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Professor Kristian Gleditsch

Professor
Department of Government
Professor Kristian Gleditsch
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 872517

  • Location

    5.415, Colchester Campus

  • Academic support hours

    Thursday 10-12

Profile

Biography

I am the Regius Professor of Political Science in the Department of Government at the University of Essex, director of the Michael Nicholson Centre for Conflict and Cooperation, and a research associate at the International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO). My research interests include conflict and cooperation, democratization, and spatial dimensions of social and political processes. For further details, please see my personal webpage, http://ksgleditsch.com

Qualifications

  • 1995 -99 PhD in Political Science University of Colorado

  • 1995-96. MA in Political Science University of Colorado

  • 1991- 93 Cand.Mag. degree, (Majoring in Political Science with additional degrees in Social Anthropology, Spanish, and Statistics) University of Oslo

Research and professional activities

Research interests

International Conflict and Cooperation

Intrastate Conflict, Protest, and Mobilization

Mathematical and Statistical Models

Democratization

Current research

Please see my personal webpage


More information about this project

Conferences and presentations

Please see my personal webpage,http://privatewww.essex.ac.uk/~ksg/

Teaching and supervision

  • Strategic Nonviolent Action (GV218)

  • Theories of International Relations (GV902)

Publications

Journal articles (119)

Bohmelt, T., Bove, V. and Gleditsch, K., Blame the victims? Refugees, state capacity, and non-state actor violence. Journal of Peace Research. 56

Cardenas, E., Gleditsch, KS. and Guevara, LC., (2018). Network Structure of Insurgent Groups and the Success of DDR Processes in Colombia. Small Wars and Insurgencies. 29 (4), 754-775

Belgioioso, M., Gleditsch, K. and Vidovic, D., (2018). A Tale of Two Governments? Government Responses and Perceived Influence in the 2014 Protests in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Journal of Global Security Studies. 3 (3), 285-301

Bartusevicius, H. and Gleditsch, KS., (2018). A Two-Stage Approach to Civil Conflict: Contested Incompatibilities and Armed Violence. International Organization

Guo, W., Gleditsch, K. and Wilson, A., (2018). Retool AI to forecast and limit wars. Nature. 562 (7727), 331-333

Tanaka, S., Tago, A. and Gleditsch, KS., (2017). Seeing the Lexus for the Olive Trees? Public Opinion, Economic Interdependence, and Interstate Conflict. International Interactions. 43 (3), 375-396

Chiba, D. and Gleditsch, KS., (2017). The shape of things to come? Expanding the inequality and grievance model for civil war forecasts with event data. Journal of Peace Research. 54 (2), 275-297

Cederman, LE., Gleditsch, KS. and Wucherpfennig, J., (2017). Predicting the decline of ethnic civil war: Was gurr right and for the right reasons?. Journal of Peace Research. 54 (2), 262-274

Gleditsch, KS. and Rivera, M., (2017). The Diffusion of Nonviolent Campaigns. Journal of Conflict Resolution. 61 (5), 1120-1145

Cunningham, DE., Gleditsch, K., González, B., Vidović, D. and White, PB., (2017). Words and Deeds: From Incompatibilities to Outcomes in Anti-Government Disputes. Journal of Peace Research. 54 (1), 468-483

Gleditsch, K., (2017). Ornithology and varieties of conflict: A personal retrospective on conflict forecasting. Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy. 23 (4)

Gleditsch, KS., Cederman, LE. and Wucherpfennig, J., (2017). The Diffusion of Inclusion: An Open Polity Model of Ethnic Power Sharing. Comparative Political Studies. 51 (10), 001041401774060-001041401774060

Gleditsch, KS., (2017). Classical Book Review: Reflections on Kenneth Boulding’s Three Faces of Power, in retrospect, and with the benefit of hindsight. Journal of Resistance Studies. 3 (2), 156-163

Gleditsch, KS. and Polo, SMT., (2016). Ethnic inclusion, democracy, and terrorism. Public Choice. 169 (3-4), 207-229

