Summer 2009

VOL. 38


No. 4
P. 248
Bibliography of Periodical Literature
Summer 2009

This section lists articles and reviews of books relevant to Palestine and the Arab-Israeli conflict. Entries are classified under the following headings: Reference and General; History (through 1948) and Geography; Palestinian Politics and Society; Jerusalem; Israeli Politics, Society, and Zionism; Arab and Middle Eastern Politics; International Relations; Law; Military; Economy, Society, and Education; Literature, Arts, and Culture; Book Reviews; and Reports Received.




Corm, George. “Constantine Zureik: Are His Thoughts Outdated?” [in Arabic]. MA 31, no. 360 (Feb. 09): 96–98.

Hafez, Ziad. “Constantine Zureik and Socialist Thought” [in Arabic]. MA 31, no. 360 (Feb. 09): 99–112.

Harnisch, Chris, and QuinnMecham. “Democratic Ideology in Islamist Opposition? The Muslim Brotherhood’s ‘Civil State’.” MES 45, no. 2 (Mar. 09): 189–205.

Jeha, Michel. “Constantine Zureik (1909–2000): Biography and Writings” [in Arabic]. MA 31, no. 360 (Feb. 09): 122–34.

Matar, Jamil. “Constantine Zureik and His Combat against Backwardness” [in Arabic]. MA 31, no. 360 (Feb. 09): 116–21.

Mellor, Noah. “Arab Journalists as Cultural Intermediaries.” International Journal of Press/Politics 13, no. 4 (Oct. 08): 465–83.

Salhi, Zahia Smail. “Gender and Diversity in the Middle East and North Africa.” BRIJMES 35, no. 3 (Dec. 08): 295–304.

Schumann, Christoph. “The ‘Failure’ of Radical Nationalism and the ‘Silence’ of Liberal Thought in the ArabWorld.” CSSAME 28, no. 3 (08): 404–15.

Volpi, Frederic. “Political Islam in the Mediterranean: The View from Democratization Studies.” Democratization 16, no. 1 (Feb. 09): 20–38.

Zureik, Constantine. “The Arab Civilization” [in Arabic]. MA 31, no. 360 (Feb. 09): 23–38.




Abdel Jawad, Saleh. “Landed Property, Palestinian Migration to America and the Emergence of a New Local Leadership: al- Bireh 1919–1947.” JQ, no. 36 (09): 13–33.

Ajami, Fouad. “The Making of Strangers: Muslims, Jews, and the Other 1492.” Triquarterly, no. 131 (Dec. 08): 13–38.

Barker, James. “Monty and the Mandate in Palestine.” History Today 59, no. 3 (Mar. 09): 30–34.

Doumani, Beshara. “Archiving Palestine and the Palestinians: The Patrimony of Ihsan Nimr.” JQ, no. 36 (09): 3–12.

Frenkel, Yehoshua. “Muslim Travelers in Eretz Israel during the Middle Ages: Comments on the Travel Literature” [in Hebrew]. Cathedra, no. 128 (Jul. 08): 145–70.

Long, Andrew. “The Hidden and the Visible in British Orientalism: The Case of Lawrence of Arabia.” Critique 18, no. 1 (Mar. 09): 21–37.

Mazza, Roberto. “Churches at War: The Impact of the First World War on the Christian Institutions of Jerusalem, 1914– 20.” MES 45, no. 2 (Mar. 09): 207–27.

Nordbruch, Götz. “Bread, Freedom, Independence: Opposition to Nazi Germany in Lebanon and Syria and the Struggle for a Just Order.” CSSAME 28, no. 3 (08): 416–27.

Pearl, Judea. “Early Zionists and Arabs.” MEQ 15, no. 4 (Fall 08): 67–72.

Ronen, Yitzhak. “Fauzi al-Qawuqji and the Arab Liberation Army in the 1948 War toward the Attainment of King ‘Abdallah’s Political Ambitions in Palestine.” CSSAME 28, no. 3 (08): 569–66.




Allen, Lori A. “Martyr Bodies in the Media: Human Rights, Aesthetics, and the Politics of Immediation in the Palestinian Intifada.” American Ethnologist 36, no. 1 (Feb. 09): 161–80.

Alvi-Aziz, Hayat. “The (Non)Governance of Divided Territories: A Comparative Study of Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Palestine.” CSSAME 28, no. 3 (08): 467–72.

Amer, M. Mosheer “‘Telling-it-like-it-is: The Delegitimation of the Second Palestinian Intifada in Thomas Friedman’s Discourse.” Discourse and Society 20, no. 1 (09): 5–32.

Awkal, Talal. “Testimonies: Bloody Fate of Four Palestinian Families” [in Arabic]. MDF, no. 77 (Win. 09): 66–71.

Bebars, Samia. “The Reconstruction of Gaza” [in Arabic]. SD 45, no. 176 (Apr. 09): 176–80.

Bishara, Azmi (interview). “Israel’s Assault on Gaza: A Transformation Moment? An Interview by Mouin Rabbani” JPS 38, no. 3 (Spr. 09): 38–53.

