Faculty Research - Selected Publications
“High Stakes for Palestinians: Israel as “the State of the Jewish People’?” E-International Relations October 24, 2017.
“Irreconcilable Narratives and Overlapping Consensus: The Jewish State and the Palestinian Right of Return.” Political Research Quarterly (March) 2015. Vol. 68. No. 1, pp.117-127.
“From Critic to Cheerleader: the clarifying example of Benny Morris’ conversion.” Holy Land Studies. 12:1 May 2013.
2019. “Doctoring the Body and Exciting the Soul: Drugs and Consumer Culture in Medieval and Early Modern Iran.” Modern Asian Studies.
2018. “Epidemics and Revolutions: The Case of Iran and the Middle East in the Late Nineteenth Century.” The Historian 80, 4: 749-90.
Ahmet T. Kuru
Book Award - 2021
Professor Ahmet Kuru's book, "Islam, Authoritarianism, and Underdevelopment" has become the co-winner of American Political Science Association's International History and Politics Section Best Book Award. Watch the book’s video presentation on YouTube.
2019. Islam, Authoritarianism, and Underdevelopment: A Global and Historical Comparison. New York: Cambridge University Press.
2012 (co-edited with Alfred Stepan). Democracy, Islam, and Secularism in Turkey. New York: Columbia University Press.
2009. Secularism and State Policies toward Religion: The United States, France, and Turkey. New York: Cambridge University Press.