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Publications & In Preparation


Westerm Muslims and Conflicts Abroad: Conflict Spillovers to Diasporas, New York: Routledge, 2016 

Journal Articles & Book Chapters

“Detroit Muslim Political Participation,” (With Dr. Farid Senzai at Santa Clara University, CA). Forthcoming in Minority Voting in the United States (2 Volumes), eds. Kyle L. Kreider and Thomas J. Baldino. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger, 2015

“The Rise of the Fringe: Right Wing Populists, Islamists, and Politics in the United Kingdom,” (pdf) (with Ryan McCabe). Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs 33(2): 171-184, 2013 

“Religion or Ethnicity? Middle Eastern Conflicts and American Arab-Muslim Protest Politics,” (pdf) Nationalism and Ethnic Politics 18(2), 2012

“Democratic Islamization in Pakistan and Turkey: Lessons for the post-Arab Spring Muslim World,” (pdf) Middle East Journal 66(2): 273-289, 2012. Translated into Turkish and published in an edited volume as, "Pakistan ve Türkiye’de Demokratik İslamlaşma: Arap Baharı Ertesinde İslam Dünyası İçin Çıkartılacak Dersler,” In Hazırlayan, Yayına; M. Akif Kireçci (ed), Arap Baharı ve Türkiye Modeli Tartışmaları, Ankara, Turkey: ASEM (The Ankara Center for Political and Economic Research), 2014: 67-90.


Book Reviews

Book Review of Amaney Jamal, and Nadine Naber, eds., Race and Arab Americans Before and After 9/11, International Migration Review 45(1): 210-212, 2011

Book Review of Terri Givens, Gary P. Freeman, and David L. Leal, eds., Immigration Policy and Security, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 36(7): 1194-1195, 2010

Select Professional Publications

Muslim Migrant Impact on the European Security Agenda: Lessons from Germany, France and the UK, Monograph, Saarbrücken, Germany: VDM Verlag, 2010

“Ingrid Mattson and the American Muslim Exceptionalism,” Muslim Public Affairs Journal 1(3):  115-124, 2006 

Under Review & In Preparation

“The Evolution of Italian Muslim Political Participation,” under review 

“Let's Intervene! But Only if They're Like Us: The Effects of Group Dynamics and Emotion on the Willingness to Support Humanitarian Intervention,” (with Mike Grillo), under review

 “The Migration-Security Nexus: When are Global Immigrants Viewed as a Threat?” (with Mike Grillo)

“The Influence of Information and Previous Beliefs on Individuals’ Beliefs about the Applicability of the Geneva Conventions to Terrorist Groups” (with Mike Grillo)