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23 February 2018

New Perspectives on the End of the Cold War: Unexpected Transformations?

A new book edited by Professor Hanhimäki and colleagues addresses diverse issues and challenges several “common wisdoms” about the end of the Cold War. Together, its contributions provide insights on the role of personalities as well as the impact of transnational movements and forces on the unexpected political transformations of the late 1980s and early 1990s. More details with Jussi Hanhimäki. There...
08 February 2018

Graduate Institute professor named among 100 Africans for 2018

NewAfrican magazine has named Graduate Institute professor Mohammad-Mahmoud Ould Mohamedou as one of its 100 Africans for 2018. The list, published annually, identifies the most influential Africans in...

26 January 2018

We need to bring history back into the study of terrorism

Just back from Davos Economic Forum, Professor Mohammad-Mahmoud Ould Mohamedou presents the conclusions of his latest book, “A Theory of ISIS: Political Violence and the Transformation of the Global Order”...