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Patrick James (born 1957), is Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA, and Director of the USC Center for International Studies.

Education[edit]

James received his B.A. with honours in history at the University of Western Ontario in 1978, and a Ph.D in government and politics from the University of Maryland, College Park in 1984.

Professional career[edit]

His first positions were as lecturer in Government and Politics at the University of Maryland, College Park, and as an Assistant Professor of Public Policy at the University of Manitoba. After receiving his Ph.D in 1984, he worked at McGill University as an Assistant and then Associate Professor of Political Science from 1984 to 1991. He then served as a Professor of Political Science at Florida State University from 1991 to 1994. From 1994 until 1998, he was chair of the Political Science Department at Iowa State University, then as Professor of Political Science there from 1999 to 2001. He then went to the University of Missouri as Professor of Political Science from 2001 until 2004, becoming the Frederick A. Middlebush Professor of Political Science from 2004 to 2005. Since 2005, he has been Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California, as well as the Director of the Center for International Studies.

He has taught in several other fields over the course of his professional life. These fields include International Relations, Comparative Politics, Rational Choice, and Empirical Methods. He specialized in fields such as conflict, crisis and war, Canadian politics, collective action, expected utility and game theory, and research design and statistics.

Honours and awards[edit]

  • Vice President, ISA, 2008-09
  • Distinguished Scholar in Foreign Policy Analysis, International Studies Association (ISA), 2007.
  • Delegate, The US Delegation of Scholars to Taiwan, 2007.
  • President, Association for Canadian Studies in the United States (ACSUS), 2007-09.
  • Eaton Lecturer, Centre of Canadian Studies, Queen’s University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, November, 2002.
  • Senior Fellowship in Canadian Studies, Canadian Embassy, Washington, DC, 2001-02.
  • Thomas O. Enders Professor of Canadian Studies, University of Calgary, 2000-2001.
  • Lady Davis Professor of International Relations, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1999.
  • President, International Studies Association (Midwest), 1999-2000,
  • President, Iowa Conference of Political Scientists, 1998-99.
  • Milton R. Merrill Chair in Political Science, 1996-97, Utah State University.
  • Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford, California, Susan Louise Dyer Peace Fellowship, 1991-1992.
  • Canadian Representative, Annual Conference on International Peace, Institute of International Peace Studies, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea, June, 1991.
  • Commentator on Canadian foreign policy, CJAD radio, April, September, November, 1988.
  • PSSA Professor of the Year, 1987.
  • Commentator on World Politics, CBC Radio, September 1985.
  • Consultant, U.S. Department of State, Institute for Political Training, 1980-83.

Publications[edit]

James has 333 citations of his published works from 1985 to 2003, including books, symposia, articles, chapters in books, reviews, miscellaneous entries, manuscripts, and conference papers and presentations. [1]

Books[edit]

  • Canada and Conflict. Don Mills, Ont: Oxford University Press, 2012.
  • Religion, identity, and global governance : ideas, evidence and practice Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2011
  • (with Annette Freyberg-Inan and Ewan Harrison, eds.) Rethinking Realism in International Relations: Between Tradition and Innovation. (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press,2009).
  • Constitutional politics in Canada after the Charter : liberalism, communitarianism, and systemismVancouver : UBC Press, 2010.
  • (with Mark Kasoff, eds.) Canadian Studies in the New Millennium (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2008).
  • (with Nelson Michaud Marc O’Reilly, eds.) Handbook of Canadian Foreign Policy (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2006).
  • (with David Carment and Zeynep Taydas) Who Intervenes? Ethnic Conflict and Interstate Crisis. (Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, 2006).
  • (with Seung-Whan Choi) A New Quest for International Peace: Civil-Military Dynamics, Political Communications and Democracy. (New York, NY: Palgrave, 2005).
  • International Relations and Scientific Progress: Structural Realism Reconsidered (Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, 2002).
  • (with Donald E. Abelson and Michael Lusztig, eds.) The Myth of the Sacred: The Charter, the Courts and the Politics of the Constitution in Canada (Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen’s Press, 2002).
  • (with David Goetze, eds.) Evolutionary Theory and Ethnic Conflict (Westport, CT: Praeger, 2001). In over 450 libraries according to WorldCat [2]
  • (with David Carment, eds.) Peace in the Midst of Wars: Preventing and Managing International Ethnic Conflicts (Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1998).
  • (with David Carment, eds.) Wars in the Midst of Peace: The International Politics of Ethnic Conflict (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1997).
  • (with William James Booth and Hudson Meadwell, eds) Politics and Rationality (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993).
  • Crisis and War (Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1988). In over 400 libraries according to WorldCat [3]
  • (with Michael Brecher) Crisis and Change in World Politics (Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 1986).

Articles and book chapters[edit]

He has published over 75 articles in peer-reviewed journals a number of book chapters, and a great many book reviews, conference presentations, lectures, and other items.


References[edit]

  1. ^ [ WorldCat Identitiesd]
  2. ^ WorldCat
  3. ^ WorldCat

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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:30:00 -0700

“And that is why I've been following him for four fucking years!” Shouts the girl to her friend between rapturous applause. Patrick James may not have released a full album yet, but there's no doubt he's got a solid fan base here in Sydney. Playing a ...
 
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Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:56:15 -0700

During the ceremony, the names of all the honorees are read aloud and tributes bearing the honorees' names are placed at The Wall. These tributes are later collected by the National Park Service and stored in a permanent archive. Patrick James Palumbo ...

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 08:41:13 -0700

Voice of Ireland winner Patrick James has revealed that he's planning on returning to Dunnes after he's finished promoting his debut single. The Dublin native who changed his name from Patrick Donoghue won the 2015 series of the singing competition and ...

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Mon, 01 Jun 2015 22:48:45 -0700

Port Macquarie crooner Patrick James is about to launch his delightful new single California Song with a couple of intimate shows this weekend, but before he brings his delicate soulful sounds to fans in Sydney and Melbourne, he will be popping into ...

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Irish Mirror
Thu, 18 Jun 2015 03:58:01 -0700

Patrick, 24, was crowned The Voice Of Ireland last April and the singer is now in full operation popstar transformation mode and he has even changed his name. “My full name is Patrick James Donoghue, but I think Patrick James represents me as the ...

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KARE
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 07:55:50 -0700

STILLWATER, Minn. - The inmate that walked away from a work crew at the minimum security unit of Stillwater Prison has been found, after an extensive search. Patrick James Buswell is in custody at the Chippewa County Jail in Wisconsin. He was found at ...

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Stillwater Gazette
Fri, 12 Jun 2015 09:27:59 -0700

Authorities are searching for a man who escaped from the state prison in Bayport the morning of June 12. According to the Minnesota Department of Corrections, Patrick James Buswell walked away from a minimum-security unit at the Minnesota Correctional ...

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TodayFM
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 03:41:15 -0700

It's been a busy year for Patrick Donoghue only back in April, he was crowned the winner of The Voice of Ireland and this morning, we had the exclusive first play of his brand new single 'Redemption Days'. He's also lost an incredible two and a half ...
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