Book , Print in English

Independent diplomat : dispatches from an unaccountable elite

Carne Ross.
  • Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, ©2007.
  • ix, 243 pages ; 20 cm.
Subjects
Genre
  • Aufsatzsammlung.
  • Erlebnisbericht.
Series
Summary
  • For more than 15 years, Ross was a British diplomat on the frontlines of numerous international crises, including the war in Afghanistan. Here he provides a compelling account of what's wrong with contemporary diplomacy and offers a bold new vision of how it might be put right.
Contents
  • The Embassy
  • The Negotiation (1)
  • War Stories
  • Them and Us
  • The Telegram or How to Be Ignored
  • The Ambassador
  • Star Trek, Wittgenstein and the Problem with Foreign Policy
  • The Negotiation (2)
  • Independent Diplomat or the Other Side of the Table
  • Conclusion -The End of "Diplomacy?"
Other information
  • Originally published: London : C. Hurst, 2007.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-237) and index.
ISBN
  • 9780801445576
  • 0801445574
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2007297595
  • OCLC: 133466596
  • OCLC: 133466596