Dr Brandon Valeriano

  • Senior Lecturer (Politics)

Research interests

Personal Website: www.brandonvaleriano.com

 

Research Interests

Conflict Studies, Rivalry, Technology-Cyber Conflict, International Relations Theory, Latin American IR, Foreign Policy Analysis, African Conflict, Post-Soviet Space, Biology and IR, Pedagogy and Popular Culture, Complexity in Interstate Relations and Race/Ethnicity Politics

 

Selected publications

Maness, R., and Valeriano, B. (2015) Russia’s Coercive Diplomacy: Energy, Cyber and Maritime Policy as New Sources of Power. Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke. ISBN 9781137479433  (In Press)

Valeriano, B. (2013) Becoming Rivals: The Process of Interstate Rivalry Development. Series: Foreign policy analysis. Routledge. ISBN 9780415537537

Daccache, J.G., and Valeriano, B. (2012) Hollywood's Representations of the Sino-Tibetan Conflict: Politics, Culture, and Globalization. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 9781137290472

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. C. (2015) Cyber War Versus Cyber Reality: Cyber Conflict in the International System. Oxford University Press: Oxford. ISBN 9780190204792

Grants

Grants

  • Internal Seed Grant (OSSR), University of Illinois at Chicago, "Global Immigration Dataset, 1950-2005." (2006-2007)
  • Internal Seed Grant (OSSR), University of Illinois at Chicago, "Complex Rivalries in World Politics." (2005-2006)
  • Diversity Grant, "Latino Politics and Roadshow," Diversity and Equity Grant, Texas State University, $8,000
  • Fulbright-Hays Grant, "Faces of Mexico Project" (Mexico Field Research, June-July 2005) 

Teaching

Teaching

  • International Security
  • International Rivalry
  • Introduction to International Politics

Additional information

Additional Information

Blogger for Atlantic Council:

All publications

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Jump to: 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2003 | 2002
Number of items: 50.

2015

Valeriano, B. (2015) The real fog of cyberwar: operational cyber planning. War on the Rocks,

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. C. (2015) Cyber War Versus Cyber Reality: Cyber Conflict in the International System. Oxford University Press: Oxford. ISBN 9780190204792

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. C. (2015) The coming cyberspace: the normative argument against cyberwarfare. Foreign Affairs,

Maness, R., and Valeriano, B. (2015) Russia’s Coercive Diplomacy: Energy, Cyber and Maritime Policy as New Sources of Power. Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke. ISBN 9781137479433  (In Press)

Lobasz, J., and Valeriano, B. (2015) Teaching (international) politics with science fiction literature and films. In: Ishiyama, J. T., Miller, W. J. and Simon, E. (eds.) Handbook of Teaching and Learning in Political Science and International Relations. Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, pp. 399-410. ISBN 9781782548478

Maness, R. C., and Valeriano, B. (2015) The impact of cyber conflict on international interactions. Armed Forces and Society, (doi:10.1177/0095327X15572997) (Early Online Publication)

Valeriano, B., and Habel, P. (2015) Who are the enemies?: The visual framing of enemies in digital games. International Studies Review, (Accepted for Publication)

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. C. (2015) Paper tiger Putin: the failure of Russia's anachronistic antagonism. Foreign Affairs, 30 Apr.

2014

Valeriano, B. (2014) Obama: Sony made a mistake (Newspaper Article). Herald,

Habel, P., and Valeriano, B. (2014) Who are our virtual enemies in the world of gaming. Scotsman,

Valeriano, B., and Craig, A. (2014) The Scottish foreign policy context: investigating the possibility of divergent Scottish preference. Scottish Global Forum,

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. C. (2014) The dynamics of cyber conflict between rival antagonists, 2001-11. Journal of Peace Research, 51(3), pp. 347-360. (doi:10.1177/0022343313518940)

Valeriano, B. (2014) Latino cultural assimilation, divided loyalities and the World Cup. Soccer and Society, 15(3), pp. 291-313. (doi:10.1080/14660970.2013.828599)

Valeriano, B., and Powers, M. (2014) Complex interstate rivals. Foreign Policy Analysis, (doi:10.1111/fpa.12057) (Early Online Publication)

2013

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. (2013) The Scottish threat environment: insecurity, fears, and independence. Scottish Global Forum,

Sample, S., Valeriano, B., and Kang, C.-N. (2013) The societal determinants and impact of military spending patterns. Journal of Political and Military Sociology, 41, pp. 109-135.

