Middle East Journal

(The median citation count of Middle East Journal is 0. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
Tunisia's Foiled Coup of 1987: The November 8th Group4
Tunisia's Peripheral Cities: Marginalization and Protest Politics in a Democratizing Country3
Reclaiming National Identity in Kurdish School Textbooks2
The Development and Fragmentation of Kuwait's al-Jama'a al-Salafiyya: Purity over Pragmatism2
The BRI Is What Small States Make of It: Evaluating Kuwait's Engagement with China's Belt and Road Initiative2
Securitization as a Tool of Regime Survival: The Deployment of Religious Rhetoric in Bashar al-Asad's Speeches2
"King Bibi" and Israeli Illiberalism: Assessing Democratic Backsliding in Israel during the Second Netanyahu Era (2009–2021)2
Affluent and Well-Educated? Analyzing the Socioeconomic Backgrounds of Fallen Palestinian Islamist Militants2
Salafism, Sectarianism, and National Identity in Iraqi Kurdistan2
China and the Reconstruction of Syria2
Water Shortage in Iraq's Kurdistan Region: Problems with Iran and Possible Solutions2
Cities, Globalized Hubs, and Nationalism in the Persian Gulf2
The Roots of the Sadrist Movement: Muhammad al-Sadr, Religious Authority, and Sociopolitical Practice2
Iranian Reconstruction, Development, and Aid in Syria2
"They Were Going Together with the Ikhwan": The Influence of Muslim Brotherhood Thinkers on Shi'i Islamists during the Cold War2
Palestine and Palestinians: Political Economy of Palestine: Critical, Interdisciplinary, and Decolonial Perspectives, edited by Alaa Tartir, Tariq Dana, and Timothy Seidel (book review)1
Religion in the First Year of the Pandemic: Shi'i Jurisprudence on Covid-19 in the Islamic Republic of Iran1
State Weakness, al-Qa'ida, and Rebel Governance: Yemen from the Arab Spring until 20221
The Peace Process Carousel: The Israel Lobby and the Failure of American Diplomacy1
Modern History and Politics: A Tale of Two Narratives: The Holocaust, the Nakba, and the Israeli-Palestinian Battle of Memories, by Grace Wermenbol (book review)1
Managing Transition: The First Post-Uprising Phase in Tunisia and Libya, by Sabina Henneberg. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 275 pages. $99.99 cloth; $80 e-book.1
Palestine and Palestinians: The Endurance of Palestinian Political Factions: An Everyday Perspective from Nahr el-Bared Camp, by Perla Issa (book review)1
The Gulf Cooperation Council and the Elusiveness of Defense Cooperation: The Revealing Effect of the 2017–2021 Crisis1
Palestine and Palestinians: Spacing Debt: Obligations, Violence, and Endurance in Ramallah, Palestine, by Christopher Harker (book review)1
Military Doctrines in Israel and Iran: A Doctrinal Hybridity1
Background Briefing: The Social Media War in the Middle East1
Modern History and Politics: Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East, by Raffaella A. Del Sarto (book review)1
The Road Not Taken: The Amirav-Husayni Peace Initiative of 19871
Modern History and Politics: The Middle East Crisis Factory: Tyranny, Resilience and Resistance, by Iyad El-Baghdadi and Ahmed Gatnash (book review)1
Beyond Instrumentalism: Arab Nationalism and the Foreign Policy of Kuwait in the 1960s and 1970s1
The Limits of Right-Wing Populism in Power and the Israeli Political Crisis of 2018–20211
Seizing Nuclear Tehran: Obstacles to Understanding Iranian Nuclear Activities1
How Do Liberalized Autocracies Repress Dissent? Evidence from Morocco1
The World Cup: A Mixed Blessing for Qatari Soft Power (review article)1
The Gulf Monarchies and Israel: From Aversion to Pragmatism1
Arab Scholarship on Turkey's Regional Role before and after the Rise of the AKP1
