To explore the idea that word use is culture-bound, this paper examines the English words culture and globalisation, to discover how they are used, and how they have come to have certain meanings or represent certain ideas.

Source: Intercultural Communication and Diplomacy. Ed by H. Slavik (2004)
Author: Diana M. Lewis, 2004

IC and Diplomacy - The Idea of Diplomatic Culture and its Sources

Source: Intercultural Communication and Diplomacy. Ed by H. Slavik (2004)
Author: Paul Sharp, 2004

This paper is a comparative examination of the websites of the ministries of foreign affairs of China, India, Germany, France, Chile, Brazil, the US, Canada and several African states and their diplomatic representation abroad. The research is case-study oriented.

Source: Intercultural Communication and Diplomacy. Ed by H. Slavik (2004)
Author: Valentin Katrandzhiev, 2004

This paper develops a model of diplomacy training based on intercultural competence and situated learning and applies the model to intercultural encounters.

Source: Intercultural Communication and Diplomacy. Ed by H. Slavik (2004)
Author: Yunxia Zhu, 2004

How do negotiators and other conflict resolution practitioners from different cultures create shared  understanding? Is shared understanding enough to bridge deep differences?

Source: Intercultural Communication and Diplomacy. Ed by H. Slavik (2004)
Author: Nike Carstarphen, 2004

The goal of this article is to introduce readers to the complexity of the organisational culture of UN agencies in order to limit possible misunderstandings about the functioning of the UN and its agencies and in order to make diplomatic interactions with UN agencies as efficient...

Source: Intercultural Communication and Diplomacy. Ed by H. Slavik (2004)
Author: Raymond Saner and Lichia Yiu, 2004

In his paper, Robert Alston travels through time to rekindle an important highlight – as well as a personal highlight – in the history of knowledge management.

Source: Knowledge and Diplomacy. Ed by J. Kurbalija (2002)
Author: Robin Alston, 2002

In his paper, Alex Sceberras Trigona stresses the importance of the diplomatic document as a primary source of diplomatic knowledge, in the light of the distinction between ‘information’ (can be recorded) and knowledge (not easily recorded), the flow of knowledge as information.

Source: Knowledge and Diplomacy. Ed by J. Kurbalija (2002)
Author: Alex Sceberras Trigona, 2002

In this paper we aim to provide a comprehensive introduction to the topic of knowledge management in diplomacy. First we provide working definitions of knowledge and knowledge management, and examine the evolution of the concepts.

Source: Knowledge and Diplomacy. Ed by J. Kurbalija (2002)
Author: Jovan Kurbalija, 2002

In this chapter, Walter Fust talks about the role of knowledge management, and knowledge for development, in diplomacy. He describes various methods to assess what knowledge should be stocked, and explains the need for managers who are assigned the task of deciding what should be stocked.

Source: Knowledge and Diplomacy. Ed by J. Kurbalija (2002)
Author: Walter Fust, 2002

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