Prof. Amal Jamal

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Prof. Amal Jamal
Phone: 03-6407457
Fax: 03-6409515
Office: Naftali - Social Sciences, 521

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Amal Jamal is Vice Dean in the Faculty of Social Sciences and head of the Walter Lebach Institute for the Study of Jewih-Arab Coexistence. He is interested in several research fields that include State Structure and Civil Society, Political Democratization and Civil Liberalization, Social Movements, Media Consumption and Identity Construction, Minority Nationalism and Struggle for Civic Equality. He published several articles in professional journals in five languages. Among his recent books are:

Reconstructing the Civic: Palestinian Civil Activism in Israel. New York: Satet University of New York Press (2020); Arab Minority Nationalism in Israel: The Politics of Indigeneity (Routledge 2011); The Arab Public Sphere in Israel: Media Space and Cultural Resistance (Indiana University Press, 2009).


Tel-Aviv University

Faculty of Social Sciences                                                                                        February 2024 

School of Political Science, Government and International Affairs



Amal Jamal, Ph.D

ID. No:             058195066

Faculty:            Social Sciences

Department:      Political Science

Home Address: P. O. Box 986, Yarka Village 2496700

Telephone:        050-2405010

                         (work) 03-6407457                







Date and Place of Birth: Yarka Village – 30.9.1962


Marital Status and No. of children:  Married + 2 Children


Military Service – November 1980 – October 1983.












Hebrew University

Political Science + English Literature





Hebrew University

Political Science




    1. Free University              Political        Ph.D.

                              of Berlin                         Science





Doctoral dissertation:      Mobilization Under Control: The PLO,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Palestinian Civil Society and the Challenge of State Building in the West Bank and Gaza Strip


Supervisors:      Prof. Abraham Ashkenasi & Prof. Friedemann Büttner
















1997-1998                                                                    1997-1998              






1998 - 2004                    



2002 -2003





2012- 2022





Hebrew University





Open University


Ben Gurion University 


Zfat Academic Collage


Western Galilee College


Tel Aviv University  



University of Pennsylvania


Tel Aviv University


Tel Aviv University Political Science


Tel Aviv University

Political Science                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Political Science

(With Prof. Shlomo Avineri and Prof. Yaron Ezrahi)


Political Science


Politics and Government


Social Sciences



Social Science



Political Science                 



Political Science



Political Science


Teaching Assistant







Post Doctoral & Research Fellow











Guest Lecturer



Senior Lecturer


Associate Prof.



   Full Professor        



Visiting Scholar Positions


2002- 2003          University of Pennsylvania          Political Science     Visiting Scholar Position


Summer 2005    University of Pennsylvania            Political science    Teaching Position                          


Summer 2006    University of Pennsylvania             Political Science     Teaching Position


Summer 2017    Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik – Berlin                 Visiting Research Fellow


Summer 2019    Otto-Suhr Institut - Freie Universität Berlin                Visiting Research Fellow


Summer 2022     Boston University                                                      Teaching Position





November 1995                     “Conflict Resolution in the light of theories of

                                                Democracy: A Critical Perspective”. Paper presented at

                                                an international conference on ‘Conflict Resolution and

                                                Education for Democracy: Issues in Public Policy’.

                                               Jerusalem, Israel.   


August 1997                           “Civil Society as the Sphere of Stable Peace in the Middle

                                               East”. Paper presented at an German-Israeli-Palestinian

                                               Conference on “The Peace Process in the Middle East”.

                                               Munich, Germany. 


April 1998                              “When the Fida’I Meets the Samid: Insiders and Outsiders

                                               in Palestinian Political Discourse”. Paper presented at the

                                               Israeli Sociological Association, Haifa University. Haifa, Israel.


August 1998                          “Palestinian State-Formation, the Media and the Prospects

                                               of Democracy in Palestine”. Paper presented at the

                                               Conference of the International Communication

                                               Association. Jerusalem, Israel 


December 1998                     “Palestinian State-Formation and the Constitution of

                                                Critical Public Spheres”. Paper presented at the conference

                                                of the Middle East Studies Association. Chicago, USA.


May 2000                             “Civil Challenges to Ethnic Democracy: Differentiated

                                              Citizenship and Group Rights.” Paper presented at a

                                              conference on: “Challenges to Democracy: The Periphery as

                                              a Vantage Point,”  Ben-Gurion University. Beer Sheva, Israel.   


July 2000                             ”National Identities in Conflict: The Psychopolitical 

                                              Dynamics of the Israeli Palestinian Reconciliation.” Paper

                                              presented at the conference of International Society of

                                              Political Psychology, 23ed Annual Meeting, , Seattle, USA.


September 2000                  “State Structure and Conflict in Multiethnic States.” Paper

                                             presented at conference on: Critical Issues in Conflict 

                                             Resolution: Old Challenges and New Directions.” Harvard

                                             University. Cambridge, USA.


November 2000                   “Leadership in Crisis: The Impact of Structural and

                                             Motivational Factors on the Arab Leadership in Israel.” Paper

                                             presented at a conference on: “The Arab Minority: Between

                                             Israel and Palestine.” Tel-Aviv University. Tel Aviv, Israel.



December 2002                  “Redefining Majority Rule in the Jewish State: Law Making                                                         and the Predicament of Equal Citizenship”. Paper presented at

                                            conference organized by MADA: Arab Center for Applied

                                            Social Research. Nazareth, Israel.


April  2003                         “Native Peoples, Ethnic Nationalism and the Predicament of

                                           Civic Equality: Justifying Arab Collective Rights in Israel”.

                                           Paper presented at conference at NYU Law School on: The                                                          Legal and Socio-Economic Status of Arab Citizens in Israel.                                                              New York, USA


June 2003                           “The Palestinian IDPs in Israel and the Predicament of Return:

                                           Between Imagining the “Impossible” and Enabling the

                                           “Imaginative”. Paper presented at a second seminar on  The

                                           Predicaments of Palestinians and Jews: The Meanings of

                                           Catastrophe, Historical Knowledge, and the Return of Exiles.

                                           University of  Pennsylvania. Philadelphia, USA.


February 2004                   "The Politics of Arab Minority in Israel", in a conference on:

       Equality in Rifted Society. Center for Human Values at

       Princeton University, USA. 


February 2004                  "The Structure and Policies of the Palestinian Media after

      Oslo" Bet Berl College, Nazareth.


March 9, 2004                  "Collective Rights for Indigenous Minorities: Theoretical

                                           Aspects" in a conference on The Arabs in Israel 2004: The

                                           Status of the Arab Minority in the Jewish Nation-State at       

                                           Tel Aviv University.


June 25-26, 2004               "Constitutional Patriotism and Minority Rights: A Critical

                                          Appraisal" in a conference on Constitutionalism as a Mechanism

                                          of Social and Political Change: Israel in a Comparative

                                          Perspective at Mada –Arab Center for Applied Social Research


May 22-25, 2005                "When Liberal Zionism and Ethnic Majoritarianism Meet: On

                                           the Politics of Exclusion in Israel" in a conference on How and

                                           Why do Democracies Breakdown? at Hebrew University.


May 29-31, 2005                Institutionalizing Inclusion: Differentiated Citizenship Rights,

                                             Effective Participation and Deliberative Equality" in a

                                             conference on Civic Education in Conflicted Societies at the

                                            Van Leer Institute and Haifa University.


December 15, 2005             “Civic Education and the Challenge of Shared Civility in

                                             Israel”, in a conference on “Is Shared Civility Possible in

                                             Israel?” at Tel Aviv University.


