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Juan Cole

Juan Cole

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Richard P Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History, Professor of History and Director of Academic Program, Middle Eastern and North African Studies, International Institute, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
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Richard P. Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History, Middle East and South Asia


History 497, Climate and History

Journal articles on green energy The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and the Gulf Crisis," Gulf Studies Center Monographic Series, Qatar University, No. 4 (June 2019):1-22.

"Middle East," in Imre Szeman, Jennifer Wenzel and Patricia Yaeger, eds., Fueling Culture 101: Words for Energy and Environment (New York: Fordham University Press, 2017), pp. 224-226.

"Chinese Soft Power and Green Energy Investment in the Greater Middle East." Sociology of Islam 4 (2016):59-72.


Can the Caribbean’s Tourism Economy Survive Climate Change? The Nation, July 6, 2017

"Hawaii’s Governor Dumps Oil and Gas in Favor of 100 Percent Renewables," The Nation August 26, 2015

Essays at Informed Comment

Juan Cole on Green Energy

UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

My work contributes directly toward solving the United Nations SDGs listed below. Learn more.

3. Good Health and Well-Being
6. Clean Water and Sanitation
7. Affordable and Clean Energy
8. Decent Work and Economic Growth
10. Reduced Inequalities
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities
12. Responsible Consumption and Production
13. Climate Action
16. Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions