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Author Shackelford, Elizabeth, author.

Title The dissent channel : American diplomacy in a dishonest age / Elizabeth Shackelford.

Publication Info. New York : PublicAffairs, 2020.
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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Shackelford,E SHA    Available
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Edition First edition.
Description x, 291 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Juba, July 2-13 -- Muddying the narrative -- Human rights, America's just not that into you -- Stretched, August 2013 -- Do less with less, do more with war -- The blue house -- Open for business, September-October 2013 -- The business of diplomacy -- The end of the beginning, November-December 2013 -- A war begins, December 15, 2013 -- No safe haven, December 16, 2013 -- Drawdown, December 18, 2013 -- Diplomacy is the long game -- Destruction, December 19-25, 2013 -- A new year, December 26, 2013-January 3, 2014 -- Refugees, January-February 2014 (Uganda) -- Trial and error, March-May 2014 -- Leaving Juba, June-July 2014 -- Quieting the voices of opposition -- The last resort, February-July 2015 -- All your friends are false, all your enemies are real, October 2015-September 2016 -- Resignation, 2016-2017.
Summary "A promising young diplomat's account of her assignment in South Sudan, the world's youngest nation on the brink of civil war, and an explanation of the ways US foreign policy has utterly failed in its diplomacy and accountability around the world"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Shackelford, Elizabeth.
United States. Department of State -- Officials and employees -- Biography.
Diplomats -- United States -- Biography.
Diplomatic and consular service, American -- South Sudan -- Biography.
United States -- Foreign relations -- South Sudan.
South Sudan -- Foreign relations -- United States.
South Sudan -- Politics and government -- 2011-
United States -- Politics and government -- 2009-2017.
ISBN 9781541724488 (hardcover)
1541724488 (hardcover)

 
    
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