June 4-6, 2006                     "The Text and Sub-Text of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict"

                                              in a conference on: Ethnicity and Nationalism in Divided

                                              Societies: Conflict or Accommodation" at Tel Aviv University           


February 5-6, 2007              "Elite Without Shadows: On the Sociology of Arab

                                              Leadership in Israel" in a conference on: Elites in Israel:

                                              Continuity and Change at Tel Aviv University


November 30, 2007             "Conditional Democratization: The Palestinian Experience in

                                              Comparative Perspective" in a conference on: External

                                              Democracy Promotion in the Middle East at the Freie

                                              Universität Germany


December 6, 2007               "The Future Vision Documents and the Constitution of the

                                              Palestinian-Israeli Political Subject" in a conference on:

                                              Continuation and Interruption in Jewish-Arab Relations in

                                              Israel: The Future Vision Document in a Perspective at Tel

                                              Aviv University.


May 19-21, 2008                 Time and Temporality in Zionist Thought and Practice, in

                                             Conference of Association of Israel Studies, NYU 19-21 May,



June 2008                          “The Desire for Normalcy as Temporariness in Palestinian

                                             Imagination and Practice”, in: The Dialectics of Memory and

                                             Forgetfulness in the Israeli Independence and Palestinian

                                             Nakba, Tel Aviv University, 30 June, 2008.


March 25, 2009                   The Phenomenology of Arab Communist Leadership in Israel,

                                           TAU, 25 March, 2009.


April 2-4, 2009                 Ethno-Republicanism, Imperial Expansionism and the

                                          Indispensability of Federalism for Israeli-Palestinian Relations,

                                          Republic and Empire, Columbia University, 2-4 April, 2009


April 17-18, 2009             Popular vs. Institutionalized Religion and Democratic Power

                                         Structures: Theoretical Conclusions from Three Middle Eastern

                                         Countries, Religion and Democratization: Friend or Enemy?,

                                         London Metropolitan University, 17-18 April, 2009.


October 25-27, 2011        Democratization in Monarchal vs. Republican Regimes: A

                                         Comparative Analysis in Challenges to Democracy: Eruptions and

                                         Erosions at Van Leer Jerusalem Institute,


April 16, 2012                  Redefining the Jewish State and the Hollowing Out of Arab

                                        Citizenship, SOAS, London.


June 4-6, 2012                  Redefining the Jewish State and the Hollowing Out of Arab

                                         Citizenship in Israel in Domestic and International Perspective,

                                         Hebrew University, 4-6 June 2012.


April 2013                        “The Roots of the Israeli Denial of the Nakba”, in: The Nakba in

                                          the Israeli National Memory, Tel Aviv University, 13 April,



December 13, 2013          The Challenges of Differential Citizenship and Transitional

                                          Recognition in Palestine/Israel. In Historical Reconciliation and

                                           Transitional Justice in Israel/Palestine, European University

                                          Institute, Florence, 12-13 December, 2013.


January 8, 2014                Divergent Trust in Conflict Situations: The Case of Palestinian

                                         Citizens of Israel. International Conference: The Role of

                                         Trust in Conflict Resolution. Tel Aviv University, 8-9 January,



May 2014                         “Beyond Traditional Sovereignty Theory in Conflict Resolution:

                                          Lessons from Israel/Palestine” in: Global Conflict and Conflict

                                          Management: Israel/Palestine and Beyond”, Oxford University,

                                         18-19 May, 2014.


June 2014                          “Legitimacy Crisis in Constitution Making: Egypt and Tunisia in

                                            Comparative Perspective”, in: Revolutions and Constitutions:

                                           Theoretical and Comparative Perspective. Tel Aviv University,

                                           17 June, 2014.


December 2014              “Religion State and Constitution Making in Egypt and

                                         Tunisia: A Comparative Perspective. In: Public Religions,

                                         Private Communities and Human Rights, Ramat Gan –

                                         College of Law and Business, 31 December 2014-1 January



May 2015                        “Misrecognition and the Politics of Hollow Citizenship”, in:

                                         Dilemmas of Recognition in Asymmetric Conflicts: The Israeli-

                                         Palestinian Conflict in a Comparative Perspective”, Hebrew

                                         University and Tel Aviv University, 4-5 May, 2015.


April 2016                  “Can The Palestinians Recognize Israel as Jewish State?”, in:

                                     Israel and Palestine: Lands and Peoples, Brown University, 14-

                                     16 April, 2016.


June 2016                   “A Response to Seyla Benhabib”, in: Political Philosophy

                                     Today?, Tel Aviv University, 6 June 2016.


May 2017                   “The Rights of Indigenous Peoples in National States”, in

                                     Annual Conference of Israeli Political Science Association, 18

                                     May, 2017.


June 2017                   “Decolonizing Knowledge in the Neoliberal Age”, in: Critical

                                    Theory in the Neoliberal Era – Current Views, Tel Aviv

                                    University, 26-27 June 2017.


April 2018                  “Creating Fauda: Subaltern Agency-Claimg versus Othering in the

                                     Israeli Cultural Industries”, Creative Industries Conference, Kings

                                     College, London, 18-20 April, 2018.


May 2018                   “Humanist Lessons from the Holocaust Memory for Political

                                    Education”, Tomorrow’s Holocaust Memory, The Eva and Marc

                                    Besen Institute for the Study of Historical Consciousness at Tel

                                    Aviv University, 29 April, 2018.


October 2018             “Decolonizing Knowledge”, Israel Studies: Theory and Practice,

                                    Bir Zeit University, 27 October, 2018.


December 2018         “The Temporal Turn in Palestinian Exile”, Israeli, Palestinian and

                                    Other Diasporas in Comparative Perspective, Elie Wiesel Center

          For Jewish Studies, Boston University, 13-14, December, 2018.


March 2019               “Constitutionalizing the Unconstitutional Nation-State Law in Israel:

                                   Motivations and Ramifications”, Conference: Constitutionalism

                                   Constitution-Making and Sovereignty – A Theoretical and

                                   Comparative Perspective, Center for Advanced Studies at the Hebrew

                                   University - Jerusalem, 25-26 March, 2019.


February 2020          “Palestinian Cultural Activism and Cultural Control Policy in

                                   Israel”, Conference: Culture, Power and the Power of Culture, The

                                   Israeli Sociological Association, Bar Ilan University, 25-26 February,



September 2020        “Israel’s Constitutional Identity: The Liberal Veil and Differentiated

                                   Privilege Regime”. Symposium of the Checks and Balances in Israel.

                                   Tel Aviv University, 30 September 2020.


March 2021               “Autocratic Populism, Subsiding Horizontal Accountability and the

                                    Constitutional Ramifications of Israel’s Political Crisis”, in

                                    Democracy in Israel: Past, Present, Future. University of California –

                                    Los Angeles, 11 March, 2021. (Via Zoom).


May 2021                  “Occupation without Borders and the Politics of Exclusive Inclusion in

                                 Israel/Palestine”, in The Future of Occupation, NYU,



May 2021                 “Protest, Subversion and Resistance: Social Struggle and Political

                                  Participation”, in Languages of Protest: 50 Years to the Black

                                  Panthers, Minerva Center for Human Rights, Tel Aviv University, 6

                                  May, 2021.


June 2021                “The Mizrahi Struggle and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Class,

                                  Ethnicity and Nationalism”, in The Mizrahi Struggle, Where to?,

                                  Open University, 1-3 June 2021 (Via Zoom).


September 2021         “Druze Voting Patterns: Explaining the Preference for Zionist Parties”, in:

                                    Druze Society in Israel: Between Current Challenges and Hopes of the

                                    Young Generation. Haifa University, Haifa, 2 November 2021.


December 2021          “The Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion in the Political Thought of Ruth

                                     Gavison”, in Nationalism and Liberalism, Judaism and Democracy, Hebrew

                                     University, 16 December 2021.


