Kendrick Kuo


Kuo, Kendrick. (2012). "Revisiting the Salafi-Jihadist Threat in Xinjiang." Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs 32(4): 528-544.


Kuo, Kendrick and Harris Mylonas. (2017). "Nationalism and Foreign Policy." In Oxford Encyclopedia of Foreign Policy Analysis. Oxford University Press.

Kuo, Kendrick. (2014). "Path Dependence in Korea's Free Trade Strategy." In U.S.-Korea Yearbook 2014. Washington, DC: U.S.-Korea Institute at SAIS. pp. 45-62.


Ishikawa Yoshihiro, The Formation of the Chinese Communist Party (Columbia University Press, 2012), in e-International Relations. April 22, 2014.

Kent Calder, The New Continentalism: Energy and Twenty-First Century Eurasian Geopolitics (Yale University Press, 2012), in e-International Relations. March 7, 2014.

Rebecca Karl, Staging the World: Chinese Nationalism at the Turn of the Twentieth Century (Duke University Press, 2002), in e-International Relations. December 9, 2013.

Kevin O’Rourke, ed., Popular Protest in China (Harvar University Press, 2008), in e-International Relations. November 11, 2013.

Andrew Nathan and Andrew Scobell, China's Search for Security (Columbia University Press, 2012), in e-International Relations. October 10, 2013.

Alexander Cooley, Great Games, Local Rules: The New Power Contest in Central Asia (Oxford University Press, 2012), in e-International Relations. August 28, 2013.

Roderick MacFarquhar, The Politics of China: Sixty Years of the People’s Republic of China (Cambridge University Press, 2011), in The Asian Crescent. July 25, 2013.

Ezra Vogel, Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China (Belknap Press, 2011), in e-International Relations. July 24, 2013.

Joseph Fewsmith, The Logic and Limits of Political Reform in China (Cambridge University Press, 2013), in The Asian Crescent. June 17, 2013.

Harris Mylonas, The Politics of National-Building: Making Co-nationals, Refugees, and Minorities (Cambridge University Press, 2013), in e-International Relations. June 8, 2013.

Peter Zarrow, After Empire: The Conceptual Transformation of the Chinese State, 1885-1924 (Stanford University Press, 2012), in e-International Relations. May 21, 2013.

Reports &

"New rules for China's war on terror?," East Asia Forum, October 25, 2014.

"Conceptualizing Chinese Continentalism." China in central Asia, August 29, 2014.

"Illegal Uighur Immigration in Southeast Asia," cogitAsia, April 24, 2014.

"Beijing Finds Neither ‘Iron-Fisted Rule’ Nor Development Bring Order to Xinjiang," World Politics Review, March 28, 2014.

"China's Wild West: The Problem With Beijing's Xinjiang Policy," Foreign Affairs, January 26, 2014.

"How China Develops Its Counterterrorism Capability," The Diplomat, November 11, 2013.

"Sino-American Cooperation in the Middle East," China Policy Institute Blog , October 2, 2013.

"Insecurity Drives China's Syria Policy," The Diplomat , September 9, 2013.

"Missed Opportunities Along the Silk Road: China and Russia Neglected," Registan, August 5, 2013.

"Nixon's Opening to China: The Misleading Apotheosis of Triangular Diplomacy," e-International Relations, June 28, 2013.

Kendrick Kuo. 2011. “Energy Security in Afghanistan: The Energy Sector and its Importance for Stability,”Journal of International Peace Operations 7:2.

Kendrick Kuo. 2008. “Coffee Retail Market,” Global Agriculture Information Network, Foreign Agricultural Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Report Number TW8043.


ISA 2016: "Nation-Building, External Involvement, and Coalition formation in Civil Wars," with Harris Mylonas

ASN 2015: "International Origins of Master Cleavages," with Harris Mylonas

SAIS Asia Conference 2015: "Path Dependence in Korea's FTA Strategy"

SPAS 2015: "Path Dependence in Korea's FTA Strategy"


Michael Kaplan, "China's Uighurs look towards Turkey for help," Al Jazeera, March 7, 2015.

Kathleen Caulderwood, “China and Afghanistan’s Minerals,” International Business Times, August 25, 2014.

Kyle Lawrence Mullen, “Divides deepen as China allows anti-Uyghur sentiment to fester,” Asian Correspondent, May 8, 2014.