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Edward J Kolla

Title

Assistant Professor at SFS-Qatar
History

Department

Qatar - Faculty
General profile

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Phone

+974 44578425

Location

GU-Q Building

Bio

Edward Kolla is an historian of European politics, culture, and international relations with a particular interest in the history of international law. His research has appeared in such leading journals as _French Historical Studies_ and _Law and History Review_. He is currently finishing a book manuscript on the impact and effect of the French Revolution on international law, specifically tracing the emergence of popular sovereignty as a justification for claims to territory. He is also preparing articles on the origins of the "Alien Tort Statute" and on changing conceptions of natural law during the Enlightenment and their repercussions for international law.

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Education

  • Ph.D. (2010) The Johns Hopkins University, history
  • Hon.B.A. (2003) The University of Toronto, history, international relations, French

Languages

  • French (speak, read, write)
  • German (read)
  • Italian (read)
  • Spanish (read)