Palestinian Commemoration in Israel: Calendars, Monuments, and Martyrs, Stanford University Press, 2015.
Arab Soccer in a Jewish State: The Integrative Enclave, Cambridge University Press, 2007.
A sample chapter: "Maccabi Haifa is my flag": Arab fans of Jewish teams
The Hebrew version was published by Magnes Press, 2006.
An updated edition in French will be published in March 2017: Un terrain contesté: Les dilemmes d’un football arabe dans un État juif, Albin Michel, 2017.
Nasionnalisme Palestina Di Lapangan Hijau: Sejarah Ringkas Sepak Bola Arab-Palestina di Wilayah Kekuasaan Israel Manna dan Salwa, 2010 (Indonesian translation of an IJMES article).
Messica, Fabienne and Tamir Sorek, Refuzniks Israéliens ("Israeli Refuseniks - Soldiers who Refuse to Serve in the Occupied Territories"), Agnès Viénot Edition, 2003 (in French).
Articles in Refereed Journals
Sorek, Tamir and Robert G. White. "Football fandom and National Pride: Racial Differences," Social Science Research, 58, 2016, 266-278
"Calendars, martyrs, and Palestinian particularism under British rule," Journal of Palestince Studies, 43 (1) 2013, 6-23
"Public silence and latent memories: Yitzhak Rabin and the Arab-Palestinian citizens of Israel," Israel Studies Review, 28 (1) 2013, 78-97
Sorek, Tamir and Alin Ceobanu. "Religiosity, National Identity, and Legitimacy: Israel as an Extreme Case,"" Sociology, 43 (3), 2009.
"The only place where an Arab can hit a Jew and get a medal for it: Boxing and masculine pride among Arab citizens of Israel"," Sport in Society, 12 (8) 2009, 1065-1074.
"Cautious Commemoration: Localism, Communalism, and Nationalism in Palestinian Memorial Monuments in Israel," Comparative Studies in Society and History ,50 (2) 2008, 337-368.
"Between Football and Martyrdom - the Bi-Focal Localism of a Palestinian Town in Israel," British Journal of Sociology, 56 (4) 2005, 635-661.
"The Orange and the Cross in the Crescent - Imagining Palestine in 1929," Nations and Nationalism, 10 (3) 2004, 269-291.
"Palestinian Nationalism has Left the Field - A Shortened History of Arab Soccer in Israel," International Journal of Middle East Studies, 35 (3) 2003, 417-437.This article was published also as a booklet in Indonesian under the title Nasionnalisme Palestina Di Lapangan Hijau: Sejarah Ringkas Sepak Bola Arab-Palestina di Wilayah Kekuasaan Israel (Manna dan Salwa, 2010).
"Arab Football in Israel as an Integrative Enclave," Ethnic and Racial Studies, 26 (3), 2003, 422-450.
"The Islamic Soccer League in Israel: Setting Moral Boundaries by Taming the Wild," Identities - Global Studies in Culture and Power, 9 (4), 2002, 445-469.
"Arab Soccer in Israel and the Contest over its Meanings," (in Hebrew), Ha-Mizrach he-Hadash, 43, 2002, pp. 157-176.
"Palestinian Nationalism in the 1940's: The Sports Column as an Identity Agent," (in Hebrew), Zmanim, Spring 2000 (70), pp. 15-25.
Chapters in books
"Sport, Palestine, and Israel", in: Blackwell Companion to Sport, edited by David L. Andrews and Ben Carrington, Routledge, 2010, 113-129.
"The changing patterns of disciplining Palestinian national memory in Israel", in: States of Exception, Surveillance and Population Management: The Case of Israel/Palestine, edited by Elia Zuriek, David Lyon, and Yasmeen Abu-Laban, Blackwell, 2013, 257-269.
"Why did Beit-She'an let Beitar win? Ethnic solidarity, sports ethic,and national ideology," in: Studies in Contemporary Jewry, Vol. 23, edited by Jonathan Frankel, Peter Medding, Eli Lederhendler, and Ezra Mendelsohn, Oxford University Press, 2009, 128-141.
An Arabic version of this article was published in: Qadaya Israiliya, issue no. 43-44, 2012, 54-67
"Kimmerling, Baruch," Entry in Biographical Encyclopedie of the Modern Middle East and North Africa 454-456.
"Arab soccer in a Jewish State, "Jews, Sports and the Rites of Citizenship , edited by Jack Kugelmass, University of Illinois Press, 2006, 159-172.
"Palestinian Sports in Historical Perspective," (in Hebrew), in: Body Culture and Sports in Eretz-Yisra'el in the 20 th century (Idan series), Edited by Haim Kaufman and Hagai Harif, Yad Ben-Zvi, 2002, 434-452.
Solicited Articles in Journals
"Le sport en Israël-Palestine : un conflit désamorcé ?," Matériaux pour l’histoire de notre temps, 106, 2012, 47-52."Soccer Fandom and Citizenship in Israel," Middle East Report, 245 (Winter 2007), 20-25.
A Turkish translation of this article can be found here.
"The sports column as a site of Palestinian nationalism in the 1940's", Israel Affairs ,special issue: Sports and Society in Israel/Palestine, edited by Amir Ben Porat and Yair Galili, 13 (3), 2007, 605-616.
"Threatened Masculinities and Ethnicity in Israeli Soccer," in: Scholar and Feminist Online, 4 (3), 2006.
"Window of Opportunity in the National Stadium," (in Hebrew) in: Panim , 25 (Summer 2003), 74-81.
"Memory and Identity: The Land Day Monument ," in ISIM Newsletter (10), July 2002, 17.
Guy Ben-Porat's "Between State and Synagogue: The Secularization of Contemporary Israel," International Journal of Middle East Studies, Vol. 46 (2), 2014, pp. 421-422
Magid Shihade's "Not Just a Soccer Game," International Journal of Middle East Studies, Vol, 44 (2), 2012, pp. 372-374
Aziza Khazzoom's "Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel: Or, How the Polish Peddler Became a German Intellectual," Middle East Report, Vol. 44 (2), 2012, pp. 372-374
Dahlia Moore and Salem Aweiss' "Bridges over Troubled Water: A Comparative Study of Jews, Arabs, and Palestinians," Social Forces, June 2007, Vol. 85 (4), pp. 1808-1810.
Yair Sheleg's "The New Religious Jews" and Eva Etzioni-Halevy's "The Divided People," Bulletin of the Association for Israel Studies, Fall 2001, Vol. 17 (1), pp. 128-131.
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