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Clapton W, 2022, Immigration, Risk, and Security Under the Trump Administration Keeping ‘Undesirables’ Out, Palgrave Pivot

Clapton W, 2014, Risk and Hierarchy in International Society: Liberal Interventionism in the Post-Cold War Era, Palgrave Macmillan, Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire,

Book Chapters

Clapton W, 2022, 'Digital Politics', in Shepherd L; Hamilton C (ed.), Gender Matters in Global Politics A Feminist Introduction to International Relations, Routledge, Oxon, pp. 154 - 166

Clapton W, 2017, 'Resisting ‘Good Governance’ Norms in the EU’s European Neighbourhood Policy', in Bloomfield A; Scott SV (ed.), Norm Antipreneurs and the Politics of Resistance to Global Normative Change, Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon, pp. 215 - 230,

Barthwal-Datta M; Clapton W, 2016, 'Diplomacy Down-Under: Australia-India Relations under Modi’s Leadership', in Chowdhury Y; Chowdhury AD (ed.), Narendra Modi and the World: The Ring View Inside Out, pp. 152 - 158

Clapton W, 2015, 'Pedagogy and Pop Culture: Pop Culture as Teaching Tool and Assessment Practice', in Caso, Federica ; Hamilton, Caitlin (ed.), Popular Culture and World Politics: Theories, Methods, Pedagogies, E-International Relations, Bristol, UK, pp. 169 - 175,

Journal articles

Clapton W, 2023, 'Decolonising Politics and International Relations Classrooms: Reflections from the “Field”', Australian Journal of Politics and History, 69, pp. 442 - 462,

Hall L; Clapton W, 2021, 'Programming the machine: gender, race, sexuality, AI, and the construction of credibility and deceit at the border', Internet Policy Review, 10, pp. 1 - 23,

Clapton W, 2021, 'Issues in Australian Foreign Policy January to June 2021', Australian Journal of Politics and History, 67, pp. 544 - 558,

Clapton W, 2021, 'The exceptionalism of risk: Trump's Wall and travel ban', European Journal of International Security, 6, pp. 129 - 147,

Clapton W; Shepherd LJ, 2019, 'Ethics Ex Machina: popular culture and the plural futures of politics', Australian Journal of Political Science, 54, pp. 531 - 542,

Clapton W, 2018, 'Island off the coast of Asia: Instruments of statecraft in Australian foreign policy.', RUSI Journal, 164, pp. 147 - 150,

Clapton W, 2017, 'Pluralism, Decolonization and International Society', Cambridge Review of International Affairs, 30, pp. 350 - 367,

Clapton W, 2017, 'Independent Ally: Australia in an Age of Power Transition', RUSI JOURNAL, 162, pp. 111 - 112,

Clapton W; Shepherd L, 2017, 'Lessons from Westeros: Gender and power in Game of Thrones', Politics, 37, pp. 5 - 18,

Clapton W; Hameiri S, 2012, 'The domestic politics of international hierarchy: Risk management and the reconstitution of international society', International Politics, 49, pp. 59 - 77,

Clapton W, 2011, 'Risk in International Relations', International Relations, 25, pp. 280 - 295,

Clapton W, 2009, 'Managing Risk within International Society: Hierarchical Governance in the Asia-Pacific', Australian Journal of International Affairs, 63, pp. 416 - 429

Clapton W, 2009, 'Risk and Hierarchy in International Society', Global Change, Peace and Security, 21, pp. 19 - 35


Barros Leal Farias D; Thurbon E; Clapton W; Hynd A, 2024, Australia and Brazil must seize the chance for closer green cooperation, ,

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