Borders and Territory

A great deal of my research and teaching involves international borders and territorial claims. See especially my Research and ICOW Project web pages, as well my syllabi for PSCI 4820 (undergraduate "Geography, History, and International Relations") and PSCI 5820 (graduate "Contexts and International Relations").

General Border Resources

Territorial Claims: General Resources

My Issue Correlates of War (ICOW) research project is in the process of collecting data on every territorial claim since 1816. The following resources might also be useful for others interested in this topic:

Potential Territorial Claims

One important question in studying territorial claims is identifying potential claims -- the cases (whether land borders or islands) that might be the subject of claims.
Last updated: 13 October 2015
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