History and Foreign Policy in France and Germany

  • Ulrich Krotz

About this book


Why do states similar in size, resources and capabilities significantly differ in their basic orientations and actions across major domains in foreign policy, security and defense? This book addresses this important question by analyzing the major differences between the foreign policies of France and Germany over extended periods of time.


International Relations Comparative Foreign Policy Foreign Policy Analysis France Germany Comparative Politics Security Policy Security Studies Defense Cold War post-Cold War European Politics Constructivism Nuclear Weapons Nuclear Deterrence Military Operations Armament Industry cold war comparative politics Europe European Politic foreign policy international relations International Relations Theory Policy

Authors and affiliations

  • Ulrich Krotz
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Political Science Department and Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced StudiesItaly
  2. 2.Europe in the World ProgrammeRobert Schuman Centre for Advanced StudiesItaly
  3. 3.European University InstituteItaly

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