Journal Article | September 18, 2017 05:57 AM | Comments(1)

It’s an appropriate time to reflect upon the role of diplomacy in the War on Terror through the years of the Bush and Obama administrations.

This essay offers a close reading of Sparta’s diplomatic engagement with Athens following its stunning defeat at Pylos.

Journal Article | May 6, 2017 08:20 AM | Comments(2)

The use and threat of American military force (hard power) has substantially increased, while diplomatic and socioeconomic efforts (soft power) have been notably marginalized.

Journal Article | February 4, 2017 01:15 PM | Comments(1)

What is the role of allies and alliances in the modern era?  There are four choices for Western governments.

Journal Article | May 14, 2013 01:30 AM | Comments(3)

Building a unified foreign policy establishment.

Blog post | July 11, 2012 05:21 PM | Comments(1)

To keep the Syrian war “small,” the US government should learn from the diplomatic mistake it made in June.

There are many paper options for how to proceed with respect to Iran's nuclear program, but which have any real hope of success?