The Development Century: A Global History (co-editor and contributor). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018.

Review: Foreign Affairs

Empires at War, 1911-1923 (co-editor). Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.

Translations: Arabic, Chinese, GreekPersianPortuguese, Spanish, Turkish

Reviews: H-Diplo, H/Soz/Kult

The Shock of the Global: The 1970s in Perspective (co-editor and contributor). Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2010.

 Self-Determination and the International Origins of Anticolonial Nationalism (Oxford Studies in International History)

The Wilsonian Moment: Self-Determination and the International Origins of Anticolonial Nationalism. New York: Oxford University Press, 2007.

Reviews: London Review of  BooksDiplomatic History, H-Diplo roundtable

Translations: Chinese, Turkish


Articles & Chapters


  • Review of 1916 in Global Context: An Anti-Imperial Moment, Dal Lago et al, eds.; Revolutions and Counter-Revolutions: 1917 and Its Aftermath from a Global Perspective, Rinke & Wildt, eds.; and 1917: War, Peace, and Revolution, by David Stevenson. Journal of Modern History 92:2 (June 2020).
  • Introduction to Roundtable Review on How to Hide an Empire, by Daniel Immerwahr. H-Diplo, November 2019.
  • "Where in the World Is the Periphery?" Review of Foreign Policy at the Periphery: The Shifting Margins of US International Relations since World War II, Bevan Sewell and Maria Ryan, eds. Diplomatic History 42:4 (Sept. 2018).
  • Review of Outside In: The Transnational Circuitry of US History. Andrew Preston and Doug Rossinow, eds. Journal of Interdisciplinary History 49:1 (summer 2018).
  • Review of The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire, by Susan Pedersen. Part of roundtable discussion in Il mestiere di storico, 8:1 (2017).
  • Review of Making the Empire Work: Labor and United States Imperialism, Daniel E. Bender and Jana K. Lipman, eds. Journal of Interdisciplinary History 47:2 (2016).
  • Introduction to Roundtable Review of The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire, by Susan Pedersen. H-Diplo, September 2016.
  • Article Review of “The United States and the Curious History of Self-Determination,” by Brad Simpson, Diplomatic History 36:4. H-Diplo, September 2014.
  • Review of The Global Lincoln, Richard Carwardine and Jay Sexton, eds. Journal of American Studies 47:4 (2013).
  • Review of A World Connecting, 1870-1945, by Emily S. Rosenberg, Ed. H-Diplo, July 2013.
  • Review of The Right Kind of Revolution: Modernization, Development, and U.S. Foreign Policy from the Cold War to the Present, by Michael E. Latham. Journal of Cold War Studies 15:1 (January 2013).
  • Review of The Hungry World: America's Cold War Battle against Hunger in Asia, by Nick Cullather. Passport, Jan. 2012.
  • Review of Strangers on the Western Front: Chinese Workers in the Great War, by Guoqi Xu. American Historical Review (October 2011).
  • Review of Transplanting the Great Society: Lyndon Johnson and Food for Peace, by Kristin L. Ahlberg. Journal of Cold War Studies 12:3 (Summer 2010).
  • Review of Woodrow Wilson, by John Milton Cooper, Jr. Boston Globe, 29 Nov. 2009. 
  • Review on The Crisis in American Foreign Policy: Wilsonianism in the Twenty-first Century, by G. John Ikenberry, Thomas J. Knock, Anne-Marie Slaughter, and Tony Smith, eds. H-Diplo, July 2009.
  • "Race, Civilization, and International Society," review of The Politics of Anti-Westernism in Asia: Visions of World Order in Pan-Islamic and Pan-Asian Thought, by Cemil Aydin. H-Net Reviews, January 2009.
  • "Woodrow Wilson and Colonel House," review of Woodrow Wilson’s Right Hand: The Life of Colonel Edward M. House, by Godfrey Hodgson. Diplomatic History 31:2 (April 2007).
  • Review of Occidentalism: The West in the Eyes of Its Enemies, by Ian Buruma & Avishai Margalit. International Journal 60:1 (Winter 2004-2005).