List of Publications
Co-editor with Bassam Haddad, Critical Voices: A Collection of Interviews from and on the Middle East (Washington DC: Tadween Publishing, 2015).
Co-editor with Bassam Haddad and Rosie Bsheer. The Dawn of the Arab Uprisings: End of An Old Order? (London: Pluto Press, 2012)
Chapters and Articles:
“Protests, Regime Stability, and State Formation in Jordan.” In Beyond the Arab Spring: The Evolving Ruling Bargain in the Middle East, edited by Mehran Kamrava (Oxford University Press, 2014).
Review of Jonathan V. Marshal, The Lebanese Connection: Corruption, Civil War, and the International Drug Traffic (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2012). In International Journal of Middle East Studies, Vol. 46 No. 2 (2014), pp. 414-17.
Review of Tariq Tell, The Social and Economic Origins of Monarchy in Jordan (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013). In Arab Studies Journal, Vol. XXI No. 1 (2014), pp. 265-69
Review of Max Weiss, In the Shadow of Sectarianism: Law, Shi‘ism, and the Making of Modern Lebanon (Cambridge, M.A.: Harvard University Press, 2011). In Arab Studies Journal, Vol. XX No. 1 (2012), pp. 167-71.
Selected Online Publications:
“Manufacturing Silence: On Jordan’s ISIS War, Arab Authoritarianism, and US Empire,” Jadaliyya (February 2015)
“On Power Cuts, Protests, and Institution Building: A Brief History of Electricity in Beirut,” Jadaliyya (April 2014)
“Beyond US Exceptionalism: Stephen Walt and America’s ‘Core Values’” Jadaliyya (July 2012)
“So What If Iran Has the Bomb?” Jadaliyya (March 2012)
“What Happened to Protests in Jordan?” Jadaliyya (May 2011)
Co-author with Asli Bali, “On International Intervention and the Dire Situation in Libya,” Jadaliyya (February 2011)
“Protests and Economic Development in Jordan,” Jadaliyya (January 2011)
Ziad Abu-Rish is Assistant Professor of History at Ohio University, where he also directs the Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Program. His research explores state formation, economic development, and popular mobilizations in the Middle East, with a particular focus on Lebanon and Jordan. He is co-editor of The Dawn of the Arab Uprisings: End of An Older Order? (2012) and Critical Voices: Interviews From and On the Middle East (2014). Abu-Rish serves on the editorial teams of both the Arab Studies Journal and Jadaliyya e-zine.