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The Institute Mourns the Passing of Arnold Saltzman

The Institute Mourns the Passing of Arnold Saltzman

january 06, 2015

January 2, 2014 The Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies mourns the passing of Ambassador Arnold Saltzman at the age of 97. His obituary, which appeared in The New York Times on ... more

Robert Jervis Receives Honorary Degree in Venice

Robert Jervis Receives Honorary Degree in Venice

april 15, 2014

April 15, 2014. Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Italy, has awarded a Laurea ad honorem to Prof. Robert Jervis, Adlai E. Stevenson Professor of International Politics and a member of the Saltzman ... more

Jack Snyder Published in openDemocracy.net

Jack Snyder Published in openDemocracy.net

april 14, 2014

Institute member Jack recently wrote a piece on religion as a means for spreading interest in human rights that was published on OpenDemocracy.net. For access to the article click here. more

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The Institute

Ambassador Arnold A. Saltzman
 

The Institute of War and Peace Studies was founded in 1951 under the sponsorship of Dwight D. Eisenhower during his tenure as president of Columbia University. In March 2003, the Institute was renamed The Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies (SIWPS) in honor of Ambassador Arnold A. Saltzman.

The Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies publishes periodic electronic newsletters throughout the academic year and maintains an e-mail distribution list informing recipients of upcoming events and related items of interest.





We invite anyone interested in international security to join the conversation in the International Security Studies Forum (ISSF), an open discussion board and resource for scholarly work. You can find reviews and essays from the ISSF on their website, and you can join the ISSF message boards, which it shares with H-Diplo, by signing up here and choosing "H-Diplo" from the drop-down list.

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Program Highlights

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Summer Workshop on the Analysis of Military Operations and Strategy

In July 2013, the Institute sponsored its Seventeenth Summer Workshop on the Analysis of Military Operations and Strategy (SWAMOS).

International Security Policy Concentration at the School of International and Public Affairs

The Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies is the Institutional Affiliate for the International Security Policy (ISP) Concentration in the School of International and Public Affairs's Master's degree program in International Affairs.

Saltzman Working Paper Series

The Saltzman Working Paper Series feature drafts of research or essays in progress that feature research performed by scholars affiliated with the Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies.

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