Richard W. Maass, Ph.D.


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Twitter: @richardmaass

University of Evansville: Political Science

Personal Op-Eds and Media Appearances:
Want to Help the Islamic State Recruit? Treat all Muslims as Potential Terrorists: The Monkey Cage @ The Washington Post, November 30, 2015
Why Washington and Moscow Keep Talking Past Each Other: The Monkey Cage @ The Washington Post, March 12, 2014
Even in Peaceful Communities, Muslims Feel More Vulnerable, Associated Press, December 5, 2015
Crossing International Borders; Myanmar, Paris, Syria and ISIS: NPR, November 20, 2015
Moderate Muslims Counter ISIS Propaganda with Their Own Media Strategy: NPR, July 27, 2015
ISIS: WEHT/ABC Eyewitness News, September 10, 2014
Russian strategy in Ukraine: Fox News Live, March 5, 2014

Foreign Affairs
Foreign Policy
The Monkey Cage @ The Washington Post
War on the Rocks
Duck of Minerva

New York Times
Washington Post
Al Jazeera
Evansville Courier&Press

U.S. Government:
White House
House of Representatives
Department of State
Department of Defense
Department of Homeland Security

International Organizations:
United Nations
European Union
World Bank
World Trade Organization
International Monetary Fund

Academic Journals:
International Security
International Organization
World Politics
Diplomatic History
Security Studies
Journal of Strategic Studies
Terrorism and Political Violence
International Studies Quarterly
Journal of Conflict Resolution
Journal of Peace Research
American Political Science Review
Historical Methods

Academic Organizations:
American Political Science Association
International Studies Association
Midwest Political Science Association
Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations

Arms Control Association
American Enterprise Institute
Amnesty International
Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
Brookings Institution
Bulletin of Atomic Scientists
CATO Institute
Center for Defense Information
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Council on Foreign Relations
Center for Global Development
Center for Strategic & International Studies
Center for Security Policy
Correlates of War
Federation of American Scientists
Foreign Relations of the United States
Freedom House
Heritage Foundation
Human Rights Watch
International Crisis Group
International Institute for Strategic Studies
International Peace Institute
Institute for Science and International Security
Nautilus Institute
National Security Archive
Peace Research Institute Oslo
Pew Research Global Attitudes Project

RAND Corporation
Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
Stimson Center
Transparency International
United States Institute of Peace