Fred Chernoff

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Fred Chernoff

Harvey Picker Professor of International Relations

Department/Office Information

Political Science, International Relations
125 Persson Hall


AB, Rutgers University, 1973; MA (1981), MPhil (1982), Yale University; PhD, Johns Hopkins University, 1983; PhD, Yale University, 1987

Wesleyan University, Brown University, Yale University

International relations theory, strategic studies, national security

European security, alliance theory, proliferation studies, arms control

  • Explanation and Progress in Security Studies: Bridging Theoretical Divides in International Relations (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014)
  • Theory and Meta Theory in International Relations (New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2007)
  • The Power of International Theory (London: Routedge, 2005)
  • After Bipolarity: Theories of Cooperation, The Diminishing Threat, and The Future of the Atlantic Alliance (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press,1995)
  • Arms Control and the Arms Race, coedited with Bruce Russett (San Francisco:WH Freeman, 1985)
  • Articles in International Studies Quarterly, Review of International Studies, Millenium, International Affairs, Journal of Conflict Resolution, European Journal of International Relations, International Studies Review, Strategic Review, International Studies Perspectives, Defence Analysis, International Relations; philosophical articles in Analysis, Mind, and Philosophical Quarterly

Rand Corporation; International Institute for Strategic Studies, London; Norwegian Institute of International Affairs.

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