International Security & Foreign Policy

The Loom of Time: Between Empire and Anarchy from the Mediterranean to China

Grant Year: 2021


Robert Kaplan will research and write a book exploring the historical patterns of political change in the Middle East. He will analyze primary and secondary sources on the region’s history and conduct field work in Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Ethiopia, Lebanon, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia.

Foreign Policy Research Institute International Security & Foreign Policy

$89,155