Bove, V., Gleditsch, KS. and Sekeris, PG., (2016). “Oil above Water”. Journal of Conflict Resolution. 60 (7), 1251-1277

Polo, SMT. and Gleditsch, KS., (2016). Twisting arms and sending messages: Terrorist tactics in civil war. Journal of Peace Research. 53 (6), 815-829

Miranda, LCM., Perondi, LF. and Gleditsch, KS., (2016). The evolution of civil war severity, 1816-2005. Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy. 22 (3), 247-276

Gates, S., Skrede Gleditsch, K. and Shortland, A., (2016). Winner of the 2016 Lewis Fry Richardson Award, Paul Collier: Clarity and Compassion in the Study of Civil War. Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy. 22 (4), 339-346

Gleditsch, KS., (2016). What can new data tell us about whether economic inequality “breeds” intergroup conflict?. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology. 22 (4), 421-421

Gleditsch, K., Hug, S., Schubiger, LI. and Wucherpfennig, J., (2016). International Conventions and Non-State Actors: Selection, Signaling and Reputation Effects. Journal of Conflict Resolution. 62 (2), 346-380

Buhaug, H., Cederman, L. and Gleditsch, K., (2016). Ulikhet, eksklusjon og borgerkrig [Inequality, Exclusion, and Civil War]. Politica - Tidsskrift for politisk videnskab. 48 (1), 12-29

Beardsley, K. and Gleditsch, KS., (2015). Peacekeeping as Conflict Containment. International Studies Review. 17 (1), 67-89

Asal, V., Cousins, K. and Gleditsch, KS., (2015). Making ends meet. Journal of Peace Research. 52 (1), 134-138

White, PB., Vidovic, D., González, B., Gleditsch, KS. and Cunningham, DE., (2015). Nonviolence as a Weapon of the Resourceful: From Claims to Tactics in Mobilization *. Mobilization: An International Quarterly. 20 (4), 471-491

Beardsley, K., Gleditsch, KS. and Lo, N., (2015). Roving Bandits? The Geographical Evolution of African Armed Conflicts. International Studies Quarterly. 59 (3), 503-516

Gleditsch, K. and Pickering, S., (2014). Wars are becoming less frequent: a response to Harrison and Wolf. Economic History Review. 67 (1), 214-230

Gleditsch, KS., Metternich, NW. and Ruggeri, A., (2014). Data and progress in peace and conflict research. Journal of Peace Research. 51 (2), 301-314

Clayton, G. and Gleditsch, KS., (2014). Will we see helping hands? Predicting civil war mediation and likely success. Conflict Management and Peace Science. 31 (3), 265-284

Buhaug, H., Cederman, L-E. and Gleditsch, KS., (2014). Square Pegs in Round Holes: Inequalities, Grievances, and Civil War. International Studies Quarterly. 58 (2), 418-431

Cederman, L-E., Gleditsch, KS., Salehyan, I. and Wucherpfennig, J., (2013). Transborder Ethnic Kin and Civil War. International Organization. 67 (02), 389-410

Cunningham, DE., Gleditsch, KS. and Salehyan, I., (2013). Non-state actors in civil wars: A new dataset. Conflict Management and Peace Science. 30 (5), 516-531

Cederman, L-E., Gleditsch, KS. and Hug, S., (2013). Elections and Ethnic Civil War. Comparative Political Studies. 46 (3), 387-417

Celestino, MR. and Gleditsch, KS., (2013). Fresh carnations or all thorn, no rose? Nonviolent campaigns and transitions in autocracies. Journal of Peace Research. 50 (3), 385-400

Gleditsch, KS., (2013). Poor Numbers: How We Are Misled by African Development Statistics and What To Do About It. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 50 (4), 535-536

Gleditsch, KS. and Ward, MD., (2013). Forecasting is difficult, especially about the future. Journal of Peace Research. 50 (1), 17-31

Gleditsch, KS., (2013). The Measure of Civilization: How Social Development Decides the Fate of Nations. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 50 (5), 650-650

Cederman, L., Gleditsch, K., Salehyan, I. and Wucherpfennig, J., (2013). Transborder Ethnic Kin and Civil War. International Organization. 67 (02), 389-410

