Department Of History and International Studies Lecture Notes


Lecturer

1) INTRODUCTION TO DIPLOMACY (LECTURE NOTE).

(Mr Osahon Prescott Oviawe)

INTRODUCTION
The study of the evolution of diplomatic practice seeks to explore the manner in which the institutions, principles and practices of diplomacy started, grew and developed into the world wide system that we know today. The basic purpose is to outline the earliest beginnings in the conduct and regulation of inter-state relations, to identify the elements of change and continuity throughout the centuries and to discern and distil the essential traditions that helped to shape the form and character…