Journal Articles & Book Chapters

Articles (Refereed)

US Recognition of Israeli Territorial Claims in the Golan Heights and Jerusalem: Implications for the Norm against Acquisition of Territory by Force,” Middle East Journal 77, no. 2 (Autumn 2023), pp. 137-159. (Co-authored with Ehud Eiran)

Profile: the diffusion of global protests after George Floyd’s murder,” Social Movement Studies, online: February 1, 2023. (Co-authored with Elannah Devin)(editor, not peer, review)

“Egypt, Israel, and the United States at the Autonomy Talks, 1979,” Diplomacy & Statecraft 33, no. 3 (2022), 543-565.

Protests Under Trump, 2017-2021,” Mobilization 27, no. 1 (March 2022), pp. 13-26. (Co-authored with Erica Chenoweth, Tommy Leung, L. Nathan Perkins, and Jay Ulfelder)

Covid19 and protest repertoires in the United States: an initial description of limited change,” Social Movement Studies 20, no. 6 (2021), pp. 766-773. Online: December 11, 2020. (Co-authored with Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick)(editor, not peer, review)

Gender Imbalance in Expert Testimony at U.S. Senate Hearings,” The Forum 18, no. 2 (2020), pp. 197-205.

The Science of Contemporary Street Protest: New Efforts in the United States,” Science Advances 5, no. 10 (2019). (Co-authored with Dana R. Fisher, Kenneth T. Andrews, Neal Caren, Erica Chenoweth, Michael T. Heaney, Tommy Leung, and L. Nathan Perkins)

History in conflict: Israeli–Palestinian speeches at the United Nations, 1998–2016,” Mediterranean Politics 25, no. 4 (2020), pp. 476-498. Online: March 28, 2019.

“Foreign Cues and Public Views on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict,” The British Journal of Politics and International Relations 21, no. 1 (February 2019), pp. 169-188. Online: November 21, 2018. (Co-authored with Matthew Leep)

Horizontal Inequality and Violent Unrest in Jerusalem,” Terrorism and Political Violence 32, no. 6 (2020), pp. 1161-1185. Online: May 17, 2018.

“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.

Pre-prints and working papers

Covid19 and Protest Repertoires in the United States: An initial description of limited change,” APSA pre-print, July 2020. (co-authored with Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick)

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

Book Chapters

“Understanding the US-Israeli Alliance,” in Geoffrey F. Gresh and Tugrul Keskin, editors, US Foreign Policy in the Middle East: From American Missionaries to the Islamic State (New York: Routledge, 2018), pp. 105-117.

“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

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

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