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Northeastern University
European crises, security, diplomacy, transatlantic relations, Paris climate summit, COP21
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About Me

Dr. Mai’a K. Davis Cross researches European Union politics, especially foreign and security policy, integration, crises, diplomacy, public diplomacy, and smart power.

Recent Publications

Dr. Cross is the author of three books: The Politics of Crisis in Europe (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming), Security Integration in Europe: How Knowledge-based Networks are Transforming the European Union (University of Michigan Press, 2011), which is the 2012 winner of the Best Book Prize from the University Association of Contemporary European Studies, and The European Diplomatic Corps: Diplomats and International Cooperation from Westphalia to Maastricht (Palgrave Macmillan, 2007).  She is also co-editor (with Jan Melissen) of European Public Diplomacy: Soft Power at Work (Palgrave, 2013), and (with Ireneusz Pawel Karolewski) Europe’s Parallel Foreign Policy: The Ukraine-Russia Crisis (special issue, Journal of Common Market Studies, forthcoming).  Dr. Cross has also written over 20 articles and book chapters on a wide range of topics related to European epistemic communities, security and defense, intelligence sharing, diplomacy, and smart power.

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