Professor David Lovell

Professor of International and Political Studies
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
+61 2 6268 8203

LOCATION

Building 21 Room 364

  • ABOUT
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David W. Lovell PhD is a Professor in International and Political Studies and the Associate Dean (International) at UNSW Canberra at ADFA.

He was born and raised in Adelaide, where he completed his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees; he came to Canberra in 1981 to write his PhD under the supervision of Prof Eugene Kamenka in the History of Ideas Unit at ANU. He has been a member of the UNSW since 1983, first at RMC Duntroon, and now at ADFA. During the early 1990s, he edited The Political Theory Newsletter, and was managing editor of the Australian Journal of Political Science. In 1992, he was the Australian Parliamentary Political Science Fellow, and since 1993 he has been a member of the Executive Committee of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas, and was co-editor of its journal, The European Legacy, until 2017. He was a participant in the China-Australia Joint Seminar on Civil Society in Beijing in 1999, and was a member of the Australian government delegation to the Second Global Forum on Fighting Corruption and Safeguarding Integrity, held in The Hague, May 2001. He is a member of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific (CSCAP).

He was Head of the School of Politics at UNSW Canberra at ADFA from 2001–2003, Presiding Member of the Research Committee, 2003–2004, Acting Rector in 2004, Deputy Rector (Special Projects) in 2008 and Head of School of Humanities and Social Sciences from 2006-2016.

He is Editor of the Encyclopedia of Military Strategy, to be published by Springer in 2019.

Books

Lovell DW, 2017, Introduction: Making sense of the transition from communism

Primoratz I; Lovell DW, 2016, Protecting civilians during violent conflict: Theoretical and practical issues for the 21st century, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315602660

Lovell DW, 2015, Marx's Proletariat: The making of a myth, Routledge Library Editions: Marxism, Routledge, London

Primoratz, I ; Lovell, David, (ed.), 2012, Protecting civilians during violent conflict: Theoretical and practical issues for the 21st Century

Lovell DW; Windle K, (ed.), 2008, OUR UNSWERVING LOYALTY A documentary survey of relations between the Communist Party of Australia and Moscow, 1920-1940 Preface and Acknowledgements, AUSTRALIAN NATL UNIV, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000291532900001&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lovell DW; Windle K, (ed.), 2008, The scope and limits of this book, AUSTRALIAN NATL UNIV, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000291532900004&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lovell DW, (ed.), 2003, Asia-Pacific Security: Policy Challenges, ISEAS Publishers, Singapore

Lovell DW, 2002, The Transition: Evaluating the Postcommunist Experience, First, Ashgate, Aldershot

Lovell DW, 2001, The Macquarie student writer`s friend: A guide to essay writing, 1st, Macquarie Library, Sydney

Lovell DW; Maley WL; Kukathas C; McAllister I, 1998, The Australian political system (second edition), Original, Addison Wesley Longman, Melbourne

Lovell DW; Flaherty J, 1997, Marxism and Australian Socialism, Australian Scholary Publishing

Lovell DW; Flaherty J, 1997, Marxism and Australian Socialism before the Bolshevik Revolution, Original, Australian Scholarly Publishing, Melbourne

Lovell DW; McAllister I; Maley WL; Kukathas C, 1995, The Australian Political System, Original, Longman Australia, Melbourne

Kukathas C; Lovell DW; Maley W, 1990, The Theory of Politics, Addison-Wesley Longman

Lovell DW, 1984, From Marx to Lenin, Cambridge University Press

Book Chapters

Lovell DW, 2017, 'Creating Strategic Corporals? Preparing Soldiers for Future Conflict', in Lovell D; Baker D (ed.), The Strategic Corporal Revisited: Challenges Facing Combatants in 21st-Century Warfare, UCT Press, Cape Town,South Africa, pp. 131 - 146

Lovell DW, 2017, 'The 'Strategic Corporal' Revisited', in Lovell DW; Baker DP (ed.), The Strategic Corporal Revisited: Challenges Facing Combatants in 21st-Century Warfare, UCT Press, Cape Town, South Africa, pp. 1 - 18

Lovell DW, 2016, 'Educating for ethical behaviour? Preparing military leaders for ethical challenges', in , pp. 141 - 158

Lovell DW, 2016, 'Protecting civilians during violent conflict: An issue in context', in , pp. 1 - 16

