Perspectives 2/2013


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Special Issue: The Changing Role of Diplomacy in the 21st Century

Time, Space & German Soft Power: Toward a Spatio-Temporal Turn in Diplomatic Studies?

• James Pamment

A State, a Diplomat, and a Transnational Church: The Multi- layered Actorness of the Holy See

• Mariano Barbato

Local Efforts and Global Impacts: A City-Diplomacy Initiative on Decentralisation

• Arnau Gutiérrez-Camps

Turkish Diplomacy since 2003: Transition from Realpolitik to a Liberal Foreign Policy?

• Gilles Bertrand

Paradiplomacy and the Diffusion of Regional Integration: An Analysis of the Mercocidades Network

• Armando Gallo Yahn Filho


Ilan Danjoux: Political Cartoons and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict –Manchester–New York: Manchester University Press, 2012, 144 pages, ISBN: 978-0-7190-8362-4.

Kateřina Bartošová

Noah Feldman: Cool War: The Future of Global Competition – New York: Random House, 2013, 224 pages, ISBN: 978-0-8129-9274-8 (hardback), ISBN: 978-0-679-64383-8 (ebook).

Břetislav Panák

Lamia Karim: Microfinance and its Discontents. Women in Debt in Bangladesh –Minneapolis–London: University of Minnesota Press, 2011, 255 pages, ISBN: 978-0-8166-7094-9.

Tomáš Profant

Notes on Contributors