Josiah Brownell

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Associate Professor Social Science & Cultural Studies (718) 636-3434 p Brooklyn Campus, DeKalb Hall 319


B.A., Western Michigan University; M.A., London School of Economics; J.D., University of Virginia Law School; Ph.D. Political Science, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.


RESEARCH INTERESTS: Comparative settler colonialism; the international politics of decolonization; articulations of race and ethnic identity in Africa; state violence and the mechanisms of colonial power; British imperial constitutional history; state sovereignty and international law.