Journal Articles & Book Chapters

Articles (Refereed)

Throwing Stones in Social Science: Nonviolence, Unarmed Violence, and the First Intifada,” Cooperation & Conflict, 52, no. 4 (December 2017), pp. 519-536. [online first: April 2017]

“American Engagement and the pathways to Arab-Israeli peace,” Cooperation & Conflict, 49, no. 4 (December 2014), pp. 536-553.

“Explaining the Carter administration’s Israeli-Palestinian Solution,” Diplomatic History 37, no. 5 (November 2013), pp. 1117-1147.

“Negotiating the Promised Land: The End of Innocence?” Israel Studies Forum 25, no. 1 (June 2010), pp. 88-98.

“Power without Influence: The Bush Administration’s Foreign Policy Failure in the Middle East,” International Security 33, no. 4 (Spring 2009), pp. 149-179.

“The Arab-Israeli Conflict and the Case of The Lemon Tree.International Studies Perspectives 9, no. 4 (November 2008), pp. 430-441.

“Mediation, Domestic Politics, and the Israeli-Syrian Negotiations, 1991-2000,” Security Studies 16, no. 3 (July-September, 2007), pp. 350-381.

“Israeli Unilateralism and Israeli-Palestinian Relations, 2001-2006,” International Studies Perspectives 7, no. 4 (November, 2006), pp. 360-376.

“Historical Schools and Political Science: An Arab-Israeli History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict,” Perspectives on Politics 3, no. 3 (September, 2005), pp. 577-582.

Visions in Collision: What Happened at Camp David and Taba?” International Security 28, no. 2 (Fall, 2003), pp. 5-43.

“The Second Intifada: An Early Look at the Background and Causes of Israeli-Palestinian Conflict,” Journal of Conflict Studies 22, no. 2 (Fall, 2003), pp. 114-141.

“September Statements, October Missiles, November Elections: Domestic Politics, Foreign-Policy Making, and the Cuban Missile Crisis,” Security Studies 10, no. 3 (Spring, 2001), pp. 80-114.

Book Chapters

“Understanding the US-Israeli Alliance,” in Geoffrey Gresh, editor, US Foreign Policy in the Middle East: From American Missionaries to the Islamic State (Routledge, forthcoming).

“US Policy after the Uprisings: Alliances, Democracy, and Force,” in Mark L. Haas and David W. Lesch, eds., The Arab Spring: Change and Resistance in the Middle East, second edition (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2016).

“Same old story? Obama and the Arab Uprisings,”
 in Mark L. Haas and David W. Lesch, eds., The Arab Spring: Change and Resistance in the Middle East (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2012), pp. 219-237.

“Modes of Iraqi Response to American Occupation,” in Davis Bobrow, ed., Hegemony Constrained: Evasion, Modification, and Resistance to American Foreign Policy (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2008), pp. 20-40.

“From Madrid and Oslo to Camp David: the United States and the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1991-2001” in David W. Lesch, ed., The Middle East and the United States: A Historical and Political Reassessment, 4th ed. (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2007), pp. 257-274.

“The Middle East: Continuation of the Peace Process,” with Geoffrey Kemp in SIPRI Yearbook 1995: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security (London: Oxford University Press, 1995), pp. 171-210.

Unpublished Essays and Articles

“A Brief History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict,” 2005 (briefly updated 2016).

“Social vs. Material Ways of Seeing the Political World,” January 2015.

If Not Balancing, What? Forms of Resistance to American Hegemony,” Discussion Paper 2004-02, March 2004.