Recent Faculty Articles
Michelle Morais de Sa e Silva in Human Rights Quarterly, "Once Upon a Time, a Human Rights Ally: The State and its Bureaucracy in Right-Wing Populist Brazil"
Michelle Morais de Sa e Silva in Global Goverance, "An Intrastate Approach to the Withdrawal from International Organizations: The Case of Brazil and the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights"
Fabio de Sa e Silva in the Journal of Law and Society, "From Car Wash to Bolsonaro: Law and Lawyers in Brazil's Illiberal Turn (2014–2018)"
Manata Hashemi in The Conversation, "How Iran's Millennials are Grappling with Crippling US Sanctions"
Eric Heinze in Ethics & International Affairs, "Limited Force and the Return of Reprisals in the Law of Armed Conflict"
Alexander Jabbari in International Journal of Islam in Asia, "Sinicizing Islam: Translating the Gulistan of Saʿdi in Modern China"
Bo Kong (with Kevin P. Gallagher) in Energy Research & Social Science, "Inadequate Demand and Reluctant Supply: The Limits of Chinese Official Development Finance for Foreign Renewable Power"
Joshua Landis in Foreign Affairs, "The Pointless Cruelty of Trump’s New Syria Sanctions"
Joshua Landis in Foreign Affairs (co-authored), "How to Win the Influence Contest in the Middle East"
Natalie Letsa in the Quarterly Journal of Political Science, "The Mechanisms of Direct and Indirect Rule: Colonialism and Economic Development in Africa"
Waleed Mahdi, "Echoes of a Scream: US Drones and Articulations of the Houthi Sarkha Slogan in Yemen," in Eid Mohamed and Ayman A. El-Desouky, eds., Cultural Production and Social Movements after the Arab Spring Nationalism, Politics, and Transnational Identity (I.B. Tauris, 2021)
Aqil Shah in Foreign Affairs, "Will Pakistan’s Military Lose Its Grip on Power?"
Aqil Shah, “Pakistan: Persistent Praetorianism,” in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Military Politics (Oxford University Press, 2021).
Samer Shehata in the Guardian, "The Real Reason Trump is Terrified of Losing the Presidency: Fear of Prosecution" and in Al Jazeera, "Trump is Inciting Domestic Terrorism"
Xiangming Xiao, Center for Brazil Studies Affiliate Faculty, in Nature Climate Change, "Carbon Loss from Forest Degradation Exceeds That from Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon" (PDF)