Hendrix, CS. and Gleditsch, KS., (2012). Civil war: is it all about disease and xenophobia? A comment on Letendre, Fincher & Thornhill. Biological Reviews. 87 (1), 163-167

Deiwiks, C., Cederman, L-E. and Gleditsch, KS., (2012). Inequality and conflict in federations. Journal of Peace Research. 49 (2), 289-304

Wucherpfennig, J., Metternich, NW., Cederman, L-E. and Gleditsch, KS., (2012). Ethnicity, the State, and the Duration of Civil War. World Politics. 64 (01), 79-115

Gleditsch, KS., (2012). Terror, Security, and Money: Balancing the Risks, Benefits, and Costs of Homeland Security. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 49 (6), 878-878

Clauset, A. and Gleditsch, KS., (2012). The Developmental Dynamics of Terrorist Organizations. PLoS ONE. 7 (11), e48633-e48633

Holme, P., Clauset, A. and Gleditsch, K., (2012). The Developmental Dynamics of Terrorist Organizations. PloS One. 7 (11), creators-Gleditsch=3AKristian=3A=3A

Wucherpfennig, J., Metternich, NW., Cederman, L. and Gleditsch, K., (2012). Ethnicity, the State, and the Duration of Civil War. World Politics. 64 (01), 79-115

Gleditsch, KS., (2011). Sex, Drugs, and Body Counts: The Politics of Numbers in Global Crime and Conflict. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 48 (6), 817-818

Gleditsch, KS., (2011). Handbook of Quantitative Criminology. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 48 (4), 563-563

Gleditsch, KS., Wucherpfennig, J., Hug, S. and Reigstad, KG., (2011). Polygyny or Misogyny? Reexamining the “First Law of Intergroup Conflict”. The Journal of Politics. 73 (1), 265-270

Buhaug, H., Gleditsch, K., Holtermann, H., Ostby, G. and Tollefsen, AF., (2011). It's the Local Economy, Stupid! Geographic Wealth Dispersion and Conflict Outbreak Location. Journal of Conflict Resolution. 55 (5), 814-840

CEDERMAN, L-E., WEIDMANN, NB. and GLEDITSCH, KS., (2011). Horizontal Inequalities and Ethnonationalist Civil War: A Global Comparison. American Political Science Review. 105 (03), 478-495

Salehyan, I., Gleditsch, KS. and Cunningham, DE., (2011). Explaining External Support for Insurgent Groups. International Organization. 65 (04), 709-744

Gleditsch, KS., (2011). Amexica: War along the Borderline. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 48 (3), 418-418

Bove, V. and Gleditsch, KS., (2011). 2010 Lewis Fry Richardson Lifetime Achievement Award: Ron P. Smith and the Economics of War and Peace. Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy. 17 (1)

Gleditsch, K., Salehyan, I. and Cunningham, DE., (2011). Explaining External Support for Insurgent Groups. International Organization. 65 (4), 709-744

Gleditsch, K., Cederman, L. and Weidmann, NB., (2011). Horizontal Inequalities and Ethno-nationalist Civil War: A Global Comparison. American Political Science Review. 105 (3), 478-495

Gleditsch, K., Wucherpfennig, J., Hug, S. and Reigstad, KG., (2011). Polygyny or Misogyny? Reexamining the ?First Law of Intergroup Conflict?. Journal of Politics. 73 (01), 265-270

Gleditsch, KS., (2010). For Kin or Country: Xenophobia, Nationalism, and War.. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 47 (6), 814-814

Clauset, A., Heger, L., Young, M. and Gleditsch, KS., (2010). The strategic calculus of terrorism: Substitution and competition in the Israel—Palestine conflict. Cooperation and Conflict. 45 (1), 6-33

Skrede Gleditsch, K. and Ruggeri, A., (2010). Political opportunity structures, democracy, and civil war. Journal of Peace Research. 47 (3), 299-310

Skrede Gleditsch, K., (2010). On Ignoring Missing Data and the Robustness of Trade and Conflict Results. Conflict Management and Peace Science. 27 (2), 153-157