Modern History and Politics: After the Arab Uprisings: Progress and Stagnation in the Middle East and North Africa, by Shamiran Mako and Valentine M. Moghadam (book review)1
The Evolution of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates , by Athol Yates. Warwick, UK: Helion & Co. 380 pages. $120.0
Turkey: Return to Point Zero: The Turkish-Kurdish Question and How Politics and Ideas (Re)Make Empires, Nations, and States, by Murat Somer (book reviews)0
Modern History and Politics: When Parliaments Ruled the Middle East: Iraq and Syria, 1946–63, by Matthieu Rey (book review)0
Editor's Note0
Review: Houses Built on Sand: Violence, Sectarianism and Revolution in the Middle East, by Simon Mabon0
Recent Publications0
Urbanism, Climate Change, and the Public Utility of Greening Cairo0
Philosophy, Religion, and Science: Islam and the Arab Revolutions: The Ulama between Democracy and Autocracy, by Usaama al-Azami (book review)0
Philosophy, Religion, And Science: Islam, Revival, and Reform: Redefining Tradition for the Twenty-First Century, edited by Natana J. DeLong-Bas (book review)0
Review: Sovereignty Suspended: Building the So-Called State, by Rebecca Bryant and Mete Hatay0
MILITARY CONFLICTS AND WARS: Quagmire in Civil War, by Jonah Schulhofer-Wohl. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 380 pages. $99.99 cloth; $32.99 paper.0
ALGERIA: The Algerian War, the Algerian Revolution, by Natalya Vince. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2020. 242 pages. $29.99 paper; $19.99 e-book.0
Israel: The Oxford Handbook of Israeli Politics and Society, edited by Reuven Y. Hazan, Alan Dowty, Menachem Hofnung, and Gideon Rahat (book review)0
United Arab Emirates: Reinventing the Sheikhdom: Clan, Power and Patronage in Mohammed bin Zayed's UAE, by Matthew Hedges (book review)0
Gulf Affairs: The Gulf States and the Horn of Africa: Interests, Influences and Instability, edited by Robert Mason and Simon Mabon (book review)0
Book Reviews0
Minorities and Minority Rights in Tur- key: From the Ottoman Empire to the Present State, by Baskın Oran. Translated by John William Day. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2021. 275 pages. $98.500
EGYPT: Egypt's Housing Crises: The Shaping of Urban Space, by Yahia Shawkat. Cairo: American University in Cairo Press, 2020. 312 pages. $49.95.0
Away from Chaos: The Middle East and the Challenge of the West, by Gilles Kepel. Translated by Henry Randolph. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. 366 pages. $35.0
Israel: We Are Not One: A History of America's Fight over Israel, by Eric Alterman (book review)0
ISRAEL: Israel in Africa: Security, Migration, Interstate Politics, by Yotam Gidron. London: Zed Books, 2020. 213 pages. $25.0
Algeria: Algeria: Politics and Society from the Dark Decade to the Hirak, by Michael J. Willis (book review)0
Review: Iran and Saudi Arabia: Taming a Chaotic Conflict, by Ibrahim Fraihat0
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Recent Publications0
Iran: An American Martyr in Persia: The Epic Life and Tragic Death of Howard Baskerville, by Reza Aslan (book review)0
Editor's Note0
Levant Affairs: In Search of Greater Syria: The History and Politics of the Syrian Social Nationalist Party, by Christopher Solomon and The Rise and Fall of Greater Syria: A Political Histo0
The Threat of North African Foreign Fighter Returnees: Myths and Realities0
Review: Jews, Muslims and Jerusalem: Disputes and Dialogues, by Moshe Ma'oz0
Water and Conflict in the Middle East, edited by Marcus Dubois King. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020. 288 pages. $34.95.0
Editor's Note0
