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Sussex Academic Press has one of the most comprehensive and rich lists of Middle East titles. Written from the perspectives of Israelis and Arabs, liberals and conservatives, Sussex Middle East studies tackles social, military, political and cultural debates, from the question of the Palestinian refugees to the state of the Jewish nation, and represents a significant and important contribution to political developments in the region.

Abdullah al-Tall – Arab Legion Officer
Ronen Yitzhak

After the War in Iraq
Edited by Shai Feldman

Anglo-American Policy toward the Persian Gulf, 1978–1985
Tore T. Petersen

The Arab Nationalist Advisor
Joseph A. Kéchichian

Arab Politics, Palestinian Nationalism and the Six Day War
Moshe Shemesh

Arab–Jewish Relations
Edited by Elie Podeh and Asher Kaufman

Arab Political Demography: Volume 1: Population Growth and Natalist Policies
Onn Winckler

Arab Political Demography: Population Growth, Labor Migration and Natalist Policies (Revised and Expanded Second Edition)
Onn Winckler

Arab Political Demography: Population Growth, Labor Migration and Natalist Policies (Revised and Expanded Third Edition)
Onn Winckler

Arabic between State and Nation
Camelia Suleiman

The Arabs in Israel
Ori Stendel

Arms Control in the Middle East
Emily B. Landau

Asad in Search of Legitimacy
Mordechai Kedar

The Attempt to Uproot Sunni-Arab Influence
Joseph A. Kéchichian

Bedouin Mubasha’ Justice
Joseph Ginat

Bedouin in the Holy Land during the Ottoman Era, 1516–1918
Muhammad Suwaed

Blood Revenge
Joseph Ginat

Britain and the Middle East
Edited by Elie Podeh and Zach Levey

Britain and the Yemen Civil War, 1962–1965
Clive Jones

Britain’s Imperial Position in Egypt, 1942–1947
Eran Lerman

The Camp David Summit – What Went Wrong?
Edited by Shimon Shamir and Bruce Maddy Weitzman

China and the Persian Gulf
Mordechai Chaziza

China’s Middle East Diplomacy
Mordechai Chaziza

The City of Jerusalem
Meir Margalit

Combined Arms Warfare in Israeli Military History
David Rodman

Contesting Symbolic Landscape in Jerusalem
Yitzhak Reiter

The Cold War and Soviet Mistrust of Churchill’s Pursuit of Détente, 1951–1955
Uri Bar-Noi

David Ben-Gurion, the State of Israel, and the Arab World, 1949–1956
Zaki Shalom

The Decline of the Anglo-American Middle East, 1961–1969
Tore T. Petersen

The Decline of Arab Unity: The Rise and the Fall of the UAR
Elie Podeh

Defence and Diplomacy in Israel’s National Security Experience
David Rodman

Demographic Developments and Population Policies in Ba’thist Syria
Onn Winckler

Druze in the Middle East: Their Faith, Leadership, Identity and Status
Nissim Dana

Druze & Jews in Israel: A Shared Destiny?
Zeidan Atashi

Egypt and the Second Palestinian Intifada
Rami Ginat and Meir Noema

The Emergence of States in a Tribal Society
Uzi Rabi

Fatah and the Politics of Violence
Anat N. Kurz

From Alliance to Union
Joseph A. Kéchichian

From Desert to Town
Tomer Mazarib

From Fighters to Soldiers
Yaacov N. Goldstein

The Gaza Strip
Nathan Shachar

The Holy Places of Jerusalem in Middle East Peace Agreements
Enrico Molinaro

In Defence of Britain’s Middle Eastern Empire
Timothy J. Paris

In the Name of Oil
Ivan L. G. Pearson

Investment in Peace
Shaul Mishal, Ranan Kuperman and David Boas

The Iraq War: Hidden Agendas and Babylonian Intrigue
Raphael Israeli

Islamic Terror Abductions in the Middle East
Shaul Shay

Islam in Indonesia
Giora Eliraz

Israeli–Jordanian Dialogue, 1948–1953
Yoav Gelber

The Israeli–Palestinian Peace Process
Robert L. Rothstein, Moshe Ma’oz and Khalil Shikaki

