Palestinian Commemoration in Israel: Calendars, Monuments, and Martyrs, Stanford University Press, forthcoming 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.

Outline in French is also available.

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

"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

"The Quest for Victory: Collective Memory and National Identification among the Arab-Palestinian Citizens of Israel," Sociology, 45 (3), 2011.

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.

Book Reviews

Guy Ben-Porat's "Between State and Synagogue: The Secularization of Contemporary Israel," Middle East Report, 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.

Allen J. Scott's "On Hollywood: The Place, The Industry," Contemporary Sociology, Vol. 34 (6), 2005, 644-645.

Motti Regev & Edwin Seroussi's "Popular Music & National Culture in Israel," Ethnic and Racial Studies, Vol. 28 (5), 2005, pp. 965-967.

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.


"An illusion named sport" (in Hebrew) in Haaretz , June, 26, 2011

"When is it allowed to yell 'Death to the Arabs'?," (in Hebrew) in Y-net , November, 5, 2007

"Conscience Laundry in Sakhnin," (in Hebrew) in Y-net , January 8, 2004