John D. Ciorciari


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The Limits of Alignment: Southeast Asia and the Great Powers since 1975 (Georgetown University Press, 2010) - examines how developing countries navigate their security relations with great powers, seeking to optimize expected risks and rewards bysteering in between ideal-type alignment behavior of balancing, bandwagoning, or neutrality. 

The Road Ahead for the Fed (John D. Ciorciari and John B. Taylor, eds., Hoover Institution Press, 2009) - examines challenges and opportunities facing the Federal Reserve after the 2007-09 financial crisis.  Authors include George Shultz, Allan Meltzer, Peter Fisher, Donald L.Kohn, James Hamilton, Myron Scholes, Darrell Duffie, Andrew Crockett, Michael Halloran, and Richard Herring. 

On Trial: The Khmer Rouge Accountability Process (John D.Ciorciari and Anne Heindel, eds., Documentation Center of Cambodia, 2009)

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal (John D. Ciorciari, ed., Documentation Center of Cambodia, 2006)   



"Institutionalizing Human Rights in Southeast Asia," Human Rights Quarterly 34:3 (2012)

The Sino-Vietnamese Standoff in the South China Sea” (with Jessica Chen Weiss), Georgetown Journal of International Affairs 13:1 (2012)

Cambodia’s Trek Toward Reconciliation,” Peace Review 23:4 (2011)

"Chiang Mai Initiative Multilateralization: International Politics and Institution-Building in Asia," Asian Survey 51:5 (2011)

"Liberal Legal Norms Meet Collective Criminality," Michigan Law Review 109:6 (2011)

"India's Approach to Great-Power Status," Fletcher Forum of World Affairs Journal
35:1 (2011)

"The Balance of Great-Power Influence in Contemporary Southeast Asia," International Relations of the Asia-Pacific 9:1 (2009)

"The Khmer Krom and the Khmer Rouge Trials," Searching for the Truth (Aug. 2008)

"Saudi-U.S. Alignment after the Six-Day War," Middle East Review of International Affairs 9:2 (2005)

"A Half-Way Challenge to Malaysia’s Internal Security Act," Oxford University Commonwealth Law Journal 3:2 (2003)

"Hostage to a Junta: EU Policy toward Southeast Asia," Journal of European Affairs 1 (2003)

"The Lawful Scope of Human Rights Criteria in World Bank Credit Decisions: An Analysis of the IBRD and IDA Articles of Agreement," Cornell International Law Journal 23:2 (2000)

"A Prospective Enlargement of the Roles of the Bretton Woods Financial Institutions in International Peace Operations," Fordham International Law Journal 22:2 (1998)



The United States and Regionalism in the Asia-Pacific,” in Narayanan Ganesan and Colin Dürkop, eds., East Asia Regionalism (Tokyo: Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, 2011)

"Trauma in the Courtroom" (with Anne Heindel), in Daryn Reicherter and Beth Van Schaack, eds., Cambodia's Invisible Scars (2011)

Introduction and chapter 12 in John D. Ciorciari and John B. Taylor, eds., The Road Ahead for the Fed (Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution Press, 2009)

Contributions to John D. Ciorciari and Anne Heindel, eds., On Trial: The Khmer Rouge Accountability Process (Phnom Penh: Documentation Center of Cambodia, 2009) - chapter 1 and chapter 6 (with Sok-kheang Ly)

"Korean Security Dilemmas: ASEAN’s Policies and Perspective," in Hazel Smith, ed., Reconstituting Korean Security (Tokyo: United Nations University Press, 2007)

"Introduction," in John D. Ciorciari, ed., The Khmer Rouge Tribunal (Phnom Penh: Documentation Center of Cambodia, 2006)

"Documenting the Crimes of Democratic Kampuchea," in Beth Van Schaack and Jaya Ramji, eds., Bringing the Khmer Rouge to Justice (London: Mellen Press, 2005)

"'Auto-Genocide’ and the Cambodian Reign of Terror," in Dominick Schaller and Rupen Boydjian, eds., Contributions to Genocide Studies (Zurich: Chronos Verlag, 2004)



"Archiving Memory after Mass Atrocities," Working Paper 4/2012, Rapoport Center for Human Rights, University of Texas School of Law (July 2012)

Transitional Justice in Cambodia’s Internationalized Court,” JPRI Working Paper No. 117, Japan Policy Research Institute (Sept. 2010)

An Asian Monetary Fund in the Making?SCID Working Paper No. 378, Stanford Center for International Development (Jan. 2009)

International Politics and the Mess in Myanmar,” JPRI Working Paper No. 114, Japan Policy Research Institute (Jan. 2009)

Who Should Stand Trial in Cambodia?Oxford Transitional Justice Research Working Paper, Oxford Centre for Socio-Legal Studies (Dec. 2008) | voice: (734) 615-6947 | fax: (734) 763-9181