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Interview – Patrick Thaddeus Jackson

Interview – Patrick Thaddeus Jackson

Professor Jackson discusses provincialism in U.S. IR theory, broadening theorists’ understanding of truth, sci-fi, and the influence of his book “Conduct of Inquiry.”

Interview – Richard Ned Lebow

Interview – Richard Ned Lebow

In this interview, Professor Lebow discusses his intellectual development, the concept of identity in IR, the drivers of conflict, and his latest research.

Interview – Noam Chomsky

Interview – Noam Chomsky

In this interview, Professor Noam Chomsky discusses the recent passing of Nelson Mandela, Iran, Israel-Palestine, the Syrian crisis, and his recent debate with Zizek.

New Student Essay Award: £100 of Books to be Won Every Month

New Student Essay Award: £100 of Books to be Won Every Month

Our new Essay Award, in association with Routledge, aims to encourage and reward those who share their best work with their global peer group.

Edited Collection – R2P, Syria and Humanitarianism in Crisis

Edited Collection – R2P, Syria and Humanitarianism in Crisis

A free edited volume bringing together the leading voices on R2P & humanitarian intervention to examine the doctrine’s validity in the context of Syria’s humanitarian emergency.

Interview – Peter W. Singer

Interview – Peter W. Singer

Peter W. Singer discusses his forthcoming book Cybersecurity and Cyberwar, global security threats, and how parenthood has changed his perspective of international security.

Announcing the 2013 e-IR Scholarship Award Winner

Announcing the 2013 e-IR Scholarship Award Winner

We are pleased to announce that the 2013 Masters Scholarship has been awarded to Vendula Ženatá, who is studying for her Masters degree at the Anglo-American University in the Czech Republic.

Edited Collection – Huntington’s Clash of Civilizations Twenty Years On

Edited Collection – Huntington’s Clash of Civilizations Twenty Years On

A free download compiled from E-IR’s coverage of the twentieth anniversary of Samuel P. Huntington’s hotly debated 1993 Foreign Affairs article.

Interview – James Fearon

Interview – James Fearon

Professor James Fearon discusses responses to the civil war in Syria and offers his thoughts on the passing of Kenneth Waltz and the academic study of civil wars.

Interview – Norman Finkelstein

Interview – Norman Finkelstein

Norman Finkelstein discusses the future of the Palestinians, the BDS movement, Hassan Rouhani, the conflict in Syria and the follies of the academic tenure system.

Interview – William Blum

Interview – William Blum

Author William Blum offers his thoughts on past CIA interventions, the Obama Administration, Osama bin Laden and explains how he became a ‘crazed, fanatical socialist’.

Edited Collection – Boko Haram: The Anatomy of a Crisis

Edited Collection – Boko Haram: The Anatomy of a Crisis

Many issues about Boko Haram remain unclear. This compendium of articles, by selected experts, is essential reading for those interested in the the sect and its importance.