Steve Jones

  • Professor of history at Southwestern Adventist University who specializes in American foreign policy and military history
  • Contributes articles on American foreign policy and military history to newspapers and magazines
  • Author of "The Right Hand of Command: Use and Disuse of Military Staffs in the Civil War," and several book chapters and encyclopedia entries on elements of warfare and its relation to foreign policy and social change

 

Experience

 

Steve Jones is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed articles on World History for three years. In addition to serving as a professor of history at Southwestern Adventist University, he contributes articles on American foreign policy and military history to a number of newspapers and magazines. He is the author of "The Right Hand of Command: Use and Disuse of Military Staffs in the Civil War," and several book chapters and encyclopedia entries on elements of warfare and its relation to foreign policy and social change.

Education

  • B.A. in journalism from Northwestern Oklahoma State University 
  • M.A. and Ph.D. in American history, both from Oklahoma State University
  • Post-doctoral work in political science at the University of Texas at Arlington

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