Lovell DW, 2016, 'An American Faust: Reflections on Haus's adaptation of Goethe's Faust I', in Lovell D; Haus H (ed.), Goethe's Faust I The Making and Impact of a Contemporary Performance, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, pp. 74 - 88

Lovell DW, 2016, 'Introduction: A Contemporary Performance of Goethe's Faust I', in Lovell D; Haus H (ed.), Goethe's Faust I The Making and Impact of a Contemporary Performance, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, pp. 1 - 9

Lovell DW, 2016, 'Settling Protracted Social Conflicts: Trust, Identity, and the Resolution of the "Cyprus Issue"', in Lovell DW; Warner J; Kontos M (ed.), Contemporary Social and Political Aspects of the Cyprus Problem, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK Cambridge Scholars Publishing,, pp. 18 - 35

Lovell DW; Kontos M; Nicolini M; Warner J, 2016, 'Introduction', in Lovell DW; Kontos M; Warner J (ed.), Contemporary Social and Political Aspects of the Cyprus Problem, edn. first, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, pp. 1 - 17

Lovell DW, 2016, 'Communism and Nationalism', in Stone J (ed.), The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity and Nationalism, edn. First, John Wiley & Sons, West Sussex UK

Lovell DW, 2015, 'Introduction: The Challenges of Investigating Operational Incidents', in Lovell DW (ed.), INVESTIGATING OPERATIONAL INCIDENTS IN A MILITARY CONTEXT: LAW, JUSTICE, POLITICS, edn. International Humanitarian Law Series, BRILL, pp. 1 - +, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000356160800001&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lovell DW, 2015, 'The Tension between Secrecy and Transparency: Investigations in the 'Wiki Age'', in Lovell DW (ed.), INVESTIGATING OPERATIONAL INCIDENTS IN A MILITARY CONTEXT: LAW, JUSTICE, POLITICS, edn. International Humanitarian Law Series, Brill Nijhoff, Leiden, pp. 169 - 195, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000356160800010&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lovell DW, 2015, 'Surrender and detention', in Key concepts in military ethics, UNSW Press, Sydney, pp. 157 - 162

Lovell DW; Lovell DW, 2014, 'Responding to disasters in the Asia-Pacific region: state and civil society relationships', in Sakai M (ed.), Disaster Relief in the Asia Pacific: Agency and Resilience, Routledge, Abingdon, pp. 19 - 34, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315884356

Lovell DW, 2012, 'Protecting Civilians During Violent Conflict: An Issue in Context', in Lovell DW; Primoratz I (ed.), Protecting Civilians During Violent Conflict: Theoretical and Practical Issues for the 21st Century, Ashgate, Surrey, pp. 1 - 16

Lovell DW, 2012, 'Educating for ethical behaviour? Preparing military leaders for ethical challenges', in Protecting Civilians During Violent Conflict: Theoretical and Practical Issues for the 21st Century, pp. 141 - 157

Lovell DW, 2011, 'Communism', in Ritzer G; Ryan JM (ed.), The Concise Encyclopedia of Sociology, edn. first, Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, pp. 73 - 74

Lovell DW, 2010, 'Theatre and the Peloponnesian War: Pericles versus Aristophanes', in Georgiou C (ed.), Tenth International Symposium on Ancient Greek Drama: Identity and Diversity in Ancient Greek Drama, edn. First, Cyprus Committee of the International Theatre Institute, Nicosia, pp. 322 - 330

