Matthew Jones

Jones Matthew Jones is Professor of International History at the London School of Economics and an Editor of Cold War History.  He previously held posts at the School of American and Canadian Studies at the University of Nottingham and Royal Holloway, University of London. His articles have appeared in English Historical Review, Diplomatic History, International History Review, Intelligence and National Security, Journal of Cold War Studies, and Diplomacy and Statecraft. He is the author of Britain, the United States, and the Mediterranean War, 1942-44 (Macmillan, 1996), Conflict and Confrontation in South East Asia, 1961-1965: Britain, the United States, Indonesia and the Creation of Malaysia (Cambridge University Press, 2002), and most recently, After Hiroshima: The United States, Race and Nuclear Weapons in Asia, 1945-1965 (Cambridge University Press, 2010). His interests include race and US foreign policy, US and UK nuclear history, decolonisation and the Cold War in South East Asia, and Anglo-American relations since the Second World War.