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Harris Mylonas and Keith Darden's new article "Threats to Territorial Integrity, National Mass Schooling, and Linguistic Commonality"
Harris Mylonas, Assistant Professor of Political Science, and Keith Darden, Associate Professor at American University School of International Service, write an article "Threats to Territorial Integrity, National Mass Schooling, and Linguistic Commonality," They ask why are some countries more linguistically homogenous than others and posit that the international environment in which a state develops partially determines the extent of its linguistic commonality and national cohesion. This article is part of a special issue forthcoming in Comparative Political Studies guest edited by Prema Singh and Matthias vom Hau.
Stephen Biddle appears on NPR's On Point with Tom Ashbrook discussing Afghanistan and the fall of Kunduz
Stephen Biddle, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, appeared on NPR's On Point with Tom Ashbrook on October 1, 2015. Stephen Biddle and other guests discussed Afghanistan and the fall of Kunduz.
Dr.Grynaviski wins American Political Science Association's 2015 Jervis-Schroeder Best Book Prize for "Constructive Illusions"
Eric Grynaviski, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, won the American Political Science Association's 2015 Robert Jervis & Paul Schroeder Best Book Award for his book Constructive Illusions: Misperceiving the Origins of International Cooperation (Cornell University Press, 2014).
Dr. Charles L. Glaser presents policy recommendations on U.S.-China bargain
The Security Policy Studies program, led by Joanna Spear, associate professor of international affairs, was awarded a competitive contract for the Foreign Area Officer (FAO) Regional Skill Sustainment Initiative. This program, beginning in July 2015, will provide FAOs with advanced understanding and analysis of the most current regional security affairs, and the impact of regional activities on interagency and joint operations.