Editor's Picks

published in MER282

Bargu, Banu. Starve and Immolate: The Politics of Human Weapons (New York: Columbia University Press, 2014).

Bashkin, Orit. Impossible Exodus: Iraqi Jews in Israel (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2017).

Bayat, Asef. Revolution Without Revolutionaries: Making Sense of the Arab Spring (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2017).

Bridge, Gavin and Philippe Le Billon. Oil (second ed.) (Cambridge: Polity Press, 2017).

Bucar, Elizabeth. Pious Fashion: How Muslim Women Dress (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2017).

Clarno, Andy. Neoliberal Apartheid: Palestine/Israel and South Africa After 1994 (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017).

Cook, Steven A. False Dawn: Protest, Democracy and Violence in the New Middle East (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017).

Drif, Zohra. Inside the Battle of Algiers: Memoir of a Woman Freedom Fighter (Charlottesville, VA: Just World Books, 2017).

Dudoignon, Stéphane A. The Baluch, Sunnism and the State in Iran: From Tribal to Global (London: Hurst, 2017).

Fields, Gary. Enclosure: Palestinian Landscapes in a Historical Mirror (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2017).

Gürsoy, Yaprak. Between Military Rule and Democracy: Regime Consolidation in Greece, Turkey and Beyond (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2017).

Harris, Kevan. A Social Revolution: Politics and the Welfare State in Iran (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2017).

Isakhan, Benjamin, Shamiran Mako and Fadi Dawood, eds., State and Society in Iraq: Citizenship Under Occupation, Dictatorship and Democratization (London: I. B. Tauris, 2017).

Kermani, Navid. Upheaval: The Refugee Trek Through Europe (Cambridge: Polity Press, 2017).

Laron, Guy. The Six-Day War: The Breaking of the Middle East (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2017).

Mathew, Johan. Margins of the Market: Trafficking and Capitalism Across the Arabian Sea (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2017).

Nassar, Maha. Brothers Apart: Palestinian Citizens of Israel and the Arab World (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2017).

Pappe, Ilan. The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories (London: Oneworld, 2017).

Schayegh, Cyrus. The Middle East and the Making of the Modern World (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2017).

Thrall, Nathan. The Only Language They Understand: Forcing Compromise in Israel and Palestine (New York: Metropolitan Books, 2017).

Youmans, William. An Unlikely Audience: Al Jazeera’s Struggles in America (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017).