Perspectives 1/2012


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Three Incarnations of The Quiet American: Applying Campbell’s ‘foreign policy’ to Sub-Elite Identifiers

• George Hays II


After the Enlargement: Trends and Threats in the European Union Decision-Making

• Michal Parízek


Which IR Do You Speak? Languages as Perspectives in the Discipline of IR

• Hélène Pellerin


Do They Actually Matter? The Impact of NGOs on the European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR)

• Anna Kárníková


Existing Conflicts in the Arctic and the Risk of Escalation: Rhetoric and Reality

• Zdeněk Kříž, Filip Chrášťanský



Daniel C. Thomas (ed): Making EU Foreign Policy. National Preferences, European Norms and Common Policies – London, 2011, Palgrave Macmillan, 2011, 240 pages, ISBN 978-0-230-28072-4.

• Dominka Kunertová


Daniel Flemes (ed): Regional Leadership in the Global System. Ideas, Interests and Strategies of Regional Powers – Farnham, Burlington: Ashgate Publishing, 2010, 394 pages, ISBN 978-0-7546-7912-7 (hardback), ISBN 978-0-7546-9804-3 (ebook).

• Martina Ponížilová


Harsh V. Pant: China’s Rising Global Profile: The Great Power Tradition – Brighton, Portland, Toronto: Sussex Academic Press, 2011/2012, X + 122 pages, ISBN: 978-1-84519-517-5.

• Andrey Rozhnov


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