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New Global Studies issue on “diplomatic entrepreneurs”…

Catching up on things after a spring of writing about Public Diplomacy and EU-integration, I notice the issue of New Global Studies that Giles Scott-Smith edited. The issue deals with diplomatic entrepreneurs under the heading “Who is a Diplomat – … Continue reading

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Conference report, Leiden conference 2013

And another one: the conference report on the conference “Reframing Diplomacy: New Diplomatic History in the Benelux and Beyond” organized in Leiden in early September. The report is written by the Leiden Roosevelt center’s Giles Scott-Smith. You can go and … Continue reading

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Stéphane Hessel and Max Jakobson…

… at the New Diplomatic history blog: http://toynbeeprize.org/diplomatic-figures/

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Eurocracy…

Joke time again. How do you recognize a technocrat? Easy: give him or her the Sahara; five years on he or she will have to import sand from abroad… Coluche, sometimes in the 1970s. In a French context, “technocrats”, and … Continue reading

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Post at the New Diplomatic History Blog

Go check it: http://toynbeeprize.org/concerned-citizens-and-secret-operatives/  

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Independant Diplomat…

Some musings over at The New Diplomatic History Blog on Carne Ross’ Independent Diplomat organization: http://toynbeeprize.org/725/  

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Diplomatic networks / French European policy…

A quick one, in two parts: . Kenneth Weisbrode put up a reformulated version of his open letter to SHAFR on our New Diplomatic History blog: http://toynbeeprize.org/the-task-ahead/ Money quote: This is the root of the call now for a new … Continue reading

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