Adam Jones

Professor

Political Science
Office: ART 257
Phone: 250.807.9624
Email: adam.jones@ubc.ca


Research Summary

Genocide and structural violence; crimes against humanity; gender and violence; gender and international political economy; research impacts human rights policymaking and social activism, gender and development policies, humanitarian intervention and peacebuilding, and international law.

Courses & Teaching

Genocide studies; human rights; gender and international relations; mass media.

Websites

Adam Jones’ Research Website

Degrees

Postdoctoral Research, Yale University
PhD, University of British Columbia

Selected Publications & Presentations

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“Porn: A Pilgrim’s Progress,” Porn Studies, 5:1 (Spring 2018), pp. 11-21.

“Genocide and Global and/or World History: Reflections,” contributor to multi-scholar forum in Journal of Genocide Research, 20: 4 (October 2017), pp. 1-20 (article), 8-12 (my portion).

“Ethnoreligious Conflict and the Arab Spring”. After the Spring: Prospects for the Arab World in 2013, special publication of the United Nations Association of the United Kingdom, Dec. 2012. Gareth Stansfield, editor.

“Gendercide: Examining Gender-Based Crimes against Women and Men”. Clinics in Dermatology, 31:2 (2013), pp. 226-29.

“Imagi(ni)ng Gender and Conflict”. Feminist Review, 101 (July 2012), pp. 132-41.

“Diffusing Genocide Studies, Defusing Genocide”. Genocide Studies and Prevention, 6:3 (Dec. 2011), pp. 270-78.

“Straight as a Rule: Heteronormativity, Gendercide, and the Non-Combatant Male”. Men & Masculinities, 8:4 (April 2006), pp. 451 – 69. (8 Google Scholar citations.)

“Why Gendercide? Why Root-and-Branch? A Comparison of the Vendée Uprising of 1793-94 and the Bosnian War of the 1990s”. Journal of Genocide Research, 8:1 (March 2006), pp. 9-25.

“Critical Debate: Parainstitutional Violence in Latin America”. Latin American Politics & Society, 46:4 (Winter 2004), pp. 127-48. (8 Google Scholar citations.)

“Humiliation and Masculine Crisis in Iraq”. Al-Raida (Beirut: Institute for Women’s Studies in the Arab World), 21 (July 2004).

“Gendercide: A Response to Carpenter”. International Journal of Human Rights, 7:1 (Spring 2003), pp. 141-47.

“Policy and Atrocity: The US and Hussein’s Iraq, 1979-2003”. Journal of American Studies of Turkey, 17 (2003): pp. 39-52.

“From Vanguard to Vanquished? The Tabloid Press in Jordan”. Political Communication, 19:2 (April-June 2002), pp. 171-88. (13 Google Scholar citations.)

“Gender and Genocide in Rwanda”. Journal of Genocide Research, 4:1 (2002), pp. 65-94. (59 Google Scholar citations.)

“Problems of Genocide-Gendercide Studies and Future Agendas: A Comparative Approach”. Journal of Genocide Research, 4:1 (2002), pp. 127 – 36. (2 Google Scholar citations.)

“Genocide and Humanitarian Intervention: Incorporating the Gender Variable”. Journal of Humanitarian Intervention (online), February 2002, http://www.jha.ac/articles/a080.htm. (14 Google Scholar citations.)

Adam Jones, “Interview with Kal Holsti”. Review of International Studies, 28:3 (July 2002), pp. 619-33. (8 Google Scholar citations.)

“Of Rights and Men: Towards a Minoritarian Framing of Male Experience”. Journal of Human Rights, 1:3 (September 2002), pp. 387-403. (2 Google Scholar citations.)

“The Politics of Genocide”. International Studies Review, 4:1 (Spring 2002), pp. 129-39. (2 Google Scholar citations.)

“The Russian Press in the Post-Soviet Era: A Case-Study of Izvestia”. Journalism Studies. 3:3 (2002), pp. 359-75. (7 Google Scholar citations.)

“Hacia un modelo comparativo del funcionamiento de la prensa (Towards a Comparative Model of Press Functioning)”. Política y Gobierno, 8:2 (2001), pp. 443-93. (2 Google Scholar citations.)

