Recent PhD theses published as books
The Department supervises PhD research on a wide-range of international relations topics with a regional and global focus. It has a proud tradition of the dissertations it has supervised being published as books. Recent examples include:
Civilization and Empire: China and Japan's Encounter with European International Society (Routledge, 2009).
Civilizing Missions: International Religious Agencies in China (Palgrave, 2008).
International Aid and China's Environment: Taming the Yellow Dragon (Routledge, 2005).
Sir Harold Nicolson and International Relations: The Practitioner as Theorist (Oxford University Press, 2005).
Conceptualizing the West in International Relations: From Spengler to Said (Macmillan/Palgrave, 2002).
Condemned to Repeat? The Paradox of Humanitarian Action (Cornell University Press, 2002).
David A. Cooper,
Competing Western Strategies Against the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction: Comparing the United States to a Close Ally (Praeger, 2002).
The Politics of Justice and Human Rights: Southeast Asia and Universalist Theory (Cambridge University Press, 2001).