eBook Rethinking Foreign Policy, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1135104468
  • ISBN-13: 9781135104467
  • DDC: 341.242
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 240 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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This edited volume is a tribute to, and a debate with, the scholarship of Walter Carlsnaes and his contribution to the study of foreign policy in both its conceptualization and application.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
General Preface.
1: Walter Carlsnaes ….
2: In the Beginning was Conceptualisation.
3: Coming to Terms with the ‘Other’ Towards IR Going Global.
4: The Agency–Structure Problem ….
5: Agency, Structure, International Relations and Foreign Policy.
6: Agency, Structures and Time: From a Temporal Ontologies to Explicit Geo-Historical Hypotheses and Anticipation of Global Democracy.
7: Theories, Truisms and Tools in International Relations.
8: The Ritual/Performance Problem in Foreign Policy Analysis: European Diplomats at the Chinese Court.
9: Agency and Structure in EU Foreign Policy Practices.
10: Agents, Structures and International Regime Significance.
11: … and the Study of Foreign Policy.
12: Does Europe Have Foreign Policy Traditions?.
13: A Foreign Policy Without a State? Accounting for the CFSP.
14: EU Foreign Policy: ‘High Politics’, Low Impact – and Vice Versa?.
15: The EU Foreign and Security Policy: High Expectations, Low Capabilities?.
16: Ideas in Foreign Policy Decision Making: The Invasion of Iraq.
17: Foreign Policy Analysis and the Governance Turn.
18: Apostleship: A South African National Role Conception.
19: Select Publication List.