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Author Firat, Bilge, author

Title Diplomacy and lobbying during Turkey's Europeanisation : the private life of politics / Bilge Firat
Published Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 208 pages)
Series Political ethnography
Political and administrative ethnography
Contents Part I. Inside the private life of politics. The elephant in the room -- Fieldwork among the no(ta)bles -- part II. Framing EU membership. The accession pedagogy -- part III. Arts of diplomacy and lobbying in the EU institutions. Enlargement, twice a week -- Dramas of statecraft, mistrust and the politics of non-membership -- Political documents and bureaucratic entrepreneurs -- Conclusion : lessons from an anti-case
Summary This book presents intricate, backstage negotiations of interests and compromises between diplomats and lobbyists through the corridors of power, which drove Turkey both closer to and farther apart from the EU
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on October 10, 2019)
Subject European Union -- Foreign relations -- Turkey
European Union.
Diplomatic relations.
HISTORY / Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
International relations.
Turkey -- Foreign relations -- Europe
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1526133636