Blecher, Robert. “Operation Cast Lead in the West Bank.” JPS 38, no. 3 (Spr. 09): 64–71.

Chalmers, Iain, Jennifer Leaning, Harry S. Shannon, et al. Lancet Steering Group on the Occupied Palestinian Territory.” The Lancet 373, no. 9666 (7 Mar.–13 Mar. 09): 788–90.

Enshassi, Adnan, Sherif Mohamed, and Said El-Ghandour. “Problems Associated with the Process of Claim Management in Palestine: Contractors’ Perspective.” Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management 16, no. 1 (09): 61–72.

Feldman, Ilana. “Gaza’s Humanitarianism Problem.” JPS 38, no. 3 (Spr. 09): 22–37.

Frisch, Hillel. “The Death of the PLO.” MES 45, no. 2 (Mar. 09): 243–61.

Giacaman, George. “The Undermining of the Palestinian Authority and the Return of Resistance” [in Arabic]. SD 45, no. 176 (Apr. 09): 124–27.

Gomaa, Muhammad. “Fatah and Hamas: Managing Disparity” [in Arabic]. SD 45, no. 176 (Apr. 09): 182–31.

Hanafi, Sari. “Spacio-cide: Colonial Politics, Invisibility and Rezoning in Palestinian Territory.” CAA 2, no. 1 (Jan. 09): 106–21.

Hilal, Jamil. “After the War: Palestine Needs a New Political Apparatus” [in Arabic]. MDF, no. 77 (Win. 09): 39–48.

Hovdenak, Are. “Hamas in Transition: The Failure of Sanctions.” Democratization 16, no. 1 (Feb. 09): 59–80.

Hroub, Khaled. “Palestinian Islamism: Conflating National Liberation and Sociopolitical Change.” ISpec 43, no. 4 (Dec. 08): 59–72.

Kayyali, Majid. “The Crisis of the Palestinian National Movement: Between the Negotiators and the Fighters” [in Arabic]. ShA, no. 137 (Spr. 09): 97–108.

Al-Khatib, Issam A. “Children’s Perceptions and Behavior with Respect to Glass Littering in Developing Countries: A Case Study in Palestine’s Nablus District.” Waste Management 29, no. 4 (Apr. 09): 1434– 37.

Lange, Karen E., and Michael Melford. “The Stolen Past.” National Geographic 214, no. 6 (Dec. 08): 60–65.

Sela, Rona. “Presence and Absence in ‘Abandoned’ Palestinian Villages.” History of Photography 33, no. 1 (Feb. 09): 71–79.

Tawil, Yousef A. “The Philadelphi Crossing: A Palestinian Perspective” [in Arabic]. SD 45, no. 176 (Apr. 09): 158–63.

Thawaba, Salem A. “Urban Growth of a City under Siege: Tulkarm, Palestine over the Past Century.” Journal of Planning History 8, no. 1 (Feb. 09): 27–46.

Tutu, Archbishop Desmond. “Negotiate with Hamas.” New Perspectives Quarterly 25, no. 3 (Sum. 08): 59–62.

Waterston, Tony, Samia Halileh, Jumana Odeh, et al. “Teaching Child Health in the Occupied Palestinian Territory.” The Lancet 373, no. 9667 (14 Mar.–20 Mar. 09): 878–80.

Williams, Emma. “A Palestinian Physician’s Memoir of Life in Israel.” The Lancet 373, no. 9666 (7 Mar.–13 Mar. 09): 799–800.

Yasin, Mahmoud M., Jafar Alavi, and Fifi H. Saba. “Executive Courage in the Palestinian Organizational Culture: An Exploratory Investigation.” Cross Cultural Management 15, no. 4 (08): 399–411.

Zelkovitz, Ido. “Fatah’s Embrace of Islamism.” MEQ 15, no. 2 (Spr. 08): 19–26.




Dessuki, Abu Bakr. “The Judaization of Jerusalem: An Increasing Israeli Threat” [in Arabic]. SD 45, no. 176 (Apr. 09): 148–53.

Fishman-Duker, Rivkah. “‘Jerusalem: Capital of the Jews’: The Jewish Identity of Jerusalem in Greek and Roman Sources.” JPSR 20, nos. 3–4 (Fall 08),

Gordon, Gil. “From Mission Station to Neighborhood: The Development of the ‘Syrian Orphanage’ (Schneller) Compound in Jerusalem in the Late Ottoman Period” [in Hebrew]. Cathedra, no. 128 (Jul. 08): 73–100.

Issa, Hasan O. “Zionist Excavations under the al-Aqsa Mosque: Series of Failure and Fraud” [in Arabic]. MA 31, no. 361 (Mar. 09): 108–24.

Khoury-Kassabri, Mona, and Asher Ben-Arieh. “Adolescents’ Approach toward Children’s Rights: Comparison among Christian, Jewish, and Muslim Children in Jerusalem.” Journal of Social Issues 64, no. 4 (Dec. 08): 881–901.

