Member News

ASMEA Member Banu Eligur Publishes Latest Article

ASMEA member Prof. Banu Eligur published her article, “Political Islam,” in The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity, and Nationalism...    read more 

ASMEA Member Shaul Bartal Publishes Article and New Book

ASMEA Member Dr. Shaul Bartal published the article “Yom Kippur War Influence at the PLO Recognition and the Palestinian Problem” in the journal, History Research (Volume 5, Number 4, Oct.-Dec. 2015). A new book titled, Jihad in Palestine: Political Islam and the Israeli-Arab Conflict, by ASMEA Member Dr. Shaul Bartal, was just released by Routle...    read more 

ASMEA Member Col. Norvell De Atkine Publishes Latest Article

ASMEA Member Col. Norvell De Atkine (ret.) published the paper “Muhammad Taught Us How to Fight”: The Islamic State and Early Islamic Warfare Tradition” in the Middle East Review of International Affairs (MERIA), a peer-reviewed journal of the Rubin Center for Research in International Affairs at IDC Herzliya. This paper also was presented ...    read more 

ASMEA Member Guita Hourani Publishes Latest Books

ASMEA Member Guita Hourani recently published two books, “In Line with the Divine”: The Struggle for Gender Equality in Lebanon (Abelian Academic) on November 16th, 2015 and The Kurds of Lebanon: Socioeconomic Mobility and Political Participation via Naturalization, translated into Persian by Ali Mohammadian, ...    read more 

ASMEA Member Robert Barnidge Publishes Latest Book

ASMEA Member Dr. Robert Barnidge, Jr.’s new book, Self-Determination, Statehood, and the Law of Negotiation: The Case of Palestine, was just published by Hart Publishing, Oxford...    read more 

ASMEA Member D Gershon Lewental to be Associate Editor at the Journal of Persianate Studies

Beginning January 2016, ASMEA Member Prof. D Gershon Lewental will assume the role of Associate Editor at the Journal of Persianate Studies, the flagship publication of the Association for the Study of Persianate Societies, published by Brill...    read more 

ASMEA Member Jonathan Pidluzny Publishes Article with the Rubin Center

ASMEA Member Prof. Jonathan Pidluzny published his article with the Rubin Center in International Affairs titled, “Why the Arab Spring Failed: The Cultural Roots of the Arab Predicament, a Review Essay of Tarek Heggy’s the Arab Cocoon and the Arab Mind Bound.&#...    read more 

ASMEA Member Franck Salameh Publishes Latest Book

ASMEA Member Franck Salameh published his most recent book, Charles Corm: An Intellectual Biography of a Twentieth-Century Lebanese “Young Phoenician” (Lexington Books) on July 7, ...    read more 

ASMEA Vice President Dr. J. Peter Pham Contributes to Newly Released Book

ASMEA Vice President Dr. J. Peter Pham contributed the chapter on Africa to the book, Choosing to Lead: American Foreign Policy for a Disordered World, newly released by the John Hay Initiative,  an informal coalition of foreign policy experts committed to restoring the bipartisan tradition of American leadership in world affairs...    read more 

ASMEA Member Carl Wege Publishes Latest Article

ASMEA Member Prof. Carl Wege published his article “Urban and Rural Militia Organizations in Syria’s Less Governed Spaces” in the Journal of Terrorism Research, University of St Andrews (Volume 6 Issue 3 – September 2015). This article’s research was partially supported by an ASMEA grant...    read more