1985.
- For God's Sake: The Christian Right and US Foreign Policy
- The Domestic Dimension of Public Diplomacy: Evaluating Success through Civil Engagement
- American Image in Turkey: U.S. Foreign Policy Dimensions
- Power in Transition: The Peaceful Change of International Order
Additional resources for Niche Diplomacy: Middle Powers after the Cold War
Internationalism under Strain: The North-South Policies of Canada, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden (Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1989); Middle Power 24 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. 51. Niche Diplomacy Internationalism: The North-South Dimension (Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1990). Baldev Raj Nayar, 'Regional Power in a Multipolar World', in John W. ), India: A Rising Middle Power (Boulder, CO: Westview, 1979).
Andrew F. Cooper, Richard A. Higgott and Kim Richard Nossal, 'Bound to Follow? Leadership and Followership in the Gulf Conflict', Political Science Quarterly 106:3, Fall 1991, 391-410. ', International Security 17:4, Spring 1993,52-67. A Higgott, 'International Political Economy' in 1. Groom and M.
The miniaturization of nuclear capability and the development of chemical and biological weapons make the functioning of private armies, or more specifically small-group terrorism, credible. The Richard Higgott 29 ability to control these developments requires arrangements that transcend the authority of individual states. Global change is also characterized by the emergence of a range of competing tendencies such as the trends towards mercantilism, or economic nationalism, on the one hand and globalization on the other.