Iran: Oil Crisis in Iran: From Nationalism to Coup d'État, by Ervand Abrahamian (book review)0
Yemen: Yemen in the Shadow of Transition: Pursuing Justice amid War, by Stacey Philbrick Yadav (book review)0
Recent Publications0
The AKP's Syria Policy and the Emergence of Competitive Authoritarianism in Turkey0
Escape to Germany in Syrian Television Drama: From Cross-Cultural Gender Constructions to Transnational Tropes of Masculinity and Homeland0
Egypt: The Muslim Brothers in Society: Everyday Politics, Social Action, and Islamism in Mubarak's Egypt, by Marie Vannetzel. Translated by David Tresilian (book review)0
Revolutionary Decades: Yemeni National Memory, 1962–20120
From the Mountains to the Élysée: The Precarious International Legitimacy of the Syrian Kurdish YPG and PYD0
Philosophy, Religion, and Science: Salafism and Biological Evolution: Online Salafi Reflections on the Theory of Evolution by Natural Selection, by Jean-Francois Letourneau (book review)0
Israel: Searching for Peace: A Memoir of Israel, by Ehud Olmert. Translated by David Hazony (book review)0
Iran: The Other Side of Silence: A Memoir of Exile, Iran, and the Global Women’s Movement, by Mahnaz Afkhami (book review)0
Modern History and Politics: God's Property: Islam, Charity, and the Modern State, by Nada Moumtaz (book review)0
Afghanistan: Afghan Crucible: The Soviet Invasion and the Making of Modern Afghanistan, by Elisabeth Leake (book review)0
How Much Does Oil Shape US Strategic Interests in the Middle East?0
"We Were Getting Close to God, Not Deportees": The Expulsion to Marj al-Zuhur in 1992 as a Milestone in the Rise of Hamas0
How Much Does Oil Shape US Strategic Interests in the Middle East?0
Recent Publications0
Iran: Triumph and Despair: In Search of Iran’s Islamic Republic, by Mehran Kamrava (book review)0
A Social Contract Moment: Egypt's National Action Charter and Saudi Arabia's Ten-Point Program Compared0
Iran: Creating Local Democracy in Iran: State Building and the Politics of Decentralization, by Kian Tajbakhsh (book review)0
Turkey: Turkey under Erdoğan: How a Country Turned from Democracy and the West, by Dimitar Bechev and Erdoğan’s War: A Strongman’s Struggle at Home and in Syria, by Gönül Tol (book revie0
In Memoriam0
Palestine and Palestinians: Becoming Palestine: Toward an Archival Imagination of the Future, by Gil Z. Hochberg, and Networked Refugees: Palestinian Reciprocity and Remittances in the Digi0
How ISIS Fights: Military Tactics in Iraq, Syria, Libya and Egypt, by Omar Ashour. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2021. 256 pages. $120 cloth; $19.95 paper.0
Islam, Democracy, and the Future of the Arab World (review article)0
Review: Information Warriors: The Battle for Hearts and Minds in the Middle East, by Vyvyan Kinross0
Saudi Arabia: Wahhabism and the World: Understanding Saudi Arabia's Global Influence on Islam, edited by Peter Mandaville (book review)0
A Wall of Despair: The Interplay of the Turkish Wall and Foreign Policy in Syria0
Israel: Continuity and Change in Political Culture: Israel and Beyond, edited by Yael S. Aronoff, Ilan Peleg, and Saliba Sarsar (book review)0
Review: Soleimani, the U.S., and Iran's Global Ambitions, by Arash Azizi0
Palestine and Palestinians: Open Gaza: Architectures of Hope, edited by Michael Sorkin and Deen Sharp, and Unsilencing Gaza: Reflections on Resistance, by Sara Roy (book review)0
Egypt: Acting Egyptian: Theater, Identity, and Political Culture in Cairo, 1869–1930, by Carmen M. K. Gitre, and Midnight in Cairo: The Divas of Egypt's Roaring '20s, by Raphael Cormack 0
Editor's Note0
Turkey: The Remaking of Republican Turkey: Memory and Modernity since the Fall of the Ottoman Empire, by Nicholas L. Danforth (book review)0
