Peter A. Furia is a lecturer of politics at the University of Virginia and the editorial administrator of Security Studies. Much of his research addresses public opinion and comparative foreign policy and utilizes surveydata to test claims about group identity and inter-group enmity in international relations. His other interests include mass-elite relations in democracies, the patriotism-cosmopolitanism debate and the history of international political thought. His research articles have appeared in Global Society, International Interactions, International Studies Quarterly and Polity and he has also published approximately a dozen book chapters, book reviews and shorter articles. He is co-editor (with Richard Sobel and Bethany Barratt) of Public Opinion and International Intervention: Lessons from the Iraq War (forthcoming in 2012 from Potomac Books).