Articles, Books, Other Writing

Articles

2022. "Exploiting Dissent: Foreign Military Interventions in the Arab Uprisings," forthcoming, International Politics.

2021. “Subverting Peace: the Origins and Legacies of de-Ba'athification in Iraq”, Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding 15(4): 476-493.

2021. "Evaluating the Pitfalls of Liberal Statebuilding in Post-2003 Iraq (2003-2021)", Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding 15 (4): 425-440.

2012. “Cultural Genocide and Key International Instruments: Framing the Indigenous Experience,” International Journal of Minority and Group Rights, 19 (June): 175-194.

Books

After the Arab Uprisings: Progress and Stagnation in the Middle East and North Africa, with Valentine Moghadam (New York: Cambridge University Press, July 2021). 

 

State and Society in Iraq: Citizenship under Occupation, Dictatorship and Democratisation, editor with Benjamin Isakhan and Fadi Dawood (London: I.B. Tauris, 2017).

Structuring Exclusion: the Institutional Legacies of Ethnic Conflict in Iraq, manuscript in preparation.

Works in Progress

 

“Ethnic Dominance in Iraq and Pakistan: a Comparative-Historical Approach,” with Wilfried Swenden. In progress.

 

“War, External Intervention, and Women’s Healthcare Outcomes in Post-2003 Iraq”, with Mahesh Kara. In progress.

 

Book Chapters

“The Right of Return in Iraq: Conceptualizing Insecurity, State Fragility and Forced Displacement,” with Hannibal Travis in Transitional Justice and Forced Migration: Critical Perspectives from the Global South (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2019). 

 “Political Parties, Elections and the Transformation of Iraqi Politics since 2003,” w/Marc Lemieux in Iraq: Negotiating Citizenship under Occupation, Authoritarianism and Democratization, eds., Benjamin Isakhan, Shamiran Mako, and Fadi Dawood (London: I.B. Tauris. Winter 2017).

“Conclusion,” with Benjamin Isakhan in Iraq: Negotiating Citizenship under Occupation, Authoritarianism and Democratization, eds., Benjamin Isakhan, Shamiran Mako, and Fadi Dawood (London: I.B. Tauris. 2017).

Other Publications

"Negotiating Peace in Iraq's Disputed Territories: Modifying the Sinjar AgreementLawfareblog. January 17 2021.

Institutionalizing Exclusion: de-Baathification in Post-2003 Iraq” POMEPS Studies 35

October 2019

 

“Iraq: Who’s to Blame?” World Affairs Journal, July 2014.

 

“The State of Higher Education in Iraq: Lessons from Eight Iraqi Fulbright Scholars,” Co-authored w/ Denis J. Sullivan, The American Academic Research Institute in Iraq, Fall 2014 Newsletter. 

 

"International Response to Bahrain's Arab Spring," e-International Relations.  July 2012.

 

“Saddam Hussein: a Political Biography,” The Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, 2nd edition. Ed. Richard C. Martin. 2 Vols (Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, Spring 2016).

 

“Peshmerga Fighters,” Encyclopedia of Modern Middle East Wars. 2010.

 

Co-authored w/Sargon Donabed, “Colonialism in the Middle East,” World History Encyclopedia. 2010.