“The Death of Barricada: Politics and Professionalism in the Post-Sandinista Press”. Journalism Studies, 2:2 (May 2001), pp. 243-59. (3 Google Scholar citations.)

“Gendercide and Genocide”. Journal of Genocide Research, 2:2 (2000), pp. 185-211. (55 Google Scholar citations.)

“Kosovo: Orders of Magnitude”. IDEA – A Journal of Social Issues (online), 5:1 (2000). (5 Google Scholar citations.)

“Barricada and Beyond: An Interview with Carlos Fernando Chamorro”. Harvard International Journal of Press/Politics, 4:4 (Fall 1999), pp. 127-31. (2 Google Scholar citations.)

“Engendering Debate”. Review of International Studies, 24:2 (1998), pp. 299-303. (22 Google Scholar citations.)

“From Rightist to ‘Brightest’? The Strange Tale of South Africa’s Citizen”. Journal of Southern African Studies, 24:2 (June 1998), pp. 325-45.

“Does ‘Gender’ Make the World Go Round? Feminist Critiques of International Relations”. Review of International studies, 24:4 (1996), pp. 405-29. (67 Google Scholar citations.)

“Gender and Ethnic Conflict in Ex-Yugoslavia”. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 17:1 (January 1994), pp. 115-34. (55 Google Scholar citations.)

“Revolutionary Journalism in Nicaragua: Predicament and Potential”. Socialist Alternatives. 2:1 (Winter 1993), pp. 166-87.

“Beyond the Barricades: The Sandinista Press and Political Transition in Nicaragua”. New Political Science. 24 (Fall 1992), pp. 63-90. (3 Google Scholar citations.)

Adam Jones, Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction. 3rd. London: Routledge, forthcoming January 2017.

Adam Jones, The Scourge of Genocide: Essays and Reflections. Routledge, 2013 (in press).

Adam Jones, Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction. 2nd. London: Routledge, 210. 680 pages.

Adam Jones, Crimes Against Humanity: A Beginner’s Guide. Oxford: Oneworld Publications: 2008. 176 pages.

Adam Jones, Gender Inclusive: Essays on Violence, Men, and Feminist International Relations, London: Routledge, 2008. 313 pages. (7 Google Scholar citations.)

Adam Jones, Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction. London and New York: Routledge, 2006. 430 pages. (89 Google Scholar citations for first and second editions.)

Adam Jones, Beyond the Barricades: Nicaragua and the Struggle for the Sandinista Press, 1979-1998. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2002. 308 pages. (11 Google Scholar citations.)

Adam Jones, The Press in Transition: A Comparative Study of Nicaragua, South Africa, Jordan, and Russia. Hamburg, Germany: German Overseas Institute, 2002. 525 pages. (21 Google Scholar citations.)

Adam Jones (ed.), New Directions in Genocide Research. London: Routledge, 2012.

Adam Jones (ed.), Evoking Genocide: Scholars and Activists Describe the Works That Shaped Their Lives . Toronto: The Key Publishing House Inc., 2011. 313 pages.

Adam Jones and Nicholas Robins (eds.) Genocides by the Oppressed: Subaltern Genocide in

Theory and Practice . Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2008. 219 pages. (3 Google Scholar citations.)

Adam Jones (ed.), Genocide. Prevention, Intervention, and Restitution. Vol. 4 of 4. London: Sage Publications, 2008.

Adam Jones (ed.), Genocide. Perpetrators, Victims, Bystanders, Rescuers. Vol. 3 of 4. London: Sage Publications, 2008.

Adam Jones (ed.), Genocide. Genocide in History. Vol. 2 of 4. London: Sage Publications, 2008.

Adam Jones (ed.), Genocide. Genocide in Theory and Law. Vol. 1 of 4. London: Sage Publications, 2008.

Adam Jones (ed.), Men of the Global South: A Reader. London : Zed Books, 2008. 425 pages. (15 Google Scholar citations.)

Adam Jones (ed.), Política Mundial: Cambio y Conflicto: Ensayos Escogidos de Kal Holsti [World Politics: Change and Conflict: Selected Essays of Kal Holsti] Translated by Atenea Acevedo. Mexico City: CIDE, 2005. 367 pages.

