The Politics of Diplomacy, Revolution: War and Peace, 1989-1992

  title={The Politics of Diplomacy, Revolution: War and Peace, 1989-1992},
  author={Geoff K. Watson and James A. Baker},
  journal={International Journal},
Buying Votes and International Organizations: The Dirty Work-Hypothesis
We show how major shareholders can exploit their power over international organizations to hide their foreign-policy interventions from domestic audiences. We argue that major powers exert influenceExpand
The Demise of the Soviet Bloc
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Outside Options and the Logic of Security Council Action
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A tale of three French interventions: Intervention entrepreneurs and institutional intervention choices
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Countering Violent Extremism
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