1900 …2015

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Personal profile

Biography

Historical Sociologist and International Relations scholar.

Qualifications

BA Hons (Sociology), London School of Economics and Political Science; PhD (Sociology), University of Hull

Research interests

Sociology of global politics, war, genocide and racism

Research projects

I am currently working on the historical context of the emergence of 'genocide', in particular how ethnic/ national targeting came to define anti-population violence despite the links between these and class/political targeting; and on the changing character of racism in Britain and its role in Brexit and Conservative hegemony.

Professional affiliations

International Network of Genocide Scholars

Teaching

Links

Education/Academic qualification

External positions

Emeritus Professor of International Relations and Politics, University of Sussex

1 Oct 2012 → …

Research Professor, Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals

15 Feb 2010 → …

Keywords

  • HM Sociology
  • historical sociology, racism, hegemony
  • JZ International relations
  • global politics, war, genocide

Research Output

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What Is Genocide?

Shaw, M., 2015, Cambridge: Polity.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Genocide and large-scale human rights violations

Shaw, M., 2014, The Handbook of Global Security Policy .

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

PALESTINE AND GENOCIDE: AN INTERNATIONAL HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE REVISITED

Shaw, M., 2013, In : HOLY LAND STUDIES. 12, 1, p. 1-7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thesis

A Critical Study of the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars : Interests, Motives, Actions and the Makings of a Culture of Violence

Author: Tripathi, D., 8 Oct 2012

Supervisor: Shaw, M. (Supervisor) & Kent, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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Conflict and Development in Nigeria : Counterinsurgency and Counterterrorism Strategies towards the Niger Delta and Boko Haram Conflicts

Author: Nwankpa, M. O., 7 Nov 2017

Supervisor: Shaw, M. (Supervisor) & Kent, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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