Published works


Adam Bower (2017) Norms Without the Great Powers: International Law and Changing Social Standards in World Politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Articles (peer-reviewed)

Adam Bower (2019) “Contesting the International Criminal Court: Bashir, Kenyatta, and the Status of the Non-Impunity Norm in World Politics.” Special issue of the Journal of Global Security Studies 4 (1): 88–104.

Adam Bower (2015) “Norms Without the Great Powers: International Law, Nested Social Structures, and the Ban on Antipersonnel Mines.” International Studies Review 17(3): 347-373. DOI: 10.1111/misr.12225.

Adam Bower (2015) “Arguing with Law: Strategic Legal Argumentation, US Diplomacy and Debates Over the International Criminal Court.” Review of International Studies 41(2): 337-360. DOI: 10.1017/S0260210514000217.


Chapters (peer-reviewed)

Adam Bower (2016) “Networking for the Ban: Network Structure, Social Power, and the Movement to Ban Antipersonnel Mines.” In The New Power Politics: Networks and Transnational Security Governance, edited by Deborah Avant and Oliver Westerwinter. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 169-195.

Adam Bower and Richard Price (2013) “Moral Mission Accomplished? Assessing the Landmine Ban.” In Justice, Sustainability, and Security: Global Ethics for the 21st Century, edited by Eric A. Heinze. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 131–169.