From Vision to Reality takes the reader past the fixation with political decision-making by focusing on the process of implementation that follows important policy decisions. The book identifies the intentions behind a collection of key policy decisions for establishing Europe's new security order and investigates whether the implementation of thos
Table of Contents
Preface -- Visions and Decisions: A New Security Order -- Implementation: An Overlooked Aspect of Foreign Policy -- The OSCE: Implementing Democratic Stability -- The EU and CFSP: Gaps between Intentions and Outcomes -- The WEU: Sleeping Beauty Is Awake! -- NATO, NACC and PfP: Architect, Builder, Building and Customer -- The EBRD: Towards Economic Security -- The United States and Europe: Searching for a Role and Maintaining Influence -- Russia and Europe: New Frontiers - Old Dilemmas -- The UN and Europe: Peacekeeping Processes -- Implemented Vision - Envisioned Reality?
Trine Flockhart is senior lecturer in international relations at the University of Sunderland.