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Cyber Incidents and Disputes Dataset
Valeriano, Brandon, Benjamin Jensen, and
Ryan Maness. 2017. Cyber Coercion: The Evolving Character of Cyber Power
and Strategy (Oxford University Press, Under Contract)
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness. Cyber
Hype versus Cyber Reality: Cyber Conflict in the International System.
(Oxford University Press, 2015).
Review: Journal of Information
Technology and Politics (onlinefirst),
Maness, Ryan and Brandon Valeriano. Russia's
Coercive Diplomacy: Energy, Cyber, and Maritime Policy as New Sources of
Power (Palgrave, 2015)
Valeriano, Brandon. Becoming
Rivals: The Process of Interstate Rivalry Development (Routledge,
Daccache, Jenny and Brandon Valeriano. Hollywood’s
Representations of the Sino-Tibetan Conflict: Politics, Culture, and
Globalization (Palgrave, 2012)
Early, Bryan R., Brandon Valeriano and
Ryan C. Maness. 2016. “Countering Russian Aggression with Sanctions: Limited
Options and Self-Defeating Strategies” ABC-CLIO: American Government Idea
Ryan C. and Brandon Valeriano. 2016. “Cyber Spillover Conflicts: Transitions
from Cyber Conflict to Conventional Military Disputes.” In Friis and
Ringsmose Eds. Conflict in Cyber Space. New York, Routledge.
Valeriano, Brandon and
Phillip Habel. 2016. “Who Are the Enemies?: The Visual Framing of Enemies
in Digital Games” International
Studies Review Forthcoming
Okuku, Angela, Karen
Renaud, and Brandon Valeriano. 2015. “Cybersecurity Strategy’s Role in
Raising Kenyan Awareness of Mobile Internet Threats.” Information & Security: An International Journal. 32. DOI
Lobasz, Jennifer and Brandon Valeriano. 2015.
“Teaching (International) Politics with Science Fiction Literature and
Films” in The Handbook of Teaching
and Learning in Political Science and International Relations. Edited by John Ishiyama, Will Miller, and
Eszter Simon. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing. Pgs 399-410.
Ryan Maness and Brandon Valeriano. 2015 "The Impact of Cyber Conflict
on International Interactions" Armed Forces & Society.
1-23 DOI: 10.1177/0095327X15572997
Lobasz, Jennifer and Brandon Valeriano
(International) Politics with Science Fiction Literature and Films” in The
Handbook of Teaching and Learning in Political Science and International
Relations. Edited by John Ishiyama, Will Miller, and Eszter Simon
Valeriano, Brandon and Matt Powers. 2014
“Complex Rivalries in
World Politics” Foreign Policy Analysis Forthcoming
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness. 2014
Dynamics of Cyber Conflict between Rival Antagonists, 2001-2011” Journal
of Peace Research 51(3): 347-360
Valeriano, Brandon. 2013 “Latino
Cultural Assimilation, Divided Loyalties, and the World Cup” Soccer
and Society, 15(3): 291-313
follow ups: ESPN the Magazine article La
Raza's Edge: The Best American Fans don't root for the American Team
Post/Monkey Cage: Why
are There So Few Latinos on the U.S. Soccer Team?
Valeriano, Brandon. 2013. “Teaching
International Politics with Film” Political Science Journal of
Education 9(1): 52-72
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness.
Fog of Cyberwar: Why the Threat Does Not Live Up to the Hype ” Foreign
Affairs. (December) Infographic
Sample, Susan, Brandon Valeriano,
and Choong-Nam Kang. 2013 “The
Societal Determinants and Impact of Military Spending Patterns” (Politics and Military Sociology – Annual
Review) 41: 109-135
Valeriano, Brandon and John Van
Benthuysen. 2012 “When States Die: Geographic
and Territorial Pathways to State Death” Third World
Quarterly 33(7): 1165-118
Maness, Ryan and Brandon Valeriano. 2012.
“Russia and the Near Abroad: Applying a
Risk Barometer for War” Journal of Slavic Military Studies, 25:
Valeriano, Brandon. 2011. “Power
Politics and Interstate War in Africa” African Security, 4(3):
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness. 2012.
Enemies and Cybersecurity: The Future of Rivalry in an age of Information
Warfare” in Derek Reveron’s, From Cybersecurity to Cyberwar,
Georgetown University Press. Pgs. 139-158.
Valeriano, Brandon and John Vasquez. 2011.
to War and Peace in a Post-American World.” In What Lies Ahead?
Debating the Prospects for a Post American World edited by Hogue,
Clark, and Stairs. University of Toronto Press.
Valeriano, Brandon and Victor Marin.