March 2022                 “The Public Discourse and the Arab Citizens of Israel”, in Haifa Conference

                                      of Arab Society and Politics, Haifa University, 20-22 March, 2022.


November 2022          “The Politics of Inclusive Exclusion and the Categorical Imperative of

                                      Shared-Sovereignty”, Middle East Studies Association, Montréal, 2-5

                                      November, 2022 (Via Zoom).


December 2022             “The Politics of Representation and the Impact of Minority Politics”,

 Western Galilee Academic College, Voting Patterns and Political

 Behavior, 15 December (Keynote Speaker).


March 2023                    “The Dialectics of the Ethical and the Political in Sacred Places and its

                                        Historical and Existential Ramifications”, A Keynote Talk at an

                                        international conference on The Manifestations of Al-Quds in Literature,

                                        History, Religion and Politics, Al-Qassimi College, 21 March, 2023. 


June 2023                      “Contrived Violence, Manufactured Angst and Indifferent Control:

                                    A Local Perspective”, in an international conference “Considering

                                    Violence”, Tel Aviv University, 18-19 June, 2023.


June 2023                    “Said, Levinas and the Quest for Recognition”, in The Association

                                      of Israel Studies’ Conference, New York University, 26-28 June,






1988-1989:                 Raul Wallenberg Foundation                         Award for Human Rights


1992-1996                  German Academic Exchange Service            Doctoral Fulbright                                                                                 


1996-1997                  Van-Leer Institute                                          Research Fellowship                                  


1996-1997                  University of Haifa                                        Research Fellowship                                  


1997-1998                  Kreitman Foundation                                     Post-Doctoral Fellowship                           


1998- 2001                 Tel Aviv University                                       Maof Fellowship                                          


1999- 2001                 Tami Steinmetz Center                                   Research Fellowship                                             


2000-2001                  Tel Aviv University                                       Research Fellowship                                  


2002-2003                  American-Palestinian Research Council        Research Fellowship                                  


    1.                  University of Pennsylvania                           Visiting scholar position                 


2003-2004                  Burda Center for Innovative

                                   Communications at Ben-Gurion

                                   University of the Negev                                   Research Fellowship                   



2004-2006                 United States Institute of Peace                        Research Fellowship                   



2004-2005                The Konrad Adenauer Program                          Research Grant

                                  for Jewish-Arab Cooperation                             ($3500)


2006-                         The Minerva Center for Human Rights              Research Award



2007 -2009                 Ford Foundation                                               Research Grant



2007-2008                 Vice President for Research                                Research Grant

                                                                                                               (20,000 NIS)


2011                          Deutsch Israeli Zukunft Forum                            Research Grant

                                                                                                                (50,000 Euro)


2014                          Tami Steinmetz Center – TAU                            Research Grant

                                                                                                                ($ 7,200)


2017                           Vice President for Research                                 Research Grant

                                                                                                                 (20,000 ILS)


2017-2020                  ISF Research Grant (PI with Noa Lavie)         Research Grant

                                                                                                                 (620,000 ILS)


2019                               DAAD research grant                                       Research Grant

                                                                                                                 (6600 Euros)




Year                              Society (country)


1998-1999                Middle East Studies Association. USA   


1999-                       American Political Science Association. USA  


2008 -                       Middle East Studies Association. USA


2008 -                       Association for Israel Studies. USA


2014                        International Studies Association. USA


2019                          International Communication Association


2022                         Middle East Studies Association


2023                          Association for Israel Studies


2023                          Israeli Political Science Association


2023                          Israeli Sociological Association





Ph.D. Students


2006  Sagi Elbaz                          Paradoxes of Israeli Media                              TAU (Completed)


2006  Manar Mahmood                Constitution Making in Divided societies       TAU (Completed)


2006 Yossef Kanaaneh (with Yuval Dror) Civic Education in Arab School System

                                                                                                                              TAU (Completed)


2008 Jasmin Aboud-Halabi (with Michal Shamai)) Political Education at Adolescence  Haifa

                                                                                                                      University (completed)                                                                                                                 

2010 Ibtisam Barakat (with Orna Sasson-Levi) Strategies and Practices of Resistance of Druze

                                 Women against Multiple Power Relations                 Bar Ilan U. (Completed)                                             

2011 Sharaf Hassan (with Adriana Kemp) Civic Institutions and Civic Education  TAU (completed)

2012 Michal Hatuel   State Stigmatization and Public Diplomacy in the International

                                   Arena                                                                         TAU (Completed)


2012 Yoav Kapshuk  Transitional Justice in Official Peace Processes      TAU (Completed)


2016 Ofer Medem    Practice in Action: Change in the Role of the Agent and the

                                 Institutionalization of International Standing –

                                 The Case of the PLO                                                TAU (Completed)


2017 Reut Fingher-Dasberg  The Constitutional Statues of the Arab Community in

                                            Israel and the Role of the High Court of Justice.                         

                                                                                                            TAU (completed 2021)


2018 Maor Boadana        Safe Spaces and the History of Political Ideas            TAU


2019 Mariah Farah  (with Aviad Rubin) Female Directors and the

                                  Transformation of Palestinian Cinema.                     Haifa University

                                                                                                                     Completed 2023


2019  Ela Padva    Feminist Theory and Corporeal Politics                              TAU


2020  Ahlam Rahal        (With Jessica Ruglis) The Politics of School     McGill University

                                       Counseling: Exploring the Palestinian School

                                       Counseling Professional Identity in Israel                                                      



M.A.\M.Sc. Students


Year                   Name of Student                     Title of Thesis                  Additional Supervisor        Academic Institution



2005     Umayma Diab        Arab Civil Society           Adriana Kamp                 TAU (Completed)

                                                In Israel and Its Relationship


2006    Michal Radoshitzky  Minorities and Media                                             TAU (Completed)


2006   Shani Daliyut         Women and Media in Israel                                       TAU  (Completed)


2007   Mira Abu Ras       Arab Civil Society in Israel  (with Yoav Peled)         TAU  (Completed) 


2007   Naama Lanski          Arab Journalists in Hebrew Media Institutions        TAU (Completed)                              


2008     Shai Grunberg          Arabs in Jaffa: Identity and Economy                    TAU (Completed)


2008     Udi Stendhel              The Settlers and Their Political Thought             TAU (Completed)


2009     Guy Paltieli              The Concept of Sovereignty in Darrida’s Thought TAU (Completed)


2009      Liron Lavi               The Concept of Time and Nationalism                    TAU (Completed)


2011      Yeal Taubin-Oberman     Civil Society Strategies of Struggle                TAU (Completed)    


2012      Yael Tal                Feminist Dilemmas in Peace Activism                       TAU (Completed)


2012      Odelya Natan   Governmental Media as Disciplining Mechanism          TAU (Completed)


2014 Viviana Daich Lyotard, the Future Vision Documents and the Declaration of

         Independence                                                                                      TAU (completed)


2014     Avshalom Schwartz   Between Law and Justice–The Ethical Aporia of

                                              Albert Cameo                                                 TAU (Completed)


2014     Natali Levin     Lyotardian Reading of the Testament in Levinas’ Thought   TAU



2014     Daniel Meir     The Foucauldian Disciplined Society in Critical Perspective TAU



2014- 2016     Adi Graidy The Construction of Sexual Identities: Bisexualism Reexamined

                                                                                                                     TAU (completed)                                                                                        

2016 - 2018      Noa Gani    Hannah Arendt’s Concept of Citizenship             TAU (Completed)


2019-2022     Roni Gordon Ontological and Epistemological Critique of Liberal Recognition

                                                                                                                      TAU (Completed)


2019     Tamir Hod   Gali Tzahal and its Impact on Israeli Media Elite.                          TAU


2020     Bat-El Biton    Fear as Strategy of Mobilization in Israel                                   TAU


2020   Anastasia Medvedovsky    Women and Media Representation                             TAU


2020- 2023    Elad Mordal   Animal Rights from an Ethical Perspective                         TAU   



