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Diplomacy & International Relations Concentration

“From quite early on, diplomacy has been as much about the negotiation of meaning, value and knowledge as of the negotiation of interests and positions.”

- Costas Constantinou and Paul Sharp, “Theoretical Perspectives in Diplomacy,” The SAGE Handbook of Diplomacy, 2016

The Diplomacy and International Relations concentration provides a foundation for those interested in pursuing careers in the foreign service or advanced studies in the field. Students selecting this concentration will study international relations, comparative politics, and their relationship to the study and practice of diplomacy.

Students in the Diplomacy and International Relations concentration are advised to complete the core course, PSC 140 Introduction to International Relations, before taking six courses from the following list.

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