Dear Colleagues,

Dear Friends,

The “Alexandru and Aristia Aman” County Library alongside the “Alexandru and Aristia Aman” Foundation invites you to take part in the 5th International Conference “Politics. Diplomacy. Culture”, event to be held from 6th to 9th June 2018 in Craiova – Romania.

The conference is organised under the auspices of the “Centennial Year” and its main theme is The Centenary of the Great Union. Alongside other scientific panels, the conference is open to all those who are interested in presenting scientific papers related to the significance of the Great Union of 1918, the First World War, but also to that of the national and international context of the first inter-war decade. The main objective of the conference is to promote the results of academic research in various fields.

The conference will be divided into six sections which will bring together presentations from various fields: political sciences, international relations, cultural studies, history, economics, European studies, philosophy, archaeology, cultural heritage, diplomacy, law, political parties, sociology, education, theology and church history, journalism, media and communication, development studies, population studies, corporate governance, cross-cultural studies, public administration, women studies, social welfare, anthropology, linguistics and so on.

This year’s conference will also host the international panel entitled “The World at the Edge. The Struggles for Re-Ordering Security in Europe”. Panel debates will include important topics from the field of external politics and security studies, as well as a number of key aspects linked to the European Union and its member states, NATO and its response to transnational security threats, the relations between Russia, China, the US and the EU, a new type of cooperative security architecture to be likely forged in Europe in the foreseeable future, the EU “principled pragmatism” and the blockage in between the EU and the EAEU etc. For additional information regarding this session please visit the website of the conference, under “Sections”.

The Conference is addressed to academicians, professors, researchers, postgraduate and undergraduate students (Ph.D., M.A., B.A.) and to all those concerned with the areas mentioned above. The Conference will be held in English and Romanian. Simultaneous translation is provided!

The presentations will be published in the Journal of Humanities, Culture and Social Sciences or in “Proceedings of the 5th International Conference Politics. Diplomacy. Culture”.

The event is run in partnership with the Romanian Academy, the Academy of Romanian Scientists and the University of Craiova.

(*) Journal of Humanities, Culture and Social Sciences is indexed in the following scientific international databases: CiteFactor, Central and Eastern European Online Library, DRJI, Scipio, ResearchBib, CiteUlike, OAJI, SIS, ISSUU,, MIAR, I2OR, AcademicKeys. In process: Eye Source, DOAJ, EBSCO, Thompson Reuters.

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The Registration Form can be found on the website of the conference, under “Registration Form”.

Before submission, authors are advised to carefully read the section “Instructions for Authors”.

Prospective authors should send the Registration Form as e-mail attachment in MS-Word format to:



We look forward to welcoming you at the “Alexandru and Aristia Aman” Dolj County Library between 6th and 9th June 2018!



Lucian Dindirică