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Federal Paradigms Program - External Resources


I. History

Research and Analysis:

The Narrow Corridor: States, Societies, and the Fate of Liberty, Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson, October 2019

The Presidency: Thomas Jefferson's Union, Gary Gallagher and Peter Onuf, December 2, 2014

II. Culture

Research and Analysis:

Revisiting Roosevelt and Churchill’s ‘Atlantic Charter’, Paul Kennedy, July 2021

In Pursuit Of Post-National Politics, Nils Gilman, Jonathan S. Blake, and Craig Calhoun, June 2021 

Post-liberalism, east and west, Shadi Hamid, Foreign Affairs, April 2018

Understanding Federalism and Federation, Alain-G Gagnon et al., Routledge, 2016.

Beyond Institutional Design: The Political Culture of Federalism, Ramón Máiz, in López Basaguren A., Escajedo San Epifanio L. (eds), The Ways of Federalism in Western Countries and the Horizons of Territorial Autonomy in Spain. April 2013

In Search of the Federal Spirit: New Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives in Comparative Federalism, Michael Burgess, Oxford University Press, 2012.

Towards a normative theory of federalism, Daniel Weinstock, UNESCO, 2001

III. International Relations Theory

Research and Analysis:

The Environmental Path to World Government?, Mark Beeson, August 2020

Sovereignty is no solution, Dalibor Rohac, October 2019

The Economist at 175: Liberalism, September 2018

Why the liberal international order is more than a myth, Rebecca Friedman Lissner and Mira Rapp-Hooper, August 2018

The rise of revisionist America, Uri Friedman, July 2018 

A tale of two realities, Javier Solana, April 2018

How to make sense of our collapsing global order, Heather Hurlburt, April 2018

Rethinking the twenty-first century economy, Margareta Drzeniek-Hanouz, April 2018

Can liberalism save itself?, Jan-Werner Mueller, April 2018

Sovereignty and the world state (video), Alexander Wendt, July 2016

Why a World State is Inevitable, in Global Governance, Global Government: Institutional Visions for an Evolving World System, Alexander Wendt, 2011

Federalism as Fairness, Helder De Schutter, 2011

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