Trusting enemies ; interpersonal relationships in international conflict / Nicholas J. Wheeler
- Wheeler, Nicholas J.
- Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018.
- First edition.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource
- Machine generated contents note: PART ONE -- 1.Trust, Signalling, and International Relations -- 2.Trust: Face to Face -- 3.Enemy Images -- 4.The Priority of Trust in Signal Interpretation -- 5.From Interpersonal Trust to Security Communities -- PART TWO -- 6.USA--Soviet Union, 1985--1989 -- 7.India-Pakistan, 1998--1999 -- 8.USA-Iran, 2009--2010.
- How can two enemies, locked into a spiral of fear and insecurity, transform their relationship into a trusting one? 'Trusting Enemies' argues that the field of international relations has not done a good job of answering this question. This is because it has been looking in the wrong place. Where trust-building has been theorized by the discipline of international relations, the focus has been on the state and the individual. This text argues that there is a need to appreciate the importance of a new level of analysis in trust research-the interpersonal.
- 9780191835599 (ebook)
- Audience Notes:
- This edition previously issued in print: 2018.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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