Turkey: Erdoğan: The Making of an Autocrat, by M. Hakan Yavuz (book review)0
Review: Losing the Long Game: The False Promise of Regime Change in the Middle East, by Philip H. Gordon0
ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE: The Power of Deserts: Climate Change, the Middle East, and the Promise of a Post-Oil Era, by Dan Rabinowitz. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2020. 184 pages. $0
Egypt: Media of the Masses: Cassette Culture in Modern Egypt,by Andrew Simon (book review)0
Syria: War-Torn: The Unmaking of Syria, 2011–2021, by Leïla Vignal (book review)0
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Levant Affairs: Reaching for the Heights: The Inside Story of a Secret Attempt to Reach a Syrian-Israeli Peace, by Frederic C. Hof (book review)0
Review: Exile and the Nation: The Parsi Community of India and the Making of Modern Iran, by Afshin Marashi0
Turkey: Turkey in Africa: Turkey's Strategic Involvement in Sub-Saharan Africa, by Federico Donelli (book review)0
SYRIA: Surviving the War in Syria: Survival Strategies in a Time of Conflict , by Justin Schon. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 249 pages. $39.99 cloth; $32 e-book.0
Cinema: Arab Americans in Film: From Hollywood and Egyptian Stereotypes to Self-Representation, by Waleed F. Mahdi (book review)0
Vision or Mirage: Saudi Arabia at the Crossroads , by David H. Rundell. New York: I. B. Tauris, 2021. 299 pages. $27.0
Iraq: Mosul under ISIS: Eyewitness Accounts of Life in the Caliphate, by Mathilde Becker Aarseth (book review)0
Dueling Legacies: Which Sultan Deserves Credit for Oman's Oil-Driven Development?0
Why Were They Not Radicalized? Young Members of the Muslim Brotherhood in the Aftermath of Egypt's 2013 Military Coup0
Recent Publications0
Libya: Libya and the Global Enduring Disorder, by Jason Pack (book review)0
IRAN: Iranian Women and Gender in the Iran- Iraq War, by Mateo Mohammad Farzaneh. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2021. 480 pages. $90 cloth; $24.95 paper.0
Review: Methodists and Muslims: My Life as an Orientalist, by Richard W. Bulliet0
Syrian Requiem: The Civil War and Its Aftermath, by Itamar Rabinovich and Carmit Valensi. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2021. 255 pages. $29.95.0
Background Briefing: The Geopolitics of Afghan-Iranian Relations0
The Origins of the Arab-Iranian Conflict: Nationalism and Sovereignty in the Gulf between the World Wars , by Chelsi Mueller. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 274 pages. $99.99.0
Coming of Age in Iran: Poverty and the Struggle for Dignity , by Manata Hashemi. New York: NYU Press, 2020. 222 pages. $89.0
Review: The Clash of Values: Islamic Fundamentalism versus Liberal Nationalism, by Mansoor Moaddel0
Deterrence through Diplomacy: Oman's Dialogue Facilitation Initiatives during the Yemeni Civil War0
Pre-Twentieth-Century History: The Lost and Untold History of the Kurds: Rediscovering the Beginning of the Western Civilisation and the Origin of the Indo-European Languages ca. 10000 BC–1300 CE0
Editor's Note0
Turkey: Turkey and the Kurdish Peace Process: Actors, Issues, and Context, by Arin Y. Savran (book reviews)0
Saudi Arabia: The Son King: Reform and Repression in Saudi Arabia, by Madawi Al-Rasheed (book review)0
Modern History and Politics: Entrepreneurs of Identity: The Islamic State's Symbolic Repertoire, by Christoph Günther (book review)0
Modern History and Politics: The Contemporary Middle East in an Age of Upheaval, edited by James L. Gelvin (book review)0
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Saudi Arabia: Charity in Saudi Arabia: Civil Society under Authoritarianism, by Nora Derbal (book review)0
