Work in Progress
The Changing of the Guard: The End of the American Century and American Foreign Policy Attitudes (w/Erik Goepner)
Bear Market? Russian Hacking and the American Marketplace of Ideas (w/Andrew Armstrong)
Policy Reports & White Papers
“Risky Business: The Role of Arms Sales in U.S. Foreign Policy,” with Caroline Dorminey. Cato Institute Policy Analysis #836, March 13, 2018.
“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 (co-edited with Ben Friedman. Routledge 2018)
Why Did the United States Invade Iraq? (co-edited with Jane Cramer. Routledge 2011)
American Foreign Policy and the Politics of Fear: Threat Inflation since 9/11 (co-edited with Jane Cramer, Routledge 2009)
War in the Media Age (Hampton Press 2000)
Research Articles & Book Chapters
“National Interests, Grand Strategy, and the Case for Restraint,” with Benjamin H. Friedman, in Thrall and Friedman, eds., U.S. Grand Strategy in the 21st Century: The Case for Restraint.
“Identifying the Restraint Constituency,” in Thrall and Friedman, eds., U.S. Grand Strategy in the 21st Century: The Case for Restraint.
“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 (w/Dominik Stecula).
“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)