Lovell DW; Windle K, 2008, 'Wilderness years: 1924-1928', in Lovell DW; Windle K (ed.), OUR UNSWERVING LOYALTY: A DOCUMENTARY SURVEY OF RELATIONS BETWEEN THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF AUSTRALIA AND MOSCOW, 1920-1940, AUSTRALIAN NATL UNIV, pp. 193 - 269, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000291532900006&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lovell DW, 2008, 'Piecing Together the Past: The Comintern, the CPA, and the archives', in Lovell DW; Windle K (ed.), OUR UNSWERVING LOYALTY: A DOCUMENTARY SURVEY OF RELATIONS BETWEEN THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF AUSTRALIA AND MOSCOW, 1920-1940, ANU E Press, Canberra, pp. 1 - 23, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000291532900002&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lovell DW; Windle K, 2008, 'Forging a Communist Party for Australia: 1920-1923', in Lovell DW; Windle K (ed.), OUR UNSWERVING LOYALTY: A DOCUMENTARY SURVEY OF RELATIONS BETWEEN THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF AUSTRALIA AND MOSCOW, 1920-1940, AUSTRALIAN NATL UNIV, pp. 57 - 191, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000291532900005&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lovell DW; Windle K, 2008, 'The price of subservience: 1938-1940', in Lovell DW; Windle K (ed.), OUR UNSWERVING LOYALTY: A DOCUMENTARY SURVEY OF RELATIONS BETWEEN THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF AUSTRALIA AND MOSCOW, 1920-1940, AUSTRALIAN NATL UNIV, pp. 339 - 365, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000291532900008&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lovell DW; Windle K, 2008, 'Moscow takes command: 1929-1937', in Lovell DW; Windle K (ed.), OUR UNSWERVING LOYALTY: A DOCUMENTARY SURVEY OF RELATIONS BETWEEN THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF AUSTRALIA AND MOSCOW, 1920-1940, AUSTRALIAN NATL UNIV, pp. 271 - 338, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000291532900007&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lovell DW; Windle K, 2008, 'The CPA and the Comintern: from loyalty to subservience', in Lovell DW; Windle K (ed.), OUR UNSWERVING LOYALTY: A DOCUMENTARY SURVEY OF RELATIONS BETWEEN THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF AUSTRALIA AND MOSCOW, 1920-1940, AUSTRALIAN NATL UNIV, pp. 25 - 51, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000291532900003&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lovell DW, 2007, 'Lying and Politics', in Politics and Morality, Palgrave Macmillan, UK, pp. 189 - 208, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9780230625341

Lovell DW, 2007, 'Art and Communism in Europe: Heinze-Uwe Haus as Anti-Ideologue', in Meyer Dinkgräfe D (ed.), Brechtian Theatre of Contradictions: Providing Moral Strength under Conditions of Dictatorship: A Festschrift for Heinz-Uwe Haus, edn. Original, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle: UK, pp. 268 - 284

Lovell DW, 2007, 'Utopia', in Ritzer G (ed.), The Blackwell encyclopaedia of sociology, Vol 1, edn. Original, Oxford Publishing, Oxford, pp. 5155 - 5159

Lovell DW, 2007, 'Communism', in Ritzer G (ed.), The Blackwell encyclopaedia of sociology, Vol 1, edn. Original, Oxford Publishing, Oxford, pp. 612 - 617

Lovell DW, 2007, 'Strained Relations: Russia, Australia and the Comintern,1920-1940', in Massov A; McNair J; Poole T (ed.), Encounters under the Southern Cross: Two Centuries of Russian-Australian Relations 1807-2007, edn. First, Crawford House Publishing, Adelaide, pp. 163 - 184

Lovell DW, 2006, 'Sascha Talmor as Literary Critic - Introduction', in Living Novels: A Journey Through Twentieth-Century Fiction - Sascha Talmor, edn. First, New Academia, Washington, pp. xiii - xvii

Lovell DW, 2005, 'Corruption as a Transitional Phenomenon: Understanding Endemic Corruption in Postcommunist States', in Haller D; Shore C (ed.), Corruption: Anthropological Perspectives, edn. First, Pluto Press, London, pp. 65 - 82

Lovell DW, 2003, 'Australia and Asia-Pacific security after September 11: An introduction', in Asia-Pacific Security: Policy Challenges, pp. 1 - 16

Lovell DW, 2003, 'Asia-Pacific security in the age of the 'war on terror'', in Asia-Pacific Security: Policy Challenges, pp. 203 - 213

Lovell DW, 2003, 'The challenge for Australian foreign-policy professionals', in Asia-Pacific Security: Policy Challenges, pp. 17 - 28

Lovell DW, 2003, 'Multiculturalism and the New Europe', in Beitter UE (ed.), Critical Essays on Contemporary European Culture and Society, edn. First, Peter Lang, New York, pp. 111 - 123

Lovell DW, 2003, 'Democratization and the Development of Civil Society', in The Transition: Evaluating the Postcommunist Experience, edn. First, Ashgate, Aldershot, pp. 25 - 51