--foreign policy analysis

--culture and foreign policy

--women and national security

--Women, Peace, and Security


--international relations

education and training
selected publications
Academic Articles32
  • Hudson, V. M., & Hodgson, K. B. (2022). Sex and Terror: Is the Subordination of Women Associated with the Use of Terror?. Terrorism and Political Violence. 34(3), 605-632.
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  • Hudson, V. M., & Matfess, H. (2021). Response to Cook and Thies. Conflict Management and Peace Science. 38(2), 147-153.
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  • Hudson, V. M. (2018). Trust the Women as I Have Done: An American's Reflections on Australia and WPS. SECURITY CHALLENGES. 14(2), 49-51.
  • Hudson, V. M., & Matfess, H. (2017). In Plain Sight: The Neglected Linkage between Brideprice and Violent Conflict. International Security. 42(1), 7-40.
  • Brummer, K., & Hudson, V. M. (2017). The Boundedness of Foreign Policy Analysis Theory?. Global Society. 31(2), 157-166.
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  • Hudson, V. M., & Leidl, P. (2015). The Hillary Doctrine Sex and American Foreign Policy. Columbia University Press.
  • Hudson, V., Ballif-Spanvill, B., Capriolo, M., & Emmett, C. (2012). Sex and World Peace. Columbia University Press.
  • Hudson, V. M. (2007). Foreign Policy Analysis Classic and Contemporary Theory. Rowman & Littlefield.
  • Hudson, V. M., & Boer, A. (2005). Bare Branches The Security Implications of Asia's Surplus Male Population. MIT Press (MA).
  • Hudson, V. M., & Eason, L. (2019). The Challenge of Foreign Policy in the WPS Agenda. Davies, S. E., & True, J. (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Women, Peace, and Security. 778-791. Oxford University Press.
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  • Hudson, V. M. (2018). The deep structure of collective security: Thoughts on McDermott, Smuts, and Sanday. The Evils of Polygyny: Evidence of Its Harm to Women, Men, and Society. 147-163.
  • Hudson, V. M. (2015). Womens Status and National and International Security. International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences. 638-643. Elsevier.
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  • Hudson, V. M., & den Boer, A. M. (2012). A Feminist Evolutionary Analysis of the Relationship Between Violence Against and Inequitable Treatment of Women, and Conflict Within and Between Human Collectives, Including Nation-States. The Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Perspectives on Violence, Homicide, and War. 301-323. Oxford University Press.
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Internet Publications2
  • Williams, C., Blanchard, E. J., Painter, R., & Hudson, V. (2016). Four quotes from the first Clinton-Trump debate, explained. - An article submitted to The Conversation
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  • Hudson, V., Gillespie, A., & O'Brien, E. (2016). Three female scholars react to Hillary Clinton's historic nomination. - An article submitted to The Conversation
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