Diplomatic Theory From Machiavelli To Kissinger by G. BerridgeDiplomatic Theory From Machiavelli To Kissinger by G. Berridge

Diplomatic Theory From Machiavelli To Kissinger

byG. Berridge

Paperback | February 13, 2001

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This book offers an introductory guide for students to four centuries of diplomatic thought. Since diplomacy as we know it was created during the Renaissance in Italy, a number of major figures have reflected on the place of diplomacy in foreign affairs and the problems associated with its pursuit. These include statesmen, international lawyers and historians, most of whom had experience as diplomats of the first or second rank. This book examines the thought of some of the most important of them, from Niccolò Machiavelli in the early sixteenth century to Henry Kissinger in the late twentieth century.
G.R. BERRIDGE is Professor of International Politics at the University of Leicester. He is General Editor of the Macmillan/St Martin's PressStudies in Diplomacyseries and Associate Editor of OUP'sNew Dictionary of National Biography. His most recent books include InternationalPolitics: States, Power and Conflict since 1945(3rd edition ...
Title:Diplomatic Theory From Machiavelli To KissingerFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.52 inPublished:February 13, 2001Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0333753666

ISBN - 13:9780333753668

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Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgements Introduction Machiavelli; G.R.Berridge Guicciardini; G.R.Berridge Grotius; G.R.Berridge Richelieu; G.R.Berridge Wicquefort; M.Keens-Soper Callières; M.Keens-Soper Satow; T.G.Otte Nicolson; T.G.Otte Kissinger; T.G.Otte Index

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