Adam Jones (ed.), Völkermord, Kriegsverbrechen und der Westen (German edition of Genocide, War Crimes & the West). Berlin: Parthas Verlag, 2005. 534 pages.

Adam Jones (ed.), Genocide, War Crimes & the West: History and Complicity. London: Zed Books, 2004. 308 pages. (55 Google Scholar citations.)

Adam Jones (ed.), Gendercide and Genocide. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University Press, 2002. 308 pages. (66 Google Scholar citations.)

“Motivations and Justifications for Genocide in the Long Nineteenth Century,” in David Meola, ed., A Cultural History of Genocide in the Long Nineteenth Century (London: Bloomsbury, forthcoming 2020).

“New Directions in Gender and Genocide,” in Anthonie Holslag, ed., Genocide: A Comparative Perspective (Soesterberg: ASPEKt Publishers, forthcoming 2019).

“The Rohingya: Genocide in Myanmar?,” in Paul R. Bartrop, ed., Modern Genocide: Analyzing the Controversies and Issues (ABC-CLIO, 2018), pp. 292-94.

“Genocide,” in Fathali M. Moghaddam, ed., The SAGE Encyclopedia of Political Behavior (Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, 2017), pp. 326-27.

“Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity,” chapter 24 in Paul D. Williams and Matt McDonald, eds., Security Studies: An Introduction, 3rd edition (Routledge 2018), pp. 365-79.

“Masculinities and Vulnerabilities in the Rwandan and Congolese Genocides,” in Amy E. Randall, ed., Genocide and Gender in the Twentieth Century (London: Bloomsbury, 2015), pp. 62-84.

“Seized of Sorrow,” in Samuel Totten, ed., Advancing Genocide Studies: Personal Accounts and Insights from Scholars in the Field (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers), published November 2015.

“Genocide and Mass Violence”, in Laura J. Shepherd, ed., Gender Matters in Global Politics, 2nd ed. (London: Routledge, 2014), pp. 141-58.

“The Great Lakes Genocides: Hidden Histories, Hidden Precedents,” in Alexander Laban Hinton et al., eds., Hidden Genocides: Power, Knowledge, Memory (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2014), pp. 129-48.

“Gender, Genocide, and Gendercide,” in Mary E. Evans et al., eds., The SAGE Handbook of Feminist Theory (London: SAGE, 2014), pp. 566-84.

“Genocide as Political Violence”. The Ashgate Research Companion to Political Violence. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2012, pp. 329-46.

“Genocide and Crimes against Humanity”. Security Studies: An Introduction, 2nd Edition. Ed. Paul Williams. London: Routledge, 2012, pp. 250-63.

“Genocide and Structural Violence: Charting the Terrain”. New Directions in Genocide Research. Ed. Adam Jones. London: Routledge, 2011, pp. 131-51.

“Introduction: New Directions”. New Directions in Genocide Research. Ed. Adam Jones. London: Routledge, 2011, pp. xix-xxix.

“The Torture Regime and the ‘War on Terror'”. Genocide by Sanctions. Ed. Christian P. Scherrer. Kuala Lumpur: IFEK-IRECOR, Institute for Research on Ethnicity and Conflict Resolution, 2010.

“Genocide and Mass Violence”. Gender Matters in Global Politics: A Feminist Introduction to International Relations. Ed. Laura Sheperd. London: Routledge, 2009, pp. 127-47.

(With Nicholas Robins.) “Introduction: Subaltern Genocide in Theory and Practice”. Genocides by the Oppressed: Subaltern Genocide in Theory and Practice. Ed. Nicholas Robins and Adam Jones. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, pp. 1-24.

“On the Genocidal Aspect of Certain Subaltern Uprisings: A Research Note”. Genocides by the Oppressed: Subaltern Genocide in Theory and Practice. Ed. Nicholas Robins and Adam Jones. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, pp. 47-57.

“The Ethics of Genocide”. The Ashgate Research Companion to Ethics and International Relations. Ed. Patrick Hayden. Ashgate: Aldershot, 2009.

“When the Rabbit’s Got the Gun: Subaltern Genocide and the Genocidal Continuum”. Genocides by the Oppressed: Subaltern Genocide in Theory and Practice. Ed. Nicholas Robins and Adam Jones. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, pp. 185-207.

“Gender and Genocide”. Historiography of Genocide. Ed. Dan Stone. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008, pp. 228-52.