Valeriano, B. (2013) Becoming Rivals: The Process of Interstate Rivalry Development. Series: Foreign policy analysis. Routledge. ISBN 9780415537537

Valeriano, B. (2013) Teaching international politics with film. Journal of Political Science Education, 9(1), pp. 52-72.

2012

Valeriano, B. (2012) Review of Krista Wiegand's Enduring Territorial Disputes. Perspectives on Politics, 10(4), pp. 1135-1136. (doi:10.1017/S1537592712002691) [Book Review]

Daccache, J.G., and Valeriano, B. (2012) Hollywood's Representations of the Sino-Tibetan Conflict: Politics, Culture, and Globalization. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 9781137290472

Maness, R., and Valeriano, B. (2012) Russia and the near abroad: applying a risk barometer for war. Journal of Slavic Military Studies, 25(2), pp. 125-148. (doi:10.1080/13518046.2012.676453)

Valeriano, B. (2012) Becoming rivals: the process of rivalry development. In: Vasquez, J.A. (ed.) What Do We Know About War? Rowman & Littlefield Publishers: Lanham, MD, USA, pp. 63-82. ISBN 9781442212633

Valeriano, B. (2012) Cyber hype: Flame, Stuxnet, and Boeing 787’s falling from the sky. New Atlanticist: Policy and Analysis Blog,

Valeriano, B. (2012) Cyberwar and Skyfall: James Bond enters the digital age [blog post]. Duck of Minerva,

Valeriano, B. (2012) Foreign policy and the 2012 Latino electorate [blog post]. Latino Decisions,

Valeriano, B. (2012) Mind the cyber gap? Deterrence in cyberspace. New Atlanticist: Policy and Analysis Blog,

Valeriano, B. (2012) Swings and roundabouts: how a divided nation voted. Independent, 8 Nov,

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. (2012) Perceptions and opinions of the cyber threat. New Atlanticist: Policy and Analysis Blog,

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. (2012) Persistent enemies and cybersecurity: the future of rivalry in an age of information warfare. In: Reveron, D.S. (ed.) Cyber Challenges and National Security. Georgetown University Press: Washington, D.C., USA, pp. 139-158. ISBN 9781589019188

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. (2012) The fog of cyberwar: why the threat does not live up to the hype. Foreign Affairs,

Valeriano, B., and Van Benthuysen, J. (2012) When states die: geographic and territorial pathways to state death. Third World Quarterly, 33(7), pp. 1165-1189. (doi:10.1080/01436597.2012.691826)

2011

Valeriano, B. (2011) Power politics and interstate war in Africa. African Security, 4(3), pp. 195-221. (doi:10.1080/19392206.2011.599270)

Valeriano, B., and Vasquez, J.A. (2011) Paths to war and peace in a post-American world. In: Clark, S. and Hoque, S. (eds.) Debating a Post-American World: What Lies Ahead? Series: Security and governance series. Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415690492

2010

Valeriano, B. (2010) The United States and Mexico: prospects for convergence on critical issues during the Obama administration. Democracy and Society, 7(1), pp. 3-4.

Valeriano, B., and Marin, V. (2010) Pathways to interstate war: a qualitative comparative analysis of the steps to war theory. Josef Korbel Journal of Advanced International Studies, 2, pp. 1-27.

Valeriano, B., and Powers, M. (2010) United States-Mexico: the convergence of public policy views in the post-9/11 world. Policy Studies Journal, 38(4), pp. 745-775. (doi:10.1111/j.1541-0072.2010.00382.x)

Valeriano, B., and Vasquez, J.A. (2010) Identifying and classifying complex interstate wars. International Studies Quarterly, 54(2), pp. 561-582. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-2478.2010.00599.x)

Vasquez, J.A., and Valeriano, B. (2010) Classification of interstate wars. Journal of Politics, 72(2), pp. 292-309. (doi:10.1017/S0022381609990740)

2009

Valeriano, B. (2009) The tragedy of offensive realism: testing aggressive power politics models. International Interactions, 35(2), pp. 179-206. (doi:10.1080/03050620902864493)

