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100 1  Lazzarini, Isabella. 
245 10 Communication and conflict|h[electronic resource] :
       |bItalian diplomacy in the early Renaissance, 1350-1520 /
       |cIsabella Lazzarini. 
250    First edition. 
260    Oxford :|bOxford University Press,|c2015. 
300    ix, 326 pages ;|c24 cm. 
490 1  Oxford studies in medieval European history 
505 0  Introduction : Diplomacy and the "genèse de l'État 
       moderne" -- Renaissance Italy. Part 1 The framework : 1 
       The political geography of Italian diplomacy : Diplomatic 
       interactions -- Identities and chronologies -- Spheres of 
       activity: Italy and beyond -- Concluding remarks: Praxis 
       and late developments. 2 The polygenesis of diplomacy and 
       the trajectories of change : Patterns -- A polygenetic 
       model: formal diplomatic assignments -- merchants -- Papal
       legates, nuntii, collectors -- The chronology of 
       diplomatic change -- Concluding remarks: flexibility and 
       models. 3 Sources for the study of diplomacy : Letters and
       other representations -- Records -- Narratives -- Laws and
       rules -- Concluding remarks: images and perceptions. Part 
       2 Diplomacy as a political action : 4 Information : The 
       value of information -- Control and manipulation -- 
       Information networks -- Information-gathering, ordering, 
       and transmission: the techniques -- Concluding remarks: 
       information and anxiety. 5 Negotiation : Old and new 
       meanings -- General aims and daily practices -- Roles and 
       patterns of interaction -- Concluding remarks: the 
       documentary lenses. 6 Communication : Communication in 
       diplomacy -- Communication networks -- A web of words -- 
       Concluding remarks: controlling conflict, "thinking" about
       politics. Part 3 Diplomacy as a practice : 7 Diplomatic 
       agents: an open social field : An open social field -- 
       Ambassadors -- Occasional diplomats -- The gendered face 
       of diplomacy -- Concluding remarks: a reciprocal duty. 8 
       Forms, actions, and rituals : Forms, actions, and rituals 
       of diplomatic interactions -- FOrms and practices of 
       diplomacy -- Ritual and hierarchy -- Concluding remarks: 
       the obsession with secrecy. 9 The spaces of diplomacy : 
       the political and physical spaces of diplomacy -- The 
       spatial geography of interactions -- Cities and 
       countryside: the spaces of diplomacy -- Concluding remarks
       : a world on stage? Part 4 Diplomacy as a political 
       language and a cultural process : 10 The forms of 
       diplomatic communication : Forms and codes: speaking, 
       reading, actions, writing -- Speaking and reading -- 
       Actions -- Writing -- Concluding remarks: the records' 
       memory. 11 Argument and emotion : Argument and emotion: 
       performative codes and the transformative power of words -
       - Argumentative strategies over time -- The words and 
       scripts of emotions -- Concluding remarks: constative, 
       performative, or transformative? 12 Languages, Lexeis, and
       exchanges : Transfers -- Languages -- Lexeis -- Exchanges 
       -- Concluding remarks: the ultimate exchange. Conclusion. 
       Bibliography. Index. 
651  0 Italy|xForeign relations|y1268-1492. 
651  0 Italy|xForeign relations|y1492-1559. 
830  0 Oxford studies in medieval European history. 
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