Book Chapter

Public versus private power: Non governmental organisations and international security

J Goodhand, WO Walton, BJC McKercher

Routledge Handbook of Diplomacy and Statecraft | Routledge | Published : 2012

Abstract

Despite post-Cold War arguments about their demise, ‘Great Powers’ not only continue to thrive, with lesser Powers they form the basis of the constellation of global politics. This topical new Handbook illustrates how and why the new international order has evolved – and is still evolving – since the end of the Cold War, through the application of diplomacy and statecraft. Including cutting edge contributions from over 40 scholars, the handbook is structured around seven sections: •Context of Diplomacy •Great Powers •Middle Powers •Developing Powers •International Organisations and Military Alliances •International Economy •Issues of Conflict and Co-operation Through analysis of..

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