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Anthony Clark Arend’s main research interests are in the areas of international law, international organization, and constitutional law of United States foreign relations. He is especially interested in international law relating to the use of force and international legal philosophy.

Dr. Arend’s most recent book, Legal Rules and International Society, was published in 1999 by Oxford University Press. His previous publications include five books: International Rules: Approaches from International Law and International Relations (1996, co-editor and contributor); International Law and the Use of Force: Beyond the United Nations Charter Paradigm (1993, co-author);Pursuing A Just and Durable Peace: John Foster Dulles and International Organization (1988, author);The United States and the Compulsory Jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice (1986, editor and contributor); and The Falklands War: Lessons for Strategy, Diplomacy, and International Law (1985, co-editor and contributor). He has also published articles in the Georgetown Law Journal, the Stanford Journal of International Law, the Harvard Journal of World Affairs, and the Virginia Journal of International Law.

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Anthony Clark Arend is Professor of Government and Foreign Service at Georgetown University and the Director of the Master of Science in Foreign Service in the Walsh School of Foreign Service.

Commentary and analysis at the intersection of international law and politics.