A. James McAdams
William M. Scholl Professor of International Affairs and Director, Nanovic Institute for European Studies
(On leave 2012-13)
(PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 1983)
211 Brownson Hall
Geographic focus: Germany, Great Britain; Eastern Europe
Thematic interests: Democratization; transitional justice; politics and technology; comparative foreign policy, philosophies of dictatorship.
Current research: The Rise and Fall of World Communism.
Selected publications: The Crisis of Modern Times (University of Notre Dame Press, 2007)
Coauthor, Introduction to Comparative Politics (2006)
Coauthor, Rebirth: A History of Europe (2002)
Judging the Past in Unified Germany (2001)
Editor, Transitional Justice and the Rule of Law in New Democracies (1997)
Germany Divided: From the Wall to Unification (1993 and 1994)
East Germany and Détente: Building Authority After the Wall (1985)
Articles in The Review of Politics, Foreign Affairs, World Politics, Comparative Politics, and other journals