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International Studies as a Discipline and Women’s Status Therein

International Studies as a Discipline and Women’s Status Therein   Reference library

Meredith Reid Sarkees and Marie T. Henehan

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...gauge the status of women in international studies used the ISA directory as its source, and it found significant differences between the women and men ( Sarkees 1994 ). Women were 23.2 percent of the ISA members and 25.0 percent of the members from the US. Of the entire membership, 55.4 percent claimed that their area of expertise was political science, with an additional 29.2 percent citing international relations. However, women disproportionately cited education, languages, area studies, sociology, and geology as their area of expertise ( Sarkees 1994...

Women and Publishing in International Studies

Women and Publishing in International Studies   Reference library

Marijke Breuning

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...Evaluation: Divergence or Convergence? PS: Political Science and Politics 24, 524–31. CSWP (Committee on the Status of Women in the Profession) (2001) The Status of Women in Political Science: Female Participation in the Professoriate and the Study of Women and Politics in the Discipline. PS: Political Science and Politics 24, 319–26. Garand, J. , and Giles, M.W. (2003) Journals in the Discipline: A Report on a New Survey of American Political Scientists. PS: Political Science and Politics 36 (2), 293–308. Giles, M.W. , Mizell, F. , and Patterson...

Pedagogy and Foreign Policy Analysis

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Marijke Breuning

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...Studies Perspectives 5 (2), 134–46. Ishiyama, J. , and Breuning, M. (2005) Editor’s Introduction. Journal of Political Science Education (preview issue), iii–iv. Ishiyama, J. , and Breuning, M. (2008) Assessing Assessment: Examining the Assessment Plans at 50 Political Science Departments. PS: Political Science and Politics 41 (1), 167–70. Ishiyama, J. , and Hartlaub, S. (2002) Does the Wording of Syllabi Affect Student Course Assessment in Introductory Political Science Classes? PS: Political Science and Politics 35 (3), 567–70. Jentleson...

Teaching with Technology: Active Learning in International Studies

Teaching with Technology: Active Learning in International Studies   Reference library

Steven F. Jackson

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...Effects of Visual Stimulus in the Classroom. PS: Political Science and Politics 27 (1), 64–7. Kaase, M. (2000) Political Science and the Internet. International Political Science Review/Revue Internationale de science politique 21 (3), 265–82. Karaim, R. (1999) College Shouldn’t Be Too Out There. Washington Post , 15 August. Kehl, J. (2002) Indicators of the Increase of Political Science Scholarship on Teaching and Learning in Political Science. PS: Political Science and Politics 35 (2), 229–32. King, K.P. , and Gura, M. (2007) Podcasting for...

The Interaction of Theory and Data

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James D. Morrow

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...of Crisis Bargaining. American Journal of Political Science (35) (4), 941–72. Organski, A.F.K. 1968. World Politics , 2nd edn. New York: Knopf. Partell, P.J. , and Palmer, G. 1999. Audience Costs and Interstate Crises: An Empirical Assessment of Fearon's Model of Dispute Outcomes. International Studies Quarterly (43) (2), 389–405. Powell, R. 1999. In the Shadow of Power . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Reed, W. 2003. Information, Power, and War. American Political Science Review (97) (4), 633–41. Sarkees, M.R. n.d. The COW Typology...

Spatial and Temporal Interdependence

Spatial and Temporal Interdependence   Reference library

Michael Colaresi and Jude C. Hays

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...of Interstate War, 1816–1965. Journal of Conflict Resolution 36 (2), 309–41. Braithwaite, A. (2006) The Geographic Spread of International Conflicts. Journal of Peace Research 43 (5), 507–22. Brueckner, J.K. (2003) Strategic Interaction Among Governments: An Overview of Empirical Studies. International Regional Science Review 26 (2), 175. Buhaug, H. , and Gleditsch, K.S. (2008) Contagion or Confusion? Why Conflicts Cluster in Space. International Studies Quarterly 52 (2), 215–33. Busch, M.L. , and Reinhardt, E. (2006) Three’s a Crowd: Third...

Casualties

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The Oxford Companion to American Military History

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...of disease on the survival rates of sick and wounded soldiers was profound. In the Mexican War, the rate of death from disease was 103.9 per 1,000 men. The rate fell to 71.4 per 1,000 in the Civil War and then to 34.0 per 1,000 in the Spanish‐American War. In World War I, the rate was only 16.5 per 1,000, and in World War II it fell to just 0.6 per 1,000. Although the weapons of war continue to grow more destructive, improved tactical doctrine, more efficient evacuation, and advances in medical technology and techniques promise continued reduction in the...

Science And Technology

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The Oxford Companion to Australian Military History (2 ed.)

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...of just over 2 per cent of total defence expenditure. Australian defence science and technology has benefited greatly from Australia's involvement with other countries. From the time of the Joint Project Agreement with the United Kingdom in 1946 Australia has gained valuable experience through cooperative ventures and through the exchange of information with other nations. From the early 1950s Australia has been an active member of the Commonwealth Defence Science Organisation, the aim of which is to promote the best use of the defence science resources of...

Teaching with Media

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Michael Kuchinsky

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...The Images of R.K. Laxman. PS: Political Science and Politics 40 (2), 303–6. Corstange, D. (2007) Drawing Dissent: Political Cartoons in Yemen. PS: Political Science and Politics 40 (2), 293–6. Cowell-Meyers, K. (2006) Teaching Politics Using Antigone . PS: Political Science and Politics 39 (3), 347–9. Craddock, J. (ed.) (2005) VideoHound’s Golden Movie Retriever . Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale. Deibel, T.L. (2002) Teaching Foreign Policy with Memoirs. International Studies Perspectives 3 (2), 128–38. Demerath, N.J., III (1981) Through...

Incorporating Women into International Studies: Working Their Way In

Incorporating Women into International Studies: Working Their Way In   Reference library

Meredith Reid Sarkees and Marijke Breuning

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...Political Science. PS: Political Science and Politics 30 (4), 751–6. Gregory, S.T. (2001) Black Faculty Women in the Academy: History, Status, and Future. The Journal of Negro Education 70 (3), 124–38. Gruberg, M. (1973) Women’s Studies in America. International Review of Education 19 (1), 127–33. Gruberg, M. (1988) Participation by Women in the 1988 IPSA Meeting. PS: Political Science and Politics 21 (4), 1060–6. Gruberg, M. (1992) Participation by Women in the 1991 IPSA Meeting. PS: Political Science and Politics 25 (1), 121–2. Gruberg,...

Prospect Theory and Foreign Policy Analysis

Prospect Theory and Foreign Policy Analysis   Reference library

Jeffrey W. Taliaferro

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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.... Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, pp. 101–18. Mearsheimer, J.J. (2001) The Tragedy of Great Power Politics . New York: Norton. Mearsheimer, J.J. (2009) Reckless States and Realism. International Relations 23 (2), 241–56. Mercer, J. (2005a) Prospect Theory and Political Science. Annual Review of Political Science 8, 1–21. Mercer, J. (2005b) Rationality and Psychology in International Politics. International Organization 59, 77–106. Midlarsky, M.I. (2005) The Demographics of Genocide: Refugees and Territorial Loss in the Mass Murder...

Modernity and Nationalism

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Jonathan M. Acuff

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...and Social Science 232, 25–32. Fearon, J.D. (1999) What is Identity (as We Now Use the Word)? Unpublished paper, Stanford University. Fearon, J.D. , and Laitin, D.D. (1996) Explaining Interethnic Cooperation. American Political Science Review 90, 715–35. Ferguson, Y.H. , and Mansbach, R.W. (1996) Polities: Authority, Identities, and Change . Columbia: University of South Carolina Press. Fowler, J.H. , Baker, L.A. , and Dawes, C.T. (2008) Genetic Variation in Political Participation. American Political Science Review 102 (2), 233–48. Friedrich...

Realism and Security

Realism and Security   Reference library

Stephen M. Walt

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...Postwar American Political Science and the Birth of IR Theory. International Political Sociology 2 (4), 281–304. Haslam, J. (2002) No Virtue Like Necessity: Realist Thought in International Relations since Machiavelli . New Haven: Yale University Press. Herz, J. (1950) Idealist Internationalism and the Security Dilemma. World Politics 2 (2), 157–80. Hobbes, T . (1968) Leviathan . Harmondsworth: Penguin. Originally published 1651. Jervis, R. (1978) Cooperation under the Security Dilemma. World Politics 30 (2), 167–214. Jervis, R. (1985) From...

hoplites

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The Oxford Companion to Military History

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...and helmet; a double-grip, concave shield with bronze veneer; a wooden spear 7 to 10 feet (2.1 to 3 metres) long, and a secondary short iron sword. The helmet, breastplate, and greaves were constructed entirely of bronze, reaching a thickness of about a half-inch (1.27 cm), which provided substantial protection from the entry of most swords, missiles, and spears. The unusually large wooden shield of some 15–20 lb (6.8–9.1 kg) in weight, with a 3 foot (0.9 metre) diameter, covered half the warrior's body; its size and shape explain the nature of hoplite...

