Dalacoura, Katerina


Dr Katerina Dalacoura  

Department

Position held

Department of International Relations

Associate Professor in International Relations

Experience keywords:

Western policy and the Middle East; political Islam; culture in international relations; human rights in the Middle East; international relations theory; ethics

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Democracy and human rights in the Middle East, with special emphasis on Egypt, Iran and Turkey; Western policy and the Middle East; political Islam; the international politics of culture and religion with particular reference to Islam.

Countries and regions to which research relates:

Middle East; Egypt; Turkey

Languages:

French [Spoken: Intermediate, Written: Intermediate]; Greek [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; Turkish [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]

Media experience:

RadioTV

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 7398

Publications

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2014

Dalacoura, Katerina (2014) Homosexuality as cultural battleground in the Middle East: culture and postcolonial international theory Third World Quarterly. ISSN 0143-6597

Dalacoura, Katerina (2014) The secular in non-Western societies The Immanent Frame (11 Feb 2014) Blog entry

Dalacoura, Katerina (2014) Beyond a self-fulfilling prophecy: religion and conflict in the Middle East Opendemocracy (13 Jan 2014) Blog entry

2013

Dalacoura, Katerina (2013) Iran's diplomacy shows a recognition of it's decline Financial Times. ISSN 0307-1766

Dalacoura, Katerina (2013) Response to Mohammed M. Hafez's review of Islamist terrorism and democracy in the Middle East Peace Review, 25 (1). 151-153. ISSN 1040-2659

Dalacoura, Katerina (2013) The Arab uprisings two years on: ideology, sectarianism and the changing balance of power in the Middle East Insight Turkey , 15 (1). 75-89. ISSN 1302-177X

2012

Dalacoura, Katerina (2012) Turkey, Iran and the Arab uprisings: the failure of political Islam and post-ideological politics Political Reflection Magazine, 2 (4). 68-73. ISSN 2042-888X

Dalacoura, Katerina (2012) The on-going conflict in Syria presents a great challenge to proponents of human rights: a consensual strategy must be found that saves lives and prevents an escalation of violence British Politics and Policy at LSE (2 Mar 2012) Blog entry

Dalacoura, Katerina (2012) Democracy as counter-terrorism in the Middle East: a red herring? Uluslararası İlişkiler, 8 (32). 101-114. ISSN 1304-7310

Dalacoura, Katerina (2012) The 2011 uprisings in the Arab Middle East: political change and geopolitical implications International Affairs, 88 (1). 63-79. ISSN 1468-2346

2011

Dalacoura, Katerina (2011) The brotherhood will soon be left behind Financial Times. ISSN 0307-1766

Dalacoura, Katerina (2011) Democratisation: uprising, violence and reform In: The Arab Spring: Implications for British Policy. Conservative Middle East Council, London, UK, 53-56.

Dalacoura, Katerina (2011) The uncertain future of political Islam Global Brief , 2 (18). ISSN 1920-6909

Dalacoura, Katerina (2011) Islamist terrorism and democracy in the Middle East Cambridge University Press , Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521865180

2010

Dalacoura, Katerina (2010) US foreign policy and democracy promotion in the Middle East: theoretical perspectives and policy recommendations Ortadoğu Etütleri, 2 (3). 57-76. ISSN 1308-7541

2009

Dalacoura, Katerina (2009) Middle East area studies and terrorism studies: establishing links via a critical approach In: Jackson, Richard and Breen Smyth, Marie and Gunning, Jeroen, (eds.) Critical Terrorism Studies: a New Research Agenda. Routledge, London, UK, 124-137. ISBN 9780415455077

2006

Dalacoura, Katerina (2006) Islamist terrorism and the Middle East democratic deficit: political exclusion, repression and the causes of extremism Democratization, 13 (3). 508-525. ISSN 1351-0347

2005

Dalacoura, Katerina (2005) US democracy promotion in the Arab Middle East since 11 September 2001: a critique International Affairs, 81 (5). 963-979. ISSN 0020-5850

Dalacoura, Katerina (2005) Islam and human rights In: Smith, Rhona and van den Anker, Christien, (eds.) The Essentials of Human Rights. Hodder Arnold Education, London, 207-209. ISBN 9780340815748

2003

Dalacoura, Katerina (2003) It's not a bad time to be a Middle Eastern dictator Observer Online. ISSN 0029-7712

Dalacoura, Katerina (2003) Engagement or coercion? Weighing Western human rights policies towards Turkey, Iran and Egypt The Royal Institute of International Affairs, London. ISBN 1862031401

2002

Dalacoura, Katerina (2002) Violence, September 11 and the interpretations of Islam International Relations, 16 (2). 269-273. ISSN 0047-1178

Dalacoura, Katerina (2002) International human rights norms and the state in Egypt and Tunisia: globalization, liberalism and culture In: Hovden, Eivind and Keene, Edward, (eds.) The Globalization of Liberalism. Palgrave Macmillan, London, 218-241. ISBN 9780333724750

Dalacoura, Katerina (2002) A critique of communitarianism with reference to post-revolutionary Iran Review of International Studies, 28 (1). 75-92. ISSN 1469-9044

2001

Dalacoura, Katerina (2001) Islam and violence: breaking the link Observer. ISSN 0029-7712

Dalacoura, Katerina (2001) The crisis of 11 September and the interpretations of Islam Koinonia Politon (Winter). 6-9.

Dalacoura, Katerina (2001) Teaching (and learning) Islam in Egypt SAIS Review, XXI (2). 207-210. ISSN 0036-0775

Dalacoura, Katerina (2001) Islamist movements as non-state actors and their relevance to international relations In: Josselin, Daphné and Wallace, William, (eds.) Non-State Actors in World Politics. Palgrave Macmillan, London, 235-250. ISBN 9780333961254

2000

Dalacoura, Katerina (2000) Unexceptional politics? The impact of Islam on international relations Millennium: Journal of International Studies, 29 (3). 879-887. ISSN 0305-8298

1999

Dalacoura, Katerina (1999) Defining a liberal foreign policy International Studies Notes, 24 (3). 53-59. ISSN 0094-7768

1998

Dalacoura, Katerina (1998) Islam, liberalism and human rights: implications for international relations I. B. Tauris, London; New York. ISBN 1860648665


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