Jennifer Taw, Ph.D.
Areas of Expertise
I obsessively post on Twitter if you want a news dump on war and politics; I also maintain a CMC IR/Gov LinkedIn page and post jobs and internships as they pop up.
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.
Research and Publications
Mission Revolution: The U.S. Military and Stability Operations (NY: Columbia University Press, 2012).
“Colombia: A Case Study,” chapter in C. Christine Fair and Sumit Ganguly, eds. Policing Insurgencies: Cops as Counterinsurgents (NY and New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2014)
“Distributive Domestic Response: How Local Politics Transform External Powers Foreign Policy Outcomes,” Review of International Studies, August 2010.
“Stability and Support Operations: History and Debates,” Studies in Conflict and Terrorism, Vol. 33, No. 5, May 2010, pp. 387-407.
World Politics in a New Era, 6th edition, with Steven L. Spiegel, Kristen P. Williams, and Elizabeth Matthews, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014)
"Preventive Force: The Logic of Costs and Benefits," chapter 2 in Kerstin Fisk and Jennifer M. Ramos, eds., Preventive Force: Drones, Targeted Killing, and the Tranformation of Contemporary Warfare (New York, NY: New York University Press, 2016)