The Politics of War Powers: The Theory and History of Presidential Unilateralism (2019), University of Kansas Press


Articles and Chapters

“Before the Responsibility to Protect: The Humanitarian Intervention in Cuba.” Cosmos and Taxis, 10 (9+10) (Fall 2022), 53-67.

“Legalizing a Political Fight: Congressional Abdication of War Powers in the Bush and Obama Administrations,” Presidential Studies Quarterly, (September 2021): 1-30.

“Obama, Congress, and Audience Costs: Shifting the Blame on the Red Line.” (with Andrew Stravers) Political Science Quarterly, Vol. 135, Issue 1, (March 2020): 67-101

“Democratic Peace Theory, Montesquieu, and Public Choice” (with Chad Van Schoelandt) in Reclaiming Liberalism edited by David F. Hardwick and Leslie Marsh, Palgrave Macmillian, 2019: 247-279.

“The Capitalist Peace: A New Way Forward for American Foreign Policy.” Society 54 (6) (November 2017): 501-508.

“Debating War Powers: Battles in the Clinton and Obama Administrations.” Political Science Quarterly 132 (2) (July 2017): 203-223.

“A New Model of Executive Power: Montesquieu’s Explanation of War Powers” Perspectives on Political Science 44 (4) (December 2015): 247-256.

“What’s the Difference between a Hockey Mom and a Pit Bull?: Presentations of Palin and Gender Stereotypes in the 2008 Presidential Election” (with Lindsay Eberhardt and Jennifer Merolla) Political Research Quarterly 66 (3) (September 2013): 687-701.