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Sustainable Diplomacies

  • Costas M. Constantinou
  • James Der Derian

Part of the Studies in Diplomacy and International Relations book series (SID)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Sustaining Global Hope: Sovereignty, Power and the Transformation of Diplomacy

  3. Re-Conceptualizing Diplomacy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. Hussein Banai
      Pages 46-66
    3. Costas M. Constantinou
      Pages 67-85
  4. Diplomatic Cultures, Exclusions and Transformations

  5. Diplomatic Issues and Case Studies

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 277-289

About this book


Sustainable Diplomacies looks at how to create conditions for the reconciliation of rival ways of living, the formation of durable relationships and the promotion of global peace and security. The authors draw inspiration from the history of diplomatic thought as well as from environmental, anthropological, religious and postcolonial studies.


conflict Diplomacy Europe European Union European Union (EU) sovereignty terrorism transformation

Editors and affiliations

  • Costas M. Constantinou
    • 1
  • James Der Derian
    • 2
  1. 1.University of NicosiaCyprus
  2. 2.Watson Institute for International StudiesBrown UniversityUSA

About the editors

HUSSEIN BANAI Doctoral candidate in the Department of Political Science at Brown University and a Research Affiliate at the Centre for International Studies, MIT, USA ROLAND BLEIKER Professor of International Relations at the University of Queensland, Australia NOÉ CORNAGO Associate Professor of International Relations at the University of the Basque Country in Bilbao, Spain MAI'A K. DAVIS CROSS Assistant Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California, USA ANTHONY DEOS is a public relations professional currently based in Minneapolis, USA IVER B. NEUMANN Director of Research at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs and Professor in Russian Studies, Oslo University, Norway SAM OKOTH OPONDO Doctoral candidate at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa, USA GEOFFREY ALLEN PIGMAN Member of the Faculty in Political Economy at Bennington College, Vermont, USA. Visiting Fellow, Centre for Global Change and Governance, Rutgers University, Newark, USA PAUL SHARP Professor and Head of Political Science at the University of Minnesota Duluth, USA ARNE STRAND was Centre Manager at the Cyprus Centre of the International Peace Research Institute, Oslo, Norway, from 2007 to 2009 DAVID JOSEPH WELLMAN Associate Professor of Religious Studies and the Director of the Center for Interreligious Engagement at DePaul University in Chicago, USA GEOFFREY WISEMAN teaches International Relations at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, USA

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