MIGRATION AND REFUGEES: Reluctant Reception: Refugees, Migra- tion and Governance in the Middle East and North Africa, by Kelsey P. Norman. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 260 pages. $84.0
Syria: Syria Betrayed: Atrocities, War, and the Failure of International Diplomacy, by Alex J. Bellamy (book review)0
America and Iran: A History, 1720 to the Present , by John Ghazvinian. London: Oneworld, 2020. 667 pages. £35.0
Editor's Note0
Tunisia: The Tunisian Revolution and Democratic Transition: The Role of al-Nahdah, by Mohammad Dawood Sofi (book review)0
Afghanistan: The Afghanistan Papers: A Secret History of the War, by Craig Whitlock.0
Morocco: Killing Contention: Demobilizationin Morocco during the Arab Spring, by Sammy Zeyad Badran (book review)0
Turkey: A Past Against History, by Christine M. Philliou. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2021. 294 pages. $85 cloth; $32.95 paper.0
Pre-Twentieth-Century History: Empire of Salons: Conquest and Community in Early Modern Ottoman Lands, by Helen Pfeifer (book review)0
Editorial Foreword (1947)0
Book Reviews0
Turkey: Crafting Turkish National Identity, 1919–1927: A Rhetorical Approach, by Aysel Morin (book reviews)0
Arab Media Portrayals of Anti-Uyghur Repression: Chinese Propaganda, Anti-Islamist Anxiety, and Anti-Westernism0
Iraq: The Paranoid Style in American Diplomacy: Oil and Arab Nationalism in Iraq, by Brandon Wolfe-Hunnicutt (book review)0
The Blocked Road to Democracy: Culture Wars in the Arab World and the End of Politics (review article)0
Review: Graveyard of Clerics: Everyday Activism in Saudi Arabia, by Pascal Menoret0
Turkey: Turkey's State Crisis: Institutions, Reform, and Conflict, by Bülent Aras (book review)0
Education: The Political Economy of Education in the Arab World, edited by Hicham Alaoui and Robert Springborg (book review)0
Biography: Years of Glory: Nelly Benatar and the Pursuit of Justice in Wartime North Africa, by Susan Gilson Miller (book review)0
Tunisia: A Fledgling Democracy: Tunisia in the Aftermath of the Arab Uprisings, edited by Mohamed Zayani (book review)0
Book Reviews0
Modern History and Politics: Understanding the New Proxy Wars: Battlegrounds and Strategies Reshaping the Greater Middle East, edited by Peter Bergen, Candace Rondeaux, Daniel Rothenberg, and David0
Egypt: Cronyism and Elite Capture in Egypt: From Businessmen Cabinet to Military Inc., by Sarah Smierciak (book review)0
Review: Tunisian Civil Society: Political Culture and Democratic Function since 2011, by Alexander P. Martin0
Iraq: A Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: The Saudi Struggle for Iraq, by Katherine Harvey (book review)0
The Failed Ba'thification of Iraqi Kurdistan: The Ideological and Organizational Strategies of the Ba'th Party in Northern Iraq, 1968–20030
The Re-Enchantment of the Orient: Mista‘arvim and Their Special Status in Jewish-Israeli Society0
Iran: The Unfinished History of the Iran-Iraq War: Faith, Firepower, and Iran's Revolutionary Guards, by Annie Tracy Samuel (book review)0
Modern History and Politics: The Muslim Brotherhood: Ideology, History, Descendants, by Joas Wagemakers (book review)0
Memorializing the Conquest of Constantinople and Strengthening the Turkish-Greek Alliance in the Context of the Early Cold War0
The Grimness of the Alternatives: Carter, Israel, and the Civil War in Lebanon0
How and Why Has the Muslim Brotherhood in Jordan Changed since 2011?0
Political and Military Obstacles to the North African Regional Capability0
Review: Turkey's Mission Impossible: War and Peace with the Kurds, by Cengiz Çandar0