2010. “Causal Pathways to Interstate War: A Qualitative Comparative
Analysis of the Steps to War Theory” Josef Korbel
Journal of Advanced International Studies, Summer (2): 1-26
2010. “The United States and Mexico: Prospects for Convergence on
Critical Issues during the Obama Administration” Democracy & Society
Valeriano, Brandon and John A. Vasquez. 2010.
and Classifying Complex Interstate Wars" International Studies
Quarterly, 54: 561-582. Help and Data
Valeriano, Brandon. 2009. “The Tragedy of
Offensive Realism: Testing Aggressive Power Politics Models.” International
Interactions. 35(2): 179-206.
Valeriano, Brandon. 2008. “The
Lack of Diverse Perspectives in the International Relations Field: The
Politics of Being Alone” International
Studies Perspectives 9: 450-454
Vasquez, John A. and Brandon Valeriano. 2008. “Territory as a Source of Conflict and a
Road to Peace” in Sage Handbook on Conflict Resolution edited by
Jacob Bercovitch, Victor Kremenyuk,
and I. William Zartman, pgs. 193-209.
Valeriano, Brandon. 2007.
“The International Politics of a New Latino America: The Foreign Policy
Preferences of Latinos and the National Interest.” Journal of Latino and
Latin American Studies 2(3): 23-45
James Lee Ray and Valeriano, Brandon 2003 “Barriers to
Replication in Systematic Empirical Research on World Politics”
International Studies Perspectives 4(1): 79-85.
Rivalry, Vanderbilt University, August 2003 (Committee: Vasquez, Ray, Bahry, Tucker, Hensel)
Opinion and Blog Work
Valeriano, Brandon and Allison Pytlak, “Closing
up the Internet: The Rise of Cyber Repression?” Council of Foreign
Relations - Net Politics, 1/13/2015,
Maness, Ryan and Brandon Valeriano “Diplomacy,
not sanctions, are needed to tackle state espionage” The Conversation, 9/14/2015
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness “The
10 Things You Need to Know About Cyber Conflict” Washington Post/Monkey
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness. “Avoiding
Escalation in Cyberspace” Council of Foreign Relations – Net Politics,
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness. “Strong
Medicine or Weak Placebo: The Debate Over Putin’s Foreign Policies.”
Political Violence @ Glance. 7/23/2015.
Valeriano, Brandon. “Yes,
Ukraine is still in crisis, would becoming a buffer help?” Monkey
Cage/Washington Post. 7/13/2015.
Valeriano, Brandon. “Stop Worrying About
Cyber Pearl Harbor and Start Collecting Data.” OUP Blog. 7/8/2015
Valeriano, Brandon and Stephan Coulthart. “Espionage
in the Digital Era: Lessons from the OPM Hack.” Council of Foreign
Relations – Net
Early, Bryan, Brandon Valeriano, and Ryan C. Maness. “Sticking
with Sanctions Means We are Stuck with the Status Quo in Ukraine.” Political
Violence @ Glance, 6/29/2015
Valeriano, Brandon. “The
Real Fog of Cyberwar: Operational Cyber Planning.” War on the Rocks,
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness. “Russia’s
Strategy Has Weakened Russia” Brookings Institute, 6/11/2015
Valeriano, Brandon. “To
avoid militarizing the internet, cyberspace needs written rules agreed
by all.” The Conversation, 6/3/2015
Valeriano, Brandon. “Cyber
Won’t Protect Us: The Need to Stand Behind the Iranian Nuclear
Framework Agreement.” OUPblog (Oxford University Press), 5/5/2015.
Valeriano, Brandon and
Ryan C. Maness. 2015. “Coming
Cyberpeace.” Foreign Affairs, Snapshot (5/15/2015).
Valeriano, Brandon and
Ryan C. Maness. 2015. “Paper
Tiger Putin.” Foreign Affairs. Snapshot (4/31/2015).
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness. “Russia
– perhaps more restrained and less powerful than you think.” Washington
Post/Monkey Cage. 3/31/2015.
Valeriano, Brandon. "Despite
What the Cyber Skeptics Say, North Korea is Behind is Behind the Sony Hack"
Valeriano, Brandon. "Obama: Sony Made a Mistake." 12/21/2014.
Herald Scotland. (Opinion Editorial on Sony Hack)
Valeriano, Brandon. "Five
Questions (and Answers) About North Korea and the Sony Hack "
Washington Post/Monkey Cage. 12/14/2014.
