CPD Perspectives on Public Diplomacy

A series of papers by CPD staff and fellows as well as public diplomacy scholars and practitioners from around the world which showcase critical thinking about the study and practice of public diplomacy. To order hard copies, please send an email to cpd@usc.edu. Interested in contributing to CPD Perspectives? Click here to read our Open Call for submissions.


CONFUCIUS INSTITUTES AND THE GLOBALIZATION OF CHINA'S SOFT POWER
R.S. Zaharna, Jennifer Hubbert, and Falk Hartig
Paper 3, 2014 (September)


DE-AMERICANIZING SOFT POWER DISCOURSE?
Daya Thussu
Paper 2, 2014 (April)


BRITAIN'S INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING
Rajesh Mirchandani and Abdullahi Tasiu Abubakar
Paper 1, 2014 (January)


PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND THE MEDIA IN THE MIDDLE EAST
Philip Seib
Paper 6, 2013 (August)


PUBLIC DIPLOMACY IN GERMANY
Claudia Auer and Alice Srugies
Paper 5, 2013 (June)


THE SYRIAN CRISIS OF 1957: A LESSON FOR THE 21st CENTURY
Kevin Brown
Paper 4, 2013 (May)


‘PSYCHOPOWER’ OF CULTURAL DIPLOMACY IN THE INFORMATION AGE
Natalia Grincheva
Paper 3, 2013 (April)


CASES IN WATER DIPLOMACY
Edited by Naomi Leight
Paper 2, 2013 (March)


CONSIDERING THE “ILLOGICAL PATCHWORK”: THE BROADCASTING BOARD OF GOVERNORS AND U.S. INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING
Emily T. Metzgar
Paper 1, 2013 (February)


ENGAGING INDIA: PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND INDO-AMERICAN RELATIONS TO 1957
Sarah Ellen Graham
Paper 10, 2012 (November)


SILICON VALLEY'S FOREIGN POLICY
Ernest J. Wilson III
Paper 9, 2012 (October)


BUDDHIST DIPLOMACY: HISTORY AND STATUS QUO
Juyan Zhang
Paper 8, 2012 (September)


PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION: RUSSIA, GEORGIA AND THE EU IN ABKHAZIA AND SOUTH OSSETIA
Iskra Kirova
Paper 7, 2012 (August)


PRACTICING SUCCESSFUL TWITTER PUBLIC DIPLOMACY: A MODEL AND CASE STUDY OF U.S. EFFORTS IN VENEZUELA
Erika A. Yepsen
Paper 6, 2012 (July)


MEDIA DIPLOMACY AND U.S.-CHINA MILITARY-TO-MILITARY COOPERATION
Thomas Hollihan and Zhan Zhang
Paper 5, 2012 (June)


THE CULTURAL AWAKENING IN PUBLIC DIPLOMACY
R.S. Zaharna
Paper 4, 2012 (April)


PROMOTING JAPAN: ONE JET AT A TIME
Emily T. Metzgar
Paper 3, 2012 (March)


EXPERIENCING NATION BRANDS: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF EIGHT NATIONAL PAVILIONS AT EXPO SHANGHAI 2010
Jay Wang and Shaojin Sun
Paper 2, 2012 (February)


HIZBULLAH'S IMAGE MANAGEMENT STRATEGY
Lina Khatib
Paper 1, 2012 (January)


PUBLIC DIPLOMACY FROM BELOW: THE 2008 “PRO-CHINA” DEMONSTRATIONS IN EUROPE AND NORTH AMERICA
Barry Sautman and Li Ying
Paper 11, 2011 (December)


CAMPAIGNING FOR A SEAT ON THE UN SECURITY COUNCIL: A MIDDLE POWER REFLECTION ON THE ROLE OF PUBLIC DIPLOMACY
Caitlin Byrne
Paper 10, 2011 (December)


A RESOURCE GUIDE TO PUBLIC DIPLOMACY EVALUATION
Robert Banks
Paper 9, 2011 (November)


ESSAYS ON FAITH DIPLOMACY
Naomi Leight
Paper 8, 2011 (November)


A STRATEGIC APPROACH TO U.S. PUBLIC DIPLOMACY
Barry A. Sanders
Paper 7, 2011 (October)


U.S. PUBLIC DIPLOMACY IN A POST-9/11 WORLD: FROM MESSAGING TO MUTUALITY
Kathy R. Fitzpatrick
Paper 6, 2011 (September)


THE HARD TRUTH ABOUT SOFT POWER
Markos Kounalakis and Ambassador Andras Simonyi
Paper 5, 2011 (August)


CHALLENGES FOR SWITZERLAND'S PUBLIC DIPLOMACY: REFERENDUM ON BANNING MINARETS
Ambassador Johannes Matyassy and Seraina Flury
Paper 4, 2011 (June)


PUBLIC DIPLOMACY OF KOSOVO: STATUS QUO, CHALLENGES AND OPTIONS
Martin Wählisch and Behar Xharra
Paper 3, 2011 (April)


PUBLIC DIPLOMACY, NEW MEDIA, AND COUNTERTERRORISM
Philip Seib
Paper 2, 2011 (March)


THE POWER OF THE EUROPEAN UNION IN GLOBAL GOVERNANCE: A PROPOSAL FOR A NEW PUBLIC DIPLOMACY (Bilingual EN/SP)
Teresa La Porte
Paper 1, 2011 (February)


SPECTACLE IN COPENHAGEN: PUBLIC DIPLOMACY ON PARADE
Donna Marie Oglesby
Paper 4, 2010 (December)


U.S. PUBLIC DIPLOMACY’S NEGLECTED DOMESTIC MANDATE
Kathy R. Fitzpatrick
Paper 3, 2010 (October)


MAPPING THE GREAT BEYOND: IDENTIFYING MEANINGFUL NETWORKS IN PUBLIC DIPLOMACY
Ali Fisher
Paper 2, 2010 (April)


MOSCOW ’59: THE “SOKOLNIKI SUMMIT” REVISITED
Andrew Wulf
Paper 1, 2010 (January)


THE KOSOVO CONFLICT: U.S. DIPLOMACY AND WESTERN PUBLIC OPINION
Mark Smith
Paper 3, 2009 (December 2009)


PUBLIC DIPLOMACY: LESSONS FROM THE PAST
Nicholas J. Cull
Paper 2, 2009 (October 2009)


AMERICA'S NEW APPROACH TO AFRICA: AFRICOM AND PUBLIC DIPLOMACY
Philip Seib
Paper 1, 2009 (September 2009)