By Rebecca Adler-Nissen,Ulrik Pram Gad
This ebook examines how sovereignty works within the context of ecu integration and postcolonialism. targeting a bunch of micro-polities linked to the ecu Union, it deals a brand new figuring out of diplomacy within the context of contemporary sovereignty.
This e-book bargains a scientific and comparative research of the in another country international locations and Territories (OCTs), the ecu and the 4 affected Member States: united kingdom, France, the Netherlands and Denmark. participants discover how states and state-like entities play ‘sovereignty video games’ to appreciate how a bunch of postcolonial entities may well strategically use their ambiguous prestige in terms of sovereignty. The ebook examines why former colonies are trying to find better room to manoeuvre all alone, while at the same time constructing an in depth courting to the supranational ecu. Methodologically refined, this interdisciplinary quantity combines interviews, player statement, textual, criminal and institutional research for a brand new theoretical method of knowing the strategic chances and subjectivity of non-sovereign entities in foreign politics.
Bringing jointly study on eu integration and postcolonial conception, European Integration and Postcolonial Sovereignty Games might be of curiosity to scholars and students of diplomacy, ecu reviews, Postcolonial reports, foreign legislations and Political Theory.