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Forum Essays

Forum essays provide a framework for intellectual exchange and debate about the role of diplomacy around a particular theme. The essays are argumentative contributions and are shorter than research articles.


"Distributed Agency: Foreign Policy sans MFA".   By Jason Dittmer in Vol. 15, I-II.
"Diplomacy as Relational Practice".   By Yaqing Qin in Vol. 15, I-II.
"The Site of Foreign Policy: A Field Theory Account of MFAs".   By Thierry Balzacq in Vol. 15, I-II.
"Diplomacy in the Digital Age: Lessons from Denmark's TechPlomacy Initiative".   By Casper Klynge, Mikael Ekman and Nikolaj Juncher Waedegaard in Vol. 15, I-II.
"Journeying into the Diplomatic Unknown: The Vergesellschaftung of the German Ausw√§rtiges Amt".   By Emilie Bartonek in Vol. 15, I-II.
"Introduction to the Forum on Science Diplomacy".   By Pierre-Bruno Ruffini in Vol. 15, III.
"The Sensationalist Discourse of Science Diplomacy: A Critical Reflection".   By Tim Flink in Vol. 15, III.
"Collaboration and Competition: The Twofold Logic of Science Diplomacy".   By Pierre-Bruno Ruffini in Vol. 15, III.
"Innovation Diplomacy: A New Concept for Ancient Practices?".   By Pascal Griset in Vol. 15, III.
"Science Diplomacy and Soviet-American Academic and Technical Exchanges".   By Olga Krasnyak in Vol. 15, III.
"What Is a Science Diplomat?".   By Lorenzo Melchor in Vol. 15, III.
"Preparing Scientists for Science Diplomacy Requires New Science Policy Bridges".   By Meredith L. Gore, Elizabeth S. Nichols and Karen R. Lips in Vol. 15, III.
"Science Diplomacy and Its Engine of Informed Decisionmaking: Operating through Our Global Pandemic with Humanity".   By Paul Arthur Berkman in Vol. 15, III.


"Combating Euro-Centrism in Diplomatic Studies".   By Iver B. Neumann in Vol. 14, III.
"Western Assumptions in Non-Western Public Diplomacies: Individualism and Estrangement".   By R.S. Zaharna in Vol. 14, III.


"Diplomatic Challenges in a Crisis World".   By Corneliu Bjola and Costas M. Constantinou in Vol. 10, I.
"Diplomatic Leadership in Times of International Crisis: The Maverick, the Congregator and the Pragmatist".   By Corneliu Bjola in Vol. 10, I.
"King Diplomacy for Perpetual Crisis".   By Piki Ish-Shalom in Vol. 10, I.
"Fight-or-Flight or Tend-and-Befriend? Stress and the Political Psychology of Crisis Diplomacy".   By Marcus Holmes in Vol. 10, I.
"Just Greasing the Wheels? Mediating Difference or the Evasion of Power and Responsibility in Diplomacy".   By Rebecca Adler-Nissen in Vol. 10, I.
"In Pursuit of Crisis Diplomacy".   By Costas M. Constantinou in Vol. 10, I.
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