Edward Keene

Edward Keene

(BA (Oxon), MSc PhD (LSE))

Deputy Head of Department, Associate Professor of International Relations, Student of Christ Church
+44 (01865) 278724
Christ Church College

I teach all the IR undergraduate papers, and I am the course provider for International Relations in an Era of Two World Wars (212)

MPhil option: The Making of Modern International Society

Recent Publications

Three Traditions of International Theory, in Cornelia Navari & Daniel M. Green (eds.), Guide to the English School in International Studies (Wiley, 2014).

Social Status, Social Closure and the Idea of a Normative Power Europe, European Journal of International Relations, (Vol. 19, No. 4, 2013), pp. 939-56.

International Hierarchy and the Origins of the Modern Practice of Intervention, Review of International Studies (Vol. 39, No. 5, 2013), pp. 1077-90.

The Naming of Powers, Cooperation and Conflict (Vol. 48, No. 2, 2013), pp. 268-82.

The Treaty-Making Revolution of the Nineteenth Century, International History Review (Vol. 34, No. 3, 2012), pp. 475-500.


International Political Thought: A Historical Introduction (Polity Press, 2005).

Beyond the Anarchical Society: Grotius, Colonialism and Order in World Politics (CUP, 2002).

The Globalization of Liberalism, edited with Eivind Hovden (Palgrave Macmillan, 2002).