2020-2023    Rasha Kenaan Racialization and Arabs in Higher Education                      TAU




Administrative Positions and Task:


  1. Chair of Political Science Department at Tel Aviv University. July 2006-July 2009.


  1. Coordinator of Political Communication Program                     2000-Present


  1. Consultant of MA students 2001-2002; 2003-2004 2010-2015.


  1. Head of Walter Lebach Institute for Jewish-Arab Relations at Tel Aviv University. September 2005- 2011


  1. Head of Master's Executive Program of Political Communication, 2006-2020.


  1. Member of the Doctoral Committee at the Political Science Department, TAU.


  1. Head of the International MA Program in Political Science and Political Communication, 2011-2020.


  1. Head of the Walter Lebach Institute for the Study of Jewish Arab Coexistence – TAU October 2014 - Today


  1. Editor in Chief of the Public Sphere Journal – Political Science Department TAU


  1. Member of the Malag Committee for Post-Doctoral and Doctoral Arab Candidates.


  1. Member of the Malag Committee for the Maof Fellowship.


  1. Member of the Malag Committee for the Alon Fellowship.


  1. Consultant of Undergraduate Studies.


  1. Vice-Dean for Students and Teaching



Creative Work

Artistic Producer and Academic Supervisor of 10 Documentary films on:

1-Emile Habibi

2-Isa Al-Isa

3-Samih Al-Qassem

4-Samira Azzam

5-Rashid Hussein

6-Karima Aboud

7-Ibrahim Al-Shanti

8-Tawfiq Ziad

9-Mai Ziadah

10-Salman Natour

11-Fadwa Touqan

12-Akram Zueiter


Voluntary Work:

1- Board Member of the New Israel Fund, 2007-2013.

2-Former head of the Palestinian Grant Committee at the New Israel Fund.

3- Member of the Editorial Board of Theory and Criticism Journal – Van Leer Jerusalem Institute.

4- Head of the Board of Trustees of Friendhip Hight School – Yarka  2016-2017.

5- Board Member of I’lam – Arab Center for Media Freedom, Development and Research 2018-Today.


































Citations: Google Scholar1712, Scopus, 513, ISI – 235.

H-Index: Google Scholar – 23, Scopus, 12, ISI – 9.  

I10-Index: Google Scholar 41.



Refereed Books


  1. A. Jamal Media Politics and State Building in Palestine Sussex: Sussex Academic Press. 2005. (pp. 207). (English)


  1. A. Jamal The Palestinian National Movement and the Politics of Contention, 1967-2005. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2005. (pp. 229). (English)


  1. A. Jamal Arab Public Sphere in Israel: Media Space and Cultural Resistance Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2009. (pp. 230). (English)


  1. A. Jamal Arab Minority Nationalism in Israel: The Politics of Indigeneity. Routledge, 2011. (pp. 320) (English)     


  1. A. Jamal Arab Civil Society in Israel: New Elites, Social Capital and Challenging Power Structures.  Hakibbutz Hameuchad 2017. (pp. 311) (Hebrew).


  1. A. Jamal Reconstructing the Civic: Palestinian Civil Activism in Israel. State University of New York Press 2020. (pp. 299). (English)


Book Invited (in preparation)


  1. The Politics of Palestinian Culture in Israel: Domination Accommodation Resistance (Cambridge University Press - under contract).



  1. A. Jamal  State Formation and Media Regime in Palestine. Tel Aviv: Tami Steinmetz Center for Peace Studies. 2003. (pp. 156). (English)


  1. A. Jamal The Communicative Action of National Minorities in the Algorithmic Age: The Case of Palestinians in Israel. Walter Lebach Institute, Tel Aviv University 2020. (pp. 250) (Hebrew).


  1. A. Jamal Between National Consciousness and Civil Experience: The Political Realism

       of Palestinians in Israel. Tami Steinmetz Center, Tel Aviv University 2020. (pp. 164).



Refereed Journal Articles


1. A. Jamal     The Palestinian Media: An Obedient Servant or a Vanguard of Democracy Journal of Palestine Studies vol. xxix, no. 2, 2000. (pp. 45-59) (ISI – IF: 0.149, Area Studies, 27/36, Q3, 2000)


2.A. Jamal     State-Formation, Media and the Prospects of Democracy in Palestine Media Culture and Society vol. 22, no. 2, 2000. (pp. 497-505) (ISI- IF: 0.387, Communication, 30/43, Q3; Sociology, 57/96, Q3, 2000)


3. A. Jamal     The Palestinians in the Israeli Peace Discourse: A Conditional Partnership Journal of Palestine Studies, vol. XXX, no. 1, 2000.  (pp. 36-51) (ISI – IF: 0.149, Area Studies, 27/36, Q3, 2000)


4.A. Jamal     Politics and Government in Israel: Ethnic Democracy Model and the Critique of Reality Israeli Sociology, vol.2, no. 2, 2000. (pp. 631-645) (Hebrew)


5.A. Jamal     Conflict Transformation, Reconciliation and the Imperative of Mutual Recognition. Israeli Sociology, Vol. 3, no. 2, 2001. (pp. 313-341) (Hebrew)


6.A. Jamal     State-Building, Institutionalization and Democracy: The Palestinian Experience Mediterranean Politics Vol. 6, No. 3, 2001. (pp. 1-30).


7.A. Jamal    State-Building and Media Regime: Censoring the Emerging Public Sphere in Palestine Gazette: The International Journal for Communication vol. 63, no. 2 -3, 2001. (pp. 263-282).


8.A. Jamal     Engendering State Building: The Women’s Movement and Gender Regime in Palestine Middle East Journal, vol. 55, no. 2, 2001. (pp. 

      256-276). (ISI – IF: 0.725, Area Studies, 12/38, Q1, 2000).


9.A. Jamal     The Dialectics of ‘Othering’ in Zionist Thought: Arabs and Oriental Jews in Israel. Tel Aviver Jahrbuch Fuer Deutsche Geschichte, vol. XXX, 2002. (pp. 283-311)


10.A. Jamal     Beyond ‘Ethnic Democracy’: State Structure, Multi-Cultural Conflict and Differentiated Citizenship in Israel. New Political Science, vol. 24, no. 3, 2002. (pp. 411-431)


11.A. Jamal     Palestinian Dynamics of Self-Representation: Identity and Difference in Palestinian Nationalism.  Hagar: International Journal of Social Research vol. 4, no. 1-2 (2003). (pp. 65-88)


12.A. Jamal    Feminist Media Discourse in Palestine and the Predicament of Politics Feminist Media Studies vol. 4, no. 2, (2004). (pp. 131-148)


13.A. Jamal, Liberal Zionism: Judicial Discourse and the Challenges of Multiculturalism in Israel. State and Society, vol. 4, no. 1 (December 2004). (pp. 789-823) (Hebrew)


14.A. Jamal, The Ambiguities of Minority Patriotism: On Love for Homeland versus State among Palestinian Citizens of Israel. Nationalism and Ethnic Politics vol. 10, no. 3 (Autumn 2004). (pp. 433-471)  


15.A. Jamal, Arab Leadership in Israel: Ascendance and Fragmentation. Journal of Palestine Studies, Vol. Xxxv, no. 2 (Winter 2006) (pp. 1-17) (ISI – IF: 0.163, Area Studies, 20/34, Q3, 2006).


16.A. Jamal, The Vision of the 'Political Nation' and the Challenge of 'State of all its Citizens': Explorations in Azmi Bishara's Political Thought." Alpayeem Journal. No. 30 (Winter 2006), pp. 71-113.


17.A. Jamal, Strategies of Minority Struggle for Equality in Ethnic States: Arab Politics in Israel. Citizenship Studies, vol. 11, no. 3, 2007. (pp. 263-282).


18.A. Jamal, Nationalizing States and the Constitution of 'Hollow Citizenship': Israel and its Palestinian Citizens. Ethnopolitics, vol. 6, no. 4 (November 2007), pp. 471-493.


19.A. Jamal, The Counter-Hegemonic Role of Civil Society: Palestinian-Arab NGOs in Israel. Citizenship Studies, vol. 12, no. 3, 2008. (pp. 283-306).


20.A. Jamal, Future Visions and Current Dilemmas: On the Political Ethos of Palestinian Citizens of Israel. Israel Studies Forum vol. 23, no. 2, Winter 2008. (pp. 3-28).


21.A. Jamal, Media Culture as Counter-Hegemonic Strategy: The Communicative Action of the Arab Minority in Israel. Media Culture and Society vol. 31, no. 4, 2007. (pp. 559-577). (ISI – IF: 0.641, Sociology, 45/148, Q2).


22.Elias, N. Jamal, A. Soker, O. Illusive Pluralism and Hegemonic Identity in Israeli Reality Shows. Television and New Media, vol. 10, no. 5 (September 2009), pp. 375-391.


23.A. Jamal, Contradictions of State-Minority Relations in Israel: The Search for Clarification. Constellations, vol. 16, no. 3 (September 2009), pp. 493-508.


24.A. Jamal, Democratizing State-Religion Relations: Comparative Study of Turkey, Egypt and Israel, Democratization, 16(6) (2009): 1143-1171.


25.A. Jamal, Le sionisme et ses tragiques contradictions, Cite Journal, 47-48 (2011): 87-117.

26.A. Jamal, Nelly Elias and Orly Soker Cultural Encoding and Phony Equality in Popular Reality Shows: Lessons from Israel Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, vol. 37, no. 9 (2011): 1349-1366. (ISI – IF: 1.033, Ethnic Studies, 3/14, Q1, 2011).

27. A. Jamal, Shared Sovereignty as Default Solution: National Conflicts and Differential Solutions, Journal of Public Sphere, 6 (Summer 2012), 42-74.

28. A. Jamal, Manufacturing "Quiet Arabs" in Israel: Ethnicity, Media Frames and Soft Power, Government and Opposition. 48:2 (2012): 245-264. (ISI: IF – 0.8, PS, 63/157, Q2, 2012)


29. A. Jamal Conflicting Temporalities and Transformative Temporariness in Israel/Palestine – Constellations vol. 23, no. 3 (2016): 365-377. (ISI: IF – 0.42, Political Science, 146/289, Q3, 2017).


30. A. Jamal Constitutionalizing Sophisticated Racism: Israel’s Proposed Nationality Law”, Journal of Palestine Studies, 45, no. 2 (2016), pp. 40-51. (ISI: IF – 0.512, Area Studies, 59/68, Q4, 2017).


31.A. Jamal and Anna Kensicki “A Theory of Critical Junctures of Democratization: A Comparative Examination of Constitution Making in Egypt and Tunisia”, Law and Ethics of Human Rights, 2016, 10(1): 185-222.


32. A. Jamal “Double Consciousness and Suspended Revolt: On the Political Dilemmas of Palestinian Citizens of Israel in Light of the Arab Spring”, Public Sphere Journal, 13, 2017-2018, 99-138. [Hebrew]


33. A. Jamal “In the Shadow of the 1967 War: Israel and the Palestinians”, British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, 44(4): 529-544. (ISI: IF – 0.857, Area Studies, 33/77, Q2, 2018)


34. A. Jamal “Neo-Zionism and Palestine: The Unveiling of Settler-Colonial Practices in Mainstream Zionism”, Journal of Holy Land and Palestine Studies, 16, no. 1 (2017): 47-78. (ISI: IF – 1.5, Humanities and Multidisciplinary, 48/374, Q1, 2017).


35. A. Jamal “1967 Bypassing 1948: A Critique of Critical Israeli Studies of Occupation”, in: Critical Inquiry, 44 (Fall 2017): 370-378. (ISI: IF – 1. 097, Cultural Studies, 10/40, Q1, 2018).


36. N. Lavi and A. JamalConstructing Ethno-National Differentiation on the Set of the Television Series, Fauda”, Ethnicities, (2019) 19(6): 1038-1061 (ISI: IF – 2.505, Ethnic Studies, 11/20, Q3, 2019).


37. A. Jamal “Israel’s New Constitutional Imagination: The Nation State Law and Beyond”, Journal of Holy Land and Palestine Studies. (2019) 18(2): 193-220. (ISI: IF – 1.5, Humanities and Multidisciplinary, 80/391, Q1, 2019).


38. A. Jamal “The Creative Imagination of Juxtaposing National Traumas: The Holocaust and the Nakba”, Journal of Genocide Research, (2020) 22(1): 166-172. (ISI: IF – 0.44, Political Science, 186/295, Q3, 2020).


39. Y. Kapshuk and A. Jamal, “The Salience of Symbolic and Material Elements of Transitional Justice in Peace Processes”. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, (2020) 26(4): 460-465. (ISI: IF - 0.75, 46/77, Q3, 2020).


40. A. Jamal and A. Kensicki, “Theorizing Half-Statelessness: A Case Study of the Nation-State Law in Israel”, Citizenship Studies (2019). 24(6): 769-785 (ISI: IF – 1.797 – PS, 97/181, Q3, 2019).


41. A. Jamal and N. Lavi “Subaltern Agency in the Cultural Industries: Palestinian Creative Labor in the Israeli Series Fauda”. International Journal of Communication (2020) 14: 2403-2421. (ISI: IF – 1.802, Communication, 70/95, Q3, 2020).


42. A. Jamal, "Ontological Counter-Securitization in Asymmetric Power Relations: Lessons from Israel", International Studies Review (2019) 22: 932-965. (ISI: IF – 2.658 – IR 19/91, Q1, 2019).


43. N. Gani and A. Jamal, “The Missing Link in Arendt’s Conceptualization of Citizenship: Half-Statelessness and National Minorities”. (2019), Mediterranean Politics. 1-21. (ISI – IF: 2.588, Area Studies; 8/77, Q1, 2019).


44. A. Jamal and N. Lavi “Resisting Subalternity: Palestinian Mimicry and Passing in the Israeli Cultural Industries”, Media Culture & Society (2020), 42(7-8): 1293-1308. (ISI – IF: 3.272, Sociology, Q1, 30/149, 2020).


45. A. Jamal and N. Lavi “Self-Categorization, Intersectionality and Creative Freedom in the Cultural Industries: Palestinian Women Filmmakers in Israel”. Ethnic and Racial Studies (2020) 44(6): 1030-1050. (ISI – IF: 3.211, Sociology, Q1, 31/149, 2020).


46. M. Hatuel and A. Jamal, “Theorizing State Stigmatization: A Comparative Perspective on South Africa and Israel”. International Relations (2021). 1-23 (ISI – IF: 2.135, 45/95, Q2, IR, 2020).


47. A. Jamal “The Constitutional Regime of Israel: The Liberal Veil and the Regime of Privileges”, TAU Law Review, MD 1, 13 (2021): 1-9. [Hebrew]


48. N. Lavi and A. Jamal, “‘We are merely furniture’: Palestinian actors and actresses react to rationalization and racialization processes in the Israeli TV market”, European Journal of Cultural Studies (2019), 1-19 (ISI- IF: 1.520, Cultural Studies, 9/45, Q1, 2019).


49. A. Jamal and N. Lavi “Hope and Creative Work in Conflict Zones: Theoretical Insights from Israel”, Sociology – Journal of British Association of Sociology (2021), 1-17 (ISI – IF: 4.816, 8/149, Q1 Sociology, 2020).


50. A. Jamal “Descriptive Over-Representation, Cliental Accountability and Minority Politics: The Case of the Druze in Israel”. Democratization 2022 (ISI – IF: 3,339, 38/188, Q1 Political Science).


51. A. Jamal and N. Lavi “Ethical Dilemmas of Minority Creative Workers in the Cultural Industries: Palestinan in Israeli Films and Dramas”, American Journal of Cultural Sociology, 11(4), 459-479 (ISI – IF: 2.380, 69/150, Q2 Sociology).



Under Review

1. N. Lavi and A. Jamal “Overcoming Research Minefields: A Quadrangular Model of a Partnered Ethnography in a Conflict Zone” Ethnicities, (ISI: IF – 1.3, Ethnic Studies, 11/20, Q3, 2022).



Chapters in Refereed Books:


1. A. Jamal    Civil Society without state? The Palestinian Case. Ibrahim, F., Wedel

H., (eds.) Problems of Civil Society in the Middle East Leske & Budrich, Oplanden, 1995. (pp. 165-179). (German).


2. A. Jamal    Abstention as Participation: The Labyrinth of Arab Politics in Israel.

Arian, A., Shamir, M., (eds.) The Elections in Israel 2001 Jerusalem: Israel Democracy Institute, 2002. (pp. 55- 103).


3. A. Jamal     Power-Relations, Recognition and Dialogue: The Dynamics of Israeli-Palestinian Peace. Eisenberg, L., Caplan, N., Sokoloff, N., Abu-Nimer, M., (eds.)    Traditions and Transitions in Israel Studies New York: SUNY Press, 2002. (pp. 239-262).


4. A. Jamal   Between Homeland, Nation and State: Patriotism among Palestinians in Israel. (בין מולדת עם ומדינה) D. Bar-Tal, A. Ben Amos (eds.) Patriotism: We Love you Homeland,  Tel Aviv: Hakibutz Hameochad, 2004. (pp. 393-446). (Hebrew)


5. A. Jamal   The Structure and Culture of Israeli Communication Regime. C. Mansour (ed.)

Dalil Israel  (מדריך ישראל), Washington DC.: Institute for Palestine Studies, 2004 (pp. 371-433 ) (Arabic).


6. A. Jamal The Palestinian IDPs in Israel and the Predicament of Return Between Imagining the “Impossible” and Enabling the “Imaginative”.   Ann Lesch and Ian Lustick (eds.) Exile and Return: Predicaments of Palestinians and Jews, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005. (pp. 133-160).


7. A. Jamal    Political and Ideological Factors of Conflict in Palestinian Society. Hans Joerg Albrecht, Simon, Razaei, Rohne and Kiza eds.) Conflict and Conflict Resolution in Middle Eastern Societies: BetweenTradition and Modernity. Freiburg: Max Planck Institute in Freiburg, 2006. (pp. 229-256)


8. A. Jamal  Ethnic Nationalism, Native Minorities and Politics: On the Dynamics Of Constructing National Inequality in Israel Society and Economy in Israel: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, vol1, Avi Bareli,Daniel Gutwein and Tuvia Friling (eds.) (Sede Boqer and Jerusalem: The Ben Gurion Research Institute and Yad Izhak Ben-Zvi Press, 2005. (pp. 145-182). (Hebrew)


9. A. Jamal Referenda as Decision Making Mechanism in Rigid Ethno-National States: Israel as Example. Dana Ariele-Horowitz (ed.) Phantom in Politics: Referenda in Israel Jerusalem: Magnes Press, 2006. (pp.165-191)


10. A. Jamal The Syndrome of Imaginative Equality and the Cunning of Cultural Exclusion: Arabs in Israeli Reality TV Shows. The Present Absentees Report. Jerusalem: Second TV and Radio Agency, 2006. (Hebrew)


11. A. Jamal Political Participation and the Lack of Effective Vote for Arabs in Israel." In: Shlomo Hasson and Michael Karayanni (eds.) Arabs in Israel: Barriers to Equality (Jerusalem: Floersheimer Institute for Policy Studies), pp. 125-140 (Hebrew).


12. A. Jamal The Sociology of Arab Leadership in Israel. Elie Rekhess (ed.) The Arab Minority in Israel and the Elections for the 17th Knesset (Tel Aviv: Dayan Center, 2007)


13. A. Jamal Future Visions and Current Dilemmas: On the Political Ethos of the Palestinians Citizens of Israel. Sarah Osatzki-Lazar and Mustafa Kabha (eds. Between Vision and Reality: The Vision Papers of the Arabs in Israel 2006-2007(Jerusalem: Citizens' Accord Forum, 2008), pp. 13-35.


14. A. Jamal On the Burdens if Racialized Time. Yehuda Shenhav and Yossi Yona (eds.)

 Racism in Israel (Jerusalem: Hakibutz Hameuchad and van Leer, 2008), pp. 348-380.


15. A. Jamal, Civic Associations, Empowerment and Democratization: Arab Civil Society

in Israel. Guy Ben-Porat and Bryan Turner (eds.) The Contradictions of Israeli Citizenship: Land, Religion and State(London: Routledge, 2011), pp. 222- 257.


16. A. Jamal, Racialized Time and the Principles of Colonial Rule in the Israeli-Palestinian

Context. Yair Auron and Isaac Lubelsky (eds.) Genocide: Between Racism and Genocide in the Modern Era (Raanana: Open University, 2011), pp. 185-219.


17.  A. Jamal Future Visions and Horizons of Expectations in State-Minority Relations in

Israel in Joel Peters and David Neuman eds The Routledge Handbook on Israeli-

Palestinian Conflict (London: Routledge, 2012). Pp. 278-291.


18. A. Jamal The Principles of Civic Education and the Challenges of Deliberative Citizenship in Dan Avnon (ed.), Civic Education in Israel (Am Oved Press, 2013). Pp. 327-360.


19. A.Jamal Israels palästinensische Bürger: Status und Rolle einer separierten Bevölkerungsgruppe, in: Bernadette Schwarz-Boenneke  (ed.) Israel im Auge des Sturms Gesellschaftlich gespalten – politisch gefordert. (2014) Verlag Herder in Freiburg. Pp. 54-71.


21.A. Jamal  Self-Exclusion as Epistemological Space: An Arendtian View of Conflictual Realities. In: Amos Goldberg and Bashir Bashir (eds.) Holocaust and Nakba (Jerusalem: Van Leer Institute and Hakibutz Hamiuchad, 2015). Pp. 147-171.


22. A. Jamal Post-Zionism and its Moral and Political Ramifications, Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Julius H. Schoeps, Yitzhak Sternberg , Anne Weberling and Olaf Glöckner (eds.) Handbook of Israel: Major Debates. Oldenbourg: De Gruyter, 2016. Pp. 873-887.


23.A. Jamal Beyond Traditional Sovereignty Theory in Conflict Resolution – Lessons from Israel/Palestine. In: Ehrenberg, John and Peled, Yoav (eds.) Israel and Palestine: Alternative Perspectives on Statehood. Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield. Pp. 337-364.


24.A. Jamal Mechanisms of Governmentality and Constructing Hollow Citizenship: Arab-Palestinians in Israel, in: Nadim Rouhana (ed.) Israel and its Palestinian Citizens: Ethnic Privileges in the Jewish State. Cambridge University Press,  2017. Pp. 159-1990.


25.A. Jamal “Trust, Ethics and Intentionality in Conflict Transformation and Reconciliation”, in Ilai Alon and Daniel Bar-Tal (eds.) The Role of Trust in Conflict Resolution. Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2017. Pp. 259-286.


26.A. Jamal "Is the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Resolvable?: Ethical Transformative       Recognition and Conflict Resolution,” in: Paula Raymon and Yoram Meital (eds.)      Recognition as Key for Reconciliation: Israel, Palestine, and Beyond. Brill, 2017. Pp. 38-57.


27. A. Jamal "Forming Elites and New Political Thought Among Palestinians in Israel", in:

 Aziz Haidar, Political Aspects of the Lives of Arab Citizens of Israel (Jerusalem: Van Leer Institute and Hakibuts Hamiuchad). (2018). Pp. 19-51.


28. A. Jamal " Can There be a Resolution of the Conflict if Palestinian Citizens of Israel are not Involved?", in: Jamie Weiner-Stein (ed.), Moment of Truth – Tackling

Israel-Palestine's Toughest Questions, New York: Or Books (2018). Pp. 285-293.


29 A. Jamal  “ The Hegemony of Neo-Zionism and the Nationalizing State in Israel –

The Meaning and Implications of the Nation-State Law”, in Simon Rabinovitch, ed. Defining Israel: The Jewish State Democracy and the Law, Hebrew Union College Press, 2018, pp. 159-182.


30. A. Jamal “Israeli Arab Perspective on Security”, in: Stuart Cohen and Aharon Klieman eds. Routledge Handbook on Israeli Security. Routledge, 2018, Pp. 101-111.


31. A. Jamal “The Search for Survival and Moral Disengagement in the Behavior of Small

Groups – The Druze in Israel as Example”, Yusri Khizran (ed.). The Druze in Israel. Haifa: Mada Al-Carmel, PP. 14-66.


32. A. Jamal “Emerging Elites and New Political Ideas Amongst Palestinians in Israel,”

in: Joel Peters and Rob Geist Pinfold (eds.) Understanding Israel: Political, Societal and Security Challenges. London: Routledge, 2018. Pp. 149-166.


33. A. Jamal “Conceptualizing Palestinian Politics in Israel in the Shadow of the Arab Spring” in: Reuven Y. Hazan, Alan Dowty, Menachem Hofnung and Gideon Rahat eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Israeli Politics and Society, Oxford University Press, 2021. Pp. 228-245.


34.A. Jamal “Conditional Representation and Leadership in Palestinian Society in Israel” in: Ben-Porat, Guy; Filc, Dani, Feniger, Yariv; Kabalo, Paula and Mirsky, Julia (eds.) Routledge Handbook on Contemporary Israel, Routledge, (Routledge, 2022), pp. 239-257.


35. A, Jamal “The Epistemology of Zionist Settler Colonialism and the Ontological Securitization of Palestinians”, in: Ahmad Sa’di and Nur Masslaha, Decolonizing the Study of Palestine: Indigenous Perspective and Settler Colonialism: In Honour of Elia Zureik. (I.B. Tauris, 2023), Pp. 93-113.


36. A, Jamal “Mamlachtiyut Today: A Conceptual and Political Analysis”, in: Tamar Herman and Ofer Shiff, Contemplating Israeli Mamlachtiyut: 21 Proposals. (Raanana: Lamda: Open University Press), pp. 81-91.




Accepted for Publication in Edited Volumes


  1. A. Jamal “Martin Buber and Shared Society: Between Equal Ethical Dialogism and Alienated Dialectical Ontology”, in: Ron Margolin and Hanna Viselton, 100 Years to Buber’s I &Thou. Carmel Publishing. (Forthcoming 2024)



  1. A. Jamal and Nahum Karlinski, “Introduction”, in: Nahum Karlinski, The Modern Israeli, Palestinian, and Other Diasporas in Comparative Perspective. Texas University Press. (Forthcoming 2024).


  1. A. Jamal “Martin Buber and the Palestinian Ethical Challenge”, in: Paul Mandes Flohr, 100 Years to I-You. Chicago: Chicago University Press. (Forthcoming 2024)



Edited Monographs


  1. A. Jamal (Co-Edited with Ephraim Lavi) The Nakba in the Israeli National Memory. Tami Steinmetz Center and Walter Lebach Institute, 2015. (pp. 251) (Hebrew).


  1. A. Jamal (ed.) The Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion in Israeli-Palestinian Relations. Walter Lebach Institute, Tel Aviv University 2020. (pp. 193) (Hebrew)
  2. A. Jamal (ed.) The Conflict –Sociological, Historical and Geopolitical Aspects. Walter Lebach Institute, Tel Aviv University 2019. (pp. 145) (Hebrew).


  1. A. Jamal (ed.) The Contradictions of Control: State Policies towards Arab Citizens and the Impact on their Behavior. Walter Lebach Institute, Tel Aviv University 2020. (pp. 213). (Hebrew).


  1. A. Jamal Israel and its Palestinian Predicament: A Comparative Strategic Perspective. Nazareth: I’lam – Arab Center for Media Freedom Development and Research. 2020 (pp. 450) (English)


  1. A. Jamal On Hospitality and Compliance: Trends in Existing Conditions of Palestinian Citizens in Israel.Walter Lebach Institute, Tel Aviv University 2023. (pp. 282). (Hebrew).


Other Books and Monographs:


6. A. Jamal Israeli Media: Between Structural Pluralism and the Hegemony of

        the National Discourse. Ramallah: Madar Press. 2005. (pp. 347). (Arabic)


7. A. Jamal Deliberations on Collective Rights and the National State Haifa: Mada Al-Carmel Press. 2005. (pp. 220). (Arabic)


8. A. Jamal Citizenship Lexicon for Arab Schools in Israel, Jerusalem: Gilo Center for Civic Education and Democracy, 2005. (pp. 123) (Arabic)


  1. A. Jamal The Culture of Media Consumption Among National Minorities: The Arab Society in Israel. Nazareth: I’lam, 2006. (pp. 201) (English)


  1. A. Jamal The Representation of Arab Leadership in Arab Commercial Newspapers. Nazareth: I'lam, 2006. (pp. 124) (Hebrew)


  1. A. Jamal Women Image in the News of Arab Commercial Newspapers. Nazareth: I'lam, 2006. (pp.80) (Hebrew)


  1. A. Jamal Multiculturalism and the Challenges of Differential Citizenship in Israel. Tel Aviv: Walter Lebach Institute for Jewish-Arab Relations, 2007. (pp. 76) (Hebrew and Arabic).


  1. A. Jamal The Dialectics of Memory and Forgetfulness: Israeli Independence and Palestinian Nakba. Tel Aviv: Walter Lebach Institute for Jewish-Arab Relations, 2010. (pp. 90) (Hebrew)


  1. A. Jamal  Manufacturing Quiet Arabs: The Role of Mizrahi Jews in Governmental Newspapers in Arabic. Nazareth: I’lam, 2010. (Arabic)


  1. M. Kholod, and A. Jamal, Arab Reporters Needed for the Hebrew Press. Nazareth: I’lam, 2010. (Hebrew)


  1. A. Jamal and S. Bsoul, Still Subjugated: Representations of Women in Arab National Newspapers. Nazareth: I'lam Center, 2011 (Hebrew).


  1. A. Jamal and R. Awaisi, The Challenges to Journalistic Professionalism: Between Independence and Difficult Work Conditions. Nazareth: I’lam Center, 2011. (English and Arabic).


  1. A. Jamal and S. Bsoul, The Marginality of Human Rights in the Local Arab Press in Israel. Nazareth: I’lam Center, 2012 (English and Arabic).


  1. A. Jamal and K. Masalha, The Discourse of Human Rights in the Israeli Media. Nazareth: I’lam Center, 2012 (English, Hebrew and Arabic).


  1. A. Jamal and S. Bsoul, The Palestinian Nakba in the Israeli Public Sphere: Formations of Denial and Responsibility. Nazareth: I’lam Media Center, 2014 (pp. 128) (Hebrew).


