Joshua Goldstein

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Joshua Goldstein
Position: Fellow
Research Topics:
Expertise: Governance, Trends in Peace and Conflict

Professor Joshua S. Goldstein is an interdisciplinary scholar of war and society, and author of the widely used textbook International Relations (with Jon C. Pevehouse). Goldstein's book War and Gender: How Gender Shapes the War System and Vice Versa (Cambridge, 2001) won the International Studies Association's "Book of the Decade" award. His book Winning the War on War: The Decline of Armed Conflict Worldwide(Dutton/Penguin, 2011) was the Conflict Research Society's "Book of the Year" in 2013. Goldstein's latest book,The Wounds Within, is about veterans and PTSD. Prior books include The Real Price of War (NYU, 2004), Three-Way Street: Strategic Reciprocity in World Politics (Chicago, 1990; with John R. Freeman) and Long Cycles: Prosperity and War in the Modern Age (Yale, 1988). Goldstein has published articles in Foreign AffairsForeign PolicyAmerican Political Science ReviewJournal of Conflict Resolution, and International Studies Quarterly, among others, and Op Ed pieces in The New York TimesWashington Post, and elsewhere. Goldstein has won a MacArthur Foundation Individual Research and Writing Grant, the International Studies Association's Karl Deutsch Award for research, and the American Political Science Association's Victoria Schuck Award, among others, and is listed in Who's Who in America.