Vasquez, J.A., and Valeriano, B. (2009) Territory as a source of conflict and a road to peace. In: Bercovitch, J., Kremenyuk, V. and Zartman, I.W. (eds.) The SAGE Handbook of Conflict Resolution. SAGE Publications: Los Angeles, CA, USA, pp. 193-209. ISBN 9781412921923

2008

Valeriano, B. (2008) The lack of diverse perspectives in the international relations field: the politics of being alone. International Studies Perspectives, 9(4), pp. 450-454. (doi:10.1111/j.1528-3585.2008.00349.x)

2007

Valeriano, B. (2007) Review of Michael Colaresi's 'Scare Tactics: The Politics of International Rivalry'. Perspectives on Politics, 5(3), pp. 671-672. (doi:10.1017/S1537592707072088) [Book Review]

Valeriano, B. (2007) Review of Miles Kahler and Barbara Walter's 'Territory and Conflict in an Era of Globalization'. Journal of Conflict Studies, 27(1), pp. 123-124. [Book Review]

Valeriano, B. (2007) Review of Peter D. Feaver and Christopher Gelpi's 'Choosing Your Battles: American Civil-Military Relations and the Use of Force'. Armed Forces and Society, 33(4), pp. 647-650. (doi:10.1177/0095327X06294614) [Book Review]

Valeriano, B. (2007) The international politics of a new Latino America: the foreign policy preferences of Latinos and the national interest. Journal of Latino-Latin American Studies, 2(3), pp. 23-45.

2006

Hancock, M.D., and Valeriano, B. (2006) Western Europe. In: Buckley, M. and Singh, R. (eds.) The Bush Doctrine and the War on Terrorism: Global Responses, Global Consequences. Routledge: London, UK, pp. 32-43. ISBN 9780415368315

2005

Valeriano, B. (2005) Review of Stephen Biddle's 'Military Power: Explaining Victory and Defeat in Modern Battle'. Armed Forces and Society, 31(3), pp. 463-465. (doi:10.1177/0095327X0503100307 ) [Book Review]

2003

Ray, J.L., and Valeriano, B. (2003) Barriers to replication in systematic empirical research on world politics. International Studies Perspectives, 4(1), pp. 79-85. (doi:10.1111/1528-3577.04105)

Valeriano, B. (2003) Review of Dan Reiter and Allan Stam's 'Democracies at War'. Armed Forces and Society, 29(2), pp. 301-303. (doi:10.1177/0095327X0302900208 ) [Book Review]

2002

Valeriano, B. (2002) Review of John Mearsheimer's 'Tragedy of Great Power Politics'. Millennium: Journal of International Studies, 31(2), pp. 168-170. (doi:10.1177/03058298020310010903 ) [Book Review]

This list was generated on Fri Sep 4 16:19:51 2015 BST.
Number of items: 57.

Articles

Valeriano, B. (2015) The real fog of cyberwar: operational cyber planning. War on the Rocks,

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. C. (2015) The coming cyberspace: the normative argument against cyberwarfare. Foreign Affairs,

Maness, R. C., and Valeriano, B. (2015) The impact of cyber conflict on international interactions. Armed Forces and Society, (doi:10.1177/0095327X15572997) (Early Online Publication)

Valeriano, B., and Habel, P. (2015) Who are the enemies?: The visual framing of enemies in digital games. International Studies Review, (Accepted for Publication)

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. C. (2015) Paper tiger Putin: the failure of Russia's anachronistic antagonism. Foreign Affairs, 30 Apr.

Valeriano, B. (2014) Obama: Sony made a mistake (Newspaper Article). Herald,

Habel, P., and Valeriano, B. (2014) Who are our virtual enemies in the world of gaming. Scotsman,

Valeriano, B., and Craig, A. (2014) The Scottish foreign policy context: investigating the possibility of divergent Scottish preference. Scottish Global Forum,

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. C. (2014) The dynamics of cyber conflict between rival antagonists, 2001-11. Journal of Peace Research, 51(3), pp. 347-360. (doi:10.1177/0022343313518940)

Valeriano, B. (2014) Latino cultural assimilation, divided loyalities and the World Cup. Soccer and Society, 15(3), pp. 291-313. (doi:10.1080/14660970.2013.828599)

Valeriano, B., and Powers, M. (2014) Complex interstate rivals. Foreign Policy Analysis, (doi:10.1111/fpa.12057) (Early Online Publication)

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. (2013) The Scottish threat environment: insecurity, fears, and independence. Scottish Global Forum,

Sample, S., Valeriano, B., and Kang, C.-N. (2013) The societal determinants and impact of military spending patterns. Journal of Political and Military Sociology, 41, pp. 109-135.

