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Authors: Cox, Lloyd | Wood, Steve
Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1197823
Description: The extrajudicial killing of Osama bin Laden (OBL) on 2 May 2011 was greeted with jubilation in the United States. The dominant interpretation of the event-expressed in US media, by US political elite ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2017
Subject Keyword: Germany | image | nation branding
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1236756
Description: National image is a vital political consideration for the Federal Republic of Germany. In the global era, negative perceptions of Germany have been surpassed by evidence supporting that it rates among ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1048106
Description: Among the many challenges confronting the United States and its allies in Afghanistan were cohesion and communication problems in state-building programs. Merging role theory and bureaucratic politics ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1050769
Description: Almost since negotiations proper began in 2005, a protracted cessation of progress in Turkey's accession to the EU heightened tensions in bilateral relations. Though formally directed by the acquis co ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: European Union | Europe | Prestige
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/360494
Description: Prestige is an elusive concept and a desirable asset. For political entities, it can assist routine tasks, the achieving of substantive goals, and the averting of hazards. Lack of prestige may have ne ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: identity | nationalism | nations | prestige | psychology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/303425
Description: Prestige is a concept or factor that receives relatively little sustained attention in the specialist academic work on nations, national identity and nationalism. It is, however, an implicit influence ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/217168
Description: Prestige recurs through history, in all societies and as a direct, incidental or implicit theme in social and natural sciences. However, aside from relatively few exceptions the academic attention it ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 160600 Political Science
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/224873
Description: This article explores the concept of identity in Turkey and how issues associated with it influence Turkish relations with European states, societies, and the European Union (EU). Turkey's internal di ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/182621
Description: This article assesses former Russian President Dmitry Medvedev's proposal for a new security system and varying perspectives in the context of this development. US-led unipolarity has been undermined ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/180511
Description: The article discusses the crisis in Europe. According to the author, the euro crisis is not just caused by debt but more on political opportunism and complacency. Moreover, the author notes that the m ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/194096
Description: Book review of 'The Foreign Policy of the European Union: Assessing Europe’s Role in the World' by Federica Bindi, Washington, DC: Brookings Institution, 2010, pp. 366, ISBN 9780815701408.
Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/130626
Description: Many portrayals of the European Union (EU) as an international actor are based on selective appraisals of its external activity or restraint. This article explores the concept of a pragmatic power EUr ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149015
Description: A cluster of interconnected energy-related challenges confronts the European Union (EU), individual member states, and their populations. GHG emissions, economic-industrial restructuring, rising costs ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 160600 Political Science
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/215224
Description: The European Union's dense web of institutions is usually regarded as enabling better decision making and interest representation in the European Union's external relations. Combined with the European ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 160600 Political Science
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149675
Description: A feature of the European Union’s self-definition is its adherence to and promotion of particular norms and values. These are integral to academic literature that has examined the EU as a ‘normative p ... More
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