What We Wrote

Kevin Benson (Army Fellow, ’01-’02)

Kevin Benson, “Tough Jobs,” The Last Hundred Yards (Army University Press, 2019).

Kevin Benson, “Reflections on Being a Colonel,” Strategy Bridge (2019).

Kevin Benson, review of Taliban Safari, in ARMY Magazine (September, 2019).


Juan Cole (Senior Advisor)

Juan Cole, “The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and the Gulf Crisis,” Gulf Studies Center Monographic Series, Qatar University, No. 4 (June 2019), pp. 1—22.

Juan Cole, “Caliphates and Juntas: Ottoman Legacies in Today’s Controversies over Religion and State in the Arab World,” Social Science History, Vol. 42, Issue 4 (Winter, 2018), pp. 797—810.

Juan Cole, Muhammad: Prophet of Peace Amid the Clash of Empires (New York: Bold Type, 2018).


Eugene Gholz (Alum, ’00)

Eugene Gholz, “The Rare Earths Industry Can Weather Any Chinese Trade Battle,” CNN Business Perspectives, July 23, 2019.


Fred Kaplan (Alum, ’83)

Fred Kaplan, “War Stories,” Slate.

Fred Kaplan, The Bomb: Presidents, Generals, and the Secret History of Nuclear War (Simon & Schuster, 2020).


Alan Kuperman (Alum, ’02)

Alan Kuperman, “Hostile Takeover,” The National Interest 163 (September/October 2019), pp. 51—58.

Alan Kuperman, “Humanitarian Hypocrisy,” book review, Political Science Quarterly 134, 2 (Summer, 2019), pp. 354—355.


Sarah Lischer (Alum, ’03)

Sarah Kenyon Lischer, “Narrating Atrocity: Genocide Memorials, Dark Tourism, and the Politics of Memory,” Review of International Studies (Aug., 2019).


Ryon Musto (Stanton Nuclear Security Fellow, ’19-20)

Ryon Musto, “Polish Perspectives on the Rapacki Plan for the Denulcearization of Central Europe,” Wilson Center: Sources and Methods Blog (Sept. 2019).


Joshua Rovner (Alum, ’08)

Joshua Rovner, “Cyber War as an Intelligence Contest,” War on the Rocks, September 16, 2019

Joshua Rovner, “Strategy and the Surge,” in Hal Brands, Jeffrey A. Engel, Will Inboden, and Timothy Sayle, eds., The Last Card: Inside George W. Bush’s Decision to Surge in Iraq (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2019).

Joshua Rovner, “Sea Power Versus Land Power: Cross-Domain Deterrence and the Peloponnesian War,” in Jon R. Lindsay and Erik Gartzke, eds., Cross-Domain Deterrence: Strategy in an Era of Complexity (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019).


Russell Rumbaugh (Alum, ’04)

Russell Rumbaugh, “What Place for Space?: Competing Schools of Operational Thought in Space,” Aerospace, July 2019


Richard Samuels (Faculty)

Richard Samuels, Special Duty: A History of the Japanese Intelligence Community (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2019)


Jonathan (Yoni) Shimshoni (Research Affiliate)

Jonathan (Yoni) Shimshoni and Ariel (Eli) Levite, Contemporary Society-Centric Warfare: Insights from the Israeli Experience


Caitlin Talmadge (Alum ’11)

Caitlin Talmadge, “Emerging Technology and Intra-war Escalation Risks: Evidence from the Cold War, Implications for Today,” Journal of Strategic Studies, 42 (6), pp. 864­—887.

Caitlin Talmadge, “Emerging Technologies and Strategic Stability,” Journal of Strategic Studies, with Todd Sechser and Neil Narang, 42 (6), pp. 727—735.

Caitlin Talmadge, “China and Nuclear Weapons,” Global China: Assessing China’s Growing Role in the World (Brookings Institution Series), September 30.


Glenn Voelz (Army Fellow, ’14—15)

Glenn Voelz, War Under the Mango Tree (Oregon: First Steps Publishing, 2019)