Israel and Islamic Terror Abductions, 1986–2016
Shaul Shay

Israel and the Post-Zionists
Edited by Shlomo Sharan

Israel in Search of a War
Motti Golani

Israel in the 1973 Yom Kippur War
David Rodman

Israel’s Intelligence Assessment before the Yom Kippur War
Aryeh Shalev

Israel’s Nuclear Option
Zaki Shalom

Israel, the United States, and the War Against Hamas, July–August 2014
Zaki Shalom

The Jordanian–Palestinian–Israeli Triangle
Edited by Joseph Ginat and Onn Winckler

Jerusalem Syndrome
Moshe Amirav

Jews, Muslims and Jerusalem
Moshe Ma’oz

King Hussein and the Evolution of Jordan’s Perception of a Political Settlement with Israel, 1967–1988
Joseph Nevo

Lost in Translation
Edited by Uzi Rabi and Abdelilah Bouasria

The “Magic Carpet” Exodus of Yemenite Jewry
Esther Meir-Glitzenstein

Media Politics and Democracy in Palestine
Amal Jamal

Metamorphosis of the Nation (al-Umma)
Kais M. Firro

The Middle East Peace Process
Joseph Ginat, Edward J. Perkins and Edwin G. Corr

The Middle East Strategic Balance 2003–2004
Edited by Shai Feldman and Yiftah S. Shapir

The Middle East Strategic Balance 2004–2005
Edited by Zvi Shtauber and Yiftah S. Shapir

The Middle East Strategic Balance 2005–2006
Edited by Zvi Shtauber and Yiftah S. Shapir

Middle Eastern Minorities and Diasporas
Edited by Moshe Ma’oz and Gabriel Sheffer

Modern Syria
Edited by Moshe Ma’oz, Joseph Ginat and Onn Winckler

Muslim Attitudes to Jews and Israel
Edited by Moshe Ma’oz

National Schism and Civil Integration
Prof. Alexander Bligh and Gadi Hitman

The Nature of War
Ron Tira

The Nixon Administration and the Middle East Peace Process, 1969–1973
Boaz Vanetik and Zaki Shalom

Palestine 1948
Yoav Gelber

Palestine in the Second World War
Daphna Sharfman

The Palestinian Impasse in Lebanon
Simon Haddad

The Palestinian Refugees
Edited by Joseph Ginat and Edward J. Perkins

The Palestinian Regime
As’ad Ghanem

The Palestinians between Terrorism and Statehood
Pinhas Inbari

Perspectives of Psychological Operations (PSYOP) in Contemporary Conflicts
Ron Schleifer

The Political Legacy of King Hussein
Alexander Bligh

The Political Transformation of Gulf Tribal States
Shaul Yanai

The Politics of Protest
Reuven Kaminer

Population Growth and Migration in Jordan, 1950–1994
Onn Winckler

Post-Saddam Iraq
Edited by Amnon Cohen and Noga Efrati

Radical Islam in Egypt and Jordan
Nachman Tal

The Red Sea Region between War and Reconciliation
Shaul Shay

The Role of US Diplomacy in the Lead-Up to the Six Day War
Zaki Shalom

Sa‘udi Policies towards Migrants and Refugees
Joseph A. Kéchichian and Fahad L. Alsharif

The Search for Israeli–Arab Peace
Edwin G. Corr, Joseph Ginat and Shaul Gabbay

‘A Small Room in Clarges Street’
Edited by Rosie Llewellyn-Jones

Saudi Arabia and Iraq as Friends and Enemies
Joshua Yaphe

Spanish–Israeli Relations, 1956–1992
Guy Setton

State Lands and Rural Development in Mandatory Palestine, 1920–1948
Warwick P. N. Tyler

The Superpowers, Israel and the Future of Jordan, 1960–1963
Zaki Shalom

Sword and Shield of Zion
David Rodman

Syria and the Doctrine of Arab Neutralism
Rami Ginat

The Threat of Ballistic Missiles in the Middle East
Edited by Arieh Stav

US Policy toward Israel
Elizabeth Stephens

Victory, Defeat, or Draw
David Rodman

War, Peace and International Relations in Islam
Yitzhak Reiter

From War to Peace
Edited by Joseph Ginat, Moshe Ma’oz and Barry Rubin

Wahhabism and the Rise of the House of Saud
Dr. Tarik K. Firro

Water in the Middle East: Cooperation and Technological Solutions in the Jordan Valley
Edited by K. David Hambright, F. Jamil Ragep, & Joseph Ginat

Who’s Left in Israel?
Edited by Dan Leon