Edited by Eytan Gilboa
Public diplomacy has become one of the central instruments of foreign policy and national security; this crucial Research Agenda provides a new outline for its investigation. Aiding the comprehension of the broad boundaries of the field, it proposes a clear starting point for contemporary research into important areas of public diplomacy.
This enlightening Research Agenda is divided into three parts which thoroughly explore the actors, disciplines and instruments involved in the process of public diplomacy. Rich in innovative analysis, chapters offer insights from many of the most prominent scholars and practitioners in the field to cover existing research, gaps, and future directions.
A Research Agenda for Public Diplomacy will be invaluable for researchers and students interested in political science, international and public relations, communication, and digital media. It will also be beneficial for practitioners and officials working in areas relevant to foreign policy and national security employed by both governmental and non-governmental organizations.
This book is included in the Elgar Research Agendas book series.
Eytan Gilboa is Professor of International Communication at the School of Communication, Bar-Ilan University, Israel, and a member of IAMCR.
The above text is from the publisher’s description of the book:
Title: A Research Agenda for Public Diplomacy
Editor: Eytan Gilboa
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing