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The Strategic Role of the Board

Philip Stiles and Bernard Taylor

in Boards at Work: How Directors View their Roles and Responsibilities

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199258161
eISBN:
9780191718342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199258161.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability

The board's involvement in corporate strategy is often taken as the defining characteristic of its role in an organisation. This chapter focuses on the strategic role of the boards of directors and ... More


Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

Peter Jones

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790987
eISBN:
9780804792318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790987.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book presents a detailed description and analysis of the last major security negotiation between the countries of NATO and the former Warsaw Pact as the Cold War was ending, and the creation of ... More


Conclusion

Peter Jones

in Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790987
eISBN:
9780804792318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790987.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The Conclusion reflects back on the Open Skies experience to date and offers some lessons and observations to those who would consider expanding the present regime or applying the idea of cooperative ... More


The Tassibee ‘Skin and Spirit’ project

Cassie Limb

in Re-Imagining Contested Communities: Connecting Rotherham through Research

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447333302
eISBN:
9781447333357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333302.003.0020
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This chapter discusses the Tassibee ‘Skin and Spirit’ project. The objectives were to work with a group of girls, aged between 7 and 19, with a focus on building their identity and confidence. The ... More


Trust and Transparency at the CSCE, 1969–1975

Michael Cotey Morgan

in Trust, but Verify: The Politics of Uncertainty and the Transformation of the Cold War Order, 1969-1991

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780804798099
eISBN:
9781503600133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804798099.003.0006
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter examines the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE) from 1969 to 1975. It contends that trust was both a tool and objective of the conference, detailing how, even in the ... More


From the First Open Skies Initiative to the Stockholm Conference

Peter Jones

in Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790987
eISBN:
9780804792318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790987.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter one recounts the considerations which led President Eisenhower to propose Open Skies in 1955, and those which led the Soviets to reject it. The factors that influenced Eisenhower were similar ... More


Open Skies Reborn

Peter Jones

in Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790987
eISBN:
9780804792318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790987.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter two recounts how Open Skies was relaunched in 1989. As before, it was a “top-down” initiative, launched by a small group of officials and publicly endorsed by the President with little ... More


The Issues Explored

Peter Jones

in Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790987
eISBN:
9780804792318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790987.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter three explores the issues which arose when the NATO countries began developing a concrete position on Open Skies. Lacking firm guidance from the political level on its basic objectives, this ... More


The Ottawa and Budapest Conferences

Peter Jones

in Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790987
eISBN:
9780804792318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790987.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter four covers initial rounds of the Ottawa and Budapest talks, where each side took the attitude that the other should make compromises. This may have reflected the powerful elements of the ... More


Interim Negotiations

Peter Jones

in Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790987
eISBN:
9780804792318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790987.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter five covers an interim period beginning with the Budapest round's failure. Politicians retook control and established, for the first time, the parameters of the regime they sought – a ... More


The First Vienna Round

Peter Jones

in Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790987
eISBN:
9780804792318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790987.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The Open Skies talks thus resumed in Vienna in the autumn of 1991. There were two rounds of talks, the autumn of 1991 and the winter and spring of 1992. These rounds are the subject of Chapters six ... More


End-Game

Peter Jones

in Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790987
eISBN:
9780804792318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790987.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter covers the negotiation's final months. The breakup of the Soviet Union created a new Russian delegation, which initially caused some confusion, but the negotiations quickly hit their ... More


Into Force and Into the Future

Peter Jones

in Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790987
eISBN:
9780804792318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790987.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter eight covers the treaty's implementation, which was signed on March 24, 1992. Ironically, it was after it was signed that the overflight regime was worked out in detail as those operating ... More


Positive Interventions from Mentors and Mentoring Networks

Sue V. Rosser

in Breaking into the Lab: Engineering Progress for Women in Science

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814776452
eISBN:
9780814771525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814776452.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter discusses the importance of mentors for women seeking a career in science, engineering, technology, and mathematics (STEM). Research documents that most women and under-represented ... More


International Fact-Finding Mechanisms: Lighting Candles or Cursing Darkness?

Cecilie Hellestveit

in Promoting Peace Through International Law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198722731
eISBN:
9780191789496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722731.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The chapter discusses international fact-finding mechanisms and their role in the promotion of peace. It relies on a stringent view of peace as ‘negative peace’, a reflection of the absence of armed ... More


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