Valeriano, B. (2013) Teaching international politics with film. Journal of Political Science Education, 9(1), pp. 52-72.

Maness, R., and Valeriano, B. (2012) Russia and the near abroad: applying a risk barometer for war. Journal of Slavic Military Studies, 25(2), pp. 125-148. (doi:10.1080/13518046.2012.676453)

Valeriano, B. (2012) Cyber hype: Flame, Stuxnet, and Boeing 787’s falling from the sky. New Atlanticist: Policy and Analysis Blog,

Valeriano, B. (2012) Cyberwar and Skyfall: James Bond enters the digital age [blog post]. Duck of Minerva,

Valeriano, B. (2012) Foreign policy and the 2012 Latino electorate [blog post]. Latino Decisions,

Valeriano, B. (2012) Mind the cyber gap? Deterrence in cyberspace. New Atlanticist: Policy and Analysis Blog,

Valeriano, B. (2012) Swings and roundabouts: how a divided nation voted. Independent, 8 Nov,

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. (2012) Perceptions and opinions of the cyber threat. New Atlanticist: Policy and Analysis Blog,

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. (2012) The fog of cyberwar: why the threat does not live up to the hype. Foreign Affairs,

Valeriano, B., and Van Benthuysen, J. (2012) When states die: geographic and territorial pathways to state death. Third World Quarterly, 33(7), pp. 1165-1189. (doi:10.1080/01436597.2012.691826)

Valeriano, B. (2011) Power politics and interstate war in Africa. African Security, 4(3), pp. 195-221. (doi:10.1080/19392206.2011.599270)

Valeriano, B. (2010) The United States and Mexico: prospects for convergence on critical issues during the Obama administration. Democracy and Society, 7(1), pp. 3-4.

Valeriano, B., and Marin, V. (2010) Pathways to interstate war: a qualitative comparative analysis of the steps to war theory. Josef Korbel Journal of Advanced International Studies, 2, pp. 1-27.

Valeriano, B., and Powers, M. (2010) United States-Mexico: the convergence of public policy views in the post-9/11 world. Policy Studies Journal, 38(4), pp. 745-775. (doi:10.1111/j.1541-0072.2010.00382.x)

Valeriano, B., and Vasquez, J.A. (2010) Identifying and classifying complex interstate wars. International Studies Quarterly, 54(2), pp. 561-582. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-2478.2010.00599.x)

Vasquez, J.A., and Valeriano, B. (2010) Classification of interstate wars. Journal of Politics, 72(2), pp. 292-309. (doi:10.1017/S0022381609990740)

Valeriano, B. (2009) The tragedy of offensive realism: testing aggressive power politics models. International Interactions, 35(2), pp. 179-206. (doi:10.1080/03050620902864493)

Valeriano, B. (2008) The lack of diverse perspectives in the international relations field: the politics of being alone. International Studies Perspectives, 9(4), pp. 450-454. (doi:10.1111/j.1528-3585.2008.00349.x)

Valeriano, B. (2007) The international politics of a new Latino America: the foreign policy preferences of Latinos and the national interest. Journal of Latino-Latin American Studies, 2(3), pp. 23-45.

Ray, J.L., and Valeriano, B. (2003) Barriers to replication in systematic empirical research on world politics. International Studies Perspectives, 4(1), pp. 79-85. (doi:10.1111/1528-3577.04105)

Books

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. C. (2015) Cyber War Versus Cyber Reality: Cyber Conflict in the International System. Oxford University Press: Oxford. ISBN 9780190204792

Maness, R., and Valeriano, B. (2015) Russia’s Coercive Diplomacy: Energy, Cyber and Maritime Policy as New Sources of Power. Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke. ISBN 9781137479433  (In Press)

Valeriano, B. (2013) Becoming Rivals: The Process of Interstate Rivalry Development. Series: Foreign policy analysis. Routledge. ISBN 9780415537537

