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FPC Briefing: A 'New Hope' as the 'Empire Strikes Back'- British Soft Power in 2013

By Dr Simon Mabon.

In this briefing Dr Simon Mabon explores the successes and limitations of British Soft-Power. He argues for UK soft-power to be supported by a more normative, values driven approach to foreign policy with particularly reference to the arms trade and the middle east peace process.

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