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Books published between 2014 and 2015 by CIS-affiliated faculty:

Paul Staniland

  • Networks of Rebellion: Explaining Insurgent Cohesion and Collapse (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2014).

Kathleen Thelen

  • Varieties of Liberalization and the New Politics of Social Solidarity (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014).

 

Books published between 2012 and 2013 by CIS-affiliated faculty:

Suzanne Berger

  • Making in America: From Innovation to Market (MIT Press, 2013).

Nazli Choucri

  • Cyberpolitics in International Relations (MIT Press, 2012).

Fotini Christia

  • Alliance Formation in Civil Wars (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012).

Richard Locke

  • The Promise and Limits of Private Power: Promoting Labor Standards in a Global Economy (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013).

Richard Samuels

  • 3.11: Disaster and Change in Japan (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2013).

Bishwapriya Sanyal

  • Planning Ideas That Matter: Livability, Territoriality, Governance, and Reflective Practice (Co-edited with Lawrence J. Vale and Christina Rosan) MIT Press, 2012.

Ben Ross Schneider

  • Hierarchical Capitalism in Latin America: Business, Labor, and the Challenges of Equitable Development (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013).

 

Books published between 2010 and 2011 by CIS-affiliated faculty:

Jeanne Guillemin

  • American Anthrax: Fear, Crime, and the Investigation of the Nation's Deadliest Bioterror Attack (New York: Times Books and Henry Holt and Company, 2011).

Roger D. Petersen

  • Western Intervention in the Balkans: The Strategic Use of Emotion in Conflict (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2011).

John Tirman

  • Deaths of Others: The Fate of Civilians in America's Wars (Oxford University Press, June 2011).

Kathleen Thelen

  • Explaining Institutional Change: Ambiguity, Agency, and Power (co-edited with James Mahoney). New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010.

Cindy Williams

  • Buying National Security: How America Plans and Pays for Its Global Role and Safety at Home (New York: Routledge, 2010) with Dr. Gordon Adams.

 

Books published between 2008 and 2009 by CIS-affiliated faculty:

John Tirman

  • Women, Migration, and Conflict: Breaking a Deadly Cycle. Susan Forbes Martin and John Tirman, eds. (Springer 2009).

Taylor Fravel

  • Strong Borders, Secure Nation: Coperation and Conflict in China's Territorial Disputes Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2008).

Annette Kim

  • Learning to be Capitalists: Entrepreneurs in Vietnam's Transition Economy (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008).

Melissa Nobles

  • The Politics of Official Apologies (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008).

Harvey Sapolsky

  • U.S. Defense Politics: The Origins of Security Policy (London: Routledge, 2008).

Harvey Sapolsky, Benjamin Friedman, Brendan Green (Eds.)

  • U.S. Military Innovation since the Cold War (London: Routledge, 2009).

 

Books published between 2006 and 2007 by CIS-affiliated faculty:

Alice Amsden

  • Escape from Empire: The Developing World's Journey through Heaven and Hell (MIT Press, 2007).

Nazli Choucri

  • Mapping Sustainability: Knowledge e-Networking and the Value Chain (Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer, 2007).

Lily Tsai

  • Accountability Without Democracy: Solidary Groups and Public Goods Provision in Rural China (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007).

Bruce Mazlish

  • The New Global History (Routledge, 2006).

Karen Polenske

  • The Technology-Energy-Environment-Health (TEEH) Chain In China: A Case Study of Cokemaking. In the "Alliance of Global Sustainability Bookseries" (Springer, 2006). [Edited]

Richard Samuels

David A. Singer

  • REGULATING CAPITAL: Setting Standards for the International Financial System. (Cornell University Press, 2007).

John Tirman

  • Terror Insurgency and the State: Ending Protracted Conflicts (Penn Press, 2007).
  • Multilateralism Under Challenge? Power, International Order, and Structural Change (UNU Press, 2006).

Cindy Williams

  • Service to Country: Personnel Policy and the Transformation of Western Militaries (MIT Press, 2007).

