Strategic Communication: Origins, Concepts, And Current Debates (Praeger Security International)
Strategic Communication: Origins, Concepts, and Current Debates (Praeger Security International)
This volume in the Contemporary Military, Strategic, and Security Issues series presents a concise introduction to the evolution, key concepts, discourse, and future options for improved strategic communication in today's U.S. government.
• Key document excerpts from legislation, proposed legislation, doctrine, reform proposals, and policy documents
• A glossary of terms
• An annotated bibliography of proposals and recommendations for strategic communication/public diplomacy reform
"An illuminating and timely contribution to understanding concepts, contested issues, and operational challenges in the use of communication instruments vital to successful diplomacy and armed conflict. This excellent book is indispensable reading for scholars and a broad range of military and civilian practitioners." (Bruce Gregory, Adjunct Professor, George Washington University/Georgetown University)
About the Author
Christopher Paul, PhD, is a social scientist working out of RAND's Pittsburgh office.