European Foreign Policy: The EC and Changing Perspectives in Europe

European Foreign Policy: The EC and Changing Perspectives in Europe

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Overview

Can the dominant theories in foreign policy analysis explain recent European events - particularly the twin 'revolutions' of the ending of the Cold War and the proposed further integration of Europe under the Maastricht treaty?

In European Foreign Policy leading international scholars address the implications of this question. Analyzing foreign policy changes in the new Europe, the contributors assess the state and foreign policy, foreign economic policy, the long term future of European security and the role of multinational companies. The book also focuses on foreign policy actors in the light of major theories. The discussions range from the examination of weak power theory in the context of Nordic reactions to th

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780803988163
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 05/11/1994
Series: SAGE Modern Politics series , #34
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

ABOUT THE EDITOR

Steven Rathgeb Smith, Editor of NVSQ, is Associate Professor of Public Affairs at the Daniel J. Evans School of Public Affairs and serves on the editorial boards of Voluntas, Public Management, the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, and Nonprofit Studies. A prolific author, he has written and coauthored many books and articles including Nonprofits for Hire: The Welfare State in the Age of Contracting and Public Policy for Democracy. A frequent conference presenter, Dr. Smith serves on a number of international advisory bodies and is chair of the Nonprofit Management Program at the Evans School of Public Affairs at the University of Washington.

 

Table of Contents

PART ONE: INTRODUCTION
Foreign Policy Theory and the New Europe - Steve Smith
PART TWO: THE CHANGING FOREIGN POLICY CONTEXT OF THE NEW EUROPE
Beyond the Stable State? - Michael Smith
Foreign Policy Challenges and Opportunities in the New Europe
The Long-Term Future of European Security - Thomas Risse-Kappen
Foreign Economic Policy in the New Europe - Roger Tooze
Multinational Enterprises as Actors - Gerd Junne
PART THREE: FOREIGN POLICY ACTORS IN THE NEW EUROPE
The Evolution of the EC/EU as a Single Foreign Policy Actor - Ben Soetendorp
Tensions in Sovereignty - Frank Pfetsch
Foreign Policies of EC Members Compared
After Maastricht - Alfred van Staden
Explaining the Movement Towards a Common European Defence Policy
Testing Weak Power Theory - Hans Mouritzen
Three Nordic Reactions to the Soviet Coup
Changing Course - Bengt Sundelius
When Neutral Sweden Chose to Join the European Community
Context and Action in the Collapse of the Cold War European System - Olav F Knudsen
PART FOUR: CRITIQUES
What's New? - Marysia Zalewski
Feminist Observations on the New Europe
Resisting the Temptation of Post Foreign Policy Analysis - Ole W(scandinavian ae)ver
PART FIVE: CONCLUSION
In Lieu of a Conclusion - Walter Carlsnaes
Compatibility and the Agency-Structure Issue in Foreign Policy Analysis

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