The Founding Insubordination

Brief History of the Construction of the Power of Nations


These lines intend to be a “peripheral thinking”, a reflection attempt from our being somewhere, and being someone. A peripheral thought about international relations, convinced that – as Stanley Hoffmann would say – “Born and raised in America, the discipline of international relations is, so to speak, too close to fire”, and that “It needs triple distance: it should move away from the contemporary, toward the past; from the perspective of a superpower (and a highly conservative one) toward that of the weak and the revolutionary – away from the impossible quest for stability; from the glide into policy science, back to the steep ascent towards the peaks which the questions raised by…

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Preface by Helio Jaguaribe

With “Insubordination founding” Marcelo Gullo reaches full and brilliant performance of its intention to consider historically and analytically, since the periphery of international relations. The concept of periphery, for Gullo, acquires a double meaning: it is, first, of a perspective and, second, of a …

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Phd in Political Science, Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Master in International Relations,  Institut Universitaire de Hautes Études Internationales, University of Geneva, Switzerland.
Graduated in International Studies, Diplomatic School of Madrid, Spain.
Graduated in Political Science, National University of Rosario, Argentina.
Disciple of the Brazilian political expert Helio Juagaribe and of the Uruguayan sociologist and theologian Alberto Methol Ferré.
Professor at the Instituto del Servicio Exterior de la Nación Argentina (ISEN), during the years 2010 and 2011.
International Relations advisor of the Latin American Federation of the Education and Culture Workers, (FLATEC).
Full Professor of Argentinian History, Argentinian Foreign Policy and Brazilian Home and Foreign Policy, International Relations Master of Science, National University of  Lanús, Argentina.
Professor, Master of Science in Geopolitics Strategy, School of War, Argentinian Ministry of Defense.