Books and Book Chapters
Colley, Thomas and Carolijn van Noort. Forthcoming. Strategic Narratives, Ontological Security and Policy Change – China’s Belt and Road Initiative. Palgrave.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2022. China’s Communication of the Belt and Road Initiative: Silk Road and Infrastructure Narratives. Routledge.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2021. Infrastructure Communication in International Relations. New York: Routledge.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2020. “Visual Analysis of the Belt and Road Initiative: The Securing of a Regional Geopolitical Order, China’s Identity, and Infrastructure Development Narratives.” In One Belt, One Road, One Story? Towards an EU-China Strategic Narrative, edited by Alister Miskimmon, Ben O’Loughlin and Jinghan Zeng. London: Palgrave.
Journal Articles
van Noort, Carolijn. 2021. “The Aesthetic Power of Ships in International Political Communication: Why Ships Matter in China’s Communication of the Maritime Silk Road Initiative.” Global Society,
van Noort, Carolijn, and Thomas Colley. 2021. “How Do Strategic Narratives Shape Policy Adoption? Responses to China’s Belt and Road Initiative.” Review of International Studies 47 (1): 39–63.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2020. “Strategic Narratives, Visuality and Infrastructure in the Digital Age: The Case of China’s Maritime Silk Road Initiative.” Cambridge Review of International Affairs 33 (5): 734–751.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2019. “Strategic Narratives of the Past: An Analysis of China’s New Silk Road Communication.” Global Society 34 (2): 186-205.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2019. “Seeking Strategic Narrative Alignment: The Case of BRICS and Brazil on The Issue of Infrastructural Development.” Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional 62 (1):1-19.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2019. “The Construction of Power in the Strategic Narratives of the BRICS.” Global Society 33 (4): 462-478.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2018. “BRICS Issue Narrative on Culture: Strategic or Trivial?”International Journal of Cultural Policy24 (6): 786-797.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2017. “Modeling a Narrativist View for the Study of Strategic Narratives: The Case of the BRICS.” Women Talking Politics NZPSA. December issue: 20-21.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2017. “Study of Strategic Narratives: The Case of BRICS.” Politics and Governance 5 (3): 121-129.
van Noort, Carolijn. 2017. “Strategic Narratives of the BRICS: A Visual Analysis.” E-International Relations Open Access Website.

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