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Congress and Civil-Military Relations (with Dr. Colton Campbell, ed.)

          Georgetown University Press, Editor, 3 March 2015


NATO in Afghanistan: Fighting Together, Fighting Alone (with Stephen Saideman) 

          Princeton University Press, 2014


Congress and the Politics of National Security (with Dr. Colton Campbell, ed.)

          Cambridge University Press, Editor, 2012




Disarmed Democracies:  Domestic Institutions and the Use of Force

          University of Michigan Press, 2000


The Kosovo Conflict:  A Diplomatic History through Documents (with Philip Auerswald)

          Kluwer Law International, 2000

Refereed Articles 


Toward Integrated Deterrence: Sweden’s Role on NATO’s Northern Flank (with Lisa Aronsson, Jaclyn Kerr and Brett Swaney)

          Journal of Arctic and Climate Security Studies, Volume 1, Issue 1, forthcoming 2023


Some Assembly Required: Explaining Variations in Legislative Oversight Over the Armed Forces (with Philippe Lagasse and Stephen Saideman)

          Foreign Policy Analysis, Volume 19, Issue 1, January 2023


A U.S. Security Strategy for the Arctic

          War on the Rocks, 27 May 2021

NATO in the Arctic: Keep Its Role Limited, For Now

         War on the Rocks, 12 October 2020


Now is not the time for a FONOP in the Arctic

          War on the Rocks, 11 October 2019


China's Multifaceted Arctic Strategy

          War on the Rocks, 24 May 2019


Legislatures and civil–military relations in the United States and the United Kingdom

          Western European Politics, Volume 40, Number 1, Pages 1-20, November 2016  


Geopolitical Icebergs

          U.S. Naval Institute, Proceedings, Volume 141, Number 12, December 2015


Comparing Caveats: Understanding the Sources of National Restrictions upon NATO’s Mission in Afghanistan (with Stephen Saideman)

           International Studies Quarterly, Volume 56, Number 1, pp 67-84, March 2012

It’s Not Just the Economy, Stupid: Linking Free Trade and the War on Terror (with Caroline Shaver)

     GUISD/Pew Case Study 293

          Georgetown University’s Institute for the Study of Diplomacy, 2007

Deterring Non-State WMD Attacks

           Political Science Quarterly, Volume 121, Number 4, pp 543-568, Winter 2006


Senate Reservations to Security Treaties

          Foreign Policy Analysis, Volume 2, Number 1, pp 83-100, January 2006


Explaining Wars of Choice:  An Integrated Decision Model of NATO Policy in Kosovo

          International Studies Quarterly, Volume 48, Number 3, pp 631-662, September 2004


Teaching Strategy Through Theory and Practice (with Janet Breslin-Smith and Paula Thornhill)

          Defence Studies, Volume 4, Number 1, pp 1-17, Spring 2004

Policymaking Through Advice and Consent:  Treaty Consideration by the United States Senate (with Forrest Maltzman) 

          The Journal of Politics, Volume 65, Number 4, pp 1097-1110, November 2003


The President, the Congress, and American Missile Defense Policy

          Defence Studies, Volume 1, Number 2, pp 57-82, Summer 2001

Inward Bound:  Domestic Institutions and Military Conflicts

          International Organization, Volume 53, Number 3, pp 470-504, Summer 1999


Ballotbox Diplomacy: The War Powers Resolution and the Use of Force (with Peter Cowhey)

          International Studies Quarterly, Volume 41, Number 3, pp 505-528. September 1997

Book Chapters, Monographs and Opinion Pieces


U.S. Military Capabilities and Intent in the European Arctic

          Power Projection, Defense and Joint Operations on NATO's Northern Flank, book manuscript under review for publication in 2023


NATO Research Handbook

     Chapter 12: Civilian Control of the Military (with Stephen Saideman)

          Edward Elgar Publishing, forthcoming in July 2023

How the US Senate could slow down Sweden and Finland’s NATO future

          Atlantic Council, New Atlanticist, 17 May 2022

Should Finland join NATO? Consider these factors

          Defense News, 30 April 2022

All Security is Local: Arctic Defense Policies and Domain Awareness

          Atlantic Council, 30 March 2022

Handbook on Geopolitics and Security in the Arctic

     Chapter 15: Arctic Narratives and Geopolitical Competition

          Springer, June 2020​   


Strategic Assessment 2020: Into a New Era of Great Power Competition

     Chapter 13: Competing Visions and Actions by China, Russia and the United States in Latin America, the Middle East, Africa and the Arctic (with Bryce Loidolt, Douglas Farah, Shannon Smith and Caitlyn Yates)

          NDU Press, 2020​


China, Russia move into the Arctic – and put U.S. at Risk (with Terry Anderson)

          The Hill, 14 May 2019


The National Security Enterprise – Navigating the Labyrinth (Second Edition)

     Part IV: The President's Partners and Rivals

     Chapter 2: The Evolution of the NSC Process (pp 32-56)

     Chapter 13: Congress: The Other Branch (pp 281-299)

          Georgetown University Press, July 2017


Charting a Course – Strategic Choices for a New Administration

     Chapter 17: The High North (with Dr. Colton Campbell)

          National Defense University Press, March 2017


Crisis in Dominion: An Intelligence Simulation

     GUISD/Pew Case Study 333

          Georgetown University Institute for the Study of Diplomacy, 2015


Coalitions at the Limits: NATO’s Restricted Effort in Afghanistan (with Stephen Saideman)

     Chapter 9: The International Community and Statebuilding (pp 152-168)

          Routledge, 2012


Arms Control and a New START (with Dr. Colton Campbell)

     Chapter 9: Congress and the Politics of National Security (pp 167-188)

          Cambridge University Press, 2012


The National Security Enterprise – Navigating the Labyrinth (First Edition)

     Chapter 2: The Evolution of the NSC Process (pp 31-54)

          Georgetown University Press, November 2011


Deterring Non-State WMD Attacks

     Chapter 4: Crisis in National Security: Can Terrorist Attacks and Nuclear Proliferation Be Stopped? (pp 75-100)

          The Academy of Political Science, 2007


The Domestic Politics of NMD and Missile Proliferation in the United States

     MIIS Occasional Paper No. 7:  Strategic Missiles – Problems and Prospects, pp 51-58

          Monterey Institute of International Studies, August 2001



Advice and Consent: The Forgotten Power

     Chapter 3: Congress and the Politics of Foreign Policy (pp 44-69)

          Prentice Hall, 2002


The Future of U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy: A Symposium (edited with John G. Ruggie)

          Univ. of California’s Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation, Studies in Conflict and Cooperation, No. 1, 1990