Daccache, J.G., and Valeriano, B. (2012) Hollywood's Representations of the Sino-Tibetan Conflict: Politics, Culture, and Globalization. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 9781137290472

Book Sections

Lobasz, J., and Valeriano, B. (2015) Teaching (international) politics with science fiction literature and films. In: Ishiyama, J. T., Miller, W. J. and Simon, E. (eds.) Handbook of Teaching and Learning in Political Science and International Relations. Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, pp. 399-410. ISBN 9781782548478

Valeriano, B. (2012) Becoming rivals: the process of rivalry development. In: Vasquez, J.A. (ed.) What Do We Know About War? Rowman & Littlefield Publishers: Lanham, MD, USA, pp. 63-82. ISBN 9781442212633

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. (2012) Persistent enemies and cybersecurity: the future of rivalry in an age of information warfare. In: Reveron, D.S. (ed.) Cyber Challenges and National Security. Georgetown University Press: Washington, D.C., USA, pp. 139-158. ISBN 9781589019188

Valeriano, B., and Vasquez, J.A. (2011) Paths to war and peace in a post-American world. In: Clark, S. and Hoque, S. (eds.) Debating a Post-American World: What Lies Ahead? Series: Security and governance series. Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415690492

Vasquez, J.A., and Valeriano, B. (2009) Territory as a source of conflict and a road to peace. In: Bercovitch, J., Kremenyuk, V. and Zartman, I.W. (eds.) The SAGE Handbook of Conflict Resolution. SAGE Publications: Los Angeles, CA, USA, pp. 193-209. ISBN 9781412921923

Hancock, M.D., and Valeriano, B. (2006) Western Europe. In: Buckley, M. and Singh, R. (eds.) The Bush Doctrine and the War on Terrorism: Global Responses, Global Consequences. Routledge: London, UK, pp. 32-43. ISBN 9780415368315

Book Reviews

Valeriano, B. (2012) Review of Krista Wiegand's Enduring Territorial Disputes. Perspectives on Politics, 10(4), pp. 1135-1136. (doi:10.1017/S1537592712002691) [Book Review]

Valeriano, B. (2007) Review of Michael Colaresi's 'Scare Tactics: The Politics of International Rivalry'. Perspectives on Politics, 5(3), pp. 671-672. (doi:10.1017/S1537592707072088) [Book Review]

Valeriano, B. (2007) Review of Miles Kahler and Barbara Walter's 'Territory and Conflict in an Era of Globalization'. Journal of Conflict Studies, 27(1), pp. 123-124. [Book Review]

Valeriano, B. (2007) Review of Peter D. Feaver and Christopher Gelpi's 'Choosing Your Battles: American Civil-Military Relations and the Use of Force'. Armed Forces and Society, 33(4), pp. 647-650. (doi:10.1177/0095327X06294614) [Book Review]

Valeriano, B. (2005) Review of Stephen Biddle's 'Military Power: Explaining Victory and Defeat in Modern Battle'. Armed Forces and Society, 31(3), pp. 463-465. (doi:10.1177/0095327X0503100307 ) [Book Review]

Valeriano, B. (2003) Review of Dan Reiter and Allan Stam's 'Democracies at War'. Armed Forces and Society, 29(2), pp. 301-303. (doi:10.1177/0095327X0302900208 ) [Book Review]

Valeriano, B. (2002) Review of John Mearsheimer's 'Tragedy of Great Power Politics'. Millennium: Journal of International Studies, 31(2), pp. 168-170. (doi:10.1177/03058298020310010903 ) [Book Review]

Website

Valeriano, B. Cyber won’t protect us: the need to stand behind the Iranian nuclear framework agreement. [Website]

Valeriano, B. Despite What the Cyber Skeptics Say, North Korea is Behind is Behind the Sony Hack. [Website]

Valeriano, B. Five questions (and answers) about North Korea and the Sony hack. [Website]

Valeriano, B. To avoid militarizing the internet, cyberspace needs written rules agreed by all. [Website]

Valeriano, B. Why are there so few Latinos on the U.S. soccer team? [Website]

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. Putin's strategy has weakened Russia. [Website]

Valeriano, B., and Maness, R. C. Russia – perhaps more restrained and less powerful than you think? [Website]

This list was generated on Fri Sep 4 16:19:51 2015 BST.