Michael Ward

Michael Ward

Professor Emeritus of Political Science

External Address: 
140 Science Drive, 294E Gross, Box 90204, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90204, Durham, NC 27708-0204
(919) 660-4373
International Relations, Methods, Political Economy, Security, Peace, Conflict


  • Ph.D., Northwestern University 1977
  • B.A., Indiana University at Indianapolis 1970

Ward, MD, and Davis, DR. "Sizing up the Peace Dividend: Economic Growth and Military Spending in the United States, 1948–1996." American Political Science Review 86.3 (January 1, 1992): 748-755. Full Text

Ward, MD, and Rajmaira, S. "Reciprocity and Norms in U.S.-Soviet Foreign Policy." Journal of Conflict Resolution 36.2 (January 1, 1992): 342-368. Full Text

Kirby, A, and Ward, MD. "Modernity and the process of state formation: An examination of 20th century Africa." International Interactions 17.1 (May 1991): 113-126. Full Text

Rajmaira, S, and Ward, MD. "Evolving Foreign Policy Norms: Reciprocity in the Superpower Triad." International Studies Quarterly 34.4 (December 1990): 457-457. Full Text

Davis, DR, and Ward, MD. "They Dance Alone: Deaths and the Disappeared in Contemporary Chile." Journal of Conflict Resolution 34.3 (January 1, 1990): 449-475. Full Text

Davis, DR, and Ward, MD. "The Entrepreneurial State: Evidence from Taiwan." Comparative Political Studies 23.3 (January 1, 1990): 314-333. Full Text

Mintz, A, and Ward, MD. "The political economy of military spending in Israel." American Political Science Review 83.2 (January 1, 1989): 521-533. Full Text

Ward, MD. "Things fall apart: A logical analysis of crisis resolution dynamics." International Interactions 15.1 (December 1, 1988): 65-79. Full Text

Ward, MD. "Software Reviews : PC-Globe." Social Science Computer Review 6.1 (April 1988): 163-164. Full Text