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Professor Jonathan Haslam FBA

History of thought in international relations; history of Soviet foreign policy; contemporary history of Chile; biography (E H Carr); origins of the Second World War.
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About this Fellow

Professor Haslam's current focus is on the role of ideas in the implosion of the European states system in the first half of the 20th Century. To that end he is exploring various archives, including that of Comintern and the main diplomatic archives, plus published diaries, newspapers and journals across Europe.



Current post

  • George F. Kennan Professor, School of Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton.

Past Appointments

  • Professor in the History of International Relations, University of Cambridge, 2004 - 2015
  • Reader in the History of International Relations, University of Cambridge, 2000 - 2004
  • Assistant Director of Studies in International Relations , University of Cambridge, 1991 - 2000


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