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Forthcoming Public Diplomacy Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. London, Europe and the Olympic Games

    Historical Perspectives

    Edited by Thierry Terret

    Series: Sport in the Global Society - Historical perspectives

    London hosted the Olympic Games for the third time in 2012, a mega-event where the political, economic and social expectations could hardly be compared with the previous London Games of 1908 and 1948. In addition, the Olympic Games went back to Europe in 2012 after a long period where (...

    To Be Published May 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Diplomatic System of the European Union

    Evolution, Change and Challenges

    Edited by Michael Smith, Stephan Keukeleire, Sophie Vanhoonacker

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book provides an investigation of the diplomatic system of the EU, embracing commercial policy and foreign and security policy, within the broader study of diplomacy and of the European integration project. It is structured around the interrelated themes of institutional change and the...

    To Be Published June 29th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Europe, Discourse, and Institutions

    Challenging the Mainstream in European Studies

    Edited by Cristian Nitoiu, Nikola Tomic

    This book focuses on how discourse and various narratives contribute to the construction of the European Union as a political actor, thus seeking to challenge the more established approaches to the study of the Union. It sheds light on the way discourses about the European Union are created,...

    To Be Published July 6th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Essential Concepts of Global Environmental Governance

    Edited by Jean-Frédéric Morin, Amandine Orsini

    Aligning global governance to the challenges of sustainability is one of the most urgent environmental issues to be addressed. This book is a timely and up-to-date compilation of the main pieces of the global environmental governance puzzle. The book is comprised of 101 entries, each defining a...

    To Be Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Breaking Patterns of Conflict

    Britain, Ireland and the Northern Ireland Conflict

    Edited by John Coakley, Jennifer Todd

    The role of external powers and international bodies in efforts to break patterns of conflict and to install stable and durable peace settlements is well known. This book focuses on an unusual case where the sovereign state and a neighbour state help broker an agreed settlement in a disputed and...

    To Be Published July 31st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Encoding the Olympics

    The Beijing Olympic Games and the Communication Impact Worldwide

    Edited by Luo Qing, Giuseppe Richeri

    Series: Sport in the Global Society - Historical perspectives

    Encoding the Olympics assembles a uniquely representative international team of media experts to provide a comprehensive review of the global impact of media and cultural communications associated with the Beijing 2008 Olympics. Commissioned by the IOC, this pioneering comparative study – the...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. China’s Search for Energy Security

    Domestic Sources and International Implications

    Edited by Suisheng Zhao

    China’s rapid economic growth in the recent decades has produced an unprecedented energy vulnerability that could threaten the sustainability of its economic development, a linchpin to social stability and ultimately the regime legitimacy of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) as well as the...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Politics of International Organizations

    Views from the Inside

    Edited by Patrick Weller, Xu Yi-chong

    Series: Global Institutions

    International organisations (IOs) often receive a bad press, seen as intrusive, domineering and unresponsive to the needs of the people and countries they are meant to serve. They are also seen as sclerotic bureaucracies, unable to move fast or to solve the intractable problems of the countries...

    To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Routledge

  9. How Effective Negotiation Management Promotes Multilateral Cooperation

    The power of process in climate, trade, and biosafety negotiations

    By Kai Monheim

    Series: Routledge Research in Global Environmental Governance

    This book addresses the questions which have arisen from the highly varying results of recent multilateral attempts to reach cooperation on some of the critical global challenges of our times. These include the long-awaited UN climate change summit in Copenhagen, which ended without official...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Theory and Practice of Paradiplomacy

    Subnational Governments in International Affairs

    By Alexander S Kuznetsov

    Series: Routledge New Diplomacy Studies

    This book examines and systematises the theoretical dimensions of paradiplomacy - the role of subnational governments in international relations. Throughout the world, subnational governments play an active role in international relations by participating in international trade, cultural missions...

    To Be Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge