• Black Power and Palestine: Transnational Countries of Color. Stanford: Stanford University Press, forthcoming 2018
  • Encyclopedia of the Palestinians, 3rd edition [co-edited with Philip Mattar]. New York: Facts On File, InfoBaseLearning, 2017 [e-book]
  • Malafat al-Salb: Mulkiyat al-Laji'in al-Filastiniyyin wa'l-Sira` al-`Arabi al-Isra'ili (Arabic translation of Records of Dispossession: Palestinian Refugee Property and the Arab-Israeli Conflict[see below]). Beirut: Institute for Palestine Studies, 2013
  • `Amaliyyat al-Salam wa Mutalibat al-Laji'in al-Filastiniyyin: Dirasa fi Mutalibat Ta`wid al-Mulkiya wa I`adat al-Mumtalikat (Arabic translation of The Peace Process and Palestinian Refugee Claims [see below]). Amman: Philadelphia University, 2010
  • Jewish Property Claims Against Arab Countries. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008
  • Editor-in-chief, The Biographical Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Gale Cengage, 2007
  • The Peace Process and Palestinian Refugee Claims: Addressing Claims for Property Compensation and Restitution. Washington: United States Institute of Peace Press, 2006
  • Records of Dispossession: Palestinian Refugee Property and the Arab-Israeli Conflict. New York: Columbia University Press, 2003; Cairo: American University of Cairo Press, 2004
  • Associate editor, Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa, second edition. New York: Macmillan Reference USA, 2004
  • State, Society, and Land in Jordan. Leiden,Boston, Köln: Brill, 2000

Selected articles and chapters in edited volumes

  • "My Forty Days Among the Jordanian Qawm," The Arab World Geographer 19, 3-4 (September-December 2016): 199-208
  • "Addressing Jewish Claims in the Context of a Palestinian-Israeli Agreement." Brynen, Rex, and Roula El-Rifai, eds. The Palestinian Refugee Problem: the Search for a Solution. Pluto Press, 2013
  • "Linking Palestinian Compensation Claims with Jewish Property Claims Against Arab Countries." Brynen, Rex, and Roula El-Rifai, eds. Compensation for Palestinian Refugees and the Search for Palestinian-Israeli Peace. Pluto Press, 2013
  • "The United Nations Conciliation Commission for Palestine's Records on Palestinian Refugee Property Losses." Ibid.
  • "Jewish Property Claims and Post-Qaddafi Libya." Middle East Report No. 263 (Summer 2012): 44-45, 48
  • "Die Katastrophe von 1948: Wie die Nakba die Geschichte die Palästinenser beeinflusst hat" [The 1948 Disaster: The Ways that the Nakba has Influenced Palestinian History]. Palästina und die Palästinenser: 60 Jahre nach der Nakba estine and the Palestinians [Palestine and the Palestinians: 60 Years after the Nakba]. Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung and Christian Sterzing: 2011
  • "British and Zionist Data Gathering on Palestinian Land Ownership and Population during the Mandate." Zureik, Elia, David Lyon and Yasmeen Abu-Laban, eds. Surveillance and Control in Israel-Palestine: Population, Territory, and Power. Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Studies. London and New York: Routledge, 2010
  • "Palestinian Refugee Compensation and Israeli Counterclaims for Jewish Property in Arab Countries," Journal of Palestine Studies 31, 1 (Autumn 2008): 6-24
  • "Claiming Jewish Communal Property in Iraq," Middle East Report No. 248 (Fall 2008): 5-7
  • "Comparing Palestinian and Mizrahi Jewish Property Losses in Discourse and Diplomacy." Lustick, Ian, and Ann M. Lesch, eds., Exile and Return: Predicaments of Palestinians and Jews. Philadelphia:University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005
  • "The British Land Program, State-Societal Cooperation, and Popular Imagination in Transjordan." Sluglett, Peter, and Nadine Meouchy, eds., with Gérard Khoury and Geoffrey Schad, The French and British Mandates in Comparative Perspectives/Les Mandats Français et Anglais dans une Perspective Comparative. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2004

  • "The United Nations and Palestinian Refugee Property Compensation." Journal of Palestine Studies 31, 2 (Winter 2002): 34-50
  • "Les Nations unies et l’indemnisation des réfugiés," le Droit au Retour: le problème des réfugiés palestiniens. Mardam-Bey, Farouk, and Elie Sanbar, eds. (Paris: Sindbad/Actes Sud, 2002)
  • "Britain and the Ghawr Abi `Ubayda Waqf Controversy in Transjordan." International Journal of Middle East Studies 33, 4 (November 2001): 525-544
  • "UN Conciliation Commission for Palestine: Land Records." Tamari, Salim, and Elia Zureik,eds., Reinterpreting the Historical Records:The Uses of Palestinian Refugee Archives for Social Science and Policy Analysis Research (1947-2000) (Jerusalem: Institute for Jerusalem Studies and Institute for Palestine Studies, 2001)
  • "Jordan." Magnarella, Paul J., ed., The Middle East and North Africa: Governance, Democratization, Human Rights (Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate Publications, 1999)
  • "Documenting land in the Palestinian Authority." Middle East Report 27, 1 (Winter 1997): 45-48
  • "Settling Historical Land Claims in the Wake of Arab-Israeli Peace." Journal of Palestine Studies 27, 1 (Autumn 1997): 38-50
  • "British Land Policy in Transjordan." Rogan, Eugene L. and Tariq Tell, eds., Village, Steppe & State: The Social Origins of Jordan (London and New York: British Academic Press, 1994)
  • “The Palestinians.” Tachau, Frank, ed., Political Parties in the Middle East and North Africa. The Greenwood Historical Encyclopedia of the World's Political Parties (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994)
  • "The Implications of Jordanian Land Policy for the West Bank." Middle East Journal 48, 3 (Summer 1994): 492-509













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