Women and Academic Organizations in International Studies

Women and Academic Organizations in International Studies   Reference library

Karen Erickson and Elisabeth Prügl

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...et al. (2001) The Status of Women in Political Science: Female Participation in the Professoriate and the Study of Women and Politics in the Discipline. PS: Political Science and Politics 34 (2), 319–26. Breuning, M. (2007) Women’s Participation in Annual Meetings: Comparative Perspective from ISA. PS: Political Science and Politics 40 (2), 353–6. Breuning, M. , and Sanders, K. (2007) Gender and Journal Authorship in Eight Prestigious Political Science Journals. PS: Political Science and Politics 40 (2), 347–51. Breuning, M. , Bredehoft, J. , and ...

Measuring “Success” for Women in International Studies in Academic Settings

Measuring “Success” for Women in International Studies in Academic Settings   Reference library

Vicki L. Golich

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...of University Professors. At www.aaup.org/NR/rdonlyres/63396944-44BE-4ABA-9815-5792D93856F1/0/AAUPGenderEquityIndicators2006.pdf ; accessed March 2009. Williams, J.C. (2004) Hitting the Maternal Wall. Academe 90(6), 16–20. Women in Higher Education (2009). Negative Metaphors Can Become Excuses for Inaction, p. 19 (March). Young, C.D. (1995) An Assessment of Articles Published by Women in Top 15 Political Science Journals. PS: Political Science and Politics 28(3), 525–33. Zikmund, B.B. (1988) The Well-Being of Academic Women Is Still Being Sabotaged...

Xenophobia and Anti-Immigrant Politics

Xenophobia and Anti-Immigrant Politics   Reference library

Lars Rensmann and Jennifer Miller

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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... 1.9 6.6 7.8–9.9 11.6 12.0 LPF (Netherlands) – – – 11.35 – ** RMZ (Czech Republic) – 6.0 8.0 –3.9 1.0 0.15 Ataka (Bulgaria) – – – 8.9 – VMRO – BND (Bulgaria) – 6.5 9.4 5.7 *** – FN (France) 9.7 12.6 15.0 11.3 4.3 BNP (Great Britain) 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.20.7 No election MIÉP (Hungary) – 1.58 5.5 4.4 2.2 LPR (Poland) – – – 7.9– 8.0 1.3 Samoobrona (Poland) 2.8 0.1 10.2– 11.3 2.5 PUNR (Romania) – 7.9 4.4...

The Spatial Analysis of War

The Spatial Analysis of War   Reference library

Clionadh Raleigh, Frank D.W. Witmer, and John O’Loughlin

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...science, IR and related fields can assist in understanding these new realities. Clionadh Raleigh , Frank D.W. Witmer , and John O’Loughlin Trinity College Dublin, University of Colorado, Boulder, and University of Colorado, Boulder References Afoaku, O. (2002) Congo’s Rebels: Their Origins, Motivations, and Strategies. In J.F. Clark (ed.) The African States in the Congo War . New York: Palgrave, pp. 109–29. Africa Confidential (1998) Uganda and Rwanda in Congo, p. 39 (July 2). Africa Confidential (1999) Rebel Splits in Congo, pp. 40–2...

Methods of Foreign Policy Analysis

Methods of Foreign Policy Analysis   Reference library

Philip B.K. Potter

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...J.D. (1988) Militarized Interstate Crises – the Bcow Typology and its Applications. International Studies Quarterly 32 (2), 155–73. Looney, R.E. (2003) DARPA’s Policy Analysis Market for Intelligence: Outside the Box or Off the Wall? Strategic Insights 2 (9). Lustick, I.S. (1996) History, Historiography, and Political Science: Multiple Historical Records and the Problem of Selection Bias. American Political Science Review 90 (3), 605–18. Maoz, Z. (2006) Network Polarization, Network Interdependence, and International Conflict, 1816–2002. Journal...

Methodological Developments in Nationalism, Ethnicity, and Migration Research

Methodological Developments in Nationalism, Ethnicity, and Migration Research   Reference library

Victor Asal, Stephen Shellman, and Tiffiany Howard

The International Studies Encyclopedia

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...Analysis, 1971–1990. Social Science Quarterly 78 (2), 284–308. Schmeidl, S. (2000) The Quest for Accuracy in the Estimation of Forced Migration. In S.C. Lubkemann , L. Minear , and T.G. Weis (eds.) Humanitarian Action: Social Science Connections , occasional paper no. 37, Watson Institute for International Studies, Brown University, pp. 127–57. Schmeidl, S. , and Jenkins, J.C. (1998) The Early Warning of Humanitarian Disasters: Problems in Building an Early Warning System. International Migration Review , 32 (2), 471–86. Schrodt, P.A. , and ...

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