Recent Publications include:


Global Resources

Global Resources: Conflict and Cooperation (Palgrave Macmillan 2013) (co-edited with Wojciech Ostrowksi)

International security

International Security: the Contemporary Agenda (2nd enlarged edition) (Cambridge: Polity, 2013)

China, Oil and Global Politics (Routledge, 2011) Co-authored with Philip Andrews-Speed

Russia and Islam: State, Society and Radicalism (Routledge, 2010) co-edited with Luke March


Russia and the Arab Spring: Supporting the Counter-Revolution’Journal of European Integration, 37:1, 2015: pp. 77-94.

Shifting Dynamics of Insurgency and Counter-Insurgency in the North CaucasusEthnopolitics, 13:4, 2014: 377-395

Russia and the Middle East: A Cold War Paradigm?‘, Europe-Asia Studies, 64:3, 2012: 543-560

‘China and Global Oil: Vulnerability and Opportunity’, International Affairs, 87:6, 2011: 1345-1364

Understanding the Middle East Peace Process: An Historical Institutionalist Approach‘, European Journal of International Relations, 17:2, 2011, pp. 187-208.

Islamic Radicalisation in Russia: An Assessment’, International Affairs, 86:1, 2010