The Centenary of Latvia’s Foreign Affairs. Global Thought and Latvia

2019

The Centenary of Latvia’s Foreign Affairs. Global Thought and Latvia. Eds. Andris Sprūds, Valters Ščerbinskis, Kārlis Bukovskis – Rīga: Latvian Institute of International Affairs, 2019 – 185p.

“The Centenary of Latvia’s Foreign Affairs. Global Thought and Latvia” continues a series of publications on ideas, activities and personalities, and future scenarios in the context of the centenary of Latvia’s statehood. The aim of this book is to explain the impact of trends in global thought on Latvia. The authors look at the development of self-determination, multilateralism, nationalism, authoritarianism, feminism, non-recognition policies, concepts surrounding the “end of history” and “clash of civilizations”, legalism and human rights, with a focus on the impact of these ideas on Latvia.

This publication and public debates have been supported by the Saeima of the Republic of Latvia and
the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia.

The authors are solely responsible for the content of individual articles. The opinions expressed by the authors should not be construed as representing those of the Latvian Institute of International Affairs, project supporters or partners, other government institutions or entities.

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