Author profile: Chris Ogden

Chris Ogden is Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Asian Security at the School of International Relations, University of St Andrews. His latest book Great Power Attributes: A Compendium of Historical Data (Edinburgh: Fifth Hammer) can be downloaded for free here.

A Recessional Power: How Britain’s Claim to Be a Great Power Has Been Fatally Undercut

Chris Ogden • Oct 12 2020 • Articles

As other countries rise, Britain’s downward trajectory will only deepen and in time will mark a relegation from the ranks of the great powers.

Perception and Evolution in the Making of China and India as Great Powers

Chris Ogden • May 25 2017 • Articles

What constitutes great power remains contested within IR. Perception and evolution remain of paramount importance when looking at China, India, and great powers.

Defying the Modus Operandi: Anna Hazare, Corruption and Politics in India

Chris Ogden • Sep 12 2011 • Articles

Evoking the spirit of Mahatma Gandhi, Anna Hazare’s anti-graft campaign has personified a core national concern in India against endemic corruption and its consequences. However, the potency of the anti-corruption movement, although widely acknowledged and supported, has far from clear ramifications.

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