At Home With The Diplomats

Author: Iver B. Neumann
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 0801463009
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In this book he shows us how diplomacy is conducted on a day-to-day basis.

What Diplomats Do

Author: Sir Brian Barder
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442226366
Size: 50.21 MB
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What do diplomats actually do? That is what this text seeks to answer by describing the various stages of a typical diplomat’s career.

Diplomatic Sites

Author: Iver B. Neumann
ISBN: 9780231704342
Size: 61.52 MB
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This book investigates the resulting transformations by looking at changes in and around diplomatic sites such as the dinner table, via the civil war interstices where third parties try to mediate conflicts, to grand diplomatic showpieces ...

Foreign At Home And Away

Author: Margaret Bender
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9781469789903
Size: 34.89 MB
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Margaret Bender's perceptive Foreign at Home andAway is the first
ADSTDACOR Diplomats and Diplomacy Book that examines the roles played by
Foreign Service spouses and the particular circumstances of those who are
foreign-born wives. The Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training (ADST),
a nonprofit educational organization founded in 1986, complements the work of
the Foreign Service Institute and, together with Diplomatic and Consular Officers,
Retired (DACOR), ...

Controversies At Home

Author: Philip P. Everts
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9789024732272
Size: 70.52 MB
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However, compared to 38% in other government departments, 50% of the top
civil servants and 59% of diplomats in top positions at the Ministry in 1981 were
lawyers. Traditionally, many of the officials came from the University of Leiden,
and this is stil! true today. Whether this is a consequence of deliberate selection
or of the composition of the group of applicants is difficult to determine.
Statistically, married men and those with a training in law from Leiden or
economics from RDtter- ...

Reasserting America In The 1970s

Author: Hallvard Notaker
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 1526104865
Size: 78.35 MB
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Reasserting America in the 1970s brings together two areas of burgeoning scholarly interest. On the one hand, scholars are investigating the many ways in which the 1970s constituted a profound era of transition in the international order.

At Home On The World Markets

Author: Joost Jonker
Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
ISBN: 0773569383
Size: 37.63 MB
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A similar institution functioned in Rotterdam from 1677 until 1683.24 The Nine
Years' War provided a new impetus towards the formation of trade associations.
Although they copied the example given by Board of the Levant Trade, these
particular organisations concentrated on their private functions, and did not
engage directly in public tasks such as diplomatic and consular duties abroad. As
usual during a war, the Amsterdam Baltic merchants elected a committee for
consultations ...

A Hand Book For Travellers In Spain And Readers At Home

Author: Richard Ford
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108037542
Size: 52.58 MB
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It is partly owing to this comparative absence of dinner society that foreign
ministers have less influence here than in any other European court; as the
whole art of diplomacy is centred in the kitchen, it never can come fully into play
in an undining city, where mecum impransus disquirite is the axiom of most men
in Spanish oflice, who seldom thus “lubricate business.” The best dinner and
other society is in the houses of the scanty diplomatic corps, for many powers
have not recognized ...