Evidence, Persuasion and Power: Diplomats in International Organisations

ORCID: Aleksander Surdej: 0000-0001-5653-4261

ORCID: Aleksander Surdej: 0000-0001-5653-4261

Pages: 13-16

Edition: Lublin 2017

DOI: --

Citation method: A. Surdej, ‘Evidence, Persuasion and Power: Diplomats in International Organisations’, Yearbook of the Institute of East-Central Europe, Vol. 15, No. 4, 2017, pp. 13-16.


The title of this intervention deliberately relates to the title of the classic book by prof. Giandomenico Majone, Evidence, Arguments and Persuasion in the Policy Process, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989.

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