Philip Roessler

College of William and Mary - Department of Government

Assistant Professor

Government Dept, College of William & Mary

Post Office Box 8795

Williamsburg, VA 23186

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

Political Instability, Threat Displacement and Civil War: Darfur as a Theory Building Case

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Aug 2011
Philip Roessler
College of William and Mary - Department of Government
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political instability, civil war, Sudan, Darfur, weak states

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Hobbes Revisited: The Commitment Problem, Trust and Preemption

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2011
Philip Roessler and Harry Verhoeven
College of William and Mary - Department of Government and University of Oxford - Department of Politics and International Relations
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preemption, commitment problem, Hobbes, Congo, regime instability

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Blurry Lines: The African Union's Imbalanced Regime of Constitutionalism and Its Consequences

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2017
Philip Roessler and Layla Abi-Falah
College of William and Mary - Department of Government and William & Mary Law School
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Africa, African Union, democracy, constitutionalism, coups, term limits, personal rule

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The Effects of Chinese Aid and Investment on State Building in Africa

ASA 2014 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2014
Philip Roessler and Rob Blair
College of William and Mary - Department of Government and Yale University

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Spatial Variation of the Colonial State in Africa and its Consequences

ASA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 22 Mar 2013
Philip Roessler and Nicolas Van de Walle
College of William and Mary - Department of Government and Cornell University

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The Enemy Within: Personal Rule, Coups and Civil War in Africa

World Politics, Vol. 63, No. 2, pp.300-346
Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2011
Philip Roessler
College of William and Mary - Department of Government

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civil war; coup d’état; ethnicity; Africa