The Mo'talefeh (Islamic Coalition Society): From Revolutionary Allies to Challengers of Ayatollah Khomeini's Policies, 1979–19890
Syria: Everybody's War: The Politics of Aid in the Syria Crisis, edited by Jehan Bseiso, Michiel Hofman, and Jonathan Whittall (book review)0
US Recognition of Israeli Territorial Claims in the Golan Heights and Jerusalem: Implications for the Norm against Acquisition of Territory by Force0
Building a Proto-State on Quicksand: The Rise and Fall of the Palestinian State-in-Exile in Lebanon0
Recent Publications0
Turkey: Street-Level Governing: Negotiating the State in Urban Turkey, by Elise Massicard (book review)0
When Women Walk: Armed Groups and Women's Protest Participation during the Syrian Conflict0
Modern History and Politics: The One State Reality: What Is Israel/Palestine? edited by Michael Barnett, Nathan J. Brown, March Lynch, and Shibley Telhami (book review)0
Modern History and Politics: Islam, Justice, and Democracy, by Sabri Ciftci (book review)0
Policing Copts: Sadat, Shenouda, and the Transnational Diaspora Politics of Cold War Egypt0
Recent Publications0
The Resilience of Populism in Iranian Politics: A Closer Look at the Nexus between Internal and External Factors0
Women's Activism before and after the Arab Spring0
Islam in Modern Turkey , by Kim Shively. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2021. 216 pages. $29.95 paper.0
Editor's Note0
Egypt: Tahrir's Youth: Leaders of a Leaderless Revolution, by Rusha Latif (book review)0
Yemen: South Yemen's Independence Struggle: Generations of Resistance, by Anne-Linda Amira Augustin (book review)0
Editor's Note0
Morocco: Immigration Nation: Aid, Control, and Border Politics in Morocco, by Lorena Gazzotti (book review)0
MODERN HISTORY AND POLITICS: Jihadists of North Africa and the Sahel: Local Politics and Rebel Groups, by Alexander Thurston. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 349 pages. $29.99.0
TURKEY: The Kurds in Erdoğan's Turkey: Balancing Identity, Resistance and Citizenship , by William Gourlay. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2020. 270 pages. $110.0
Decolonizing Palestine: Hamas between the Anticolonial and the Postcolonial, by Somdeep Sen. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2021. 249 pages. $125 cloth; $29.95 paper.0
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Israeli Foreign Policy since the End of the Cold War , by Amnon Aran. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021. 433 pages. $99.99 cloth.0
The Bhutto Dynasty: The Struggle for Power in Pakistan , by Owen BennettJones. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2020. 408 pages. $28.0
Energy: Oil Money: Middle East Petrodollars and the Transformation of US Empire, 1967–1988, by David M. Wight (book review)0
SAUDI ARABIA Archive Wars: The Politics of History in Saudi Arabia, by Rosie Bsheer. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2020. 379 pages. $30 paper.0
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Editor's Note0
Modern History and Politics: Master of the Game: Henry Kissinger and the Art of Middle East Diplomacy, by Martin Indyk (book review)0
Police, Protests, and State Power: Confronting Order and Disorder in Jordan (review article)0
Review: New Media and Revolution: Resistance and Dissent in Pre-Uprising Syria, by Billie Jeanne Brownlee0
Editor's Note0
Turkey: Religion, Identity and Power: Turkey and the Balkans in the Twenty-First Century, by Ahmet Erdi Özturk (book review)0
The Oil Thief of Baghdad: Understanding Saddam's Motives for Invading Iran0