“Genocide and Mass Killing”. Security Studies: An Introduction. Ed. Paul Williams. London: Routledge, 2008, pp. 185-99.

“Introduction”. Genocide (4 Vols). London: Sage Publications, 2008, pp. xxv-xlii.

“Communicating Genocide”. Genocide and Mass Violence in the 20th and 21st Centuries: An

Introduction: Criteria, Common Elements, and Patterns. Ed. Christian P. Scherrer. Hiroshima/Moers: Institute for Research on Ethnicity and Conflict Resolution (IRECOR), 2006, pp. 131-51.

“Gendercide: The State of Study”. Genocide and Mass Violence in the 20th and 21st Centuries: An Introduction: Criteria, Common Elements, and Patterns. Ed. Christian P. Scherrer. Hiroshima/Moers: Institute for Research on Ethnicity and Conflict Resolution (IRECOR), 2006, pp. 185-97.

“Introduction: Worlding Men”. Men of the Global South: A Reader. Ed. Adam Jones. London: Zed Books, 2006, pp. xxi – xxii.

“Media and Security in Post-Dayton Bosnia”. Bosnian Security After Dayton: New Perspectives. Ed. Michael Innes. London: Routledge, 2006, pp. 138-54.

“Enfrentando al generocidio [Confronting Genocide]”. Las prácticas sociales genocidas: Problemas teóricos y metodológicos [Genocidal Social Practices: Theoretical and Methodological Problems]. Ed. Daniel Feierstein. Buenos Aires: Fondo de Cultura Económica, 2005, pp. 211-38.

“Entrevista con Kal Holsti por Adam Jones [Interview with Kal Holsti by Adam Jones]”. Política Mundial: Cambio y Conflicto: Ensayos Escogidos de Kal Holsti [World Politics: Change and Conflict: Selected Essays of Kal Holsti] Translated by Atenea Acevedo. Ed. Adam Jones. Mexico City: CIDE, 2005, pp. 306-49.

Eltahawy, Mona. “Gendercidal Institutions against Women and Girls”. Rooted in Tradition: Community-Based Violence against Women. Ed. Lea Biason and Marie Vlachova. Geneva: Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces, 2005, pp. 15-36.”Introducción [Introduction]”.

Política Mundial: Cambio y Conflicto: Ensayos Escogidos de Kal Holsti [World Politics: Change and Conflict: Selected Essays of Kal Holsti] Translated by Atenea Acevedo. Ed. Adam Jones. Mexico City: CIDE, 2005, pp. 11-21.

“Afghanistan and Beyond”. Genocide, War Crimes and the West: History and Complicity. Ed. Adam Jones. London: Zed Books, 2004, pp. 383-403.

“Gender and Genocide in Rwanda”. Gendercide and Genocide. Ed. Adam Jones. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University Press. 2004, pp. 98-137.

“Gendercide and Genocide”. Gendercide and Genocide. Ed. Adam Jones. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University Press, 2004, pp. 1-38.

“Introduction: Genocide, War Crimes and the West”. Genocide, War Crimes and the West: History and Complicity. Ed. Adam Jones. London: Zed Books, 2004, pp. 3-30.

“Problems of Gendercide: A Response to Stein and Carpenter”. Gendercide and Genocide. Ed. Adam Jones. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University Press, 2004, pp. 257-71.

“Genocide in Bangladesh, 1971”. Defining the Horrific: Readings on Genocide and Holocaust in the Twentieth Century. Ed. William Hewitt. New York: Prentice Hall, 2003, pp. 286-90.

“The Anfal Campaign (Iraqi Kurdistan), 1988”. Defining the Horrific: Readings on Genocide and Holocaust in the Twentieth Century. Ed. William Hewitt. New York: Prentice Hall, 2003, pp. 320-28.

“Wired World: Communications Technology, Governance, and the Democratic Uprising”. The Global Political Economy of Communication. Ed. Edward Comor. London: Macmillian, 1994, pp. 145-64. (16 Google Scholar citations.)

(With Tamar Weinstein). “Soviet Union”. Echoes of the Intifada: Regional Repercussions of the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict. Ed. R. Brynen. London: Macmillian, 1991, pp. 145-64.

 

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