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Sustainable Diplomacies

Sustainable Diplomacies

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Sustainable Diplomacies looks at how to create conditions for the reconciliation of rival ways of living, the formation of durable relationships and the promotion of global peace and security. The authors draw inspiration from the history of diplomatic thought as well as from environmental, anthropological, religious and postcolonial studies.

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ISBN-13: 9781349317608
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Series: Studies in Diplomacy and International Relations
Edition description: 1st ed. 2010
Pages: 289
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

HUSSEIN BANAI Doctoral candidate in the Department of Political Science at Brown University and a Research Affiliate at the Centre for International Studies, MIT, USA
ROLAND BLEIKER Professor of International Relations at the University of Queensland, Australia
NOÉ CORNAGO Associate Professor of International Relations at the University of the Basque Country in Bilbao, Spain
MAI'A K. DAVIS CROSS Assistant Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California, USA
ANTHONY DEOS is a public relations professional currently based in Minneapolis, USA
IVER B. NEUMANN Director of Research at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs and Professor in Russian Studies, Oslo University, Norway
SAM OKOTH OPONDO Doctoral candidate at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa, USA
GEOFFREY ALLEN PIGMAN Member of the Faculty in Political Economy at Bennington College, Vermont, USA. Visiting Fellow, Centre for Global Change and Governance, Rutgers University, Newark, USA
PAUL SHARP Professor and Head of Political Science at the University of Minnesota Duluth, USA
ARNE STRAND was Centre Manager at the Cyprus Centre of the International Peace Research Institute, Oslo, Norway, from 2007 to 2009
DAVID JOSEPH WELLMAN Associate Professor of Religious Studies and the Director of the Center for Interreligious Engagement at DePaul University in Chicago, USA
GEOFFREY WISEMAN teaches International Relations at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, USA

Table of Contents

Introduction - Sustaining Global Hope: Sovereignty, Power and the Transformation of Diplomacy; C.M.Constantinou &  J.Der Derian PART A: RE-CONCEPTUALIZING DIPLOMACY The Promise of Sustainable Diplomacy: Refining the Praxis of Ecological Realism; D.J.Wellman Diplomacy and Public Imagination; H.Banai On Homo-diplomacy; C.M.Constantinou PART B: DIPLOMATIC CULTURES, EXCLUSIONS AND TRANSFORMATIONS Perforated Sovereignties, Agonistic Pluralism and the Durability of (Para)diplomacy;  N.Cornago Decolonising Diplomacy: Reflections on African Estrangement and Exclusion; S.O.Opondo Sustainability and Transformation in Diplomatic Culture: The Case of Euro-Centrism; I.B.Neumann PART C: DIPLOMATIC ISSUES AND CASE STUDIES Sustainable Public Diplomacy: Communicating about Identity, Interests and Terrorism; A.Deos & G.A.Pigman Sustained Peacebuilding: The role of NGOs and Researchers; A.Strand Sustainable Diplomacy in the European Union; M.K.Davis Cross Engaging the Enemy: An Essential Norm for Sustainable US Diplomacy; G.Wiseman Towards a Sustainable Diplomacy in Divided Korea; R.Bleiker The US-Iranian conflict in Obama's New Era of Engagement: Smart Power or Sustainable Diplomacy?; P.Sharp

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