MOROCCO: Channeling Moroccanness: Language and the Media of Sociality, by Becky L. Schulthies. New York: Fordham University Press, 2020. 240 pages. $32.0
Modern History and Politics: Worldmaking in the Long Great War: How Local and Colonial Struggles Shaped the Modern Middle East, by Jonathan Wyrtzen (book review)0
The Last Shah: America, Iran, and the Fall of the Pahlavi Dynasty, by Ray Takeyh. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2020. 336 pages. $32.50.0
Modern History and Politics: Saudi Arabia and Iraq as Friends and Enemies: Borders, Tribes and a History Shared, by Joshua Yaphe (book review)0
Turkey: Figures that Speak: The Vocabulary of Turkish Nationalism, by Matthew deTar (book review)0
Egypt: Egypt: Revolution, Failed Transition and Counter-Revolution, by Azmi Bishara. Translated by Mandy McClure, Chris Hitchcock, and Peter Daniel (book review)0
Economic Conditions: Public Sector Reform in the Middle East and North Africa: Lessons from Experience for a Region in Transition, edited by Robert P. Beschel Jr. and Tarik M. Yousef (book revi0
Egyptian State Media in Opposition: Al-Ahram under Morsi, 2012–20130
Rethinking Islamophobia: Race, Empire, and Islam in a Global Context (review article)0
The Politics of Veiling in Iran and the Nonreligious Left in the Early 1980s0
Modern History and Politics: Rebuilding Arab Defense: US Security Cooperation in the Middle East, by Bilal Y. Saab (book review)0
Regional Trends0
On Origins: Arab Intellectuals' Debates on the Ideational Sources of ISIS0
The Far Right, Labor Unions, and the Working Class in Turkey since the 1960s0
Recent Publications0
Syria: Syria and the Neutrality Trap: The Dilemmas of Delivering Humanitarian Aid through Violent Regimes, by Carsten Wieland (book review)0
Iraq: Confronting Saddam Hussein: George W. Bush and the Invasion of Iraq, by Melvyn P. Leffler (book review)0
Hirak: Tales from the Maghrib (review article)0
Beyond Exception: New Interpretations of the Arabian Peninsula , by Ahmed Kanna, Amélie Le Renard, and Neha Vora. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2020. 153 pages. $125 cloth; $19.95 paper; $12.90
Turkey: The Nation or the Ummah: Islamism and Turkish Foreign Policy, by Birol Başkan and Ömer Taşpınar (book review)0
The Persistence of Orientalism: Anglo- American Historians and Modern Egypt , by Peter Gran. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2020. 232 pages. $70 cloth; $24.95 paper.0
Modern History and Politics: The Politics of Immigration beyond Liberal States: Morocco and Tunisia in Comparative Perspective, by Katharina Natter (book review)0
Tribe and State in the Arabian Peninsula0
Palestine and Palestinians: The Bride: An Illustrated History of Palestine, 1850–1948, by Roger Hardy (book review)0
Recent Publications0
Review: Nostalgia for the Empire: The Politics of Neo-Ottomanism, by M. Hakan Yavuz0
Editor's Note0
Endgames: Military Response to Protest in Arab Autocracies, by Hicham Bou Nassif. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 304 pages. $99.99 cloth; $34.99 paper.0
Party Practices in the Context of Lebanon’s Sectarian Political System: Explaining the Unachieved Goals of the Free Patriotic Movement0
Sirhan Sirhan and the Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy: Palestinian Rage and the Depoliticization of a Tragedy0
Editor's Note0
The Johnson Administration and Arab-Israeli Peacemaking after June 19670
Fighting for a Monopoly on Governance: How the Asad State "Won" the Syrian War and to What Extent0
Egypt: The Roots of Revolt: A Political Economy of Egypt from Nasser to Mubarak, by Angela Joya (book review)0
Recent Publications0
Syria: Revolutions Aesthetic: A Cultural History of Ba'thist Syria, by Max Weiss (book review)0