Weidmann, NB., Kuse, D. and Gleditsch, KS., (2010). The Geography of the International System: The CShapes Dataset. International Interactions. 36 (1), 86-106

Weidmann, NB. and Gleditsch, KS., (2010). Mapping and Measuring Country Shapes The cshapes Package. R JOURNAL. 2 (1), 18-24

Gleditsch, KS., (2010). The Global Commonwealth of Citizens: Toward Cosmopolitan Democracy. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 47 (2), 251-251

Gleditsch, KS., (2010). The Oxford Handbook of Political Methodology. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 47 (4), 512-512

Gleditsch, KS., (2010). Turchin, Peter & Sergey A Nefedov (2009) Secular Cycles. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 349 pp. ISBN 9780691136967. Journal of Peace Research. 47 (4), 516-516

Gleditsch, KS., (2010). Connected: The Surprising Power of Our Social Networks and How they Shape Our Lives. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 47 (3), 347-348

Weidmann, NB. and Gleditsch, KS., (2010). Mapping and measuring country shapes. R Journal. 2 (1), 18-24

Nordås, R., Cunningham, KG., Gates, S. and Gleditsch, KS., (2010). Grounds for Separation: Comparing Recruitment to Separatist Rebel Groups. SSRN Electronic Journal

Gleditsch, KS. and Gartzke, E., (2010). Small and Constrained vs. Large and Insular? The Role of Country Size and the Liberal Peace

Clauset, A., Young, M. and Gleditsch, KS., (2010). A Novel Explanation of the Power-Law Form of the Frequency of Severe Terrorist Events: Reply to Saperstein. Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy. 16 (1)

Cederman, L-E., Girardin, L. and Gleditsch, KS., (2009). Ethnonationalist Triads: Assessing the Influence of Kin Groups on Civil Wars. World Politics. 61 (03), 403-437

Cederman, L-E. and Gleditsch, KS., (2009). Introduction to Special Issue on “Disaggregating Civil War”. Journal of Conflict Resolution. 53 (4), 487-495

Gleditsch, KS., (2009). States, Nations, and the Great Powers: The Source of Regional War and Peace. By Benjamin Miller. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. 526p. $110.00 cloth, $42.00 paper.. Perspectives on Politics. 7 (01), 227-228

Sandholt Jensen, P. and Skrede Gleditsch, K., (2009). RAIN, GROWTH, AND CIVIL WAR: THE IMPORTANCE OF LOCATION. Defence and Peace Economics. 20 (5), 359-372

Goemans, HE., Gleditsch, KS. and Chiozza, G., (2009). Introducing Archigos: A Dataset of Political Leaders. Journal of Peace Research. 46 (2), 269-283

Gleditsch, KS., (2009). Wars, Guns, and Votes: Democracy in Dangerous Places. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 46 (5), 721-721

Skrede Gleditsch, K., (2009). Collins, Randal, 2008. Violence: A Micro-Sociological Theory. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. xi + 584 pp. ISBN 9780691133133. Journal of Peace Research. 46 (1), 147-148

Gleditsch, KS., (2009). The Cult of Statistical Significance: How the Standard Error Costs Us Jobs, Justice, and Lives. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 46 (5), 728-729

Salehyan, I., Cunningham, DE. and Gleditsch, KS., (2009). The Enemy of My Enemy Deserves My Support: Transnational Support for Insurgent Groups

Gleditsch, K., Cederman, L. and Girardin, L., (2009). Ethno-nationalist Triads: Assessing the Influence of Kin Groups on Civil Wars. World Politics. 61 (3), 403-37

Gleditsch, KS., Salehyan, I. and Schultz, K., (2008). Fighting at Home, Fighting Abroad. Journal of Conflict Resolution. 52 (4), 479-506

Buhaug, H. and Gleditsch, KS., (2008). Contagion or Confusion? Why Conflicts Cluster in Space. International Studies Quarterly. 52 (2), 215-233

