Waleed Hazbun
Associate Professor of International Relations
Department of Political Studies and Public Administration (PSPA)
American University of Beirut (AUB)

Email: wh20 @ aub (dot) edu (dot) lb
Twitter: @Waleed_Hazbuncc
Academia.edu: WaleedHazbun

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Recent publications:

“Assembling Security in a ‘Weak State:’ The Contentious Politics of Plural Governance in Lebanon since 2005,” Third World Quarterly, Vol. 37, No. 6 (2016): 1053-1070. 

“The Uses of Modernization Theory: American Foreign Policy and Mythmaking in the Arab World,” in Marwan Kraidy and Alex Lubin, eds. American Studies Encounters the Middle East (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016). 

“Beyond Petromodernity: Excavating pathways for Khaleeji Tourism Studies,” in Marcus Stephenson and Ala Al-Hamarneh, eds. International Tourism and the Gulf Cooperation Council States: Developments, Challenges and Opportunities (London: Routledge, 2016). 

“The Folds of Place: Re-visiting questions of travel in Israel/Palestine,” in Rami K. Isaac, C. Michael Hall, and Freya Higgins-Desbiolles, eds. The Politics and Power of Tourism in Palestine (London: Routledge, 2016), pp. 166-177. 

“Travel To Egypt, From the Nineteenth Century to World War II: Thomas Cook, the Mechanization of Travel, and the Emergence of the American Era,” in Marie- Charlotte Le Bailly (ed.) Red Star Line and Cruise Tourism During the Interbellum, (Antwerp: Red Star Line Museum, 2016). 

“A History of Insecurity: From the Arab Uprisings to ISIS,” Middle East Policy, Vol. 22, No. 3 (Fall 2015): 55-65.