 

Books published between 2004 and 2005 by CIS-affiliated faculty:

Suzanne Berger

  • How We Compete: What Companies Around the World Are Doing to Make It in the Global Economy (Doubleday, Fall 2005).

Luise Druke

Jeanne Guillemin

  • Biological Weapons: From the Invention of State-sponsored Programs to Contemporary Bioterrorism (Columbia University Press, 2005).

Balakrishnan Rajagopal

  • “Reparations: A Dialogue between Human Rights Academics and Activists.” Edited volume published under the auspices of the MIT Program on Human Rights and Justice (2004).

Richard Samuels

  • The Encyclopedia of U.S. National Security (General Editor) (Sage Publications, 2005).

John Tirman

  • The Maze of Fear: Security & Migration After September 11th: (New York: New Press, 2004). [Edited]

Jing Wang

  • Locating China: Space, Place, and Popular Culture. In the series of “China in Transition” [Edited by David S. G. Goodman] (London and New York: Routledge, 2005). [Edited]

Elizabeth Wood

  • Performing Justice: Agitation Trials in Early Soviet Russia (Cornell University Press, 2005).
Books published between 2003 and 2004 by CIS-affiliated faculty:

Alice H. Amsden

  • Beyond Late Development: Taiwan's Upgrading Policies (MIT Press 2003).

Robert Art

  • A Grand Strategy for America, (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2003).

Robert Art and P. Cronin (eds.)

  • The United States and Coercive Diplomacy, (Washington, DC: United States Institute of Peace Press, 2003).

Robert Art and K. Waltz (eds.)

  • The Use of Force, (Boulder: Rowman and Littlefield, 2003).

Suzanne Berger

  • Notre Première Mondialisation: Leçons d'un échec oublié, (Paris: Seuil, 2003).

JoAnn Carmin and Stacy D. Van Deveer

  • EU Enlargement and the Environment: Institutional Change and Environmental Policy in Central and Eastern Europe (London: Routledge 2004).

Diane E. Davis

  • Discipline and Development: Middle Classes and Prosperity in East Asia and Latin America (Cambridge University Press, 2004).

Diane Davis and A. Pereira (eds.)

  • Irregular Armed Forces and their Role in Politics and State Formation, (Cambridge University Press, 2003).

Kenneth Keniston (ed.)

  • IT Experience in India: Bridging the Digital Divide (Delhi: Sage, 2004). [Edited with Deepak Kumar]

Philip S. Khoury (ed.)

  • The Modern Middle East.  New and Revised Edition (New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2004).  [Edited with Albert Hourani and Mary C. Wilson]

Chappell Lawson

  • Mexico's Pivotal Democratic Election: Candidates, Voters, and the Presidential Campaign of 2000 (Stanford and La Jolla, CA: Stanford University Press and Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies, University of California at San Diego 2003). [Edited with Jorge I. Domínguez]

Bruce Mazlish

  • Civilization and Its Contents (Stanford University Press, 2004).

Balakrishnan Rajagopal

  • International Law from Below Development: Social Movements and Third World Resistance, (Cambridge University Press, 2003).

Jonathan Rodden

  • Fiscal Decentralization and Challenge of Hard Budget Constraints (MIT Press, 2003).

Richard Samuels

  • Machiavelli's Children: Leaders and Their Legacies in Italy and Japan, (Cornell University Press, 2003).

Books published between 2000 and 2002 by CIS-affiliated faculty:

William Keller and Richard Samuels (eds.)

  • Crisis and Innovation in Asian Technology, (Cambridge University Press, 2002).

Chappell Lawson

  • Building the Fourth Estate: Democratization and the Rise of a Free Press in Mexico. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002).

Roger Peterson

  • Understanding Ethnic Violence: Fear, Hatred, and Resentment in Twentieth Century Eastern Europe, (Cambridge University Press, 2002).

Bernd Widdig

  • Culture and Inflation in Weimar Germany, (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001).
 
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