ABC of Diplomacy
Publisher: Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs 2008
Number of pages: 40
The 'ABC of Diplomacy' explains some of the most important and frequently used terms and concepts of diplomacy without claiming to provide a comprehensive glossary of terms on the subject. In recognition of the importance of multilateral diplomacy nowadays, a number of universal and regional organisations also receive brief mention.
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by Edward R. Tufte - Prentice Hall
A great book for the beginning data analyst and a must for political science graduate students. It is a clear introduction to the use of regression analysis. Edward Tufte was a political scientist of the first order and a teacher par excellence.
by Noam Chomsky - Open Book Publishers
Chomsky's early insights into the workings of power in the modern world remain timely and compelling. This series of lectures also provides the reader with an invaluable introduction to the essential ideas of one of the leading thinkers of our time.
by James Tully - Bloomsbury Academic
The book develops James Tully's distinctive and influential approach to political philosophy and applies it to the field of citizenship. The second part of the book provides a commentary on Tully's approach to political philosophy more generally.
by Gilles Paquet - University of Ottawa Press
This book favours a distributed view of governance based on a mix of coercion, quid pro quo market exchange and reciprocity, on a division of labour among the private, public, and civic sectors, and on the co-evolution of these different mechanisms.