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to my web pages. This is where I've collected my various online writings, information about my family, books and articles, courses I teach and other things I'm doing. The pages now work on mobile devices. The photos are of my daughters.
is associate professor of political science at Lund University, Sweden. He graduated from Yale University in 1993 with a PhD In political science and for 12 years he taught comparative politics at the London School of Economics. Between 2007 and 2013 he lived and worked in China, for the last two years as professor of international relations in Shanghai. He is the author of four academic book, most recently Liberal Barbarism, which deals with European imperialism in China in the 19th century. He is currently hard at work on Boredom, Colonialism and War (for Routledge), Performing International Systems (for CUP), and History of International Relations, a textbook for Open Book Publishers.