New Texts Out Now By Joel Beinin and Lisa Hajjar (Revised and Updated Edition)
This text offers a basic introduction to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. Last updated in 2001, the revised edition provides a comprehensive look at the conflict for those with no previous knowledge of the subject.
Cities Media Roundup (July 1-28)
This is a monthly roundup of news articles, and other materials related to urban issues in the region, and beyond.
Melani Cammett, Compassionate Communalism: Welfare and Sectarianism in Lebanon
The provision of welfare and the dynamics of sectarian or ethnic politics share an important commonality, namely that they both involve the construction and maintenance of boundaries of inclusion.