Academic publications

Research Monograph


2018: Special Relationships in World Politics. Inter-state Friendship and Diplomacy After the Second World War. Routledge: New International Relations (Paperback: December 2020).

Reviewed here and here.


Edited work

2019: Kinship in International Relations. Routledge. Co-edited with Iver B. Neumann.

2018: Forum: Norden og verden. Internasjonal Politikk 76 (4). Co-edited with Ole Jacob Sending.

2017: Forum: Small state responses to a changing European security landscape. Global Affairs 3 (3). Co-edited with Pernille Rieker.

2017: Forum: Norden og brexit. Internasjonal Politikk 75 (2).

2012: Det glemte partnerskapet: Norge og Storbritannia i et nytt århundre. Fagbokforlaget. Co-edited with Øivind Bratberg.

Peer-reviewed articles and book chapters

2021: Reputation crisis management and the state: Theorising containment as diplomatic mode. European Journal of International Relations. Co-authored with Cecilie Basberg Neumann.

2020: The Nordic Balance Revisited: Differentiation and the Foreign Policy Repertoires of the Nordic States. Politics and Governance, 8 (4), pp. 441-450. Co-authored with Ole Jacob Sending.

2020: ‘Staten, barnevernet og utenrikspolitikken. Fra indre anliggende til internasjonal konfliktsone’, Nytt Norsk Tidsskrift 37 (1), pp. 5-18. Co-authored with Cecilie Basberg Neumann.

2019: ‘Kith, kin and inter-state relations: International politics as family life’. Chapter 3 in Haugevik, Kristin & Iver B. Neumann (Eds) Kinship in International Relations. Routledge: New International Relations.

2019: ‘Kinship in International Relations: Introduction and framework’. Chapter 1 In Haugevik, Kristin & Iver B. Neumann (Eds) Kinship in International Relations. Routledge: New International Relations. Co-authored with Iver B. Neumann & Jon Harald Sande Lie.

2018: ‘Parental Child Abduction and the State: Identity, Diplomacy and the Duty of Care’, The Hague Journal of Diplomacy, 13, pp. 1-21.

2018: ‘Norske svar på internasjonale utfordringer: Retorisk endring, stabilitet i tiltak’, Internasjonal Politikk 76 (4), pp. 366-383. Co-authored with Ole Jacob Sending.

2018: ‘Introduksjon: Nordiske svar på geopolitiske utfordringer’, Internasjonal Politikk, 76 (4), pp. 311-315. Co-authored with Ole Jacob Sending.

2017: ‘Diplomacy through the back door: Norway and the bilateral route to EU decision-making’, Global Affairs, 3 (3), pp. 277-291.

2017: ‘Autonomy or integration? Small-state responses to a changing European security landscape’, Global Affairs, 3 (3), pp. 211-221. Co-authored with Pernille Rieker.

2017: ‘Hva betyr Brexit for utenforlandet Norge?’, Internasjonal Politikk, 75 (2), pp. 152-166.

2017: ‘”Norsk utenrikspolitikk begynner i Europa”. Arven etter Brende i europapolitikken’, Internasjonal Politikk 75 (3-4), pp. 220-229. Co-authored with Nina Græger.

2017: ‘Norden og Storbritannia: Et nytt avsnitt’, Internasjonal Politikk 75 (2), pp. 106-116. Co-authored with Ulf Sverdrup.

2015: ‘Status, small states and significant others: Re-reading Norway’s attraction to Britain in the twentieth century’, In de Carvalho, Benjamin & Iver B. Neumann (Eds) Small State Status Seeking: Norway’s Quest for International Standing. Routledge: New International Relations, pp. 42-55.

2015: Review Essay: Diplomati på europeisk. Internasjonal Politikk, 73 (4), pp. 557-568.

2015: ‘Ledestjernen som forsvant. Storbritannia i norsk utenrikspolitikk’, Nytt Norsk Tidsskrift 32 (4), pp. 341-351.

2013: ‘Empire, Specialness: Exploring the Intersections between Imperial and Special Relationships’, In Parker, Noel (Ed) Empire and International Order. Routledge, pp- 95-112.

2013: ‘EU-NATO relations’, In Joergensen, Knut Erik & Katie Laatikainen (Eds) Routledge Handbook on the European Union and International Institutions. Routledge. Co-authored with Nina Græger.

2012: ‘Fra storpolitisk allianse til lavmælt vennskap: Norge og Storbritannia i utenrikspolitikken’. In Bratberg, Øivind & Kristin Haugevik (Eds) Det glemte partnerskapet: Norge og Storbritannia i et nytt århundre. Fagbokforlaget.

2012: ‘Innledning: Et glemt partnerskap?’, In Bratberg, Øivind & Kristin Haugevik (Eds) Det glemte partnerskapet: Norge og Storbritannia i et nytt århundre. Fagbokforlaget. Co-authored with Øivind Bratberg.

2011: ‘The EU’s Performance with and within NATO: Assessing Objectives, Outcomes and Organisational Practices’, Journal of European Integration, 33 (6), pp. 743-757. Co-authored with Nina Græger.

2009: ‘Regionalising the Responsibility to Protect. Possibilities, Capabilities and Actualities’, Global Responsibility to Protect, 1 (3), pp. 346-343.

2009: ‘Interinstitusjonelt samarbeid: Et effektiv sikkerhetspolitisk instrument?’, In Rieker, Pernille & Walter Carlsnaes (Eds) Nye utfordringer for europeisk sikkerhetspolitikk. Universitetsforlaget, pp. 137-150.

2006: ‘Middelvei med fransk touche: Franske og britiske preferanser i EUs sikkerhets- og forsvarspolitikk’, Internasjonal Politikk 64 (4), pp. 487-507.

Book Reviews

2015: Book review: The Coalition Effect, Tidsskrift for Samfunnsforskning, 56 (4), pp- 503-506.

2011: Book Review: America’s ‘Special Relationships’, Millennium: Journal of International Studies, 39 (3), pp. 900-902.

2011: Book Review: The Conduct of Inquiry in International Relations, Forum for Development Studies, 38 (2), pp. 223-225..

2010: Book review: Writing for Scholars & Håndbok for ferske forelesere, Internasjonal Politikk, 68 (3), 479-483.

2009: Book review: Just Another Major Crisis, Internasjonal Politikk, 67 (1).

2006: Book review: Hard Power, Soft Power and the Future of Transatlantic Relations, Internasjonal Politikk, 64 (3).

2005: Book review: The European Dream. How Europe’s Vision of the Future Is Quietly Eclipsing the American Dream, Internasjonal Politikk, 63 (4).

2003: Book review: The Breaking of Nations, Internasjonal Politikk, 62 (3).