Clauset, A., Young, M. and Gleditsch, KS., (2007). On the Frequency of Severe Terrorist Events. Journal of Conflict Resolution. 51 (1), 58-87

Gleditsch, KS., (2007). Transnational Dimensions of Civil War. Journal of Peace Research. 44 (3), 293-309

Gleditsch, KS., (2007). Nonviolent struggle, 50 crucial points: A strategic approach to everyday tactics.. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 44 (4), 530-530

Salehyan, I. and Gleditsch, KS., (2006). Refugees and the Spread of Civil War. International Organization. 60 (02), 335-366

Gleditsch, KS., (2006). The political economy of destructive power.. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 43 (2), 237-238

Gleditsch, KS., (2006). Book Note: Electing To Fight: Why Emerging Democracies Go to War. Journal of Peace Research. 43 (4), 498-498

Gartzke, E. and Gleditsch, KS., (2006). Identity and Conflict: Ties that Bind and Differences that Divide. European Journal of International Relations. 12 (1), 53-87

Gleditsch, KS. and Ward, MD., (2006). Diffusion and the International Context of Democratization. International Organization. 60 (04), 911-933

Gleditsch, KS., (2006). Expert Political Judgement: How Good Is It? How Can We Know?. Journal of Peace Research. 43 (6), 759-759

Gleditsch, KS., (2006). Graphic Discovery: A Trout in the Milk and Other Visual Adventures. Journal of Peace Research. 43 (6), 760-761

GLEDITSCH, KS., (2006). Exploring the Origins of Transitions in the Fourth Wave. International Studies Review. 8 (2), 288-290

Gleditsch, K. and Ward, M., (2006). Diffusion and the International Context of Democratization. International Organization. 60 (4), 911-933

Gleditsch, K. and Salehyan, I., (2006). Refugees and the Spread of Civil War. International Organization. 60 (2), 335-366

Gleditsch, KS., (2005). Small worlds: The dynamics of networks between order and randomness.. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 42 (1), 120-120

Gleditsch, KS., (2005). Regions and powers: The structure of international security. POLITICAL SCIENCE QUARTERLY. 120 (1), 141-142

Gleditsch, KS., (2005). Six degrees: The science of a connected age.. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 42 (1), 120-120

Gleditsch, KS., (2005). Regions and Powers: The Structure of International Security by Barry Buzan and Ole Waever. Political Science Quarterly. 120 (1), 141-142

Gartzke, E. and Gleditsch, KS., (2004). Why Democracies May Actually Be Less Reliable Allies. American Journal of Political Science. 48 (4), 775-795

(2004). Erratum. International Interactions. 30 (4), 397-397

Cederman, L-E. and Gleditsch, KS., (2004). Conquest and Regime Change: An Evolutionary Model of the Spread of Democracy and Peace. International Studies Quarterly. 48 (3), 603-629

Gleditsch, KS., (2003). Regions of war and peace.. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 40 (3), 352-352

Gleditsch, KS., (2002). Expanded Trade and Gdp Data. Journal Of Conflict Resolution. 46 (5), 712-724

Ward, MD. and Gleditsch, KS., (2002). Location, Location, Location: An MCMC Approach to Modeling the Spatial Context of War and Peace. Political Analysis. 10 (03), 244-260

Heagerty, P., Ward, MD. and Gleditsch, KS., (2002). Windows of Opportunity: Window Subseries Empirical Variance Estimators in International Relations. Political Analysis. 10 (03), 304-317

Gleditsch, K. and Ward, MD., (2002). Location, Location, Location: An MCMC Approach to Modeling the Spatial Context of War and Peace. Political Analysis. 10 (3), 244-260

Gleditsch, K., Ward, MD. and Heagerty, P., (2002). Windows of Opportunity: Window Subseries Empirical Variance Estimators in International Relations. Political Analysis. 10 (3), 712-724

Gleditsch, KS., (2000). From voting to violence: democratization and nationalist conflict.. INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS. 76 (4), 850-851

Enterline, AJ. and Gleditsch, KS., (2000). Threats, opportunity, and force: Repression and diversion of domestic pressure, 1948–1982. International Interactions. 26 (1), 21-53