  1. A. Jamal Zionist Thought in the Labyrinth of Renewal and Regeneration: The Dialectics of Internal Contradictions and their Practical Implications. Beirut: Institute for Palestine Studies. 2014 (pp. 135) (Arabic)


  1. A. Jamal and Samah Bsoul, The Palestinian Nakba in the Israeli Public Sphere: Formations of Denial and Responsibility. Beirut: Institute for Palestine Studies. 2017 (pp. 163) (Arabic)


  1. A. Jamal An Alternative View on Strategic Processes and Developments in Israel. Nazareth: I’lam – Arab Center for Media Freedom Development and Research. 2020 (pp. 152) (Hebrew)


  1. A. Jamal Constructive Strategic Insights: The Capabilities and Possibilities of Palestinian Society in Israel. Nazareth: I’lam – Arab Center for Media Freedom Development and Research. 2020 (pp. 172) (Arabic)


Other Articles and Chapters


1. A. Jamal   Palestinian State-Formation, the Media and the Prospects of Democracy in Palestine Majalat Al-Dirasat Al-Filastiniya  vol. 40, 1999.  (pp. 112-135) (Arabic)


2. A. Jamal Arab Leadership in Crisis Sada A-Tarbiya vol. 49, Summer 2001. (Pp. 27-32). (Arabic)


3. A. Jamal On the Politics of Conditional Recognition: Palestinians in the Israeli Peace Discourse Al-Aswar no. 23, 2001. (Pp. 74-120). (Arabic)


4. A. Jamal On Liberal Zionism: A Critical Appraisal   Israeli Issues vol. 11-12, 2003. (pp. 43-72). (Arabic)


5. A. Jamal   Thoughts on the Dilemma of Under-Representation and In-Affectivity Eretz Acheret, 2003. (pp. 20-24). (Hebrew)


6. A. Jamal  The Media and Identity Formation. Nationality and Citizenship in the Media, I'LAM – Media Center for Arab Palestinians in Israel, July 2003. (pp. 6-10). (English & Arabic)


7. A. Jamal   Initial Contemplations on the Sociology and Perception of Arab Leadership in Israel  Mitzad Shini, no. 6-7, 2004. (pp.4-9). (Hebrew)


8.A. Jamal Citizenship as Resistance: Arab Politics in Israel Revisited. Nimer Sultani (ed.) Israel and the Palestinian Minority 2005. Haifa: Mada Al-Carmel Press, 2005. (pp. 207-218).


9. A. Jamal On the Morality of Arab Collective Rights in Israel Adalah’s Electronic Newsletter. No. 12 (April 2005).


10. A. Jamal  Colonialism with Intention and Moral Responsibility Mada Akhar, vol. 1, no. 1 (September 2005) (pp. 152-168). (Arabic)


11. A. Jamal Education for Peace and Multiculturalism in Conflictual Societies. Interdisciplinary Thought in Humanistic Education vol. 2 (May 2007), (pp. 11-16) (Hebrew).


12. A. Jamal A Cry in the Political Darkness Eretz Acheret (June 2007), pp. 24-28. (Hebrew)


13. A. Jamal The Israeli Political Scene-2007, Strategic Report (May 2008), 61-90. (Arabic)


14.A. Jamal  The Struggle for Time and the Power of Temporariness: Jews and Arabs in the Labyrinth of History,  Tal Ben Zvi and Hanna Farah (eds.) Men in the Sun (Herzliya: Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, 2009), (pp. 8-23)


15.A. Jamal  Place, Home and Being: The Dialectics of the Real and the Imagined in the Conception of Palestinian Domesticity, In: Arieala Azoulay, HomelessHome, (Jerusalem: Museum on the Seam, 2009).


16.A. Jamal, Israeli Security Policy -2009, Strategic Report (Ramallah: Madar, 2010).


17.A. Jamal, Ethno-Republicanism, Colonial Expansinism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Israel Issues, No. 39-40 (2010): 55-75.


18.A. Jamal, Israeli Foreign Policy – 2010, Strategic Report (Ramallah: Madar, 2011): 78-108.

19. A. Jamal. Israeli Foreign Policy -2011, Strategic Report (Ramallah: Madar, 2012).


20. A. Jamal, On the Shadow of the Political: On Opposition as Alternative to Order, in Nitzan Lebowitz (Electronic Publication)   


21.A. Jamal The Israeli Elections: The Alternation of Personalities and the Fixation of Policies. In:


22- A. Jamal, Twenty Years after the Oslo Accord: A Perspective on the Need for Mutual Ethical Recognition. Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung December 2013.


23- A. Jamal, The Liquidity of Arab Political Discourse in Israel in Light of the Arab Spring. Eretz Acheret.

24- A. Jamal Despotic Majoritarianism and Deliberative Citizenship. Kadir Has University and the Van Leer Institute. PP. 80-84.


25- A. Jamal “The Rise of ‘Bad Civil Society’ in Israel: Nationalist Civil Society Organizations and the Politics of Delegitimation”, Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik. Berlin.


26- A. Jamal Establishing the Ethical Basis for Ethno-Theological Sovereignty in Israel, Palestine-Israel Journal, 23(4), 2019:


27- A. Jamal Transformations in the Representation of Palestinian Society in Israel since the Nakba until Today. Journal of Palestine Studies. 122. May 2020. [Arabic]


Book Reviews:


  1. Joel Migdal, Through the Lens of Israel. In: Middle East Journal, vol. 56, no. 1 (2002), pp. 159-161.


  1. As'ad Ghanem, The Palestinian-Arab Minority in Israel, 1948-2000. In: Middle East Journal vol. 56, no. 2 (2002), pp. 340-342.


  1. Gershon Shafir and Yoav Peled, Being Israeli: The Dynamics of Multiple Citizenship, Israeli Sociology, (2005).


  1. Yona Yossi and Yehouda Shenhav, What is Multiculturalism, Jama'a Journal, vol. 17 (2008).


  1. Dan Caspi and Mustafa Kabha, The Palestinian Arab In/Outsiders: Media and Conflict in Israel, Media Frames, 8 (Spring 2012), 127-126.


  1. Tamir Sorek, Cautious Commemoration: Palestinian Calendars and Martyrs in Israel, Stanford University Press.


  1. Mary Totri, The Palestinian Media and Nation Building. Resling Press.


  1. Yifat Gutman The Role of Memory Activism in Reconciliation Processes in Comparative Perspective. Tami Steinmetz Center.


  1. Gal Ariely, Israel’s Regime Untangled: Between Democracy and Apartheid.


  1. Michael Karayani, A Multicultural Entrapment: Religion and State among the Palestinian-Arabs in Israel.


  1. Ofra Ben Ishai and Yagil Levy (eds.) Armed with Legitimacy: Justifications for Military Violence in Israeli Society. Haifa: Pardes. [Hebrew]



In Process:


Articles for Journals


  1. A. Jamal, Hannah Arendt’s Perception of Truth and Politics in the Post-Truth Populist Age.
  2. A. Jamal, Bad Civil Society and the Dwindling Freedom of Expression in Israel.
  3. A. Jamal, “Funding Policies and Palestinian Creative Labor in Israel”.
  4. A. Jamal, “Cultural Activism and Counter Hegemonic Resistance: Palestinian Civil Society in Israel”.
  5. A. Jamal “Breaking the Patriarchal Silence: Palestinian Women Filmmakers in Israel”.    


Book Length Manuscripts:


  1. A. Jamal The Temporal Turn in Palestinian Consciousness. (English)
  2. A. Jamal, The Politics of Palestinian Cultural Resistance in Israel (English)
  3. A. Jamal Legitimacy Deficit in Israel: Critical View of Recent Constitutional and Political Transformation (English)




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