Name: James DeShaw Rae
Office Location: Tahoe Hall 3123
Office Phone: (916) 278-7866
Mailing Address: Sacramento State 6000 J Street Sacramento, CA 95819-6043
Office Hours: T 11:00-1:00pm, Th 12:00-1:00pm, or by appointment
Courses that I teach
- Pols 35: World Politics
- Pols 127: International Law
- Pols 130: International Politics
- Pols 131: International Organization
- Pols 137: Nationalism
- Pols 145: Asian Politics
- Pols/Asia 146: US-China Relations
- Pols 162: American Film and Culture in the Nuclear Age
- Asia 151: Genocide in Southeast Asia
- James DeShaw Rae. “International Commission of Inquiry on East Timor (ICIET).” In Lavinia Stan and Nadya Nedelsky, eds. The Encyclopedia of Transitional Justice. 2nd edition. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2023.
- Maryam Ahmad and James DeShaw Rae. “Women’s Empowerment and Peacebuilding in an Islamic Context,” in Jolyon Mitchell, Lesley Orr, Martyn Percy, S. Francesca Po, eds. Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Religion and Peace (Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2022): 101-111.
- James DeShaw Rae. Review of Kristen Hopewell, Clash of Powers: US-China Rivalry in Global Trade Governance. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2020. International Relations of the Asia-Pacific 21, no. 3 (September 2021): pp. 497-499.
- James DeShaw Rae. “With or Without Chinese Characteristics in Beijing, Wuhan, and Shenzhen: Navigating Antiquity and Modernism in Socialist China’s Urban Space.” In Alexander C. Diener and Joshua Hagen, eds., 203-220. The City as Power: Urban Space, Place, and National Identity. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield: 2018.
- James DeShaw Rae and Xiaodan Wang. “Placing Race, Culture, and the State in Chinese National Identity: Han, Hua, or Zhongguo?” Asian Politics and Policy 8, no. 3 (July 2016): 474-493.
- James DeShaw Rae. Review of Shane Gunderson. Momentum and the East Timor Independence Movement: The Origins of America’s Debate on East Timor. Lanham, MD: Lexington Press, 2015. Marine Corps University Journal 7, no. 1 (Spring 2016): 109-111.
- James DeShaw Rae. “Drones and a Culture of Death.” Peace Review 27, no. 4 (2015): 477-483.
- Maryam Ahmad and James DeShaw Rae. “Women, Islam, and Peacemaking in the Arab Spring.” Peace Review 27, no. 3 (2015): 312-319.
- Orhon Myadar and James DeShaw Rae. “Territorializing National Identity in Post-Socialist Mongolia: Purity, Authenticity, and Chinggis Khaan.” Eurasian Geography and Economics 55, no. 5 (2015): 560-577.
- James DeShaw Rae. “Planting Flags on the Tide: Sovereignty, Containment, and Conflict Resolution in the East and South China Seas.” İstanbul Gelişim University Journal of Social Sciences 1, no.1 (June 2014): 93-116.
- James DeShaw Rae. Analyzing the Drone Debates: Targeted Killing, Remote Warfare, and Military Technology. New York, NY: Palgrave/Macmillan, 2014. [Reviewed in London School of Economics Review of Books]
- James DeShaw Rae. “Can We Expect More Constructive Relations between the US and China after the Leadership Changes?” Euro Atlantic Quarterly 1, vol. 8 (1/2013).
- James DeShaw Rae. “Transitional Justice in Divided Societies: Using Hybrid Courts to Manage Conflict.” In William J. Lahneman and Joseph R. Rudolph, Jr., eds., 127-144. From Mediation to Nation-Building: Third Parties and the Management of Communal Conflict. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2013.
- James DeShaw Rae. “International Commission of Inquiry on East Timor (ICIET).” In Lavinia Stan and Nadya Nedelsky, eds. The Encyclopedia of Transitional Justice. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2013.
- James DeShaw Rae. “Promoting Human Rights through Hybrid Courts: The Serious Crimes Process in East Timor.” In Lilian A. Barria and Steven D. Roper, eds., 179-194. The Development of Institutions of Human Rights: A Comparative Study. London, U.K.: Palgrave/Macmillan, 2010.
- James DeShaw Rae. Peacebuilding and Transitional Justice in East Timor. Boulder, CO: First Forum Press/Lynne Rienner, 2009. [Reviewed in Perspectives on Politics]
- James Rae. Review of Victor Peskin. International Justice in Rwanda and the Balkans: Virtual Trials and the Struggle for State Cooperation. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2008. Peace Review 21, no. 3 (Fall 2009): 420-425.
- James Rae. Review of Vincent Kelly Pollard. Globalization, Democratization, and Asian Leadership: Power Sharing, Foreign Policy and Society in the Philippines and Japan. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, 2004. Political Studies Review 5, no. 2 (May 2007): 313-314.
- James Rae. “War Crimes Accountability: Justice and Reconciliation in Cambodia and East Timor.” Global Change, Peace, and Security 15, no. 2 (June 2003).
- Cynthia Irvin and James Rae. “Spain and the Basque Country.” In John Darby, The Effects of Violence on Peace Processes, 77-86. Washington, DC: U.S. Institute of Peace Press, 2001.
- John Darby and James Rae. “Peace Processes from 1988-98: Changing Patterns.” Ethnic Studies Report 17, no. 1 (January 1999): 45-64.
- Daniel Serwer, Lauren Van Metre, and James Rae. “Montenegro-And More-At Risk.” Special Report No. 42, Washington, DC: United States Institute of Peace Press, 1999.
- Human Rights, War Crimes, and Transitional Justice
- Peace and Conflict Resolution
- Ethnic Conflict, Nationalism, and Political Violence
- East and Southeast Asian Politics