Strauss Center Distinguished Scholar and Associate Professor of Government at UT Scott Wolford recently published an article in International Studies Quarterly with Emily Hencken Ritter. The article titled “National Leaders, Political Security, and the Formation of Military Coalitions” discusses the link between the political security of national leaders and their inclination to form coalitions.

Strauss Center Distinguished Scholar and UT Government Professor Paula Newberg recently published an article in Asian Affairs: An American Review. Her article, “Pakistan’s Constitutionalism in an Age of Terror”, discusses Pakistan’s struggles in governing under a Constitution while understanding the importance of rights protections.

Strauss Center Distinguished Scholar and UT Law Professor Derek Jinks recently contributed to the 50th anniversary special issue of the Texas International Law Journal. The issue recognizes the most significant contributions from students and academic advisors over the journal’s fifty years

Strauss Center Distinguished Scholar and Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Michael Evan Webber is launching his new book, Thirst for Power, in Austin on April 11 at the Stateside Theatre at the Paramount. His book offers a new, holistic view of water and energy, two resources facing serious challenges.

Strauss Center Distinguished Scholar and the Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs Professor Jeremy Suri recently spoke on Aspen Public Radio about his and Ambassador Robert Hutchings’ new book, Foreign Policy Breakthrough: Cases in Successful Diplomacy. Suri discusses the factors that challenge conducting successful diplomacy historical examples of diplomacy, how to fill the gaps that have led to weak diplomatic policies, and comments on current diplomatic issues such as the Iran Nuclear Deal.

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