Practice of Diplomacy has become established as a classic text in the study of diplomacy. This much-needed second edition is completely reworked and updated throughout and builds on the strengths of the original text with a strong empirical and historical focus.
Topics new and updated for this edition include:
This text has established itself as a core text in the field of diplomacy and this new edition is absolutely essential reading for students and practitioners of diplomacy.
`It offers a valuable guide to both the tyro-diplomat and to the student of international relations … Written in a clear, brisk style, this is a scholarly work.' - Contemporary Review
1. The Old World 2. The Diplomacy of the Renaissance and the Resident Ambassador 3. The Emergence of the ‘Old Diplomacy’ 4. The ‘Old Diplomacy’ 5. The New Diplomacy 6. Total Diplomacy 7. Global Diplomacy 8. Diplomacy Transformed and Transcended