Habel, Phillip and Brandon Valeriano, "Who are our Virtual Enemies
in the World of Gaming" The Scotsman 6.11.2014
Valeriano, Brandon and Antony Craig, “The
Scottish Foreign Policy Context: Investigating Possible Divergent
Preferences” Scottish Global Forum. 6/24/2014
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness. “The
Scottish Threat Environment: Insecurity, Fears, and Independence”
Scotland Global Forum (December 2013)
Travlos, Konstantinos and Brandon Valeriano. “The
US-Iraq Conflict: A War of Rivalry” Duck of Minerva, 3/26/2013,
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness. “Perceptions
of the Cyber Threat” Duck of Minerva,1/30/2013,
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness. 2012. “The
Fog of Cyberwar: Why the Threat Does not Live up to the Hype” Foreign
Affairs. (11.21.2012) Snapspot
Valeriano, Brandon. “Cyberwar
and Skyfall: Bond Enters the Digital Age” Duck of Minerva, 11.10.2012,
Valeriano, Brandon. “Mind
the Cyber Gap.” Atlantic Council: New Atlanticist,
Policy and Analysis Blog, 7.11.2012
Reviews and Other
2016 Valeriano, Brandon. 2016.
Review of Gartzke and Lindsay’s Deception. H-Diplo-ISSF Review Series.
2014. Review of Douglas Gibler’s Territorial
Peace. International Studies Review. 16(2): 336-337
2013. Review Essay of Thomas Rid’s Cyber War Will Not
Take Place. H-Diplo-ISSF Review Series. 10/10/2013
2012. Review of Krista Wiegand’s Enduring
Territorial Disputes. Perspectives on Politics. 10(4):
2007 Miles Kahler and
Barbara Walter’s Territoriality and
Conflict in an Era of Globalization
Journal of Conflict Studies 27(1): 123-4
2007 Michael Colaresi’s Scare Tactics: The Politics of International
Rivalry. Perspectives on Politics 5(3): 671-672
2007 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): 647-50
2005 Stephen Biddle’s
Military Power: Explaining Victory and Defeat in Modern Battle Armed
Forces and Society 31(3): 463-5
2003 Dan Reiter and
Allan Stam’s Democracies at War Armed Forces
and Society 29(2): 301-2
2002 John Mearsheimer’s Tragedy of Great Power Politics Millennium
Research Under Review
Valeriano, Brandon. “War and Migration”
(Revise and Resubmit – Journal of International Relations and Development
– Perpetual limbo)
Susan Sample, and Choong-Nam Kang. “What Motivates the Arming Process? The
Internal and External Mechanisms of Rapid Military Buildups” (Under Review)
Valeriano, Brandon and
Ryan Maness “The Era of Cyberspeace?” (Revise and Resubmit, Journal of
Susan, Brandon Valeriano, and Choong-Nam Kang “Conceptualizing and Measuring
Rapid Military Buildups in the International
Valeriano, Brandon and
Choong-Nam Kang “Can an Interstate Rivalry be Positive?” (Revisions)
Antony Craig and Brandon
Valeriano. “Perceptions versus Reality of Cyber Threats: Reactions to Fears
in the Digital Realm” (Under Review Global Security and Intelligence
Matt Barr, Philip Habel,
Brandon Valeriano. “Constructing the Enemy in Cooperative First Person
Shooters” Games and Culture (Under Review)
and Ryan C. Maness. “Caution in the Cyber Realm: The Inadequacy of
Deterrence Frameworks” NATO CCODEC Paper
Antony and Brandon Valeriano. “Conceptualizing Cyber Arms Races.” CyberCon
Ryan C. Maness, and Brandon Valeriano. “Cyber Victory: The Efficacy of Cyber
Power” (Under Review shortly)
Valeriano, Brandon and
Ryan C. Maness. “Cyber Shrinkage: Losses and Economic Perspectives of Threat
in Cyber Security” Journal of Cybersecurity (Under Review shortly)
and Ryan Maness. 2016. “International Political Theory and Cyber Security.”
In the Handbook of International Political Theory. Oxford University
Unpublished Conference Papers
Valeriano, Brandon and Ryan Maness
“Why Won’t it Die?
Rivalry Persistence and the Case of the United States and Russia.”
Action: Intergovernmental Organizations and the Dynamics of Interstate
Rivalry" with Chris Leskiw (Dead R&R at
Rivalry: Interstate Rivalry Formation and the Qualitative Comparative
Method" (dead paper from Dissertation, QCA method)
within Rivalries: Process Measurement” Presented at the Annual Meeting
of the American Political Science Association, Philadelphia, PA, September,
American Responses to the Bush Doctrine" (w/ Victor Marin)
of War: Does It Matter Theoretically? You Bet It Does!" (w/ John
Vasquez) Presented at the Annual American Political Science Association
Meeting, Toronto, Canada, September 2009
Triggers of Deadly International Conflict: Territorial Disputes Early
Warning System” presented at Network of European Peace Scientists
Annual Conference, Amsterdam, June 29-31, 2009
home blog is RI, contact me if you would like to submit
Duck of Minerva
page with all links
Arms Proliferation and Arms Races. 12.6.2013
Drug Cartels, and Inappropriate Analogies. 11.27.2013
and Cover When Cyber Doomsday Comes. 10.28.2013
You Want to Move to the United Kingdom. 10.24.2013
Birth of a Sports Rivalry. 10.17.2013
Problem with Grand Strategy: Preemptive Cyber War. 9.25.2013