Teaching Fellow of International Politics
Department of Political Economy
King’s College London
Bush House (North East Wing)
London WC2B 4BG
Phone: +44 (0)20 7848 4563
Room number: 9.07 Bush House (North East Wing)
Office Hours: Tuesdays 13.00 - 14.00 and Thursdays 16.00 - 17.00.
Keith Smith joined the Department of Political Economy in 2017 as a Teaching Fellow in International Politics. Prior to joining the department, Keith taught at the University of Strathclyde and the University of Glasgow.
World Politics since 1945
Issues in International Politics
Keith is primarily interested in International Relations broadly defined. He has specific interests in inter-war and post-war American realism; U.S. foreign policy; and the English School.
Smith, K. (2017) ‘The realism that did not speak its name: E.H. Carr’s diplomatic histories of the twenty years’ crisis’, Review of International Studies, 43(3), pp. 475–493.
Smith, K. (2017) ‘A reassessment of E.H. Carr and the realist tradition: Britain, German-Soviet Relations and neoclassical realism’, International Politics, 54(1), pp. 89–103.
Smith, K. (2016) ‘Realist foreign policy analysis with a twist: The rise and fall of dual containment’, Foreign Policy Analysis, 12(3), pp. 315–333.