Mazza, Roberto. “Churches at War: The Impact of the First World War on the Christian Institutions of Jerusalem, 1914– 20.” MES 45, no. 2 (Mar. 09): 207–27.

Nassar, Issam. “A Liminal Existence in Jerusalem: al-Baq’a 1949.” JQ, no. 36 (09): 34–47.

Zink, Valerie. “A Quiet Transfer: The Judaization of Jerusalem.” CAA 2, no. 1 (Jan. 09): 122–33.




Abraham, Matthew. “The Perils of Separation: Fouzi El-Asmar’s To Be an Arab in Israel as an Allegory of Settler Colonial Anxiety.” SAQ 107, no. 4 (Fall 08): 715–34.

Ajzenstadt, Mimi, and Barak Ariel. “Terrorism and Risk Management: The Israeli Case.” Punishment and Society 10, no. 4 (Oct. 08): 355–74.

Aronson, Shlomo. “Israel’s Security and the Holocaust: Lessons Learned, but Existential Fears Continue.” IsS 14, no. 1 (Spr. 09): 65–93.

Bar-Tal, Daniel, Amiram Raviv, Alona Raviv, et al. “The Influence of the Ethos of Conflict on Israeli Jews’ Interpretation of Jewish-Palestinian Encounters.” JCR 53, no. 1 (Feb. 09): 94–118.

Ben-Arye, Eran, Khaled Karkabi, Sonia Karkabi, et al. “Attitudes of Arab and Jewish Patients toward Integration of Complementary Medicine in Primary Care Clinics in Israel: A Cross-Cultural Study.” Social Science and Medicine 68, no. 1 (Jan. 09): 177–82.

Blau, Uri. “Secret Israeli Database Reveals Utmost Settlement Area” [in Arabic]. MDF, no. 77 (Win. 09): 179–89.

Brahen, Roy, and Derek Cohen. “Zionism and Apartheid: An Exchange.” Samalgundi, nos. 160–61 (Fall–Win. 08): 249–53.

Cohen, Asher, and Bernard Susser. “Jews and Others: Non-Jewish Jews in Israel.” IsA 15, no. 1 (Jan. 09): 52–65.

Danel, Adam. “A Methodological Critique of the Concept of Ethnic Democracy.” JIsH 28, no. 1 (Mar. 09): 37–54.

Davidovitch, Nitza, and Dan Soen. “A College as a Lever for Graduates Settling in the Region: A Case Study of the College of Judea and Samaria.” IsA 15, no. 1 (Jan. 09): 66–80.

de Crousaz, Pascal. “Begin à Camp David, ou le succès des techniques israéliennes de négociation.” Relations Internationales, no. 135 (08): 99–128.

Ein-Dor, Phillip. “The Internet in Israel: 1999–2007 with International Comparisons.” Journal of Global Information Technology Management 11, no. 3 (08): 65–93.

Ein-Gil, Ehud, and Moshe Machover. “Zionism and Oriental Jews: A Dialectic of Exploitation and Co-optation.” Race and Class 50, no. 3 (Jan. 09): 62–76.

Friling, Tuvia. “A Blatant Oversight? The Right-Wing in Israeli Holocaust Historiography.” IsS 14, no. 1 (Spr. 09): 123–69.

Gad, Emad. “War and Elections in Israel: A Crisis of Society and Elite” [in Arabic]. SD 45, no. 176 (Apr. 09): 112–15.

Gershenson, Olga. “Accented Memory: Russian Immigrants Reimagine the Israeli Past.” JIsH 28, no. 1 (Mar. 09): 21–36.

Gutwein, Daniel. “The Privatization of the Holocaust: Memory, Historiography, and Politics.” IsS 14, no. 1 (Spr. 09): 36–64.

Halperin, Eran. “Group-based Hatred in Intractable Conflict in Israel.” JCR 52, no. 5 (Oct. 08): 713–36.

Hanafi, Sari. “Place Cleansing: A New Attempt to Understand the Strategies of the Israeli Colonial Project” [in Arabic]. MA 31, no. 360 (Feb. 09): 67–84.

Hirsch, Richard G. “Where Reform Zionism Differs: Personal Reflections.” The Reform Jewish Quarterly 55, no. 4 (Fall 08): 29–42.

Hobfoll, Stevan E., Patrick A. Palmieri, Robert J. Johnson, et al. “Trajectories of Resilience, Resistance, and Distress during Ongoing Terrorism: The Case of Jews and Arabs in Israel.” Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 77, no. 1 (Feb. 09): 138–48.

Karsenty, Philippe (interview). “‘We Need to Expose the Muhammad al-Dura Hoax’.” MEQ 15, no. 4 (Fall 08): 57–66.

Lim, Kevjn. “Neither Left nor Right but Backwards: The Failure of Centrist Parties in Israel and Their Relationship to the Multiparty System.” IsA 15, no. 1 (Jan. 09): 28–51.

Litwin,Howard, and Elasher Leshem. “Late-life Migration, Work Status, and Survival: The Case of Older Immigrants from the Former Soviet Union in Israel.” International Migration Review 42, no. 4 (Dec. 08): 903–25.