Writer specializing in aviation; Alfred V. Verville Fellow at the National Air & Space Museum
Professor Emeritus in International Relations, the London School of Economics
Visiting Scholar, Sigur Center of Asian Studies, Elliott School for International Affairs, George Washington University
Richard Whittle is a writer specializing in aviation and author of The Dream Machine: The Untold History of the Notorious V-22 Osprey, (Simon & Schuster, 2010). Now at work on a history of the Predator, the first modern armed drone, for publisher Henry Holt and Company, Whittle is also the incoming Alfred V. Verville Fellow at the National Air & Space Museum for the 2013-2014 academi...
In Israel, Dr. Yuchtman-Ya'ar is head of the Steinmetz Center for Peace research at Tel Aviv University
In recent years my work has focused on the inter-actions between politics at global, regional and local levels with particular reference to East Asia. That was the main focus of my book The International Politics of East Asia Since 1945 (2005), which was a revised and updated version of a similar book published ten years previously. The first book explored how the dynamics of politics between the...
EducationPh. D. in social psychology from the University of Michigan-Ann ArborSubjectsIsrael,Middle EastExpertiseDr. Yuchtman-Ya'ar is a specialist in political behavior and public opinion