Gleditsch, KS. and Ward, MD., (2000). War and Peace in Space and Time: The Role of Democratization. International Studies Quarterly. 44 (1), 1-29

Gleditsch, KS. and Ward, MD., (1999). A revised list of independent states since the congress of Vienna. International Interactions. 25 (4), 393-413

Gleditsch, K. and Ward, MD., (1999). A revised list of independent states since the congress of Vienna. International Interactions. 24 (4), 393-413

Santmire, TE., Kraus, S., Santmire, TE., Wilkenfeld, J., Holley, KM. and Gleditsch, KS., (1998). The Impact of Cognitive Diversity on Crisis Negotiations. Political Psychology. 19 (4), 721-748

O'Loughlin, J., Ward, MD., Lofdahl, CL., Cohen, JS., Brown, DS., Reilly, D., Gleditsch, KS. and Shin, M., (1998). The Diffusion of Democracy, 1946–1994. Annals of the Association of American Geographers. 88 (4), 545-574

GLEDITSCH, KS., (1995). SOCIAL DEFENSE - SOCIAL-CHANGE - MARTIN,B. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 32 (4), 498-498

GLEDITSCH, KS., (1995). JUSTICE WITHOUT VIOLENCE - WEHR,P, BURGESS,H, BURGESS,G. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 32 (4), 502-502

GLEDITSCH, KS., (1995). HISTORY OF LATIN-AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN - NORWEGIAN - FUGLESTAD,F, LOTVEIT,M, EIAN,AK. INTERNASJONAL POLITIKK. 53 (2), 267-269

GLEDITSCH, KS., (1994). REVOLUTIONARY CUBA AND THE END OF THE COLD-WAR - JORDAN,DC. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 31 (2), 233-233

GLEDITSCH, KS., (1994). TOWARDS DEMOCRACY IN MEXICO. INTERNASJONAL POLITIKK. 52 (1), 89-104

Books (2)

Cederman, LE., Gleditsch, KS. and Buhaug, H., (2013). Inequality, grievances, and civil war. 9781139084161

Gleditsch, K. and Ward, MD., (2008). Spatial Regression Models. Sage Publications Inc.. 9781412954150

Book chapters (16)

Gleditsch, KS. and Clauset, A., (2018). Trends in conflict: What do we know and what can we know?. In: The Oxford Handbook of International Security. 227- 245. 9780198777854

Gleditsch, K., (2017). Civil War from a Transnational Perspective. In: Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics. Editors: Thompson, WR., . Oxford University Press

Gleditsch, KS., Cunningham, DE. and Salehyan, I., (2016). Trends in Civil War Data: Geography, Organizations, and Events. In: What Do We Know about Civil Wars?. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. 247- 260. 1442242248. 9781442242241

Gleditsch, KS. and Håvard, H., (2014). Regime Type and Political Transition in Civil War. In: Routledge Handbook of Civil Wars. Editors: Newman, E. and De Rouen, Jr, K., . 0415622581. 9780415622585

Gleditsch, KS., (2013). Transnational Dimensions of Civil War. In: Political Violence Volume One: Concepts and Theories of Political Violence. Editors: Chenoweth, E., . SAGE Publications Limited. 1446274071. 9781446274071

Gleditsch, KS. and Cederman, L-E., (2013). Horizontal Inequalities and Ethno-nationalist Civil War. In: Political Violence Volume Two: Causes of Political Violence. Editors: Chenoweth, E., . SAGE Publications Limited. 1446274071. 9781446274071

Gleditsch, KS. and Weidmann, NB., (2012). Richardson in the Information Age: Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Data in International Studies. 461- 481

Metternich, NW., Gleditsch, KS., Dorussen, H. and Ruggeri, A., (2012). International dimensions of internal conflict. In: Elgar Handbook of Civil War and Fragile States. 214- 222. 9781848448421

Gleditsch, K., (2011). Data, Spatial. In: International Encyclopedia of Political Science. Editors: Badie, B., Berg-Schlosser, D. and Morlino, L., . Sage Publications Inc.. 9781412959636

