The SAGE Handbook of Diplomacy provides a major thematic overview of Diplomacy and its study that is theoretically and historically informed and in sync with the current and future needs of diplomatic practice . Original contributions from a brilliant team of global experts are organised into four thematic sections: Section One: Diplomatic Concepts & Theories Section Two: Diplomatic Institutions Section Three: Diplomatic Relations Section Four: Types of Diplomatic Engagement
Diplomacy is the conduct of the external affairs of a state or, more strictly, of its government. American diplomacy is different from that of most countries. The whole of American society – the ‘nation’ – is in principle involved in it, both as the ...