Work in Progress
Risky Business: Why Arms Sales Make the United States Less Secure
The Changing of the Guard: The End of the American Century and American Foreign Policy Attitudes (paper to be presented at ISSS-ISAC October 16, 2017)
White Papers and Working Papers
“Step Back: Lessons for U.S. Foreign Policy from the Failed War on Terror,” Cato Institute Policy Analysis #814, June 26, 2017.
“Obama’s Foreign Policy Legacy and the Myth of Retrenchment,” with John Glaser. Cato Institute Working Paper #43, April 24, 2017.
“Millennials and U.S. Foreign Policy: The Millennial Generation’s Attitudes toward Foreign Policy and War (and Why They Matter),” Cato Institute White Paper, with Erik Goepner
Books and Edited Volumes
U.S. Grand Strategy in the 21st Century: The Case for Restraint, with Ben Friedman. (Routledge February 2018 forthcoming)
Why Did the United States Invade Iraq?, with Jane Cramer. Routledge 2011)
American Foreign Policy and the Politics of Fear: Threat Inflation since 9/11 (with Jane Cramer, Routledge 2009)
War in the Media Age (Hampton Press 2000)
Research Articles & Book Chapters
“All the World’s a Stage: The Rise of Transnational Celebrity Advocacy for Human Rights,” in the Routledge Companion to Media and Human Rights, edited by Howard Tumbler and Silvio Waisbord, June 2017.
“May We Have Your Attention Please? Human Rights NGOs and the Problem of Global Communication,” with Dominik Stecula and Diana Sweet (International Journal of Press/Politics 2014)
“Building a Better Boomerang? Human Rights NGOs and the New Media” (with Dominik Stecula and Rossella Moyer, in Franziska, Oehmer, ed. Political Interest Representation and the Media. (Nomos 2014)
“Democratic Leaders and War: Simultaneously Managing External Conflicts and Domestic Politics” (Australian Journal of International Affairs 2012)
“Star Power: Celebrity Advocacy and the Evolution of the Public Sphere,” (International Journal of Press/Politics 2008)
“A Bear in the Woods? Threat Inflation in the Marketplace of Values,” (Security Studies 2007)
“Beyond Hegemony: Bush Media Strategy and the War in Iraq” (Mass Communication & Society 2007)
“The Myth of the Outside Strategy: News Coverage of Interest Groups” (Political Communication 2006)