Gleditsch, K., (2011). Civil War. In: International Encyclopedia of Political Science. Editors: Badie, B., Berg-Schlosser, D. and Morlino, L., . Sage Publications Inc.. 9781412959636

Gleditsch, K. and Beardsley, KC., (2010). Core Problems in International Data Collection. In: The International Studies Encyclopedia. Editors: Denemark, RA., . Wiley Blackwell. 4705- 4725. 9781405152389

Gleditsch, KS., (2009). The Spread of civil war. In: The SAGE Handbook of Conflict Resolution. 595- 612. 9780857024701

Gleditsch, KS. and Ward, MD., (2008). Diffusion and the spread of democratic institutions. In: The Global Diffusion of Markets and Democracy. 261- 302. 9780511755941

Gleditsch, K., (2008). Civil War, Yugoslavian. In: International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences: Volume 2: Cohabitation-Ethics in Experimentation. Editors: Darity, WA., Bonilla-Silva, E., Costanzo, P., Mason, PL., McClain, PD., Scott, D. and Singleton, T., . Macmillan Reference USA/Thomson Gale. 168- 169. 9780028659657

Gleditsch, K. and Salehyan, I., (2007). Civil wars and interstate disputes. In: Resources, Governance and Civil Conflict. Editors: �berg, M. and Str�m, K., . Routledge. 58- 76

Gleditsch, K. and Ward, MD., (2004). Globalization's Impact on Poverty, Inequality, Conflict and Democracy. In: Globalization and Its Outcomes. Editors: O'Loughlin, J., Staeheli, L. and Greenberg, E., . The Guilford Press. 159- 181. 159385045X

Conferences (10)

Gleditsch, KS., Cunningham, DE. and Salehyan, I., Trends in Civil War Data: Geography, Organizations, and Events

Gleditsch, KS., Cunningham, DE. and Salehyan, I., Non-state actors in civil war

Cunningham, DE., Skrede Gleditsch, K. and Salehyan, I., (2009). It Takes Two

Gleditsch, KS. and Salehyan, I., (2007). Civil wars and interstate disputes

BECK, N., GLEDITSCH, KS. and BEARDSLEY, K., (2006). Space Is More than Geography: Using Spatial Econometrics in the Study of Political Economy

Gleditsch, K., (2004). A Revised List of Wars Between and Within Independent States, 1816-2002

Gleditsch, KS. and Beardsley, K., (2004). Nosy Neighbors

Gleditsch, KS. and Ward, MD., (2001). Measuring Space: A Minimum-Distance Database and Applications to International Studies

Ward, MD. and Gleditsch, KS., (1998). Democratizing for Peace

Gleditsch, KS. and Ward, MD., (1997). Double Take

Reports and Papers (1)

Gleditsch, KS., Tago, A. and Tanaka, S., (2017). Spurred by Threats or Afraid of War? A Survey Experiment On Costs of Conflict in Support for Military Action

Other (1)

Gleditsch, KS., (2013).Public Policy in an Uncertain World: Analysis and Decisions.. JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH. 50(6)

Grants and funding

2017

Newton Fund: Fostering a partnership between Essex and Universidad del Rosario, Colombia

Higher Education Funding Council (Hefce)

2016

Explaining the Other Half: The Fall of Violent Crime in Mexico in the 1990s-2000s

The British Academy

Political, Economic, Social, and Legal Aspects of Hosting Migrants and Refugees

BRITISH COUNCIL

2014

Newton International Fellowship - Political Change through Contentious Action

The Royal Society

2013

Conflict, Strategies and Violence: An Actor-based Approach to Violent and Non-Violent Interactions

ERC (European Research Council)

2011

Conflict & Cooperation: UK and Japan

Economic & Social Research Council

Conflict & Cooperation: UK and Japan

Economic & Social Research Council

2008

Disaggregating Civil War

International Peace Research Institute Oslo

Contact

ksg@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1206 872517

Location:

5.415, Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

Thursday 10-12

More about me
Personal webpage: http://ksgleditsch.com/