Roger D. Petersen

Associate Professor of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Work phone: 001617-253-6781
Roger D. Petersen is an External Associate at PRIO.


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Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Liaras, Evangelos & Roger D. Petersen (2006) Countering Fear in War: The Strategic Use of Emotion, Journal of Military Ethics 5(4): 317–333.


Petersen, Roger D. (2011) Western Intervention in the Balkans: The Strategic Use of Emotion in Conflict. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Book Review

Petersen, Roger D. (2006) Review of The Production of Hindi-Muslim Violence in Contemporary India, in Ethnicities 6(1): 110–114.