This collection of essays by renowned scholar Amitai Etzioni aims to provoke reconsiderations of basic assumptions of foreign policy by students, academics and practitioners.
With chapters focusing on the Middle East, China and the EU, as well as articles with a more global focus, the book offers thought-provoking and insightful perspectives on international foreign policy which challenge existing academic debate in the field.
It will be of great interest to students, scholars and practitioners of foreign policy and international relations.
The Middle East
The Democratization Mirage
No Clash of Civilizations
A New Approach for U.S.-China Relations
The EU Community Deficit
How to Not Assimilate New Immigrants
Defining Down Sovereignty
Spheres of Influence
Self-determination: the Democratization Test
Privacy vs. Security: Should the Tech Companies Decide?
Insights seeks to provide new perspectives and knowledge on an increasingly complex, uncertain and interconnected world. Concise, lively and authoritative, these books will, through different modes of interpretation, put a wide range of country, regional and international developments into the global context. Focusing on topical issues within key policy areas such as Health, Security, Economics, Law and the Environment, books will be accessible in style, written by leading experts—both academic and practitioner—anticipating trends and illuminating new ideas and thinking. Insights will be of great interest to all those seeking to develop a deeper understanding of the policy challenges and choices facing decision-makers, both in the academic and practitioner world and the more general readership.