Richard Ned Lebow
James O. Freedman Presidential, Professor of Government, Eneritus, July 2012
Professor of International Political Theory, Dept. of War Studies, King's College London
Bye-Fellow, Pembroke College, Cambridge
B.A., University of Chicago
M.A., Yale University
Ph.D., City University of New York
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- Franz Ferdinand Lives!A World Without World War I (New York: Palgrave-Macmillan, in press).
- Goodbye Hegemony! Power and Influence in the Global System, coauthored with Simon Reich (Princeton: Princeton University Press, in press).
- Constructing Cause in International Relations (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, in press)
- Tragedy and International Relations (London: Palgrave-Macmillan, 2012); Toni Erskine and Richard Ned Lebow, eds.
- The Politics and Ethics of Identity (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012).
- Forbidden Fruit: Counterfactuals and International Relations, (Princeton, 2010).
- Why Nations Fight: The Past and Future of War, (Cambridge, 2010).
- A Cultural Theory of International Relations, (Cambridge, 2008). Winner of the 2009 Jervis-Schroeder Award from the American Political Science Association for the best book in history and international relations and winner of the Susan Strange Award of the British International Studies Association for the best book of the year.
- The Tragic Vision of Politics: Ethics, Interests and Orders, (Cambridge University Press, 2003). Winner of the 2004 Alexander L. George Award from the International Society of Political Psychology for the best book in political psychology.
- Learning from the Cold War, co-edited with Richard K. Herrmann (New York: Palgrave, 2004).
- The Politics of Memory in Postwar Europe, co-edited with Claudio Fogu and Wulf Kansteiner (Durham: Duke University Press, 2006).
- Unmaking the West: "What-If" Scenarios that Rewrite World History, co-edited with Phil Tetlock and Geoffrey Parker (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2007).
- Conflict, Cooperation and Ethics, (New York: Routledge, 2006).
- Social Inquiry and Political Knowledge, Co-edited with Mark Lichbach (New York: Palgrave-Macmillan, 2007).
- Olaf Palme Professorship, Lund University, 2011-12
- ex-President of the International Society of Political Psychology
- Onassis Foundation Fellow in Ancient Greek History and Culture (2006-2008)
- Overseas Fellow at St. Johns College, University of Cambridge (2007-2008)
- Research Scholar, Pembroke College (2009-2010)
- Visiting Professor, University of Cambridge (2010)
- Centennial Professor, London School of Economics (2008-2011)
- Teaching Excellence Award, King's College London
- Distinguished Scholar Award from the International Security Section of the International Studies Association
- Alexander L. George Award for best book of the year from the International Society of Political Psychology for The Politics and Ethics of Identity.
- Honorary Doctorate, American University of Paris
- International relations, conflict management, psychological models of learning, philosophy of social science
- Conflict prevention, regional conflict, bargaining and negotiation
- Case studies, psychological experiments, scenario generation, counterfactuals, causation
- Identity, ethics
- Ancient and modern political theory