John J. Mearsheimer is the R. Wendell Harrison distinguished service professor of political science at the University of Chicago and one of the nation’s most influential political scientists. A New York Times best-selling author, he has written six books about security issues and international politics, including “The Tragedy of Great Power Politics,” “Why Leaders Lie: The Truth about Lying in International Politics,” and most recently, “The Great Delusion: Liberal Dreams and International Realities.” Mearsheimer has won several teaching awards and his work is frequently taught to, and read by, twenty-first century students of political science.
Full bio: http://mearsheimer.uchicago.edu/biography.html
- Unresolved: U.S. National Security ( AGAINST THE MOTION )
- The Transatlantic Relationship Has Been Irreparably Damaged ( AGAINST THE MOTION )
- China and the U.S. Are Long-term Enemies ( FOR THE MOTION )
- Beware the Dragon: A Booming China Spells Trouble for America ( FOR THE MOTION )