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‘Surge Of Ideas’ Critical To Iraq War Operation

November 09, 2017

General David PetraeusISCS partnered with the Elliott School to host General David Petraeus on November 7th to discuss the 10th Anniversary of the Surge in Iraq. ISCS director Dr. Charles Glaser moderated the event which included Dr. Stephen Biddle and Dr. Marc Lynch as panelists. Read more HERE.

Rush Doshi: Xi Jinping just made it clear where China’s foreign policy is headed

October 25, 2017

DoshiRush Doshi, a Pre-Doctoral Fellow at ISCS, writes on Chinese foreign policy in the Washington Post's Monkey Cage blog: Xi Jinping just made it clear where China’s foreign policy is headed.

Alexander B. Downes on the CATO Institute's Power Problems Podcast

October 16, 2017

PPAlexander B. Downes, Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at GW, recently was a guest on Power Problems, a foreign policy podcast presented by the CATO Institute. In this episode, Desperate Times, Desperate Measures, Professor Downes discusses civilian victimization in war.

Recent Publications

Friends, Foes, and Foreign-Imposed Regime Change

November 01, 2017

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Friends, Foes, and Foreign-Imposed Regime Change, Michael Poznansky, Alexander B. Downes, and Lindsey A. O'Rourke, International Security 2017 42:2, 191-195 

The networked peace: Intergovernmental organizations and international conflict

October 03, 2017

Lupu, Y.   (2017).  The networked peace: Intergovernmental organizations and international conflict. Journal of peace research. ,  54 (6), p. 833 - 848. (ISSN: 0022-3433)

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It’s a Crime, but Is It a Blunder? Investigating the Military Effectiveness of Civilian Victimization

October 01, 2017

PPAlexander B. Downes"It’s a Crime, but Is It a Blunder? Investigating the Military Effectiveness of Civilian Victimization," in Civilians and Warfare in World History, ed. Nicola Foote and Nadya Williams (Abingdon: Routledge, 2018), pp. 288-312 (with Kathryn McNabb Cochran).