Edited Publications

Braun, Benjamin, Sebastian Schindler, and Tobias Wille (eds.). 2019. Rethinking Agency in International Relations. Special Issue in Journal of International Relations and Development 22(4). [Link]

Peer-reviewed Articles

Wille, Tobias, and Benjamin Martill. 2023. "Trust and Calculation in International Negotiations: How Trust Was Lost After Brexit". International Affairs 99(6): 2405-22. [Open Access]

Wille, Tobias. 2023. "Bureaucracy and the Everyday Practices of Contested State Diplomacy: The Paradigmatic Case of Kosovo". Review of International Studies. Online first. [Open Access]

Wille, Tobias. 2021. "Politics and its Limits in Clausewitz's Thought on War". Politische Vierteljahresschrift 62: 45–67. [Open Access]

Schindler, Sebastian, and Tobias Wille. 2019. "How Can We Criticize International Practices?". International Studies Quarterly 63(4): 1014-24. [Open Access]

Braun, Benjamin, Sebastian Schindler, and Tobias Wille. 2019. "Rethinking Agency in International Relations: Performativity, Performances, and Actor-Networks". Journal of International Relations and Development 22(4): 787-807. [Free Access]

Wille, Tobias. 2019. "Representation and Agency in Diplomacy: How Kosovo Came to Agree to the Rambouillet Accords". Journal of International Relations and Development 22(4): 808-31. [Link] [Postprint]

Schindler, Sebastian, and Tobias Wille. 2015. "Change in and through Practice: Pierre Bourdieu, Vincent Pouliot, and the End of the Cold War". International Theory 7 (2): 330–59. [Link] [Postprint]

Book Chapters and other Publications

Wille, Tobias. Forthcoming. "Trust". In Elgar Encyclopedia of International Relations, edited by Beate Jahn and Sebastian Schindler. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. 

Wille, Tobias. 2018. "Practice Turn in International Relations". In Oxford Bibliographies in International Relations, edited by Patrick James. New York, NY: Oxford University Press. [Link]

Wille, Tobias. 2016. "Diplomatic Cable". In Making Things International 2: Catalysts and Reactions, edited by Mark B. Salter, 166–78. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press. [Link]


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