Critical International Relations theory
Communication and conflict
Empathy and emotions
Humanitarian intervention and the use of force
Use of force/Diplomacy
Narratives of Conflict in the Middle East (UG)
Communication and Conflict in World Politics (UG)
Humanitarian Intervention: Civilians or Sovereignty? (MSc)
Head, N. (2015) A politics of empathy: encounters with empathy in Israel and Palestine. Review of International Studies, (Accepted for Publication)
Head, N. (2013) Tango: the intimate dance of conflict transformation. Open Democracy,
Head, N. (2012) Justifying Violence: Communicative Ethics and the Use of Force in Kosovo. Series: New approaches to conflict analysis. Manchester University Press: Manchester. ISBN 9780719083075
Head, N. (2012) Transforming relations with Iran: the missing dimension of the ‘moral imagination’. Interventions, 1(2), pp. 1-3.
Head, N. (2012) Transforming conflict: trust, empathy, and dialogue. International Journal of Peace Studies, 17(2), pp. 33-55.
Head, N. (2012) The contribution of trust, empathy, and dialogue: talking to Iran. International Studies Today, 2(1), p. 9.
Boon, V., and Head, N. (2010) Critical theory and the language of violence: exploring the issues. Journal of Global Ethics, 6(2), pp. 79-87.
Head, N. (2010) Bringing reflective judgement into International Relations: Genocide in Rwanda. Journal of Global Ethics, 6(2), pp. 191-204.