A tour de force.... Refreshing, insightful, innovative.... Finally, a new generation of diplomacy for a new generation of students of diplomacy. --R.S. Zaharna, American University<br /><br />Thoughtful, provocative, and essential reading on the conduct of foreign policy and diplomacy in the globalized international system.... This cogent and well-directed book is linked by an underlying set of questions relating to the methods, policy role, and skills needed by a new breed of contemporary diplomat. --Ronald Barston, The Diplomatic Academy, London<br /><br />Witty and wise and with a sobering dose of warning, Daryl Copeland has penned a masterly manual for navigating the diplomatic rapids of the twenty-first century. --Nicolas J. Cull, University of Southern California
Truly enjoyable to read.... A tool for navigation through a complex and intertwined system of multiple actors, levels, and problems and a guideline for advancing the role of diplomacy in a changed world. --Katharina H ne, DiploNews
Young and aspiring diplomats should find this essential reading. --Library Journal
About the Author
Daryl Copeland is senior adviser for strategic policy and planning in the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade.