+9613414178 sh41@aub.edu.lb

About Me

Sari hanafi – ساري حنفي

Professor of sociology, American University of Beirut. President, International Sociological Association.

أستاذ علم الإجتماع،  الجامعة الأمريكية في بيروت. رئيس الجمعية الدولية لعلم الاجتماع.

Editor, Idafat: The Arab Journal of Sociology
Founder, Portal for Social Impact of Scientific Research in/on the Arab World (Athar)

My Background

Sari Hanafi is currently a Professor of Sociology at the American University of Beirut and editor of Idafat: the Arab Journal of Sociology (Arabic).  He is the President of the International Sociological Association (2018-2022) and previously its Vice President and member of its Excitative Committee (2010-2018).

Recently he created the “Portal for Social impact of scientific research in/on the Arab World” (Athar). He was the Vice President of the board of the Arab Council of Social Science (2012-2016). He holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales-Paris (School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences) (1994).

He has also served as a visiting professor/fellow at the University of Poitiers and Migrintern (France), University of Bologna and Ravenna (Italy), Chr.

Michelsen Institute (Bergen-Norway), Doha Institute for Graduate Studies.  Hanafi was also a former senior researcher at the Cairo-based French research center, Centre d’études et de documentation économique juridique et sociale (1994-2000).

He is the author of numerous journal articles and book chapters on the sociology of religion, sociology of (forced) migration; politics of scientific research; civil society, elite formation and transitional justice.

Among his recent books are: Knowledge Production in the Arab World: The Impossible Promise. (with R. Arvanitis) (in Arabic, Beirut:CAUS and in English, Routledge -2016); From Relief and Works to Human Development: UNRWA and Palestinian Refugees after 60 Years. (Edited with L Takkenberg and L Hilal) (Routledge- 2014).

The Power of Inclusive Exclusion: Anatomy of Israeli Rule in The Occupied Palestinian Territories (Edited with A. Ophir & M. Givoni, 2009) (English and Arabic) (NY:Zone Book; Beirut:CAUS), The Emergence of A Palestinian Globalized Elite: Donors, International Organizations and Local NGOs (with L. Taber, 2005) (Arabic and English); Pouvoir et associations dans le monde arabe (Edited with S. Bennéfissa, 2002) (Paris:CNRS).

He is the winner of 2014 Abdelhamid Shouman Award and 2015 Kuwait Award for social science.

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PERSONAL DATA

Email: sh41@aub.edu.lb & sarihanafi@gmail.com

Website: https://sites.aub.edu.lb/sarihanafi/

Address: Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Media Studies, 

American University of Beirut

PO Box: 11-0236

Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon

Phone: 00961-1350000

Univ. ext.: 3823/ 4383

Mobile: 00961-3414178

research and Teaching Interests

Sociology of knowledge; politics of scientific research; Sociology of religion; connecting social science with religious science; sociology of higher education; transitional justice ; Political sociology; economic sociology of the Palestinian diaspora and refugees; sociology of migration; civil society; elite formation.

Current Position

From July 1, 2011: Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Media Studies (SOAM), American University of Beirut (AUB).

From September 15, 2012: Chair, SOAM- AUB.

From September 1, 2015: Faculty member, Program of Public Policy and International Affairs.

From September 2017: Founder and manager of Portal for Social Impact of Scientific Research: Targeting Research in/on the Arab World (PSISR) (https://psisr.net/)

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

1994

Ph. D.  in Sociology, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales-Paris (School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences). Thesis on “Les ingénieurs en Syrie. Modernisation, technobureaucratie et identité”, supervisor: Michel Wieviorka. First class with distinction (mention: Très Honorable)

1989

Master’s degree (D.E.A.) “Sciences et Techniques dans l’Histoire, la Culture et l’Organisation des sociétés”, University of Strasbourg. Thesis on “La formation des ingénieurs en Syrie et son adaptation aux besoins de la société”, supervisor: Philippe Breton.

1987

B.A. Sociology, Damascus University, With Honors.

1984

B. S. Civil Engineering, Damascus University, With Honors.

Professional EXPERIENCE

Academic Research

Associate Professor, American University of Beirut

2/2005- 6/2011

Visiting Prof., University of Poitiers and Migrintern.

2004

Director, Palestinian Refugee and Diaspora Centre, Shaml.

Duties: administration of Shaml; coordinating of 6 research programs; fundraising of 15 projects; team leader of the research program “Sociology of the Palestinian Return Migration”

10/2000-1/ 2004

Associated Researcher, Muwatin (the Palestinian Institute for the Study of Democracy) conducting two researches:

Team leader, Research project: ‘Donors, International organization and Local NGOs: Agenda Setting and Networking’

Duties: Participant of the joint project involving Muwatin and CMI (Bergen- Norway) to examine the Impact of Rent-Seeking and Corruption on State Formation in Palestine during the Osl//o Interim Period. The three year project employed three external consultants and seven Palestinian economists and sociologists to produce a comprehensive edited volume on state formation in Palestine.

1/1998 – 2001

Senior Researcher, Centre d’études et de documentation économique juridique et sociale in Cairo (CEDEJ) (French research center)

Duties: coordinator of two research programs: ‘Economic Sociology of the Palestinian Diaspora’ and ‘NGOs in the Arab World’.

10/1998- 9/2000

Senior consultant, Welfare Association in Jerusalem

Duties: coordinator of a survey and database on donors assistance to the Palestinian NGOs.

5/1998- 11/1998

Senior Researcher, Centre d’études et de documentation économique juridique et sociale in Cairo (CEDEJ)

Duties: team leader of the research program “Palestinian Economy in the Diaspora”.

2/1995- 9/1997

Associated Researcher, GREMO (Groupe de Recherches et d’Etudes sur le Moyen-Orient), Maison de l’Orient Méditerranéen – CNRS, Lyon, France.

2/1991-6/1994

Researcher, Social Research Center in Damascus.

Duties: Participation in the fieldworks and analysis of a research project on rural development.

8/1984-9/1986

Teaching and Graduate Supervision (until 2012)

Courses Taught at AUB

All are 3 credits.

SOAN 201 Introduction to Sociology: Spring 2005, Fall 2006, Summer 2006, Spring 2006, Fall 2007, Summer 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2010, Summer 2010, Spring 2011.

SOAN 210 Social Research Methods: Spring 2005, Fall 2006, Fall 2007, Spring 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Spring 2012, Spring 2013.

SOAN 211 Analysis of Social Data: Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Fall 2007, Fall 2008.

SOAN 240/324 Sociology of Law and Human Rights (Graduate and undergraduate course): Spring 2006.

SOAN 232/324 Conflict Analysis and Resolution (for Graduates and undergraduates) Fall 2007, Fall 2009.

SOAN 242/318 Globalization and Migration (for Graduates and undergraduates) Spring 2007, Fall 2008, Spring 2011.

SOAN 300 Graduate Research Methods (for Graduates) Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2010, Fall 2011, Spring 2013.

SOAN 245 Transitional Justice (for Graduates and undergraduates) Spring 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2011, Spring 2013.

SOAN 290M/324F The Social Production of Knowledge (for Graduates and undergraduates) Spring 2011, Spring 2012.

Teaching Experience

Feb.-May 2019: Visiting fellow in Doha Institute for Graduate Studies.

May-June 2008: Visiting prof. in University of Bologna and Ravenna (Italy)

Feb.-March 209: Visiting fellow in Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) – Bergen, Norway

11/2004- 2/2005: University of Poitiers- France. Seminar in Diaspora and forced migration, Master ‘Migrations Internationales et Relations Interethniques’

1/1994-11/2004: Occasional visiting lecturer mainly in France (universities of Paris, Poitiers, Aix-en-Provence), in Palestinian Territories (Universities of Birzeit, al Quds and Al-Najah) and in Egypt (Cairo university).

1996-1998: Supervised 9 French and Egyptian Master students associated with the CEDEJ.

1999-2004: Supervised 5 Palestinian and foreigner Master students.

 

Below is a list of selected lectures and institutions:  

October 23, 2004

University of Beir Zeit, Master Seminar on sociology. Lecture: “Methodology of Network Analysis”. (Arabic)

June 12, 2004

IREMAM (Institut de Recherches et d’Etudes sur le Monde Arab et Musulman) in Aix-en-Provence (France), Master (DEA) seminar on diaspora. Lecture: ‘Sociology of Return Migration: the Palestinian Case’. (in French)

January- February 2004

Applied Research Institute of Jerusalem (ARIJ), course on methodology of social science and data analysis using SPSS.

June 30-  July 2, 2003

University of Vienna, Summer Academic Seminar on Culture of Conflict. Lecture: “The Palestinian Diaspora during the Intifada. Right of Return and New Form of Mobilization without Radicalization”.

23 May 2003

Forced Migration and Refugee Studies (FMRS) in American University of Cairo, Seminar of Master. Lecture: ‘Sociology of Return’.

March 2, 2003

International Migration, Spaces and Societies (Migrinter) in University Poitiers (France), Master (DEA) seminar on geography. Lecture: “Diaspora studies: comparative perspective”. (in French)

June 1-3, 2002

Al Quds University, undergraduate seminar on ‘Gender Dynamic and Diaspora’. Lecture: ‘Impact of Palestinian exodus in 1948 on social transformation’. (Arabic)

January 2002

University of Beir Zeit, Master Seminar on sociology. Lecture: “Theories of the Social Movements”

26 April 2001

Ecole Normal Supérieur (Paris), undergraduate seminar on Géopolitique. Lecture: ‘Flux et réseaux de la diaspora palestinienne’.

23 March 2001

Forced Migration and Refugee Studies in American University of Cairo, Master Seminar. Lecture: ‘Rethinking the Palestinian Abroad as Diaspora’.

23 October 1998

Chaire Téléglobe Raoul-Dandurand en études stratégiques et diplomatiques (GRESMO), Université du Québec, Master seminar in peace process. Lecture: “Penser le rapport diaspora, centre. La contribution de la  diaspora palestinienne à l’économie des Territoires”.

June 1998

University of Najah (Nablus), Seminar on sociology. Lecture: “Sociological Schools in France”

20 December 1997

Beir Zeit University, Seminar on sociology. Lecture: “Theories of Ethnic Entrepreneurship”.

1 March 1997

MEAwards Research Program in Population and the Social Sciences and the Middle East Research Competition (MERC) (Cairo), Master Seminar on “Social Science in Egypt: Emerging Voices”. Lecture:  “The Image of Others, between Arabic and French Agendas”.

March 1995

University of Paris 8, Master (DEA) seminar  in Sociology of Sciences: “Sociology of Scientific Professions”.

February 1995

GREMO (Groupe de Recherches et d’Etudes sur le Moyen-Orient), Maison de l’Orient Méditerranéen, University of Lyon 2, Master (DEA) seminar on Middle East Studies. Lecture : «Economic Sociology of the Palestinian Diaspora ».

June 1995

University of Damascus, Master Seminar on sociology. Lecture: “Sociology of Pierre Bourdieu”.

March 1994

University of Paris 8, Master (DEA) seminar on Sociology of Sciences: “Engineers as Socio-professional Group”

February 1994

GREMO (Groupe de Recherches et d’Etudes sur le Moyen-Orient), Maison de l’Orient Méditerranéen, University of Lyon 2, Master (DEA) seminar. Lecture: «Engineers as Socioprofessionnel Group in Syria and Egypt ».

January 1994

University of Paris 8, Master (DEA) seminar on Sociology of Sciences: “Producing Engineers in Syria and in France: some epistemological notes”

PhD Supervision (Committee Member) (until 2012)

Dec. 2012 : Suzanne Menhem, Ph. D. thesis « Les nouveaux migrants au Liban : vers une technicisation du marché de l’emploi ». Poitiers University.

April 2, 2010: Ghassan Abdellah, Ph. D. thesis: The Political Islamist Movements and the Armed Violence: Hamas and Jihad from 1967-2000 (Arabic). High Graduate Institute of Social Science and Humanities, Lebanese University.

July 8, 2009: Nicolas Pouillard, Ph. D. thesis: Utopies, Tiers-Mondismes et Théologie du Non-renoncement. Islamismes, mouvements de gauche et nationalismes de « libération ». Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales-Paris.

June 4, 2009: Safwat al-Rosan, Ph. D. thesis: Changing Image of Mosques and their Functions in Jordanian Society: Approach Sociologic. High Graduate Institute of Social Science and Humanities, Lebanese University.

September 7, 2007: Nuhran Abu Jidi, Ph. D. thesis: Urbicide: the Delibrate Destruction of City Identity; Towards Post-War Reconstruction the case of Nablus/Palestine. Department of Architecture, Urban Design and Regional Planning, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium.

MA Thesis Advisor (submitted) (until 2012)

July 2012: Gianni Izzo: “Murtada Muṭahhari and the Enduring Epistemological Impression on Theophilosophy”. MA in Arabic and Middle East Studies

Feb. 12, 2012: Alice Crabtree: “Transnational Political Activity among the Lebanese Community in Australia”.

October 13, 2011: Ruth Bonazza: “Scientific knowledge production in the universities: language issues”. MA in Sociology.

October 22, 2010: Cole Murray, “Theories of Liberation: A comparison of work between Gustavo Gutierrez and Ali Shariati”, MA in Arab & Middle East Studies.

October 3, 2009: Naseem Ferdowsi, “Migrant workers and their children: negotiating belonging in Lebanon”, MA in Arabic & Middle Eastern Studies. MA in Arabic & Middle Eastern Studies.

October 2, 2009: Michael Page, “Religious Transformations in the Palestinian Camps of Lebanon: A Case Study of the camps of Nahr al-Barid, Baddawi, and ‘Ain al-Hilwah”. MA in Arab & Middle East Studies.

June 12, 2009: Diana Farhood, “Family, Decisions and Happiness among Lebanese University Students”. MA in Arab & Middle East Studies.

September 4, 2008: Rima Rassi, “Transitional Justice and Conflict Resolution in Borj Barajne Refugee Camp”. MA in Sociology.

September 23, 2007: Marina Krikorian, “The Multiples Belongings of Armenian Diaspora in Lebanon”, MA in Arab & Middle East Studies.

July 2006: Lilian Maria Chryssis, “The Construction of Palestinian Diasporic Identity in Massachusetts: Maintaining a National and Cultural Identity”, MA in Arab & Middle East Studies.

AUB Administrative Responsibilities (until 2011)

2011- Member, Advisory Committee, Faculty of Arts and Sciences.

2010- Member, Library Committee, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

2010- Coordinator, Committee of Program Learning Outcome assessments,

Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Media Studies.

2007-  2009 Chair, Social Committee in SBS.

2006- 2009 Member, Research Committee of Faculty of Arts and Sciences.

2006- 2008 Member, Strategic Planning Committee in SBS.

2005 -2006 Chair, Conference Committee in SBS.

2005- 2008 Chair, Website Committee in SBS.

Awards and Research Grants

2017

“Connecting Social Sciences with Religious Knowledge in Algeria, Jordan, Lebanon and Morocco: Research and Policy”. Carnegie Corporation of New York. October- 2017 to September 2019. ($250,000).

2016

“The rupture between the social science and religious knowledge” Waqf alNahda (Kuwait) ($25,200)

2016

“Un mirror des science sociales: acteurs, pratiques et saviors au Liban” (co-PI with Candice Raymond). PHC CEDRE, (600 euros)

2015

Kuwait Award for social science. ($140,000)

2015

Abdelhamid Shouman Award for role of technology in social change. ($20,000)

2015

University Research Grant, “Investigating Islamic narratives in Lebanon: Friday sermons and religious curriculum”. ($8000)

2013- 2014

International Development and Research Center (IDRC), “Research Granting Councils and Funds in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA): Scoping Study and Consultation Workshop”. ($120,000)

2011-12

Grant from Lebanese National Council for Scientific Research. ($24,000)

2010-11

University Research Grant, “National and International Dynamic of Scientific Research in Lebanon and Regional Comparisons”. ($7000)

2009

Ford Foundation. Organization of regional workshop: Promotion and Publication Ranking Systems in the Arab East.

2008-9

University Research Grant, “Modes of Governance of Palestinian Refugee Camps in Lebanon, the Palestinian Territory and Syria”.

2006

International Development and Research Center (IDRC), “The Employability of Palestinian Professionals in Lebanon”.

2005-6

French Institute of Research on Development (IRD), “Impact of foreign funding on research agendas” in the framework of the research program “Evaluation of Scientific and Technological capabilities in Mediterranean countries” (ESTIME)

2004

Cooperation for Scientific and University Research (program of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs): ‘Modes of Entrepreneurship of Locals, Transmigrants and Return migrants in Palestinian Territories’ (coordinator and researcher of a 4-scolor research team)

2003

L’Institut des Sciences et des Techniques de l’Equipement et de l’Environnement pour le Développement (ISTED- France) : ‘Study of the rehabilitation of historical centers in Bethlehem and Hebron’. (Researcher of a 4-scolor research team)

2002

International Development Research Center (IDRC- Ottawa): ‘Critical Perspectives on the Absorption of Palestinian Refugees in the Occupied Palestinian Territories and Israel’. (Team leader of a 8-scholar research group)

1999-2001

Muwatin Center (Ramallah) and CMI (Bergen- Norway): ‘Impact of Rent-Seeking and Corruption on State Formation in Palestine during the Oslo Interim Period’. (Core member of a 9-scholor research group).

1996-1998

International Development Research Center and Muwatin center: ‘Donors, International organization and Local NGOs: Agenda Setting and Networking’ (Team leader and researcher)

1995

Middle East Awards (Population Council and Ford Foundation): ‘Palestinian Return Migration’

1995-1996

European Commission and CEDEJ (Cairo): ‘Palestinian Economy in the Diaspora’ (team leader and researcher of a 6-scholor research group)

1995

Social Sciences and the Middle East Research Competition (MERC) (Ford Foundation -Cairo): “Palestinian Diaspora: Economy and Identity’

1993

Ibn Khaldoun Center (Cairo): ‘Civil Society in Palestinian Territories’

1992

CEDEJ (Cairo): ‘Palestinian Economy in Syria’

1990-1993

French scholarship, Ph. D. Grant: ‘Les ingénieurs en Syrie. Modernisation, technobureaucratie et identité’

Organization of Workshops and International Conferences

workshop “Research priorities in Islamic studies”, organized by the Nohoud Center for Studies and Publication, in collaboration with the Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Media Studies.

“Religion in Society: Social Change in the Post-Arab Uprisings”. Organized by the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies and IFI American University of Beirut. (Co-organizer)

“Towards the Reconstruction of Islamic Studies”. Organized by: Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Media Studies, Department of Arabic and Near Eastern Languages, and the Sheikh Zayed Chair for Arabic and Islamic Studies. (Co-organizer)

“A Tribute to Sadiq Jalal Al Azm: His Thought and Legacy”. International Symposium. AUB. (Co-organizer)

video links to the conference sessions:

Opening session: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KkJ91ZIsFAs

Keynote speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9PIHas0lsE

Al Azm’s philosophical legacy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=chyfYcaB2hs

Debate on Secularism: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MAzXLWNPvbs

Orientalism in Reverse: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I4DeG2Zjwsk

Al Azm’s political commitment : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sx7yPslV_bk

“How Economics matter? Year 5 of the Revolutions, a social and economic lens”. International colloquium in Beirut. WAFAA. Hosted in AUB. (Member, Program committee)

“Islamic reform from within: New configurations”. Closed symposium. WAFAA and AUB. (Co-organizer)

Townhall on “ISA and Human Rights”, Forum of the International Sociological Association. Vienna- Austria. (Organizer)

“The Knowledge Production Project–Middle East”, AUB, Beirut. (Co-organizer).

“Fourth International Conference on Social Thought and Theory in the MENA Region: Comparative Methods in Studying Religion and Society”. American University of Beirut. (Co-organizer)

 “Questioning Social Inequality and Difference in the Arab Region’’, Conference organized by the Arab Council for Social Science. Beirut. (Chair,  organizing committee)

“Writing sociology in Iraq and Arab world: knowledge production through Idafat, the Arab Journal of Sociology”. Conference “Sociology in Iraq: The centennial celebration of Ali Al-Wardi”. AUB. (Chair,  organizing committee)

Congers of the International Sociological Association. Yokohama, Japan. (Member, Program committee)

International Conference in the Arab Uprisings, organized by IFI and Provost office. (Member, Organizing committee)

International Symposium: “The Arab Uprisings:  Sociological Perspectives and Geographical Comparisons”. AUB, Lebanese Sociological Association, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), International Sociological Association, Lebanese National Council for Scientific Research and Qatar University. (Chair, organizing committee)

International Conference: “From Relief and Works to Human Development: UNRWA and Palestinian Refugees after 60 Years”. Organized by the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut and the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA) (Co-organizer)

Session in Research Committee 31: Modes of Incorporation of the Protracted Refugees. International Sociological Association’s World Congress. Gutenberg.

Regional Workshop: “Promotion, Publications, and Ranking Systems in Arab Universities”. Organized by the American University of Beirut (AUB) – Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences in cooperation with Ford Foundation.

Scientific coordinator of the Regional Workshop “Governing Palestinian Refugee Camps in the Arab East”. Organized by the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs (IFI) at the American University of Beirut (AUB)

Scientific coordinator of the International Workshop: “Power, Governmentality, Resistance and the State of Exception in the Arab World”. Organized by Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences-AUB, Association of Arab Sociology and Center for Arab Unity Studies.

(With Are Knudsen, May Jayyusi and Jaber Suleiman) International workshop: “From Exodus to Exile: Palestinian Lives in the Levant”. CMI and Muwatin. Bergen.

(With M. K. Dorai) Panel: “New Migrations and Transnational Practices in the Middle East” in Sixth Mediterranean Social and Political Research Meeting. The Mediterranean Program of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies at the European University Institute, Florence (Italy).

(With M. K. Dorai) International Conference: “Refugee Repatriation Process, Patterns and Mode of Transnationality a Comparative Perspective”, organized by Palestinian Diaspora and Refugee Center (Shaml) and Laboratory of International Migrations, Spaces & Territories (Migrinter) (Poitiers – France).

(With E. Benvenisti, Ch. Gans) International Conference: “Right of return and resolving Palestinian refugees issue”, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public and International Law, Heidelberg (Germany).

Workshop ‘Donors, International NGOs, and Palestinian NGOs: Agendas and Networking’. Muwatin, The Palestinian Institute for the Study of Democracy, Ramallah.

Research Study Group on “Palestinian return migration: Socio-economic and cultural approaches”, The MEAwards Program in Population and Social Sciences and The Palestinian Diaspora and Refugee Centre (Shaml), Ramallah.

(with Sarah Ben Néfissa) International Conference “NGOs and Governance in the Arab World” MOST (UNESCO), CEDEJ, IRD, CEPS d’Al Ahram, Cairo.

Panel “Modes de l’entrepreneuriat migrant arabe“, Annual Meeting of the AFEMAM, Tours-France.

International Conference “Palestinian expatriate business people”, Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation, Ramallah.

(with E. Kinle) Panel “Le capital obéissant ? entrepreneurs et Etats au Proche-Orient”, Annual Meeting of the AFEMAM, Aix-en-Provence- France.

 

Selected Consultancy Experience

Consultant, UNRWA, Poverty assessment and targeting projects for Palestinian refugees living in Lebanon. A multi-disciplinary research project, headed by Dr. Jad Shaaban.

2010

Consultant, World Bank, Nahr el Bared Refugee Camp Crisis: Socioeconomic Impact Assessments and Recovery Plan for Surrounding Municipalities.

5/2008-6/2008

Consultant, UNICEF, conducting research on “protection of Palestinian refugee child in the region” for the UNRWA conference in Geneva June 2004.

4/2004-5/2004

Consultant for the EU in assessing and evaluation proposals on Democracy, governance and human rights from potential grantees from Pakistan, Nepal, India and Bangladesh.

2003-2004

Consultant for ESCAW, conducting research on “The role of Palestinian expatriates in the socio-economic rehabilitation and development of the occupied Palestinian territories (OPT)”.

2004

Consultant for the Association of Palestinian Policy Research Institutions (Rabita) in Jerusalem. Designing and constitution of the database on Researchers in the field of the Palestinian issues.

7/1998-1/1999

Consultant for the Population Council (Cairo) Survey and database on research on population issues in Palestine.

7/1998-1/1999

Senior adviser and co-founder of PALESTA. PALESTA is a Palestinian Scientists and Technologists Abroad internet-based network, established to harness the scientific and technological knowledge of expatriate professionals for the benefit of development efforts in Palestine). Duties: Assisting in building awareness about PALESTA, Finalizing the design and plan of the database, Assisting in the scientific processing of feedback form expatriate scientists, Coordinating between the Database committee and “feedback managers” committee.

3/1998 – 5/1998

Consultant, Mission for the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation through its Department of Expatriates Affairs– Ramallah, UNDP/TOKTEN Palestinian Program.

11/1997 – 3/1998

Consultant, Feasibility Study of the project entitled “Commercial Development of Historic Beit Sahour, West Bank, PGF Consultants- Canada.

November 1997

Consultant, Royal Dutch Shell Group– Dubai- UAE.

November 1996

Consultant, elaboration of its database on the “Transfer of Knowledge through Expatriate Nationals (TOKTEN), UNESCO- Paris.

January 1995

Board of Academic Journals

2019-: Advisory Board. Bethlehem University Journal.

2019-: Scientific Board, كراسات تونسية (Cahiers de Tunisie)

2017-: Editorial Board, Migration and Society. (Oxford)
2016-: Associate Editors, Sociology of Islam. (Brill)

2015-: Advisory Board, قلمون (Kalmoun).

2014-: Advisory Board, Middle East – Topics & Arguments. Philipps-Universität Marburg.

2014-: Editorial board, International Journal of Contemporary Iraqi Studies.

2014-: Editorial board, Global Sociology, India International Institute of Social Sciences.

2014-: Editorial Board, Journal of Iranian social Studies.

2014-: Editorial Board, Global South Sephis E-Magazine.

2012- : International Advisory Committee. South African Review of Sociology.

2012- : International editorial board. Journal of Economy Culture and Society. Istanbul University.

2012- : international editorial board, International Sociology Review of Books (ISRB)

2011-2014: Scientific Board of TERRA (Réseau scientifique de recherche et de publication)

2011-: Consulting Editor of Global Dialog (Newsletter of the ISA)

2011- : Editorial Board of International Sociology

2010- : Editorial Board of Sociopedia.isa. International Sociological Association.

2007- : Editor, Idafat, Arab Journal of Sociology, Association of Arab Sociology. (Arabic)

2007-: Editorial Board of Mustaqbal al-Arabi [Arab Future]. Beirut: Center of Arab Unity Studies. (Arabic)

2007- : Advisory Board of Journal of Diaspora Studies. School of International Studies Jawaharlal Nehru University. New Delhi.

2006- :Correspondance for the Middle East, Revue Européenne des Migrations Internationales. Poitiers (France): CNRS.

2005- 2007: Advisory board of De l’autre côté, Paris.

2004- 2007:Advisory board of Forced Migration Review, Oxford, UK.

Previous Career in Engineering and Software Development
12/1986-12/1987 Statistician and software developer, Syrian Central Statistic Office- Damascus.
2/1985-7/1986 Civil engineer, Center of Scientific Studies & Researches- Damascus. Duties: Participation as an in the realization of construction works.

PUBLICATIONS

Books

Sari Hanafi, Armando Salvatore and Fabio Vicini.  Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of the Middle East. Oxford Univ. Press.

Radwan al-Sayyid, Sari Hanafi, Bilal Orfali (eds.) Towards the Reconstruction of Islamic Studies. Beirut: Arab Scientific Publishers. (in Arabic)

رضوان السيد، ساري حنفي، بلال الأرفه لي (تحرير) نحو إعادة بناء الدراسات الإسلامية. الدار العربية للعلوم ناشرون

Tarek Mitri and Sari Hanafi (eds.) The Strong and Weak Arab States in post Arab Uprisings. Beirut: Arab Scientific Publishers. (in Arabic)

طارق متري و ساري حنفي (تحرير) الدولة العربية القوية والضعيفة: المآلات بعد الانتفاضات العربية

Sari Hanafi and Chin-Chun Yi (Eds) Sociologies in Dialogue. London: Sage.

  1. Hanafi and Rigas Arvanitis. Knowledge Production in the Arab World: The Impossible Promise. In Arabic, Beirut: Center for Arab Unity Studies; in English, UK: Routledge.

س. حنفي، ور. ارفانيتس،  البحث العربي ومجتمع المعرفة: رؤية نقدية جديدة. بيروت: مركز دراسات الوحدة العربية. (2015)

Launching event at IFI (AUB) with two discussants: Drs. Seteney Shami and Hassan Sharif. 

Reviews: Round table about the book, al-Mustaqbal al-Arabi, issue no 445 (March 2016).

Review in al-hayat (London). by Omar al-Kayed, Sat. 19 March 2016. (in Arabic)

مراجعة لحميد الهاشمي. مجلة عمران. عدد 15

Review in Umran  by Hamid al-Hashimi (issue 15, 2016, pp. 181-86) (in Arabic)

Review in Inspire Jordan by Riad al Khour

مراجعة في نوافذ (الإسلام اليوم). هشام رفاعي

Review in Nawafez (Islam Today). by Hisham Rifai. 29-5-2017.

Review in Insight Turkey, by Jordi Quero Arias. Spring 2016. Pp. 183-189.

Review in al-Quds al-Arabie by Mohamad Turki al-Rebio.

مراجعة في القدس العربي. ” خارطة السوسيولوجيا في العالم العربي اليوم: الانتفاضات ودور الباحث المحلي؟”. محمد تركي الربيعو

Review in English, Revue des mondes musulmans et de la Méditerranée (REMMM) (2017)

ساري حنفي و نورية بن غبريط-رمعون  ومجاهدي مصطفى (تحرير) مستقبل العلوم الاجتماعية في الوطن العربي. بيروت: مركز دراسات الوحدة العربية.

  1. Hanafi, N. Ben Ghreit-Ramoun and M. Mustafa. (eds.) The Future of the Social Science in the Arab World. Beirut: CAUS. (in Arabic)

Review in International Sociology Book Reviews. By Lisa Taraki, 2016 vol. 31 no. 2 186-89.

Review in al-Mustaqbal Al-Arabi. By Lisa Taraki (in Arabic)

https://sites.aub.edu.lb/sarihanafi/files/2019/09/International-Sociology-2016-Taraki-186-9.pdf

Review in al-Hayat. (2015) by Karam al-Helo

Reviewed in al-Arabi Al-Jadeed by Abaheer al-Saqqa.

Review in Idafat: the Arab Journal of Sociology. By Abaheer al-Saqqa. Issue 33-34. pdf

مراجعة في القدس العربي. محمد الروبيو

Review in al-Qods al-Arabi. By Mohamad Alrabiuo. 20-8-2016.

  1. Hanafi, Lex Takkenberg and Leila Hilal (Eds.) UNRWA and Palestinian Refugees: From Relief and Works to Human Development. Routledge

Are Knudsen and S. Hanafi (Eds.) Palestinian Refugees: Identity, Space and Place in the Levant. Routledge.

Arabic (2015):

اللاجئون الفلسطينيون في المشرق العربي: الهوية والفضاء والمكان. المركز العربي للأبحاث ودراسة السياسات. (تحرير آري كنودسن وساري حنفي)

in Beirut: Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies.

Reviewed in al-Arabi AlJadeed by Yaser Gharib (2016)

Reviewed in al-Arabi AlJadeed by Fouad Fouad

ساري حنفي (تحرير) حالة الاستثناء والمقاومة في الوطن العربي. مركز دراسات الوحدة العربية

(Ed.) State of Exception and Resistance in The Arab World. Beirut: Center for Arab Unity Studies. 310 p. (Arabic)

Adi Ophir and Michal Givoni and S. Hanafi (Ed.) The Power of Inclusive Exclusion: Anatomy of Israeli Rule in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. New York: Zone Books. 634 p.

In Arabic: ساري حنفي، عدي أوفير، ميخال جيفوني، سلطة الإقصاء الشامل: تشريح الحكم الإسرائيلي في الأراضي الفلسطينية المحتلة. مركز دراسات الوحدة العربية

Beirut: Center for Arab Unity Studies.

(Ed.) Crossing borders, shifting boundaries: Palestinian Dilemmas. American University in Cairo Press.

In Arabic: Crossing borders, shifting boundaries: Sociology of the Palestinian Return. Beirut: Center of Arab Unity Studies.

عبور الحدودِ وتبدل الحواجز. سوسيولوجيا العودة الفلسطينيّة. بيروت: مركز دراسات الوحدة العربية

Eyal Benvenisti and Chaim Gans and S. Hanafi (Ed.) Israel and the Palestinian Refugees. Berlin: Springer and Max-Planck Institute. 510p.

  1. Hanafi and Linda Tabar, Donors, International organizations, local NGOs. Emergence of the Palestinian Globalized Elite. Washington: Institute of Palestine Studies and Ramallah: Muwatin. in Arabic: 2006, Ramallah: Muwatin and Institute for Jerusalem Studies.400 p.
  2. Ben néfissa, S. Hanafi, N. Abdel Fattah and C. Milani (Eds.) NGOs and Governance in the Arab World. Issues, Problems and Case Studies. Cairo: American University of Cairo Press.

In French: 2004, ONG et gouvernance dans le monde arabe.  Paris: Karthala and CEDEJ.

In Arabic: 2004. Cairo: Center of Political and Strategic Studies of Al Ahram

Sarah Bennéfissa and S. Hanafi (Eds.) Pouvoir et associations dans le monde arabe, Paris: CNRS.

Hona wa honaq : nahwa tahlil lil ‘alaqa bin al-shatat al-falastini wa al markaz (Here and There: Towards an Analysis of the Relationship between the Palestinian Diaspora and the Center),

Ramallah : Muwatin,  Jerusalem : Institute of Jerusalem Studies (distribution Beirut : Institute  of Palestine Studies)

Business Directory of Palestinian in the Diaspora, Jerusalem: Biladi, (In English, French and Arabic).

Entre Deux Mondes. Les hommes d’affaires palestiniens et la construction de l’entité palestinienne, Cairo : CEDEJ.

La Syrie des ingénieurs. Perspective comparée avec l’Egypte, Paris : Karthala.

Bayna ‘alamayn. Rijal al-a’mal al falastiniyyin fi al-shatat wa bina al qayan al falastini (Between Two Worlds: Palestinian Businessmen in the Diaspora and the Construction of a Palestinian Entity),

two editions: Cairo, Dar al-Mostaqbal al-arabi, & Ramallah: Muwatin (Palestinian Institute for the Study of Democracy), January (Arabic).

 

Chapters in Edited Books

* corresponding author

The Social sciences in the Arab world: caught between postcolonialism and islamization of knowledge”. Karima Guenich and Idris Kasikes (eds.) Social Sciences in the Arab World: A Tribute to Fatéma Mernissi. (in Arabic)

“العلوم الاجتماعية في العالم العربي: بين فكي نزعتي مابعد الكولونيالية وأسلمة المعرفة”. كريمة غينيش وإدريس كسيكيس (محرران) العلوم الاجتماعية في العالم العربي: في ذكرى فاطمة مرنيسي

sari Hanafi and Chin-Chun Yi “Introduction”. Sari Hanafi and Chin-Chun Yi (Eds) Sociologies in Dialogue. London: Sage.

Sari Hanafi and Rigas Arvanitis. “Smoothing the Waters: Science and Research Collaboration between China and the Arab World”. Mojtaba Mahdavi and Tugrul Keskin (Eds.). Rethinking China-Middle East in the Age of Neoliberalism. Brill

“Curriculum of faculty of Sharia and Islamic studies in Lebanon Radwan al-Sayyid, Sari Hanafi, Bilal Orfali (eds.) Towards the Reconstruction of Islamic Studies. Beirut: Arab Scientific Publishers. (in Arabic)

“مناهج برامج الشريعة والدراسات الإسلامية في لبنان”. رضوان السيد، ساري حنفي، بلال الأرفه لي (تحرير) نحو إعادة بناء الدراسات الإسلامية. الدار العربية للعلوم ناشرون

“Normativity of Migration Studies: Ethics and Epistemic Community” in Ray Jureidini and Said Fares Hassan (eds) Migration and Islamic Ethics: Issues of Residence, Naturalization and Citizenship. Leiden/Boston: Brill Publications, pp.110-135.

“Knowledge Produced but Not Used: Predicaments of Social Research in the Arab World”. in Adnan Badran, Elias Baydoun and John R. Hillman (eds.) Universities in Arab Countries: An Urgent Need for Change: Underpinning the Transition to a Peaceful and Prosperous Future. Springer. Pp. 143-162. https://sites.aub.edu.lb/sarihanafi/files/2019/09/2018_Kw_produced_not_used_Springer.pdf

Sarah El Jamal and Sari Hanafi*. “Framing Arab Poverty Knowledge Production: A Socio-bibliometric Study”, in Raquel Sosa Elizaga (Ed.) Facing an Unequal World. UK: Sage. Pp. 175-194. https://sites.aub.edu.lb/sarihanafi/files/2019/09/2018_sl-inequality.pdf

“قراءة نقديّة لمجتمع مُشتّت: في أحوال الجماعة العِلميّة العربيّة” ،معين حمزة  عمر البزري (تحرير) الابتكار أو الإندثار.  البحث العلمي العربي: واقعه وتحدياته وآفاقه. التقرير العاشر العربيّ للتنمية الثقافيّة. مؤسسة الفكر العربيّ. صص 475- 486

“Critical reading of a fragmented society: the situation of the Arab scientific community”. Mouin Hamza and and Omar Bizri (Eds.). Innovation or Perish. Arab Scientific Research: Facts, Challenges and Perspective. Xth Arab Cultural Development. Arab Thought Foundation. Pp. 475-486.

Arvanitis, R., S. Hanafi, et  Gaillard, J. « L’internationalisation de la recherche au Liban: choix ou contrainte? » In Kleiche, M. (dir.). Les ancrages nationaux de la science mondiale XVIIIe-XXIe Siècles.  Paris. Political. 391-424.

Sarah El Jamal and Sari Hanafi*. “Framing Arab Poverty Knowledge Production: A Socio-bibliometric Study”, in Questioning Social Inequality and Difference in the Arab Region. Arab Council for Social Science. Pp. 61-81. (in Arabic)

سارة الجمل وساري حنفي.* “تأطير إنتاج المعرفة حول الفقر في العالم العربي: دراسةٌ إجتماعيّةٌ وببليومتريّةٌ”. مسائلة اللامساواة والفوارق الاجتماعية في العلم العربي. المجلس العربي للعلوم الاجتماعية.  ص 61-81

Arvanitis, R., S. Hanafi* “Academic (In)Dependency in the Arab World and Latin America: A Comparative Perspective”. Lutfi Sunar (Ed.) Eurocentrism at the Margins: Encounters, Critics and Going Beyond. Routledge.

“Forward: Gorgio Agamben in Arabic Eyes”. Gorgio Agamben. State of Exception. Translated into Arabic Nasser Ismail. Cairo: Madarat.

“تصدير: جيورجيو أغامبن بعيون عربية “. جورجو أغامبين.  حالة الاستثناء – الإنسان الحرام. ترجمة ناصر إسماعيل. القاهرة: مدارات للأبحاث والنشر. صص 3-15

“إدارة مخيمات اللاجئين الفلسطينيين في لبنان وسوريا : حالتا مخيمي نهر البارد واليرموك ” اللاجئون الفلسطينيون في المشرق العربي: الهوية والفضاء والمكان. المركز العربي للأبحاث ودراسة السياسات. (تحرير آري كنودسن وساري حنفي)

مقدمة الطبعة الانجليزية . اللاجئون الفلسطينيون في المشرق العربي: الهوية والفضاء والمكان. المركز العربي للأبحاث ودراسة السياسات. (تحرير آري كنودسن وساري حنفي)

الإنتاج المعرفي الاجتماعي الفلسطيني: التمويل والمحدّدات الوطنية

“Palestinian Sociological Production: Funding and National Considerations”. S. Hanafi, N. Benghabrat and M. Mustapha (Eds.). The future of the social science in the Arab World. Beirut: Center for the Arab Unity Studies.

الأشراك المعقّدة لسوسيولوجيا العموم: في الوطن العربي: دراسة تجربة

“Complex Entanglements of Public Sociology in the Arab World: un experience”. S. Hanafi, N. Benghabrat and M. Mustapha (Eds.). The future of the social science in the Arab World. Beirut: Center for the Arab Unity Studies

“Forward”. Fabienne Le Houérou. Humanitarian Crises and International Relations 1959-2013. Bentham Science.

UNRWA as a “phantom sovereign” Governance practices in Lebanon. in S. Hanafi, Lex Takkenberg and Leila Hilal (Eds.) UNRWA and Palestinian Refugees: From Relief and Works to Human Development. Routledge.

“Les révolution Arabes. L’émergence d’une nouvelle subjectivité”. Didier Vrancken (Ed.) Penser l’incertain. Presse de l’université Laval. Pp. 311-338.

“Forced Migration in the Middle East and North Africa”. Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh et al. (Ed) The Oxford Handbook of Refugee and Forced Migration Studies. Oxford University Press.

In Arabic: إشكاليات قديمة جديدة  الهجرة القسرية في الوطن العربي.

Al-mustaqbal al-Arabi. Beirut: CAUS. Issue 127 – Sept 2014. Pp. 71-87.

  1. Hanafi*, Rigas Arvanitis, Justine Baer. “Internationalization of Science in Lebanon – The American University of Beirut – A Case Study”. Michael Kuhn and Kazumi Okamoto (eds.). Spatial Social Thought: Local Knowledge in Global Science Encounters. IBIDEM, Stuttgart.

“The Palestinian Refugees and the Right of Return: Reflection on extraterritorial nation-states in the framework of the Arab Spring”. Center for Forced Migration of Birzeit University (Ed.) The Palestinians between Camps and State. pp. 159-169. (Arabic)

“Arab Revolutions, Palestine Question and the Arab-Zionist Conflict (الثورة وقضية فلسطين والصراع العربي – الصهيوني)”. The Arab Revolutions. Beirut: Center for Arab Unity Studies.

“Enclaves and Fortressed Archipelago: Violence and Governance in Palestinian Refugee Camps in Lebanon”. Are Knudsen & Michael Kerr (Eds.) Lebanon: After the Cedar Revolution. C Hurst & Co Publishers.

In German: a short version of the article “Systematische Gewalt Palästinenser-Lager im Libanon” in the political journal INAMO. Issue 76. Winter 2013. Berlin. Pp. 29-37.

“Governing the Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon and Syria. The cases of Nahr el- Bared and Yarmouk camps”. Are Knudsen and S. Hanafi (Eds.) Palestinian Refugees: Identity, Space and Place in the Levant. Routledge

“Donor Community and the Market of Research Production: Framing and De-Framing the Social Sciences”. Michael Burawoy et al. (Eds.) Facing an Unequal World: Challenges from Sociology. Vol III. Pp. 3-35. International Association of Sociology.

In Arabic: (2010) in Adnan el-Amin (Ed.) Toward Arab Space for the Higher Education: Global Challenges and Social Responsibilities. Beirut: UNESCO.

“Consultancies and NGO-based research in the Arab East: challenges arising from the new donor agendas”. 2010 World Social science Report. UNESCO. (English and French). Pp. 115-116.

  1. Hanafi and Taylor Long “الحكم والحاكمية وحالة الاستثناء في مخيّمات اللاجئين الفلسطينيين في لبنان” [‘Governance, Governmentalities, and the State of Exception in the Palestinian Refugee Camps of Lebanon’]. S. Hanafi (Ed.) State of Exception and Resistance in The Arab World. Beirut: Center for Arab Unity Studies. Pp. 107-138. (Arabic)

 “تقديـم: تأطير الفضاء السياسي ـ الاجتماعي العربي حاكمية الدولة والحكم وحركات الاحتجاج اللامؤسساتية”

[“Introduction: Framing Arab socio-political space: state governmentality, governance and non-institutional protestation”]. S. Hanafi (Ed.) State of Exception and Resistance in The Arab World. Beirut: Center for Arab Unity Studies. Pp. 13-38. (Arabic)

“Palestinian Refugee Camps in Lebanon: Laboratory of Indocile Identity Formation”. Mohamed Ali Khalidi (Ed.) The Lived Reality of Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon. Institute of Palestine Studies. Pp. 45-74.

Early version in (2008) “Palestinian Refugee Camps in Lebanon: Laboratories of State-in-the-Making, Discipline and Islamist Radicalism”. Ronit Lentin (Ed.) Thinking Palestine. London: Z books, pp. 82-100.

In Arabic “إدارة مخيمات اللاجئين في لبنان: حالة الاستثناءوالبيوسياسية (bio–politics)” Mohamed Ali Khalidi (Ed.) Tajaliyyat al-hawiyyah: al-waqi` al-mu`ash lil-laji’in al-filastiniyyin fi lubnan Manifestations of Identity. Institute of Palestine Studies. Pp. 49-86.

  1. Çuhadar and S. Hanafi “Israel and Palestine: Civil Societies in Despair”. Thania Paffenholz (ed.) Civil Society and Peacebuilding: A Critical Assessment. Lynne Rienner Publishers. Pp. 207-234.

Entry: “Palestinian Diaspora”. Encyclopedia of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. 3 vols. Lynne Rienner. Apr. 2010. 4 p.

 “Palestinian Refugee Camps in the Palestinian Territory: Territory of Exception and Locus of Resistance” in A. Ophir and M. Giovanni and S. Hanafi (Eds.) The Power of Inclusive Exclusion: Anatomy of Israeli Rule in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. New York: Zone Books, pp. 495-517.

In Arabic: (2010) in Shu’oun Ijtimaiyya (Journal of Social Affairs). American University in Sharija, No 106 (summer), pp. 49-76.

Adi Ophir & Michal Givoni and S. Hanafi “Introduction” in A. Ophir and M. Giovanni and S. Hanafi (Eds.) The Power of Inclusive Exclusion: Anatomy of Israeli Rule in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. New York: Zone Books, pp. 15-30.

“Palestinian Sociological Production: Funding and National Considerations”. Sujata Patel (Ed.) International Handbook of Diverse Sociological Traditions. Sage London.

“Palestinian Refugee Camps: Disciplinary Space and Territory of Exception” Issam Nassar & Rasha Salti (eds.) I would have Smiled. Photographing the Palestinian Refugee Experience. Institute of Palestinian Studies. Pp. 67-82.

In Arabic : (2010) chapter in Palestinian Refugees Problems : Present and Future. Al-Quds University. Pp. 201-230.

Réfugiés Palestiniens Citoyenneté et Etat. Vers un Nouveau Modèle de l’Etat-Nation”. Luc Camrézy et al. (Eds.) L’asile au Sud. Paris: La Dispute. Pp. 47-66.

“Virtual and Real Returns”. S. Hanafi (Ed.) Crossing borders, shifting boundaries: Palestinian Dilemmas. American University in Cairo Press.

2008, In Arabic: Beirut: Center of Arab Unity Studies.

Earlier version in: (2005) ‘Physical return, Virtual return. Palestinian Communities in Europe and the Homeland’, Abbas Shiblak (ed.) The Palestinian Communities in Europe. Issues of integration. Ramallah: Shaml and Institute for Jerusalem Studies. (Arabic)

‘Dancing tango during the Peacebuilding: Palestinian- Israeli People to People programs for Conflict Resolution’, Judy Kuriansky (ed) Beyond Bullets & Bombs. Grassroots Peacebuilding between Israelis and Palestinians. Westport, Connecticut, London: Praeger, pp. 69-80.

  1. Brooks, R. Khamaisi, S. Hanafi, A. Hidmi & Sh. Wa’ary “IPCC Survey of Jerusalemite Perceptions of the Impact of the Wall on Everyday Life” . Robert Brooks (Ed.) The Wall. Fragmenting the Palestinian Fabric in Jerusalem. Jerusalem: International Peace and Cooperation Center, pp.137-151.

“The Sociology of Return: Palestinian Social Capital, Transitional Kinships and the Refugee Repatriation Process” in E. Benvenisti, C. Gans and S. Hanafi (Eds.) Israel and the Palestinian Refugees. USA: Springer, pp. 3-40.

In Arabic: (2008) “Palestinian Return Migration: Toward New Understanding”. S. Hanafi (Ed.) Crossing borders, shifting boundaries: Palestinian Return Migration. Beirut: Center of Arab Unity Studies. (Arabic)

Early versions were published: (2005) “The impact of Social Capital on the Eventual Repatriation Process of Refugees. Study of Economic and Social Transnational Kinship Networks in Palestine/Israel”, in Ann Lesch and Ian Lustick (eds.) Exile & Return. Predicaments of Palestinians and Jews. University of Pennsylvania Press, pp. 57-84; and (2007) “Social capital, transnational kinship and refugee repatriation process: some elements for a Palestinian sociology of return” Rex Brynen and Roula El-Rifai (Eds.) Palestinian Refugees. Challenges of Repatriation and Development.  London: I.B. Tauris/IDRC, pp. 46-78.

“Palestinian Refugees, Citizenship and the Nation-State”. Françoise De Bel-Air (Ed.)  Migration et politique au Moyen-Orient. Amman: IFPO, pp. 145-162.

Earlier version in (2006): “Finding a Just Solution for Palestinian Refugee Problem. Toward an Extra-territorial Nation-States” in Mahdi Abdul Hadi (Ed.) Palestinian-Israel Impasse. Exploring Alternative Solutions to the Palestine-Israel Conflict. Jerusalem: PASSIA. pp. 187-204.

 « Revenir dans les territoires : retournees, zones de souveraineté et crise de l’état-nation » Nadine Picaudou & Isabel Rivoal. (Eds.) Retours en Palestine. Trajectories, role et expériences des returnees dans la société palestinienne après Oslo. Karthala, pp. 19-45.

  1. Hanafi and Linda Taber “The ‘Women and Development’ Discourse and Donor Intervention in Palestine”. Ulrika Auga and Christina Von Braun (Eds.) Gender in Conflict. Berlin: LIT VERLAG, pp. 199-234.

“Palestinian return migration. Lessons from the International Refugee Regime” in Michael Dumper (Ed.) Palestinian Refugee Repatriation. Global Perspective. Routledge. Pp. 273-287

“Opening the Debate of the Right of Return” in by Joel Beinin and Rebecca L. Stein (Eds.) The Struggle for Sovereignty Palestine and Israel, 1993-2005. Stanford University Press.

“Palestine: the social and political dimension of migration” in Philippe Fargues (Ed.) Mediterranean Migration. 2005 report. Florence: European University Institute. pp.251-261.

“Diaspora with Fragile Center of Gravity: the Virtual Return of the Palestinian Communities”, in Lisa Anteby-Yemini, William Berthomière and Gabriel Sheffer (Eds.) Les Diasporas. 2000 ans d’Histoire. Rennes (France): Presses Universitaires de Rennes, pp. 225-245.

(with Linda Tabar) “Donor Assistance, Rent-Seeking and Elite Formation.” Inge Amundsen, Mushtaq Husain Khan and George Giacaman (Ed.) State formation in Palestine: viability and governance during a social transformation.  London/N.Y.: Routledge Curzon 250 p.

‘Rethinking the Palestinian abroad as diaspora. The Relationships between the Diaspora and the Palestinian Territories’, in André Levy and Alex Weingrod Diasporas and Holy Lands and Other Places. Standford University Press.

” The Palestinian Diaspora during the Intifada. Right of Return and New Form of Mobilization without Radicalization” in Nitza Nachmias & Rami Goldstein (eds.) The politics of forced migration: A conceptual, operational and legal analysis. Baltimore: Publish America.

س. حنفي و ل. طبر “الحركة الإنسانية و”أنسنة” الصراع السياسي: حالة الانتفاضة الثانية”.  ماذا بعد الانهيار عملية التسوية السلمية. مركز دراسات الوحدة العربية بالتعاون مع مركز البحوث والدراسات السياسية في جامعة القاهرة

  1. Hanafi and L. Tabar. “Humanitarian Movement and Humanizing the Political Conflict: the Case of the Second Intifada”. (Arabic)
  2. Hanafi and Linda Taber “The Intifada and the Aid Industry: the Impact of New Liberal Agenda on the Palestinian NGOs” in Yasser Akawi, Gabriel Angelone and Lisa Nessan (Ed.) From Communal Strife to Global Struggle: Justice for the Palestinian People. Jerusalem: AIC.

“Flexible Transnational Survival Practices of Palestinian Transmigrants/Returnees, and Inflexible State Policies: Crafting the Palestinian Extraterritorialized Nation State” in International Organization for Migration and League of Arab States (Ed.) Arab Migration in a Globalized World. Cairo: International Organization for Migration and League of Arab States pp. 299-253.

  1. Hanafi and M. Kamel Dorai) “Des réfugiés avant le H.C.R.: les Palestiniens” in Michelle Guillon, Luc Legoux, Emmanuel Ma Mung L’asile politique dans l’immigration. Paris : L’Harmattan.

‘La diaspora palestinienne à l’heure de l’intifada : Droit de retour et nouvelle forme de mobilisation sans radicalisation’, in Alain Dieckhoff and Remy Leveau (ed.), Israéliens et Palestiniens. La guerre en partage, Paris : Balland, coll. “Voix et regards”.

‘Les ONG palestiniennes et les bailleurs de fonds. Quelques éléments sur la formation d’un agenda’ in Sarah Bennéfissa et Sari Hanafi (ed.) Les associations  dans le monde arabe. Pouvoir et politique, Paris: Edition CNRS.

“Dubaï comme Carrefour du trafic humain. La communauté d’affaires palestinienne dans son insertion économique et sa marginalité sociale ” in Roland Marchal (ed.), Dubai. Cité globale, Paris: CNRS.

“Penser le rapport diaspora, centre. La contribution de la  diaspora palestinienne à l’économie des Territoires”, in Houchan Hassan-Yari (Ed.) Le processus de paix au Moyen-Orient, Paris: Harmattan.

“The Image of Others, between Arabic and French Agendas”, in Seteney Shamy & Linda Herrera (ed.), Social Science in Egypt: Emerging Voices, Cairo: AUC.

“Investment by the Palestinian Diaspora in the manufacturing Sectors of the West Bank and Gaza Strip”, in ESCWA (ed.), Proceedings of the Expert Group Meeting on the Impact of the Peace Process on Selected Sectors, Amman: USCWA, p. 201-26.

“Capital désobéissant? Les hommes d’affaires palestiniens de la diaspora et la construction de l’entité palestinienne”, in Riccardo Bocco, Blandine Destremau & Jean Honnoyer (ed.), Palestine, palestiniens. Territoire national, espaces communautaires, (Cahier du CERMOC n 17), Amman: CERMOC.

  1. Hanafi and Olivier Sanmartin ” Border Stories : Palestinians in Northern Sinai” in Sari Hanafi, Olivier Sanmartin & Abdel Qader Yassin (ed.) The Palestinians in Egypt and Northern Sinai, Ramallah: Palestinian Diaspora and Refugee Center, Shaml (Arabic). (English version in www.shaml.org)

“Les entrepreneurs palestiniens en Syrie” in Philippe Fargues and Louis Blin (ed.), Economie en Proche-Orient dans une perspective de paix, Paris: Maisonneuve.

“La formation des ingénieurs en Syrie”, in E. Longuenesse (ed.), Bâtisseurs et Bureaucrates – ingénieurs et société au Maghreb et au Moyen-Orient, Lyon : Maison de l’Orient.

 

Articles in Refereed Journals

Sari Hanafi and Azzam Tomeh. “Beyond Religion and Secularism: Gender Equality in the Inheritance Debate in Tunisia and the Formation of the Non-Authoritarian Reasoning.” Journal of Islamic Ethics. 3(1).

In Arabic

ساري حنفي وعزام طعمة. 2019. “ما وراء الديانية والعلمانية نقاش الميراث والمساواة بين الجنسين في تونس وتشكل التفكير غير الاستبدادي”. عمران للعلوم الاجتماعية والانسانية.

“‘We Speak the Truth!’: Knowledge and Politics in Friday’s Sermons in Lebanon”. Contemporary Arab Affairs. 12:2, pp. 53–80.

In Arabic, Umran. No 22. Pp. 7-34.

نحن ننطق بالحق!” المعرفة والسياسة في خطب صلاة الجمعة في لبنان. مجلة عمران. عدد 22. صص 7-34.   https://omran.dohainstitute.org/
ar/issue22/Documents/
SARIHANAFI.pdf

Sari Hanafi and Rigas Arvanitis. “Smoothing the Waters: Science and Research Collaboration between China and the Arab World”. Al-mustaqbal Al-Arabie. No 483. Pp. 49-69.

ساري حنفي وريغاس أرفانيتيس “التعاون العلمي والبحثي بين الصين والوطن العربي: دراسة بيبلومترية”. المستقبل العربي – العدد 483. صص. 49-69.

“Global Sociology: Toward New Directions”. Idafat. The Arab Journal of Sociology. Issue 45. Pp 7-25.

السوسيولوجيا الكونية: نحو اتجاهات جديدة”. إضافات- المجلة العربية لعلم الاجتماع. عدد45. ص7-25

https://sites.aub.edu.lb/sarihanafi/
files/2019/09/السوسيولوجيا-الكونية-2.pdf

 

“Pós-colonialismo versus pós-autoritarismo: o mundo árabe e a América Latina

em uma perspectiva comparative”. Sociedade e Estado. vol.33 no.2 Brasília May/Aug. 2018. Pp. 511- 529. http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?
script=sci_arttext&pid=S0102-69922018000200511
&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=pt
.

معرفة مُنْتَجة ولكن غير منْتِجة”. إضافات- المجلة العربية لعلم الاجتماع. عدد40. ص4-15.

“Knowledge produced but not used”. Idafat. The Arab Journal of Sociology. Issue 40. Pp 4-15.

Bruce Currie-Alder, Rigas Arvanitis and Sari Hanafi “Research in Arabic-speaking countries: Funding competitions, international collaboration, and career incentives”. Science and Public Policy. 45:1. 1-9. https://academic.oup.com/spp/
article/doi/10.1093/scipol/scx048/
4107903/Research-in-
Arabicspeaking-countries-Funding

التجديد الإسلامي من الداخل: تكوينات جديدة”. إضافات- المجلة العربية لعلم الاجتماع. عدد 38-39. ص.26-49.

https://sites.aub.edu.lb/sarihanafi/
files/2019/09/التجديد-الإسلامي-من-الداخل.pdf

“Islamic Reform from inside: new configurations”. Idafat: the Arab Journal of Sociology. No. 38-39. pp. 26-49. (in Arabic)

تم تلخيص هذا البحث من قبل هاشم الرفاعي في

This paper was summarized by Hisham al-Rifai in http://www.islamtoday.net/nawafeth/
artshow-42-238878.htm

“Gulf Response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis: Facts, Debates and Fatwas”. Sociology of Islam. 5 (2017). Pp. 112-137. http://www.academia.edu/
33591358/Gulf_Response_to_
the_Syrian_Refugee_Crisis_Facts
_Debates_and_Fatwas

“Islamization and indigenization of the Social Sciences: a Critical appraisal” (Islameh wa ta’sil al-Ulum al-Ijtimaiyya: dirasat fi baad al-ishkaliyyat). Almustaqbl al-Arabi. Beirut: CAUS, issue: 451. Sept. pp. 45-64.

أسلمة وتأصيل العلوم الاجتماعية: دراسة في بعض الإشكاليات”. المستقبل العربي. عدد 451. أيلول. ص. 45-64.

“Global Knowledge Production in the Social Sciences: a critical assessment”. Sociologies in Dialogue. v. 2, n. 1, p. 16-30, jan.-jun. 2016. http://diagramaeditorial.com.br/sid/
index.php/sid/article/download/29/
sid.v2i1.29

S Hanafi, A Knudsen, and R Flahive. “Trial of the Status Quo: The Politics of Mediated Justice in the Special Tribunal for Lebanon”. Arab Studies Journal. Vol. XXIV No. 1.

S Hanafi, A Knudsen, and R Flahive. “Framed justice: The Politics of Media for the Special Tribunal for Lebanon”. Arab Journal for Political Science. No 45-46. Pp. 89-108. (in Arabic)

س. حنفي، أ. كنودسن و ر. فلاهيف. “عدالة مؤطرة: سياسات الإعلام اللبنانية تجاه المحكمة الخاصة في لبنان”. المجلة العربية للعلوم السياسية. عدد 45-46. ص. 89-108.
M. Bamyeh* and S. Hanafi. “Introduction to the special issue on Arab uprisings”. International Sociology. 30 (4): pp. 343-347.
N AlMaghlouth, R Arvanitis, J-P Cointet and S Hanafi* “Who frames the debate on the Arab Uprisings? Analysis of Arabic, English and French Academic Scholarship”. International Sociology. (30:4). July.
“Temptations of International Ranking of Arab Universities” (أغواءات التصنيف الأكاديمي للجامعات العربية ووهمهاIdafat: The Arab Journal of Sociology. No 31-32. Pp. 6-12.
“The Pen and the Sword: the narrow margin of the academic freedom” (القلم والسيف: الهامش الضَّيِّق في الحريات الأكاديمية). Idafat: The Arab Journal of Sociology. No 29-30. Pp. 4-9.

S. Hanafi and Rigas Arvanitis. البحث العربي ومجتمع المعرفة: رؤية نقدية جديدة

Arab research and knowledge society: a new critical perspectiveAl-Mustaqbal Al-Arabi (Arab Future) Beirut: Center for Arab Unity Studies. (in Arabic)

“Forward: Fragmentation of the research activities of the Arab social scientists” (الشرذمة: إشكالية الأنشطة البحثية للأكاديميين في العلوم الاجتماعية في العالم العربي). Idafat: The Arab Journal of Sociology. No 28. Pp. 4-11.
“Palestinian Refugee Women employment in Lebanon: Opportunities and hurdles”. Refugee Survey Quarterly. 33(4).
“Common mistakes on social writings”. Idafat: the Arab Journal of Sociology. 26-27. Pp. 6-11. (in Arabic)

S. Hanafi and R. Arvanitis سبات الحياة العامة للأكاديميين العرب  كتابة مقالات الرأي في الصحف اللبنانية:

(Writing op-eds in Lebanese Newspapers. The Relative Demise of public Life of the Arab Academics). Omran. Doha: Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies. no. 9, Summer. pp. 119-139 (Arabic)

S. Hanafi and R, Arvanitis “The marginalization of the Arab language in social science: Structural constraints and dependency by choice”. Current Sociology.
“Complex Entanglements: Moving from Policy to Public Sociology in the Arab World”. Current Sociology. A special issue under the title Precarious Engagements: Tackling the Dilemmas of Public Sociology. Vol XX(X) 724-42.
A. Knudsen* & S. Hanafi “Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL): Impartial or Imposed International Justice?”. Nordic Journal of Human Rights. (31:2) pp. 176-200.
‘Knowledge and Power: the visible and invisible knowledge’. Idafat, The Arab Journal of Sociology. Double issue: 20-21, pp. 3-24. (Arabic)

“Writing sociology in the Arab world: knowledge production through Idafat, The Arab Journal of Sociology”. Contemporary Arab Affairs. V 6:2. Pp. 23-43.

In Arabic: Idafat, The Arab Journal of Sociology. Issue: 19. (2012)

“Explaining spacio-cide in the Palestinian territory: Colonization, separation, and state of exception”. Current Sociology. 61(2) 190–205.
“The Arab revolutions; the emergence of a new political subjectivity, Contemporary Arab Affairs, 5:2, 198-213.

Sari Hanafi, Jad Chaaban, Karin Seyfert “Social exclusion of Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon: Reflections on the mechanisms that cement their persistent poverty.” Refugee Survey Quarterly.  (2012) 31(1): 34-53.

In Arabic: Journal of Palestine Studies (majalet al-dirasat al-falistiniya). No 91. 2012. Pp. 35-52.

“Flexible Citizenship and the Inflexible Nation-State: New Framework for Appraising the Palestinian Refugees’ Movements”. Journal of International Migration and Integration. Volume 13, Issue 4 (2012), Page 441-458.

“University Systems in the Arab East: Publish Globally and Perish Locally Vs. Publish Locally and Perish Globally”. Current Sociology. Vol 59, no 3, pp. 291 – 309.

In French: Revue des mondes musulmans et de la Méditerranée (REMMM) 131, (2012) pp. 23-44. http://remmm.revues.org/7579

Ismael Sheikh Hassan and S. Hanafi “(In)-Security and the Post-War Scene in Nahr el Bared Refugee Camp”. Journal of Palestine Studies. Vol. XL, No. 1 (Autumn 2010). Washington: Institute of Palestine Studies. pp. 27-48.
T Long and S Hanafi. ‘Human (in)security: Palestinian perceptions of security in and around the refugee camps in Lebanon’, Conflict, Security & Development, 10: 5, 673 — 692.

الحقوق المدنية والاجتماعية-الاقتصادية الفلسطينية في لبنان: الحملة والحملة المضادة

“Palestinian Civil and Socio-Economic Rights in Lebanon: the Campaign and the Counter-campaign”. Majallat al-Dirasat al-Falastiniyya (Journal of Palestine Studies). Beirut: Institute of Palestine Studies. Issue 83. Summer 2010. Pp. 30-43. (Arabic)

S. Hanafi and T Long ‘Governance, Governmentalities, and the State of Exception in the Palestinian Refugee Camps of Lebanon’. Oxford Refugee Studies. Pp. 34-60.

In French: (2012) in M. Kamel Dorai and Nicolas Puig (Eds.) L’urbanité des marges, Migrants et réfugiés dans les villes du Proche-Orient. Paris : Téraèdres Edition.

الدولة القومية اللامرنة والمواطَنة المرنة: إطار جديد لتقييم حراك اللاجئين الفلسطينيين في المنطفة العربية” [Flexible Citizenship and the Inflexible Nation-State: New Framework for Appraising the Palestinian Refugees’ Movements]. Idafat: Arab Journal of Sociology. Issue 10. Pp. 29-56.
‘Framing Arab socio-political space: state governmentality, governance and non-institutional protestation’. Contemporary Arab Affairs. London: Routledge. Vol. 3, No. 2. Pp. 148–162.

“Haifa and its Refugees: The Remembered, the Forgotten and the Repressed”. Kyoto Bulletin of Islamic Area Studies, 3(1): 176-191.

In Arabic: chapter in Atef Atiyyeh and Maha Kayyal (Eds.) Cultural Observatory and politics of Museum. Pp. 239-260.

In German: “Exodus und Exil: Persönliche Geschichten”. In Israel and Palestine – Journal for Dialoguewww.diak.org. July.

Early version: “Exodus and Exile: People’s Own Stories”.  Méditerranéennes/Mediterraneans. Spring 2010. N°14. Pp. 130-139

Ph Misselwitz and S Hanafi ‘Testing a New Paradigm: UNRWA’s Camp Improvement Programme’.  Refugee Survey Quarterly. Number 2-3/2009.
Pp. 360-388.

“Human Rights Watch and the Risk of Postmodern Non-politics”. Al-Mustaqbal al-Arabi ( مجلة المستقبل العربي). Beirut: Center of Arab Unity Studies. No 370 (12-2009) Pp. 37-57. (Arabic)

(Early version in English) Patrick McGreevy (Ed.) Proceedings I: America in the Middle East/The Middle East in America. AUB.

S Hanafi and I. Sheikh Hassan. “Constructing and Governing Nahr el-Bared Camp. A ‘Ideal’ Model of Exclusion”. Majallat al-Dirasat al-Falastiniyya (Journal of Palestine Studies). Beirut: Institute of Palestine Studies. Issue 78. Pp. 39-52. (Arabic)

“Cultural Difference or Cultural Hegemony? Contextualizing the Danish Cartoon Controversy within Migration Spaces”. Middle East Journal of Culture and Communication. II (1), pp. 136-152(17) Publisher:  BRILL.

In Arabic: (2010) in Majalat al-ulum al-ijtimaiyya (Journal of Social Sciences). Kuwait University.

In German: “Kulturelle Differenz oder kulturelle Hegemonie?” (Cultural Differences or Cultural Hegemony?). Polylog. Zeitschrift Für Interkulturelles Philosophieren. Wien (Austria): Institute of Philosophy. No 17, pp. 25-39.

Early version was published in 2010. “Culture and Politics: the Danish Cartoon Controversy within Migration and colonial Spaces”. Cédric Audebert and Mohamed Kamel Dorai (eds.) Migration in a Globalized World. Amsterdam University Press. Pp. 63-78.

‘Spacio-cide. Colonial Politics, Invisibility and Rezoning in Palestinian territory.’ Contemporary Arab Affairs. London: Routledge, II (1), pp. 106–121.

In Arabic: al-mustaqbal al-arabi (Arab Future), no 360, Feb.  2009. Pp. 67-84.

In German: (forthcoming) (shorter version). Israel und Palästina. Berlin: Wochenschau Verlag.

Earlier version: (2005) “Spacio-cide and bio-politics: Israeli colonial project. From 1947 to the Wall”.  Michael Sorkin (Ed.) Against the Wall. Israel’s Barrier to Peace. New York: The New Press.

Earlier version: “Spacio-cide and bio-politics: Israeli colonial project. From 1947 to the Wall”. Naqd. Revue d’Etudes et de Critique Sociale.

No 21, Fall 2005, Alger. (Arabic)

A shorter version: (2006) “Spacio-cide” in Philipp Misselwitz and Tim Rieniets (Eds.) City of Collision. Jerusalem and the Principles of Conflict Urbanism. Birkhäuser- Publishers for Architecture, pp. 93-101.

A shorter version: (2006) “Spacio-cide and bio-politics: Israeli colonial project. From 1947 to the Wall” Al Adab. No. 54 #10-11-12/2006. Beirut: Dar Al Adab. pp. 53-61. (Arabic)

“Classification system of publication of the social science and promotion system in the elite universities”. Idafat: The Arab Journal of Sociology. Issue 7, pp. 4-9. (Arabic)

S. Hanafi and Åge A. Tiltnes “The Employability of Palestinian Professionals in Lebanon: Constraints and Transgression”. Knowledge, Work and Society. V(1). Paris: Harmattan. Pp. 127-150.

In Arabic: Journal of Palestine Studies, Winter  2009; issue 77.

“Introduction: Social Sciences between the Local and the Global”. Idafat: the Arab Journal of Sociology. Vol I-3-4. Summer and Fall. Pp. 4-5.
“Nahr al-Bared Refugee Camps in Lebanon As a Space of Exception”. Asylon. Numéro 5, Sept. Paris : online Journal http://www.reseau-terra.eu/article798.html

“Réfugiés palestiniens, citoyenneté et État-nation”. Hommes & Migrations. Special issue : Mondialisation et migrations Internationales. Issue no 1272. March- April.

More developed version (2012): “ Citoyenneté flexible et inflexibilité des Étatsnations. Propositions pour un nouveau cadre d’analyse du retour des réfugiés palestiniens”. J. Husseini & Aud Signole (Eds.)  Les Palestiniens entre Etat et diaspora. Le temps des incertitudes. Paris: Karthala. Pp. 149-178.

“Vivre dans le camp, vivre ailleurs : Les Palestiniens réfugiés en Egypte et dans les Territoires palestiniens” Géographies. Bulletin de l’Association des Géographes Français. Association de Géographes Français. Vol. 83, Nº. 1, Paris, pp. 76-92.
“Penser les Palestiniens de l’extérieur comme diaspora”. De l’Autre Côté. Paris: La fabrique. pp. 42-56.

“Reshaping geography: Palestinian community networks in Europe and the new media”. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. v31 (3), p581(18).

In French: ‘Réseaux de la communauté palestinienne d’Europe et impact des nouvelles technologies’. Hommes et Migrations. Numéro 1253 – Janvier Février.

S. Hanafi and Linda Tabar, “Les ONG Palestiniennes et la Palestine” in Outre-Terre- Revue Française de Géographie, Numéro 13  (Revue trimestrielle), Paris: Université de Marne-la-Vallée.

S. Hanafi and Linda Tabar, “The New Palestinian Globalized Elite”. Jerusalem Quarterly. Summer, no 24.

In Arabic: (2006) Majallat al-Dirasat al-Filastiniyah (Arabic Quarterly of the Journal of Palestine Studies). Beirut: Institute  for Palestine Studies. No 67, Summer, pp.73-95.

“Civil Society in North-South Relations. The Case of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership”. ORIENT, (Vol.46, No.3), Germany. 414-428
S. Hanafi and Linda Tabar, “Le rôle des ONG pendant le deuxième intifada” in Confluences Méditerranée. Paris: l’Harmattan. pp. 41-54.
“Being in Camp, Being Outside. Palestinian Refugees in Egypt and Palestinian Territories”. pp. 83-96. Kolor. Journal on Moving Communities. Vol. 5:1. May. Brussels: Foyer and IMMRC.
” Spatio-cide, réfugiés, crise  de l’Etat-Nation. Vers un Etat palestinien Extraterritorialisé “, in Multitudes. No 18, Fall. Paris.
“The Role of the NGOs: Scream if You Want to be Heard” in Palestine-Israel Journal of Politics, Economics and Culture, vol. 11, no 2. pp. 25-31.
“Rethinking the Palestinians Abroad as a Diaspora: The Relationships Between the Diaspora and the Palestinian Territories”. International Social Science Review (HAGAR), Volume 4 :1-2.

“L’impact du Capital Social sur le Processus de Rapatriement des Réfugiés.

Une étude préliminaire des réseaux économiques et sociaux de parenté en Palestine et en Israël”, in Revue Européenne des Migrations Internationales. Poitiers (France): CNRS. Vol. 19: 3. (full text: http://remi.revues.org/
document468.html
)

 

S. Hanafi and Linda Tabar, ‘The Intifada and the Aid Industry. The Impact of the New Liberal Agenda on the Palestinian NGOs’ in Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Chicago University Press.
S. Hanafi and Linda Tabar, “Palestinian HROs: Agenda and Paraxis”, Palestine Israel Journal. Jerusalem
“ La Diaspora palestinienne et la conversion des capitaux issus de la rente pétrolière” Tiers Monde, Paris, 2001, no 163, p. 623-643.
“The Education of Engineers in Syria”, in International Higher Education, The Boston College Center for International Higher Education, no 18, winter.
“Mosahamat al-shatat al-falastini di al-istithmarat wa al-musa’adat al’insaniyya fi falastin (Palestinian Diaspora Contribution to Investment and Philanthropy in Palestine”, Majalet al Dirassat Al Falastiniyya, no 40, December. (Arabic)
“Insertion économique et marginalité sociale des Palestiniens aux Emirats arabes”, Les cahiers de l’Orient, Paris: CERPO, n 55, 3eme trimestre, p.133-145.
“Contribution de la  diaspora palestinienne à l’économie des Territoires : investissement et philanthropie”, in Maghreb-Machrek,  no 161 novembre. (In English: http://www.passia.org/
conferences/main_conferences.htm
).
“The Ideological Positions of Engineers in Syria” in International Sociology, London, Sage December 1997, Vol 12(4) p.457-473.
‘La mise en cause conjoncturelle de l’Occident dans les discours des ingénieurs syriens et égyptiens’, in Egypte- Monde arabe, Cairo: CEDEJ, no 30-31 2e & 3e trim. http://ema.revues.org/1612
“‘Al falastiniyyen fi soria wa ‘amaliyyet al-salam” (The Palestinian refugees in Syria and the peace process)” in Al Dirassat al Falastiniyya (Journal of Palestinian Studies), Beyrouth: Institute for Palestine Studies, n° 28, Autumn, pp. 85-103. (Arabic)
(with Olivier Sanmartin) “Histoires de Frontières : les Palestiniens du Nord-Sinaï” in Maghreb-Machrek, Paris, La Documentation française, n° 151 janvier-mars.
“Ingénieurs et ouverture économique en Syrie et en Egypte. Un groupe professionnel en quête d’identité”, in Tiers-Monde, Paris, n° 143, July- September.
“Le secteur privé industriel en Syrie” in Cahiers de l’IRMAC, Lyon, Institut de Recherches sur le Monde Arabe Contemporain, n° 3.
Articles in Non-Refereed Journals

“Normativity of Migration Studies: Ethics and Epistemic Community”. Website of Nouhoud Center for Studies and Publication. 8000 words.

“المعيارية في دراسات الهجرة: أخلاقيات وجماعة أكاديمية إبستمية”. مركز نهوض للدراسات والنشر. 8000 كلمة.

2018

“Palestinian return migration Lessons from the International Refugee Regime”. Sedek: A Journal on the Ongoing Nakba. Issue number 3 edited by T. Gardi. Tel-Aviv: Zochrot, Parrhesia, Pardes, pp. 22-31. (Hebrew)

2008

(with Hossein Shahidi) “In Defense of Enlightenment”. Cornerstone. Bethlehem: Sabeel.

2006

“Palestina. Fara dreptul de intoarcere nu exista solutie” lumeam. Romania.

2005

“Targeting space by the bio-politics: The Israeli colonial project”, Palestine Report, Jerusalem: JMCC.

2004

S. Hanafi and Linda Tabar, “NGOs, Elite Formation and the Second Intifada”, Between the Line, Jerusalem, October 2002, Vol. II #18.

2002

 ‘Opening the Debate on the Right of Return’, Washington: Middle East Report, no 222, Spring.

2002

“Riconsiderare i Palestinesi all’estero come oggetto di diaspora”, Nuove Effemeridi. Rassegna trimestrale di cultura, Palermo (Italy), no 53, XIV, 2001/I.

2002

“A Moral Victory in Durban”, Palestine Report, Jerusalem: JMCC, 10 September, Vol. 8:14

2001

“Return: a sacred cow or dialogue”, Palestine Report, Jerusalem: JMCC, 21 November 2001.

2001

“The Palestinian Community in the UAE:  Economic Incorporation and Social Exclusion” in Shaml Newsletter, Ramallah, No 12, July. (Arabic & English)

1998

“Palestinian Businessmen in the Diaspora: Economic activities & investments in Palestinian territories” in Forum (Newsletter of the Economic Research Forum for the Arab Countries, Iran & Turkey), Cairo, Vol. III, n° 2, June. (English & Arabic)

1996

“L’image de l’Autre: colloque de l’Association arabe de Sociologie”, in Maghreb-Machrek, Paris, La Documentation française, n° 140, April-June. (With E. Longuenesse)

1993

Book Reviews

مراجعة  تقرير “العلوم الاجتماعية في العالم العربي: مقاربات الإنتاجات الصادرة باللغة العربية (2000-2016) “. تأليف عبد الله حمودي (المجلس العربي للعلوم الاجتماعية، 2018) تحت عنوان ” تطوّر إيجابي للمنتج المعرفي الاجتماعي في العالم العربي”. موقع ضفة ثالثة من العربي الجديد. 20 آب  2019. 

Review of the Second Arab Social Science Report (2000-2016). Written by Abdullah Hammoudi (Arab Council for Social Sciences, 2018). Review title is “Positive development of the social knowledge production in the Arab world”. Al-diffa al-thalitha of Al-Araby al-Jadeed (in Arabic).

Review of The Sociology of Islam: Knowledge, Power and Civility, Armando Salvatore. (Chichester: Wiley Blackwell, 2016). International Sociology Reviews. 2019, Vol. 34(2) 149–157.2018 (in Arabic). Al-arabi Al-jadeed

مراجعة كتاب آرماندو سالفاتوري “سوسيولوجيا الإسلام: المعرفة والسلطة والمدنية”  (الشبكة العربية للأبحاث والنشر، ترجمة ربيع وهبة -2017). موقع ضفة ثالثة من العربي الجديد. 12 آب.

مراجعتي لكتاب “الحالة الدينيّة في تونس 2011- 2015: دراسة تحليلية ميدانية” ثلاثة أجزاء. إضافات- المجلة العربية لعلم الاجتماع. عدد45. ص207- 213.

Review of the three-volume “The Religious Situation of Tunisia 2011-2015: Analitical-empirical Study”. Idafat. The Arab Journal of Sociology. Issue 45. Pp 207-213.

مراجعتي لكتاب رضوان السيد “أزمنة التغيير: الدين والدولة والإسلام السياسيّ”. موقع مركز نهوض للدراسات والنشر. 17 آذار 2019.

Review of Radwan Al-Sayyed’s “The Times of Change: Religion, the State and Political Islam”. Nohoud Center for Studies and Publishing. 17 March 2019.

مراجعتي لكتاب “الطائفة، الطائفية، الطوائف المتخيلة ”تأليف عزمي بشارة. العربي الجديد (ضفة ثالثة). 5 ديسمبر 2018.

“حصوننا مهددة من الداخل؟”:تحليل المادة التربوية لجماعة الإخوان المسلمين في الكويت”. العربي الجديد (ضفة ثالثة). 27 نيسان.

“Our fortresses are threatened from within?”: Analysis of the educational curriculum of the Muslim Brotherhood in Kuwait. (in Arabic)

Review of François Burgat (2016) “Comprendre l’islam politique. Une trajectoire de recherche sur l’altérité islamiste, 1973-2016”.In French: Revue des mondes musulmans et de la Méditerranée (REMMM)

http://remmm.revues.org/9782. Vol 145.

In Arabic: al-Mustaqbal al-Arabie. no 463.“فهم الإسلام السياسي. مسار بحث حول الآخر المسلم، 1973-2016” فرانسوا بورغا. المستقبل العربي. عدد 463.

http://www.caus.org.lb/Home/down.php?articleID=6151

in English: Comprendre l‘islam politique. Une trajectoire de recherche sur l‘altérité islamiste 1973–2016, Contemporary Arab Affairs, 10:4, 623-626.

Review of Saoud al-Mawla (2016) Salafism and the Neo-Salafis: From Afghanistan to Lebanon. Omran. Issue 5/19. Pp. 205-211.

مراجعة كتاب “السلفية والسلفيون الجدد: من أفغانستان إلى لبنان” سعود المولى (2016). عمران. عدد 5/19. ص. 205-211.

Report on “The Civic Role of Arab Universities” Conference. Lebanese Association for Educational Studies in association with Issam Fares Institute (American University of Beirut), April 21-22, 2016.

(تقرير عن مؤتمر “الدور المدني للجامعات العربية”. الهيئة اللبنانية للعلوم التربوية بالتعاون مع معهد عصام فارس للسياسات (في الجامعة الأمريكية بيروت)، 21-22 نيسان/أبريل 2016). Umran (عمران). Issue 18. Pp. 203-213. See

Review of Unsafe life: Generation of dreams and failures (حياة غير آمنة: جيل الأحلام والإخفاقات) of Shafik al-Ghabra (شفيق الغبرا). Difaa thalitha, Alrabi Aljadeed (موقع ضفة ثالثة من العربي الجديد). (in Arabic).
Review of Memoire of Exiled Emir. Moulay Hisham Al-Alawi. Beirut: Dar Al-Jadid (2015).  Al-Mustaqbal al-Arabi. September 2016. No 451. Pp. 173-176.مراجعة كتاب سيرة أمير مبعد ـ المغرب لناظره قريب. مولاي هشام العلوي دار الجديد 2015. المستقبل العربي. أيلول 2016. رقم 451.
“In defense of Anthropology”. Review of One Discipline and Four Ways: British, German,French, and American Anthropology. Barth, F. et al. (in Arabic). Alrabi Aljadeed. 13 June 2016“دفاعاً عن الأنثروبولوجيا”. مراجعة كتاب “حقل علمي واحد وأربع مدارس: أنثروبولوجيا بريطانية وألمانية وفرنسية وأميركية” لمؤلفيه بارث وآخرون (والذي سوف ينشره قريباً بالمركز العربي للأبحاث ودراسة السياسات). العربي الجديد. 13 حزيران 2016.

Review of Longing for freedom: the position of Salafism from the Democracy. Nawaf al-Qodiymi. (in Arabic). Alrabi Aljadeed.

مراجعة كتاب نواف القديمي “أشواق الحرية: مقاربة للموقف السلفي من الديمقراطية” بعنوان: الموقف السلفي من الديمقراطية: رفض أم التباس؟. العربي الجديد. 13 أيار 2016.

Book review: Fernanda Beigel (ed.) The Politics of Academic Autonomy in Latin America. Serendipities: Journal for the Sociology and History of the Social Sciences. Vol. 1. Issue 1. Pp. 110-116.

Review of the book “Philosophy of the social in the Islamic Sharia”. (in Arabic). Alarabi Aljadeed.

فلسفة الاجتماع في الشريعة الإسلامية”. العربي الجديد.  15 أيلول 2015

Review of The science and the Arab perspective of the world. Samir Abu Zeid. (in Arabic). Alrabi Aljadeed.

مراجعة كتاب سمير أبو زيد. العلم والنظرة العربية إلى العالم

Wiebke Keim et al. (Eds.) Global Knowledge Production in the Social Sciences. (2014) Ashgate. In Arabic London: Arabi al-Jadid. “Knowledge transfer: production or reproduction.” Al-Arabi Al-Jadid.

“إنتاج المعرفة: الإبداع أم النسخ“. العربي الجديد. 11. مايو 2015.

In French: Revue d’anthropologie des connaissances.

Hazem Saghieh and Bissan Al-Cheick, Peoples of Lebanese People: Cities of sects and their transformation in the time of the Syrian War. (Arabic) in Arabi al-Jadid

شعوب الشعب اللبناني :مدن الطوائف وتحوّلاتها في زمن الحرب السوريّة. لحازم صاغية و بيسان الشيخ، دار الساقي 2014. العربي الجديد.

Sari Hanafi and Onsi Hanafi. Review article of  Bayat, Asef Life as Politics: How Ordinary People Change the Middle East, more. Stanford University Press (2012), in Omran. Doha: Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies. no. 10, Fall. pp. 167-170. (Arabic)
Pison Hindawi Coralie, Vingt ans dans l’ombre du chapitre VII, Éclairage sur deux décennies de coercition à l’encontre de l’Iraq, Paris, L’Harmattan, 2013, 470 p., Revue des mondes musulmans et de la Méditerranée (REMMM), URL : http://remmm.revues.org/8452.
Paul Tabar, The Arab Diaspora in Australie. Beirut : CAUS. Published in Al-mustaqbal al-Arabi (the Arab Future).

Jacques E. Kabbanji, Rechercher au Liban: communauté scientifiques, chercheurs et innovation. (Eta des lieux en sciences sociales). 2010, publication du centre de recherches- Institut des sciences sociales, Université Libanaise. 192 p. Revue d’anthropologie des connaissances. vol. 5 – 2011/3. pp. 626-630.

In Arabic: Idafat: Arab Journal of Sociology. Issue 15.

Samir Khalaf and Roseanne Saad Khalaf. Arab Society and Culture: An Essential Guide, edited by is published by Saqi Books. In Daily Star. April 23 (English)(In Arabic) in Idafat: Arab Journal of Sociology. Issue 9.
Jad Islah. نساء على تقاطع طرق: الحركات النسوية الفلسطينية بين الوطنية والعلمانية والهوية الإسلامية [Women Movement in the Crossroad: Between Nationalism, Secularism and Islamic Identity]. In Idafat: Arab Journal of Sociology. Issue 9. (Arabic)
Hassan Balawi. Gaza dans les Coulisses de mouvement national palestinien. (Paris: Denöel Impact). Idafat: Arab Journal of Sociology. Issue 6. Pp. 197-198. (Arabic)
Lisa Taraki. Living Palestine: Family Survival, Resistance, and Mobility Under Occupation. Syracus University Press, 2006. Journal of Palestine Studies. No 150. V. XXXVIII:2. Pp. 97-99.
Joel Beinin and Rebecca L. Stein (ed.) The Struggle For Sovereignty Palestine and Israel. 1993-2005. Stanford University Press, 2006, 416 p. Arab Affaire Journal. London: Center of Study of the Arab Unity (English).             In Arabic: Adafat: Arab Journal of Sociology. Beirut: Arab Association of Sociology.
Salim Tamari. Al-jabal did al-baher; dirasat fı ishkaliyyat al-datha al-filisıniyya (The mountain against the sea: studies in the varieties of Palestinian Modernity), by, Ramallah, Muwatin – The Palestinian Foundation for the Study of Democracy, 2005, 252 p. Adafat: Arab Journal of Sociology. Beirut: Arab Association of Sociology. (Arabic) In English: (2008) Arab Affaire Journal. London: Center of Study of the Arab Unity.
Mohamed Kamel Dorai. Les réfugiés palestiniens du Liban. Une géographie de l’exil, 2006, CNRS éditions, 256 p. for Revue Européenne des Migrations Internationales. Poitiers (France): CNRS. Volume 23 n° 2,  pp 218-219./
Review of the International Conference: “Refugee Repatriation Process, Patterns and Mode of Transnationality a Comparative Perspective”, (Shaml & Migrinter), 6-8 March 2004, in Shaml Newsletter, 30 March. (Arabic)

 

 

Selected Newspaper, Electronic Articles or interviews

“ إسلام أوروبي: آفاق وتحديات”. موقع المدن. 28/08/2019

“  Islam in Europe: perspective and challenges”. Almoden.

Interview with me in program “Almi Ilmak” in Radio Lebanon (15 minutes). 23 May.

مقابلة معي من قبل الزميلة ملك مكي في برنامج “علمي علمك” في راديو لبنان

http://www.radioliban.gov.lb/ar

“Scientific community in the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies”. Al-Arabi Al-Jadid. 15 May.

“الجماعة العلمية في معهد الدوحة للدراسات العليا.. الانطلاقة والتحديات”. العربي الجديد.   15 مايو 2019

https://www.alaraby.co.uk

“There is a lot to learn from the Tunisian experience” Al-Arabi al-Jadeed Newspaper. 24 April.

“هناك الكثير لنتعلمه من التجربة التونسية”. جريدة العربي الجديد. 24 أبريل 2019.

Interview with me in al-Araby TV. About the position of the Arab left from dictatorship. 18 April.

برنامج شبابيك على تلفزيون “العربي”، أول نصف ساعة هي حول اليسار العربي والدكتاتوريات وفيه مقابلة لي. 

” ماذا يخبرنا بيان منفّذ هجوم نيوزيلندا عن شخصيته وبنيته الفكرية؟”. حفريات. 20 آذار/مارس

الندوة التي نظمتها معهد بروكينز في الدوحة  حول أهمية مراكز الابحاث في صناعة السياسات العامة في العالم العربي (90 دقيقة بثت في الجزيرة  مباشر  بالعربي)،: youtube

90 minutes talk organized by the Brookings Institution in Doha about the importance of evidence-based policymaking in the
Arab world to which I participated (broadcasted on Al Jazeera Direct in English): youtube

 

“Global Sociology – Toward New Directions” in Global Dialogue:

http://globaldialogue.isa-sociology.org

Article can be found as well in FrenchSpanish,
Chinese(traditional)Chinese
(simplified)
FarsiHindi,
PortugueseArabicJapanese,
RussianPolish,  Turkish,
RomanianKazakh,
IndonesianBengaliUkrainian.

 

مقابلة معي في برنامج جدل من تلفزيون العربي حول التمييز ضد المرأة في لبنان في تجنيس أبنائها

http://alaraby.tv/video/

Interview with me about “Arab Sociology in the time of turmoil” in Zawat. Issue 50. Pp. 141-152.

مقابلة معي حول “السيوسيولوجيا العربية في زمن التحولات” في مجلة ‘ذوات’، عدد خمسين (50) صص. 141-152.

Interview with me in al-Mayadeen TV about “Elimination of UNRWA”. 7 Sept. 2018.

مقابلة معي ومع الوزيرالسابق طراد حمادة ود. مصطفى اللداوي حول “إنهاء الأونروا: تصفية حق العودة؟” في قناة الميادين (برنامج ندوة اليوم) (73 دقيقة). 7 تشرين الأول.

Article about me in AUB website. “Professor Sari Hanafi first Arab to be elected President of the International Sociological
Association (ISA)”. https://www.aub.edu.lb

Article about me in al-Mustaqbal Newspaper (Lebanon) “The first Arab researcher is President of the International Socioloigcal Assocation.
Sari Hanafi ‘What the meaning of producing research without using it’”. 1st Aug.

مقالة عني في جريدة المستقبل اللبنانية “أول باحث عربي رئيساً للجمعية الدولية لعلم الاجتماع. ساري حنفي: ما معنى أن ننتج بحوثاً ولا نستخدمها؟”. 1 آب.

https://almustaqbal.com/article

Long interview with me “The authoritarianism in the Arab world is very costy”. Al-araby Al-jadeed. 27 July.

مقابلة طويلة معي في جريدة العربي الجديد. كلفة الاستبداد على الواقع العربي باهظة جداً. 27 يوليو 2018.

Article about me written by Mohamad Abu-Ruman “Sari Hanafi phenomenon”. Al-Ghad newspaper (Amman). 10 Aug.

مقالة عني كتبها محمد أبو رمان “ظاهرة ساري حنفي”. جريدة الغد الأردنية. 10 آب

http://www.alghad.com/articles

Interview with me in Political Magazine of Yakzan Takki. Radio Orient about the new report of Arab Thought Foundation entitled “Innovate or Parish”

مقابلة معي حول تقرير التنمية الثقافية المستدامة لمؤسسة الفكر العربي “الابتكار او الاندثار” في الماغازين السياسي لراديو أورينت.

https://www4.zippyshare.com

Interview with me in the Arab Council for the Social Sciences in Digest.

مقابلة معي في المنتدى موقع المجلس العربي للعلوم الإجتماعية، اجرته معي جويل حاتم

http://www.theacss.org/

Interview with me in Al-Ghad TV. Program Qandil. (25 m)

مقابلة معي في برنامج القنديل مع الإعلامي اكرم خزام في قناة الغد.24 حزيران.(25 دقيقة) والرابط
https://youtu.be/MHZtsJ2Z7d0

Interview with me in Hafriyat. 12 June.

حوار طويل معي أجراه الكاتب والباحث التونسي، عيسى جابلي، في موقع حفريات. تناولت الأسئلة الوضع السياسي

والثقافي الحالي وتطورات الحقل الديني في العالم العربي. (12 حزيران)

Interview with me in al-Fannar by Malak Makki “Portal Gives Researchers More Public Exposure”.

In Arabic:

مقابلة معي في الفنار قامت بها ملك مكي “بوابة جديدة لدعم نشر البحوث في المنطقة العربية”.

 

Interview with me on research practices in the Arab world for Raseef22. 15 Jan.

مقالة هامة لوجود فيها مقابلة معي في موقع الرصيف 22. “نحن نريد أن يعود علماؤنا وخبراؤنا إلى العالم العربي، ولكن كيف نصبح قادرين على احتضانهم؟”

 

Interview with me in French Newspaper La Croix “Quelles conséquences aurait un transfert à Jérusalem de l’ambassade américaine ?”

https://www.la-croix.com

Participation in “Al-Qabas” Newspaper Symposium on “Extremism: The reasons are many … The confrontation is possible.” 2 December.

المشاركة في ندوة «القبس» عن “التطرف: الأسباب كثيرة.. والمواجهة ممكنة”. 2 ديسمبر
http://alqabas.com/469539/

. 20 نوفمبر 2017″المرأة في داعش” مقابلة معي في المياديين مع عمر نشابة والنائبة التونسية مباركة البراهيمي

https://youtu.be/ZrOEQNKl_XU

“حوار مع الأكاديمي الفلسطيني ساري حنفي”، حاوره: المهدي مستقيم حول قضايا الهجرة وسياسات الاستقبال. مجلة “يتفكَّرون”. العدد 11. ص 74-80.

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“Interview with the Palestinian scholar Sari Hanafi”. Interviewed by al-Mahdi al-Mostakeem about issues related to
migration and politics of hosting. Yatafakaroun. No 11. Pp. 74-80.

“محاربة الجهاديين أم الكف عن صنعهم ؟”. مقابلة اجريتها مع  فرانسوا بورغا. ”. إضافات- المجلة العربية لعلم الاجتماع. عدد 38-39. ص.11-26.

Interview I conducted with François Burgat in Idafat: the Arab Journal of Sociology:

“Jihadistes, les combattre ou cesser de les fabriquer”.

مقابلة طويلة معي عن مواضيع شتى .. أجراها الصحفي يقظان التقي لجريدة المستقبل. الأحد 18 حزيران 2017 – العدد 6098 – صفحة 3​

Interview with me in Al-Mustaqbal newspaper: http://www.almustaqbal.com/

مقابلة معي في برنامج أنا من هناك. تلفزبون أورينت، في ذكرى صادق جلال العظم إعداد وتقديم / ديمه ونوس .

http://o-t.tv/rdY

Interview with me in the program (Here and Their)- Orient TV. (in Arabic)

“In the face of Trump’s Muslim ban, all academics have a responsibility to act”.
The Conversation.
 Translated into Portuguese “em meio ao banimento de Trump
aos muculmanos todos os academicos tem uma responsabilidade para agir.
In Circuito Academico.
01/02/2017.

“Voluntary and forced Migration between text and context: three schools of Fatwas”.
The World Institute. 19 January. (in Arabic)

“الهجرة واللجوء بين التأصيل والتنزيل: فتاوى لثلاث مدارس” . . موقع العالم. 19 كانون الثاني.

http://alaalam.org

مقابلة معي في تلفزيزن المياديين في برنامج مترو حول اللاجئين السوريين.

Long Interview with me in program Metro (Almayadeen TV) about the integration of Syrian refugees in Europe.

Who theorized for Daesh? An Analysis of the textbook of the course ‘Islamic legal politics’ in a Gulfian university. The World
Institute. 25 September. (in Arabic)

“من نَظَّرَ لداعش؟ قراءة لمقرر “السياسة الشرعية” في جامعة خليجية”. موقع العالم. 25 تشرين الثاني.

R. Arvanitis and S. Hanafi “Research Administration in the Middle East: Research collaborations in the Arab Countries”.
NCURA Magazine. May/June 2016. Pp. 47-51. (article)

“The Crisis of the Postcolonial Left: toward a post-authoritarian approach”. Al-Jamhuriyya. 15 July 2016.
http://aljumhuriya.net/35345  (in Arabic)

أزمة اليسار ما بعد-الكولونيالي: نحو مقاربة ما بعد- استبدادية. موقع الجمهورية.

“War, Sectarianism and the Social Imaginary in Syria: toward a new political paradigm”. The World Institute.
http://alaalam.org/ (in Arabic)

“الحرب والطائفية والمخيال الاجتماعي في سوريا : نحو باراديغم سياسي جديد”

“Sociology in the Arab World: An Interview with Sari Hanafi”. In Global Dialog.  Volume 6, Issue 2 (June 2016).
isa-global-dialogue

In addition of English, the interview was translated into

FrenchSpanishChinese (Traditional),
Chinese (Simplified)FarsiPortuguese
JapaneseRussianTurkishRomanian,
Kazakh and Indonesian.

Interview with me in the Main Gate Magazine (AUB) “Under Discussion: The political environment in many Arab countries
is not conducive to social science research”.  Winter issue. http://www.aub.edu.lb
Interview with me in Jadaliyya. “Translating Knowledge Production in the Arab World into Public Awareness & Policy”. April.
https://soundcloud.com
“Postcolonial Global Sociology: Alternative and Limitation”. Blog of the International Sociological Association.http://futureswewant.net
Interview with me in http://www.goabroad.com
Interview with me for Radio France Culture.
http://www.franceculture.fr
“Why was the AUB professor Sari Hanafi chosen for Abdel Hamid Shouman Award?”
by Wardiya Boutrus. Al-Afkar. October 2, 2015.

Interview with me in program Doniana (BBC) about the impact of Islamic fatwas in the society.
https://youtu.be/9xH_t49vp8U

دنيانا – حلقة (72) – الفتاوى واثرها على المجتمع.

Long Interview with me in program (Economic Files), NBN channel about the book Arab research and knowledge society:
the impossible promise. https://youtu.be/wnvArIu9px4
(in Arabic)

“A Conversation With Sari Hanafi: The State Of Arab Research”. Al-Fanar Media.

http://www.al-fanarmedia.org

. جدلية. 18 أيلول “اللاجئون السوريون والخليج: لحظة فك السحر”

http://www.jadaliyya.com

“أسلمة وتأصيل العلوم الاجتماعية”.

http://www.huffpostarabi.com 15 Sept.

Interview with me in Alaraby TV about higher education in the Arab world. (17 August 2015)

مقابلتي على تلفزيون العربي للحديث على كتابي الجديد حول البحث العربي ومجتمع المعرفة (في النصف الثاني من الرابط)

youtube.com

“Arab Higher Education and Research post–2011. An Interview with Sari Hanafi” in Middle East – Topic and Argument. Vol 4 (2015).
http://meta-journal.net

التعليم العالي والبحث: إشكالية اللغة. 11  يوليو 2015

http://www.alaraby.co.uk/

مجتمع المعرفة: الجعجعة والطحين. العربي الجديد. 15 يونيو 2015

http://www.alaraby.co.uk

R. Arvanitis and S. Hanafi “Ranking Arab Universities: A Farce”. Al-Diwan. April 20, 2015.
http://tadweenpublishing.com

Interview with me in the program Here and there in Orient TV, (26 April, 2015)

مقابلة معي في برنامج “هنا وهناك” لتلفزيون أوبنت:

https://www.youtube.com

Interview with me in al-arabi al-jadid. “Scoiologists will get out of their buble (ساري حنفي: علماء الاجتماع العرب سيخرجون من القوقعة). المقالة. 1 Oct. 2014.
Interview with me in al-nahar. “Can the social science be used in the religious reform? (هل يمكن استخدام العلوم الاجتماعية في الاصلاح الديني؟)” 21 Sept.  المقالة

Interview with me in almayadeen TV (program Nations game لعبة الأمم) “ The end of the Palestinian-Israeli negociations?

اغتيال المفاوضات الفلسطينية الاسرائيلية؟”
. 09-4-2014. (watch )

(Text:http://www.almayadeen.net

Interview with me in Aljazeera TV (program In-depth  في العمق) “ The Syrian refugees between suffering and politics اللاجئون السوريون بين المعاناة والسياسة” . 10-2-2014.
“Making sociology closer to society: un interview with Sari Hanafi”. Almoden Newspsper. 5-8-2014. Interviewed
by Asem Bader Aldine.
http://www.almodon.com
“Hanafi reflects on lack of Arab contribution in social sciences”. interview with me in The Daily Star.
http://www.dailystar.com.lb
“Loving Palestine and Hating the Palestinians” Al-Moden. 19/10/2013. (in Arabic)
“Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon: A Population Facing Racism and Exploitation”. This week in Palestine. Issue No.
172, August 2012. thisweekinpalestine.com

“The legal and the moral in the discrimination against Palestinian refugees in Lebanon”. Dailystar. 16 March.

In Arabic: al-Hayat. 7 March “القانوني والأخلاقي في التمييز ضد اللاجئين الفلسطينيين في لبنان”.

“The impact of September Bid on the PLO future and the relationship to Diaspora”
(تأثير استحقاق أيلول/ سبتمبر في مكانة م. ت. ف والعلاقة مع الشتات وحق العودة),
Conference proceedings of “The impact of September Bid “. 2011/09/18. Doha,
The Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies.
http://www.dohainstitute.org
“ثورتا الياسمين والميدان: قراءة سوسيولوجية”. جريدة الأخبار . 15 شباط.
“The Myth of the Jihadi Violence” (أسطورة العنف الجهادي). Assafeer Newspaper. Beirut. July 12. (Arabic)
Interview with me about Nahr el-Bared. watch

“Interview with Sari Hanafi”. International Sociological Association.

http://www.isa-sociology.org

“The Jasmine and the Nile Revolutions: A Sociological Reading” Transeuropeennes :
International Journal of Critical Thinking.
http://www.transeuropeennes.eu. 18 Feb.

Arabic: al-Akhbar. 15/2/2011.

“The Jasmin Revolution: The Tunisian Lessons”. AlJazeera.net.

Arabic: assafir. 18/1/2011.

French: Rue 89. http://www.rue89.com

“A thoughtful reading to the Right March”(حقوق الفلسطينيين قراءة هادئة لمسيرة). Assafeer Newspaper. Beirut. July. 2. (Arabic)
“J’accuse”( «إني أتهم»). Assafeer Newspaper. Beirut. July 2. (Arabic)
“Publish Globally and Perish Locally: Rating System in the Elite Universities in the Arab East”. Footnotes.
American Sociological Association. Volume 38 • Number 5 • May/June.
http://www.asanet.org
“Reconstructing and Governing Nahr el-Bared Camp: Bridge or Barrier to Inclusion?”. ArteEast Quarterly.
About Extra-Territoriality in the Middle East – Open Anthology. Guest Editor: Ursula Biemann.
http://arteeast.org
“Universities in the Arab East: A Crisis of Privatization and Internationalization”
International Sociological Association Blogs.  in
isacna

“Territoires palestiniens: Le ‘spatio-cide’, une politique coloniale”. In Media & Humanitaire.

http://www.grotius.fr/node/426.

Edition of October 2009. 5 pages.

“Palestinian refugees problem: Can be resolved with a new model of nation-state?”. Jadal. Haifa: Mada Al-Carmel,
Arab Center for Applied Social Research. Issue 3. May 09.

In English:jadal.mada-research.org

In Arabic: jadal.mada-research.org

In Hebrew: adal.mada-research.org

“Is Guantanamo Camp an Exception?”. http://www.aub.edu.lb   (Arabic)
“De dumme europeerne kan betale (Let the stupid Europeans pay. Interview with Sari Hanafi)”.
Bergens Tidende Tirsdag 24. Feb. (Norwegian)
“After the Disintegration of Fatah, Can Hamas Integrate the Seculars?”. Alnahar. Beirut. Jan. 13. (Arabic)
“Palestinian refugees in the Arab world: the right to have a right”. The Daily star. November 15.
“Waiting for Godot: Is there a Creative Solution of the Palestinian Refugees”. Alnahar. Beirut. September, 12. (Arabic)

“The Nahr al-Bared camp as a space of exception”. The Daily star. December 06.

In Arabic: Alnahar. Beirut, December 09.

“Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon: Laboratory of Islamic Radicalism” al-Akhbar. Beirut, August, 18. (Arabic)

“Lebanese refugee camps as space of exception”. The Daily star. Beirut, July 18.

In Italian: Liberatione. August, 25.

In Arabic: al-hayat. London, August, 12.

“Academia, Aid and Politics”. Outlook. Beirut: AUB, March 22, p.3.
“The politics of funding”. Al Ahram Weekly, 18 – 24 January, Issue No. 828.
“Why did the Konrad-Adenauer Foundation Withdraw Refugee Conference Funding at the Last Minute?”
The Electronic Intifada, 31 January, in http://electronicintifada.net/
“It Is a War Seeking the Abolition of Territory”. Outlook. Beirut: AUB, issue 4 volume XXXVI, October 31, p.3.
“The broken boundaries of statehood and citizenship” Bitterlemons. March, 13.
www.bitterlemons.org.
http://www.bitterlemons.org

‘Why a ‘right of return’ is necessary’, Daily Star. Beirut. Thursday, October 07.

2004: ” Pourquoi un droit au retour est nécessaire “, Voltaire. 30 Nov.

‘Le mouvement associatif dans les Territoires palestiniens’, Ici et Maintenant, Jérusalem : Consulat de France, novembre.
“A Moral Victory in Durban”, London: al-Quds al-Arabi 11 September and Ramallah: Al Ayyam in 15 September.
 “Right of Return? What about the Right of Opening the subject for Discussion?” London: al-Quds al-Arabi 11 November and Ramallah:
al-Ayyam in 9 November. (Arabic)
‘Ici et là-bas. Vers une analyse de la relation entre la diaspora palestinienne et le centre’, in Ici et Maintenant, Jérusalem :
Consulat de France, Septembre 2001.
“The Palestinian refugees between the truth and five illusions”, al Hayat, London, 17 February. (Arabic)
 “The Economy of the Palestinians in Israel: a Palestinian economy or an Israeli one?”, Nazareth: Fasl Al Maqal, 23 Mars. (Arabic)
“Palestiniens de l’exil, réfugiés et hommes d’affaires”, Libération, Paris, 25 March.
Reports and working papers

S. Hanafi & R. Arvanitis “The broken cycle between research, university and society in the Arab World: Proposals for change”. Report presented to ESCWA and the Lebanese National Council for Scientific Research (LCNRS). January. http://etc-un.org/PR/Default.aspx?ln=1&pid=4860&pvr=1

In Arabic: pdf

2014

S. Hanafi & R. Arvanitis “Strengths and Weaknesses of Science and Technology Institutions in Arab countries”. Report presented to ESCWA.

2013

Working paper “Governance of the Palestinian Refugee Camps in the Arab East: Governmentalities in Quest of Legitimacy”. Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs. 73 p. (Arabic and English)

2010

Background paper “Refugees in the Arab region”, Arab Human Development Report 2009 : Challenges to Human Security in the Arab countries, Regional Bureau for Arab States, United Nations Development Programme. (Arabic and English)

2009

Background paper “Dawr Abhath al-‘Ulum al-Ijtima‘iyya fi al-Duwal al-‘Arabiyya fi al- Ibtikarat al-‘Ilmiyya wal-Tanmiya al- Tiknulujiyya [The Role of Social Science Research in Scientific Innovation and Technological Development in the Arab World]”, for  Arab Knowledge Report 2009: Towards Productive Intercommunication for Knowledge. UNDP and Mohamed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation (in Arabic and English) see mbrfoundation.ae

2008

“Nahr el Bared Refugee Camp Crisis: Socioeconomic Impact Assessments and Recovery Plan for Surrounding Municipalities”. Report presented to the World Bank.

2008

Country report of Syria and Gulf countries for the “Study on National Research Systems. A Meta-Review.” UNESCO.

2007

“The Employability of Palestinian Professionals in Lebanon” Report presented to Fafo – Institute for Applied International Studies, Oslo.

2007

Report on the ‘Destruction to Palestinian Institutions in Nablus and Other Cities (Except Ramallah), Caused by IDF Forces Between March 29 and April 21.

2002

(With Rema Hammami and Elizabeth Taylor) Destruction of Palestinian Institutions. Preliminary Report. April 13. Study presented to Jerusalem Emergency Coalition.

2002

“La vie associative en Palestine”. Etude présentée to the Conseil économique et social régional de Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azure- France. 22p.

2001

“Les modes d’action des ONG palestiniennes. La problématique d’un mouvement social émergent ?”, Working Paper, CEDEJ, Cairo.

2000

“Profile of Donors Assistance to Palestinian NGOs: Survey and Database”, Welfare Association, Jerusalem.

1999

“Social Impact Assessment of Commercial Development of Historic Beit Sahour”, PGF Consultants– Canada.

1998

“Report on the survey and database of research on population issues in Palestine”, Population council, Cairo.

1998

Relevant Voluntary Activities

2019 : Member, Award Selecting Committee, Sultan Qabos Award 2019 for Culture and Arts (Cultural Sociology)

عضو لجنة الاختيار، جائزة السلطان قابوس للثقافة والفنون والآداب (عن علم الاجتماع الثقافي)

2019 : Member, Award Selecting Committee, Kuwait Award 2019 (for Social Sciences)

عضو لجنة الاختيار لجائزة الكويت لعام 2019 في مجال العلوم الاقتصادية والاجتماعية – العلوم الاجتماعية

2016 -: Scientific Committee, Centre international des sciences de l’homme de Jbeil (CISH).

2016-: Book series on forced migration from McGill-Queen’s University Press (Member of Advisory Board)

2016-: International Center for the Sociology of Religion. (Rome- Italy). (Member of International Advisory Board)

2012-2016: Asfari Institute for Civil Society and Citizenship (AUB) (Member of Steering Committee)

2010-: World Social Sciences and Humanities Network (World SSH Net) (Founding Member)

2009- 2010: Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press (Member of Jury)

2007- 2009: Committee for the Reconstruction of Nahr al-Bared (Member)

2007- 2015: Institute of Palestine Studies (Research Committee Member)

2004- present: Partners in Development for Research, Consulting and Training (PID), Cairo (Board Member)

1999- present: Institute of Jerusalem Studies, Ramallah (Board Member)

1998-2009: Palestinian Diaspora and Refugee Center, Shaml, Ramallah (Board Member)

Selected Conferences and Seminar Papers

Keynote: “Global Sociology Revisited: Toward New Directions”.  International Symposium on Sociology for Everyday Life”, organized by Department of Sociology. University of Colombo- Sri Lanka.

2-4 Sept. 2019
Two Semi-plenaries “Sociologies, Sociologues en Afrique et au Moyen-Orient” and “Ce que l’internationalisation des sciences sociales fait aux classements sociologiques et aux classements des sociologues”. 8th Congress of the French sociological association (Aix-en-Province)
“Migration and Refugees in a Global World: The Case of the Mediterranean”. 14th European Sociological Association Conference. Manchester / UK  20-23 August 2019
Keynote “Breaking boundaries between secularists and Islamists: the case of the Gender equality debate in Tunisia”. The Eleventh Nordic conference on Middle East­ern Stud­ies. Helsinki- Finland. 13-17 Aug. 2019
Participation in the American Sociological Association Annual Meeting plenary “Public Sociology and Social Justice Sociology”. NY. 10-14 Aug. 2019
Participation in the Plenary “SSSP Critical Dialogue: Presidential Perspectives on Current Social Issues”. Annual meeting of The Society for the Study of Social Problems. NY. 9-11 Aug. 2019

Participation via Skype in the symposium “Movement of Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon: Civil Rights and human dignity”. Organized by the Palestinian Studies (Khalil Sakakini Cultural Center – Ramallah)

مشاركة عبر سكايب في ندوة “حراك المخيّمات في لبنان: الحقوق المدنيّة والكرامة الإنسانيّة”. تنظيم مؤسّسة الدراسات الفلسطينيّة (مركز خليل السكاكيني الثقافي- رامه الله) يتحدّث في الندوة: د. نصري أبو جيش (وزير العمل الفلسطيني)، أنيس محسن (وزير العمل الفلسطيني)، نضال العزّة (بديل)، د. ساري حنفي (سكايب)، يقدّم الندوة ويدير الحوار د. سليم تماري. مشاهدة الفيديو

6 Aug. 2019
مقابلة معي اليوم لمدة 10 دقائق في تلفزيون العربي، برنامج صباح النورحول قانون العمل اللبناني والعمالة الفلسطينية 27 July 2019

 « New directions for global sociology Sari Hanafi », FMSH, 54 Bd Raspail.

En collaboration avec les séminaires ‘Sociologie du conflit’ de Michel Wieviorka et Hervé Le Bras et ‘Pour une sociologie globale non-hégémonique’ de Stéphane Dufoix et Eric Macé.

29 May 2019

محاضرة لي حول ورقة “ما وراء الديانية والعلمانية: نقاش الميراث والمساواة بين الجنسين في تونس وتشكل التفكير غير الاستبدادي” (ساري حنفي وعزام طعمة) في معهد الدوحة اليوم

May 1, 2019

فيديو حفل اطلاق  البوابة الالكترونية حول الاثر الاجتماعي للبحث العلمي من العالم العربي وحوله ” أثر” (https://atharportal.net/) في الجامعة الأمريكية في بيروت في 11 أكتوبر 2018

مداخلة الدكتور ساري حنفي

11 Oct. 2018

ندوة في ‎المركز العربي للأبحاث ودراسة السياسات  بيروت حول كتاب الطائفة الطائفية الطوائف المتخيلة بمشاركة دلال البزري ومارلين نصر وساري حنفي وكريم المفتي

17 September 2018
“New Formations in Political Islam after the Arab Spring”. International Conference: “Post Political Islam: Conditions, Contexts and Perspective”. Organized by the Center for Strategic Studies, University of Jordan and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Jordan. Amman. 2-3 May 2018
“Smoothing the Water: Science and Research collaboration between China and the Arab World” International Conference on “3rd China and The Middle East Conference: Asia to the Middle East: Asianization of the Middle East with Economic Characteristics?”. Shanghai University, China. June 7-8, 2017

كلمتي في مؤتمر “تكريم صادق جلال العظم: أفكاره وإرثه”، 21 نيسان 2017

الجامعة الأميركية في بيروت بعنوان “تحولات اتجاه مابعد الكولونيالية في العالم العربي: نحو مقاربة ما بعد الاستبدادية”

My talk in A Tribute to Sadiq Jalal Al Azm: His Thought and Legacy”. International Symposium. AUB.

21 April 2017
“Transnational movement of Islamic reform: New configurations”. In International Workshop “Doing Religious Studies in the Periphery”. University of Cape Town. 23-24 March 2017

“The Moral and the Legal about the discrimination of the Palestinian refugees in Lebanon”. The Collective of Lebanese Female Researchers (Bahithat): Beirut (in Arabic)

“القانوني والاخلاقي في التمييز ضد اللاجئين الفلسطينيين في لبنان”. برنامج “لقاءات” في “تجمّع الباحثات اللبنانيات”.

28 Feb. 2017
Talk in ArabNet Beirut 2017, Digital festival of innovation and entrepreneurship. “The role of R&D in strengthening and supporting Entrepreneurship”. Beirut. February 22, 2017

Keynote: “Crisis of Postcolonialism’s After-Life: Toward post-authoritarian

Approach”. International Workshop “The New Challenges of the Sociological Imagination (in honor of Charles Wright Mills)”. Sari Hanafi. Cyrile and Methodius University in Skopje. Macedonia.

25-26 Nov. 2016

“The development of the social sciences and the religious field”. The Maaref Center for Studies and Research. Casablanca (Morocco).

محاضرة وحوار “تطور العلوم الاجتماعية وحقل الدراسات الدينية. مركز معارف للدراسات والأبحاث. الدار البيضاء.

18 Sept. 2016
Keynote: “Postcolonialism’s After-Life in the Arab World”. Workshop “Travelling Science: The Politics of Displacement, Deterritorialization and Maneuverability of/in Modern Bodies of Knowledge”. Organized by The German-Moroccan-Tunisian Project. Faculté central Université Mohammed V. 16-17 Sept. 2016

“Gulf Response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis: Politics of Pity and Religious Influence”. in the 4th Annual International Conference of the Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) “Prioritizing Values in the Contemporary World: Islamic Contributions”

(22-minute talk is in English [from 9 to 31 m] but you can find simultaneous translation in Arabic and French)
(In English) (In French) (In Arabic)

مشاركتي في المؤتمر الدولي السنوي الرابع لمركز دراسات التشريع الإسلامي والأخلاق (الدوحة 2-3 نيسان 2016) بعنوان “تزاحم القيم في الزمن الحاضر: مساهمات إسلامية في الأسرة، السياسة، اللجوء والمنهجية“. ورقتي بعنوان “استجابة الخليج لأزمة اللاجئين السوريين: سياسة الشفقة ودور الفتاوى الدينية (مع مقارنة للاستجابة الأوروبية) ” (22 دقيقة من 9 الى 31) (المحاضرة بالإنكليزية ولكن مترجمة للعربية والفرنسية يفضل ممن يعرف الإنكليزية أن يذهب الى الرابط بالإنكليزية)” بالعربي. المشاهدة

2-3 April 2016
“Comprendre la production de savoir par l’utilisation de l’analyse des réseaux”. In 7ème  Université du Printemps: “La sociologie au défi des transformations du lien social: questions de méthode”, Réseau international d’Écoles doctorales de l’AISLF (RéDoc). Marakesh. 21-25 March 2016
“The Janus-like Face of Higher Education and Research in the Arab World: Internationalization and Local Relevance”. Conference “Higher Education in The Islamic World”. University of Istanbul and IIIIT. 18-19 March 2016
“The Demise of Public Life of Arab Academics: The case of writing op-eds in Lebanese newspapers”.  Second Annual Conference: Academia and Social Justice. Asfari Institute for Civil Society and Citizenship Arab Studies Institute.  March 11 – 13, 2016
Keynote. “Book production in the Arab World”.  Conference “The Academic Book in the South”. British Library. http://www.bl.uk 7-8 March 2016
Book launching “Knowledge Production in the Arab World: The Impossible Promise”. London: SOAS. https://www.soas.ac.uk 9 March 2016
Keynote “Knowledge Production in the Arab World: The Impossible Promise”. Knowledge production at the postgraduate level in social sciences and humanities at Egyptian universities: Conditions and constrains of research at a junior level. Orient Institut Beirut and DAAD. Cairo. 4-5 March 2016
“The role of internal politics of Arab countries (particularly in the Gulf) in the apathy and distant approach to the Syrian refugee crisis”. Symposium “The Syrian Refugee Crisis: Analysis and Response”. Qatar University. 21December, 2015
“Broken Cycle between university and society in the Arab world”. Department of Sociology. Kuwait Univ. 30 Nov. 2015
“Islamization of Knowledge: a Critical Assessment”. In Conference “The Integration of knowledge between Religious sciences and other sciences”. Univ. Abdelqader Al-Jazaïri (Constantine- Algeria). 24-25 Nov. 2015
“The Janus-like Face of Higher Education and Research in the Arab World: Internationalization and Local Relevance”. Colloque international “Université et éthique professionnelle : enjeux actuels”. Centre de recherché en anthropologie sociale et culturelle. Oran- Algeria. 22-23 Nov. 2015
“Knowledge Production in the Arab World: critical assessment”. The Arab Thought Forum (ATF) and UN-ESCWA Technology Centre. Amman. 12 Nov 2015
“Transnational movement of Islamic reform: New configurations”. International Conference “With or Without Brother: Domestic, Regional, and International Trends in Islamism (2013-2015)”. Organized by WAFAW. CERI-Science Po. (Paris) 29-30 October
“Complex Entanglements: Moving from Professional to Public Sociology in the Arab World”. Workshop ‘Palestine and  Self-­‐determination beyond National  Frames: Emerging Politics, Cultures, and Claims’. Organized by SOAS and Exeter Univ. Athena. 24-25 Sept. 2015
Semi-Plenary “The Meeting of Civilizations: Towards a Euro-Arab Sociology?”. 12th Conference of the European Sociological Association. Prague. 25 to 28 Aug, 2015
“The broken cycle between research, university and society in the global South”. 7th Slovenian Social Science Conference on “After the Berlin Wall: 25 years of transformations” FUDŠ / SASS. Nova Gorica- Slovenia. 21-23 Aug, 2015
Three keynotes in Tanzanian (Saint Augustine University of Tanzania [Mwanza], University of Dodoma, University of Dar es salaam Association of Sociologists), organized by Tanzanian Association of Sociologists. 27 May- 3 June 2015
“We speak the truth!”: Knowledge (and) politics in Friday sermons in Lebanon. In “Fourth International Conference on Social Thought and Theory in the MENA Region: Comparative Methods in Studying Religion and Society”. AUB. 25-26 April 2015
Talk in plenary (with Sarah El Jamal) “Knowledge Production on Arab Poverty: Debates framed by World Bank but with resistance”, in “Questioning Social Inequality and Difference in the Arab Region’’, Conference organized by the Arab Council for Social Science. Beirut. March 13-15, 2015
Keynotes “Governmentalities and the State of Exception in the Palestinian Refugee Camps”. colloque international “Paysage global de camps”. EHESS. Paris. 22 October 2014
Keynote “The broken Cycle Between Academic Research and Policy”. International conference “Social Water Studies in the MENA region”. German Jordan University. Madaba – Amman 27-28 Sept. 2014
“Trial of the Status Quo: The Politics of Mediated Justice in the Special Tribunal for Lebanon?”. Byblos Autumn School “Justice, Power and Democracy: Overview and Perspectives for the Arab World”. Centre International des Sciences de l’Homme (CISH) in Byblos. 15-19 Sept. 2014
One Keynotes and two talks in Brazil: Campinas University (Sao Paulo), UFRJ and FGV (Rio). 5-10 Sept. 2014
“Conflict Driven Displacement and Political Transformation”. ESCWA Expert Group Meeting (EGM) “Monitoring Progress on Governance amidst Arab Political Transformation”. Beirut.

11 – 12 June 2014

 

“How to explore social networks. Reflection on methodologies, practices and researchers’ experiences”. Séminaire « réseaux palestiniens », Institut Français du Proche Orient. Beirut. 23 March 2014
 “Writing sociology in Iraq and Arab world: knowledge production through Idafat, the Arab Journal of Sociology”. Conference “Sociology in Iraq: The centennial celebration of Ali Al-Wardi”. AUB. 25- 26 February 2014
Talk in plenary “Knowledge Production on the Arab world: Debates on social inequality”. Congers of the International Sociological Association. Yokohama, Japan. 18 July 2014
Discussant of the book of P. Fernanda Beigel (ed.), Politics of Academic Autonomy in Latin America. Ashgate, 2013. Congers of the International Sociological Association. Yokohama, Japan. 17 July, 2014
“Different Planets? Arab Social Sciences and Humanities at National and Foreign Institutions”. Local, Regional, and International ‘Borrowing and Lending’ in Social Sciences at Egyptian and Lebanese Universities. Orient Institute Beirut. 27-28 February, 2014
“Writing sociology in Iraq and Arab world: knowledge production through Idafat, the Arab Journal of Sociology”. International Symposium Sociology in Iraq: The centennial celebration of Ali Al-Wardi. Beirut: AUB. 25 and 26 February, 2014
« La production de la sociologie dans le monde arabe. Le cas de la revue Idafat – La revue arabe de sociologie ». IIAC-Laboratoire d’Anthropologie Urbaine, Paris : CNRS. 14 Jan. 2014
« Les soulèvements arabes et la recherche académique arabe ». Paris: ISMM. 15 Jan. 2014
Enchevêtrements complexes : le passage de la sociologie académique à la sociologie publique dans le monde arabe dans le cadre du séminaire de Michel Agier, «Situations, concepts et engagements d’un anthropologie-monde ». Paris : EHESS. 9 Jan. 2014
“Gouverner l’ingouvernable : structures de pouvoir et réseaux dans les camps de réfugiés palestiniens en Syrie et au Liban”. Séminaire doctoral : Sociétés urbaines méditerranéennes Histoire et anthropologie. INALCO, Paris, France. January 6, 2014
“Arab uprisings and Academic scholarship”. The 3rd International Conference on Social Thought and Society in the Middle East and North Africa. Tehran University. 11 – 12 December 2013
“Où sont les universitaires arabes dans la vie publique libanaise ? Une absence analysée à partir des éditoriaux de la presse”. Lecture at Institut français du Proche-Orient. Dec. 3, 2013
 “The broken cycle between research, university and society in the Arab World: Proposals for change”. Conference organized by the Lebanese Association for the Advancement of Science. Lebanese American University (LAU) April 5 and 6, 2013
“Arab uprisings and sociological scholarship”. Inaugural conference Arab Transformations: Interrogating the Social Sciences. Organized by the Arab Council for Social Science. Beirut. March 19-20, 2013
“Arab uprisings and academic scholarship”. International Workshop ‘Beyond the crisis: Sociology facing new forms of risk, uncertainty and precarity’. Organized by the International Sociological Association. Bilbao: University of the Basque Country, Spain. March 12-13, 2013
Présentation-débat autour du livre de Kamel Doraï et Nicolas Puig, L’urbanité des marges : Migrants et réfugiés dans les villes du Proche-Orient. Presses de l’Ifpo, Téraèdre, Salon du Livre Francophone, Beirut. November 2, 2012
“The Politics of Precariousness in the Global South” at the University of Witwatersrand (Johannesburg) (Society, Work and Development, otherwise known as SWOP. September 5-6, 2012
“An Extraterritorial Nation-State”. Decolonizing Architecture Art Residency (DAAR) A Common Assembly. Nottingham- UK.  Jan. 28, 2012

« Issues of translation from foreign langages to Arabic » Rencontres professionnelles entre éditeurs français et arabophones

en sciences humaines et sociales Beyrouth 2011

Dec. 6, 2011
“Impact of the September UN Bid in the future of the Palestinian refugee problem”. In Impact of  the September UN Bid in the future of the Arab Israeli Conflict. Workshop organized by Arab Research and Policy Studies (Doha). September 10, 2011
“Global Sociology: Sari Hanafi on the Politics of Spacio-cide in Palestine” Seminar of Michael Burawoy in University of Berkeley.   March 16, 2010
“Spacio-cide: an Israeli colonial project”. Planetary Session 5: Whither the Israeli-Palestine conflict?. International Sociological Association’s World Congress. Gutenberg. July 16, 2010
‘Modes of incorporation of the protracted refugees: some theoretical considerations”.  Session in Research Committee 31: Modes of Incorporation of the Protracted Refugees. International Sociological Association’s World Congress. Gutenberg. July 9-16 2010
“University Systems in the Arab East : Publish Globally and Perish Locally Vs. Publish Locally and Perish Globally”. International Seminar Academic Dependency. University of Zahraa, Tehran. May 2-4, 2010
“University Systems in the Arab East: Publish Globally and Perish Locally Vs. Publish Locally and Perish Globally”. Regional Workshop: “Promotion, Publications, and Ranking Systems in Arab Universities”. SBS-AUB. February 11-12, 2010
“Framing Arab Socio-Political Space: State Governmentality, Governance and Non-institutional Protestation”. International workshop: Agents of Change in the Euro-Mediterranean Space: Politics and Social Transformation from a Local Perspective. Freie Universität Berlin. January 28 – 29, 2010
‘Palestinian Refugee Problems: A Transitional Justice  Perspective’. International workshop: Learning from Comparing Conflicts and Reconciliation Processes: A Holistic Approach. The PRIO Cyprus Centre and University of Nicosia. Nicosia, Cyprus. June 18-20, 2009
‘The Social Sciences Research in the Arab East. Dilemmas of the Research Centers outside of the University’. Arab Regional Conference of Higher Education, UNESCO. Cairo. May 31- June 2, 2009
‘Flexible Citizenship and the Inflexible Nation-State in the Arab East’. International workshop: State Building and State Stability in the Arab World. Institute of Financial Economics and Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs (AUB). November 12, 2008
“Donor community and the Market of Research Production Framing and de-Framing the Social Sciences” International conference on “Facing an Unequal World: Challenges from Sociology”, International Association of Sociology. Taipei- Taiwan. March 23 to 25, 2009
“Is Guantanamo Camp an Exception?”. Seminar on “Poetry About Guantanamo”. Anis Makdisi Program in Literature. AUB. (Arabic) March 17, 2009

“Why has Gazans dehumanized and Hamas delegitimized?”. Seminar on

‘The Gaza War’ Effects and Repercussions. The Carnegie Middle East.

January 8, 2009
 Keynote Lecture: “Spacio-cide: colonial politics, invisibility and rezoning in Palestinian Territory”. National Institutes for Humanities (NIHU) Program Islamic Area Studies Symposium: Nakba after Sixty Years: Memories and Histories in Palestine and East Asia. Kyoto. Japan. December 12-14, 2008

“Human Rights Watch and Addressing the Responsibility of Victims

The Risk of Postmodern Non-politics”. International Workshop “Development, Cooperation and Migration”. University of Ravenna- Italy.

April 7-8 2008
“Camps in Lebanon as Space of Exception” paper presented at International Workshop “L’Urbanité des marges Réfugiés, migrants et relégués dans les villes du Proche-Orient” Organized by l’Institut Français du Proche-Orient (IFPO- Damascus), Migrinter (CNRS) and L’Institut de Recherche pour le Développement. IFPO – Damas. March 28-30, 2008

“Human Rights Watch and Addressing the Responsibility of Victims

The Risk of Postmodern Non-politics”. International Conference “Liberty and Justice: America and the Middle East”, Center for American Studies & Research (CASAR)-AUB.

January 7-10, 2008
“Palestinian Refugee Camps in Lebanon. Laboratory of Indocile Identity Formation”. Institute for Palestine Studies and Institut Français du Proche-Orient With Support from the French Foreign Ministry (CORUS Project) and the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences (AUB). December 14-15, 2007
“Spacio-cide and Israeli Bio-politics”. DI/VISIONS: Culture and Politics of the Middle East. HKW, Berlin. December 7-10, 2007
“Arab National Research Systems”. Symposium on the on Comparative Analysis on National Research Systems. UNESCO. Paris. November 10-21, 2007
“Palestinian refugees, citizenship and the nation-state”. International Conference Beyond The Nation? Critical Reflections on Nations and Nationalism in Uncertain Times. Queen’s University, School of Politics, International Studies & Philosophy, Belfast.   September 12-14, 2007
Keynote lecture: “Refugee camps in Lebanon: Laboratories of state-in-the-making, discipline, and Islamist radicalism”. International workshop: “From Exodus to Exile: Palestinian Lives in the Levant”. CMI and Muwatin. Bergen. September 7-9, 2007
“Remittance Flows to the Palestinian Territory”, International Workshop organized by The Institute for the Study of International Migration (ISIM) at Georgetown University. May 26-27, 2007
“The Emergence of the Globalized Elite”, lecture and signature of my book with L. Tabar The Emergence of the Palestinian Globalized Elite. Donors, International Organizations and Local NGOs. Book Faire, Tripoli. April 29, 2007
“Civil Society between Euro-Mediterranean Partnership and Neighborhood Policies: A View from the South”. First Euro-Mediterranean Youth Meeting. Organized by Euro-Med Non-Governmental Platform. Antilias, Beirut. April 28, 2007
“Palestinian Refugees camps” in regional workshop on Palestinian Refugees in Arab Region. Chatham House (The Royal Institute of International Affairs). Cyprus. April 1-3, 2007
“Palestinian Refugee Camps: Territory of Exception and Disciplinary Space”. Organized by Center for Research on Population and Health – Faculty of Health Sciences. AUB. March 20, 2007
“Spacio-cide and State of Exception in the Israeli Colonial practices”. Brown Bag presentation to Center of Behavioural Research, AUB. March 9, 2007
“Palestinian Professional employability in Lebanon”.  International Meeting: Mapping Palestinian Refugee Employment. The Secretariat of the Follow-up Committee for Employability of Palestine Refugees in Lebanon (FCEP) and UNRWA, from 9:00, at the Crown Plaza, Hamra-Beirut. The title of the workshop on March 2, 2007 is: March 2, 2007
“Spacio-cide and bio-politics: The case of Palestinian-Israeli Conflict”. An international conference Law and Economic Development: Towards Constructive Engagement in the Middle East. Organised by the Faculty of Law and Criminology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussel. February 22-23, 2007

 « Palestine à l’heure du gouvernement de Hamas ». Plumes Rebelles,

Salon du livre d’Amnesty International France 7e édition, Rennes

February 3, 2007
“The NGOization, neoliberalism and the construction of a globalized elite in Palestine”. International Conference: The Economy and Economics of Palestine: Past, Present and Future. SOAS. London. January 28-29, 2007
« Palestinian Refugee Camps. Disciplinary space, Territory of exception, and Locus of Resistance ». International workshop Nationalisme en Mutation et Espaces en Devenir. Le Cas Palestinien. January 26-27, 2007
“Remittance Flows to the Palestinian Territory. Figures and Forms”. International Seminar organized by the Euro-Mediterranean Consortium for Applied Research on International Migration (CARIM) on remittances and investments in origin countries of migrants. European University, Florence. January 22-24, 2007
“Donors Funding to the Research Agenda in the Arab East”. International Workshop: Research Dynamic in the Arab Region. Organized by French Institute of Research on Development (IRD) in the framework of the ESTIME Program (Evaluation of Scientific and Technological capabilities in Mediterranean countries). Lebanese University. December 7-9, 2007

UNESCO Forum on Higher Education, Research and Knowledge

“The Social Sciences Research in Palestinian Territories. The Dilemmas of the Production of the Research Outside of the Universities”. Colloquium on Research and Higher Education Policy “Universities as Centers of Research and Knowledge Creation: An Endangered Species?”. Paris: UNESCO.

November 29-December 1, 2006

 

“Palestinian Refugee Camps: Place out of the Place”. The International Conference on the Palestinian Refugees: Conditions and Recent Developments. Al-Quds University. Jerusalem. November 25-26, 2007
“Crisis of Development in Palestinian territory and the International Aid System”. International Conference “Development in the Post conflict Areas”, organized Consultative Center for Documentation and Studies, Beirut. November 15, 2006
“Reshaping Geography: Palestinian Community Networks in Europe and the New Media”. International Conference: Connecting Europe and the Middle East: On Migrants and Simultaneity. Copenhagen, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen and Department of Cultural Encounters, Roskilde University in cooperation with Images of the Middle East September 13 – 15, 2006

“Danish Cartoon Controversy and Freedom of Expression? Cultural Difference or Cultural Hegemony” in German-Arabic Media Dialogue:

The political instrumentalisation of cultural values –The media as victim and perpetrator. Organized by Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen, Neuhardenberg

August 27- 30,  2006
“Spacio-cide and bio-politics:  The case of Palestinian-Israeli Conflict”, XVI ISA World Conference of Sociology, in Research Committee on  Sociology of Migration RC31, Durban, South Africa. (Impossible to attend because of the war. Paper presented by the head of the panel) July, 23-30 2006
“Palestinian Refugees, Citizenship and the Nation-State”, XVI ISA World Conference of Sociology, in Research Committee on Sociology of Migration RC31, Durban, South Africa. (Impossible to attend because of the war. Paper presented by the head of the panel) 23-30 July 2006
Discussant of a Panel on Migrations forcées et asile. Colloque international 1985 – 2005 : 20 ans de recherche sur les migrations internationales. Poitiers. July 7-9, 2006
“Palestinian Refugees, Citizenship and State. Towards the New Model of Nation-State” in Asylum in the South: Africa and Mediterranean Area. Organized by Institut de recherche pour le développement IRD (France), Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso). June 8-10, 2006
Consultation with the international community representatives in charge of the Arab-Israeli Peace Process. In “Prospects for a Two-State Solution: Implications for the Refugee Issue. Scenario-Building Exercise”. Organized by Chatham House. Minster Lovell, UK. May 12-15, 2006
“Aid, NGOs and Professionalization. (Palestine & Egypt) in URPL660 – Development Aid in the MENA: Impacts on Cities & Spatial Planning. May 4, 2006
“The Emergence of a Palestinian globalized Elite. Donors, International Organizations and Local NGOs” in The Brown Bag Series of The CAMES Department, AUB. March 10, 2006
“Why the human rights International organizations do neglect the right of return?” in the conference The Palestinian Refugees: International Law, Human Rights Conventions, UN resolutions. Past – Present and Future Perspectives. Copenhagen, Denmark. October 8, 2005
“The Palestinians Refugees, Citizenship and Nation-states in the Middle-East” in the workshop Mouvements de réfugiés et migrations irrégulières au Moyen-Orient, Centre d’Etudes de Relations Internationales (CERI), Paris. September 23, 2005
“Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon” in consultation workshop on Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon. Chatham House (The Royal Institute of International Affairs). Cyprus. September 16-18, 2005
“Palestinian economic and social transnational ties: some notes about gender and class stratification” in the international workshop Stratification Within Transnational Migrant Communities. Migrinter, University of Poitiers – France

May  25– 26, 2005

 

“The impact of Social Capital on the Eventual Repatriation Process of Refugees. Study of Economic and Social Transnational Kinship Networks in Palestine/Israel” in the Panel “New Migrations and Transnational Practices in the Middle East” in Sixth Mediterranean Social and Political Research (MSPR) Meeting. The Mediterranean Programme of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies at the European University Institute, Florence (Italy).   March 16 – 20, 2005
“Specio-cide, Bio-politics and resistance in Palestine/Israel”, in Department of Visual Cultures, Goldsmiths College, London. February 3, 2005
‘ Réfugiés, diaspora et crise de l’Etat-nation’ in Séminaire ‘Palestine – Identités, citoyennetés, territoires’, Institut d’Etudes sur les Sociétés du Monde Musulman, Paris. January 31, 2005
‘Les réfugiés palestiniens dans les camps : un statut suspendu dans un espace d’exception’, in Atelier de réflexion ‘Territoires d’exil, les camps de réfugiés’, organisé par l’Association de Géographes Français et Migrinter, Université de Poitiers. January 28, 2005
‘Le Spatio-cide et l’Etat-Nation : le cas de la Palestine’ in séminaire “Frontières” de l’UMR LOUEST. Ecole Architecture Paris Val Seine. December 3, 2004
‘The impact of Social Capital on the Eventual Repatriation Process of Refugees. Some Gender insights from a Study of Economic and Social Transnational Kinship Networks in Palestine/Israel’ in Association of Middle East Studies (MESA) Annual Meeting, San Francisco. November 19-25, 2005
“Sociology of the Palestinian return migration: some methodological notes,” in bi-weekly ‘Brown Bag’ Sessions of the Center for Behavioral Research in American University of Beirut. October 11, 2004
“Space-cide and bio-politics in the Israeli colonial practices”, in the 3d International Conference on “An End to Occupation. A just Peace in Israel-Palestine”, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium. July 3-5, 2004
“Palestinian return migration. Lessons from the International Refugee Regime”, paper presented in International Conference: “Transferring Best Practice: An international workshop on the comparative study of refugee return programmes with reference to the Palestinian context”, University of Exeter, UK. June 9-12, 2004
“The Extra-Territorial Nation-State and the Question of Refugees”  PASSIA Roundtable, Ramallah 12 May, 2004
“Territories in Camps and Towns: the Palestinian Diaspora” in workshop Diasporas in Cairo: Transit Territory and the Transient Condition, organized by CEDEJ- FMRS/AUC. April 24, 2004
“Space-cide and Refugees: Coupling land issues with Refugee issues”, International Conference: “Refugee Repatriation Process, Patterns and Mode of Transnationality a Comparative Perspective”, organized by Shaml center and International Migration, Spaces and Societies (Migrinter) (Poitiers – France). March 6-8, 2004
(With Lena Jayyusi) “Oral History and Land Use” in Abu Lughod Institute Conference “Between the Archival Forest and the Anecdotal Trees: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Palestinian Social History”, Birzeit University. November 21-22, 2003
Participation on a Workshop, ‘The Palestinian Refugee Issues’, organized by the Royal Institute of International Affairs and the Centre for Lebanese Studies. Limassol (Cyprus). October 6 – 8, 2003,
“The Cultural Logic of Globalization”, in International Confererence “International Seminar on the Palestinian Struggle and Globalization”, organized by Alternative information Center, Bethlehem. August 29-31, 2003
“Sociology and Right of Return”, in international conference “Right of return and resolving Palestinian refugees issue”, organized by Max-Planck-Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg, Germany. July 11-13, 2003
“Sociology of Palestinian Return Migration”, in “The Predicaments of Palestinians and Jews: the Meaning of Catastrophe, Historical Knowledge, and the Return of Exiles”, Conference organized by Solomon Asch Center for Study of Ethno-political Conflict. June 5-8, 2003
 “Using network analysis in Transnational kinship ties in Palestinian Territories and Israel” in International Seminar “Conceptualisation of Social Network in Migration: empirical production and Theoretical challenge“, MIGRINTER, CNRS/MSHS, Poitiers. May 26-27, 2003
(with Salim Tamari) “Future of the Palestinian refugees: an open or closed file?”, lecture, organized jointly by Shaml and Muwatin centers (Ramallah). January 20, 2003
 “Humanitarian and Political Aspects of the Palestinian Condition”, in Panel discussion on “Catastrophes and human disasters in Palestinian Territories”, Shaml and the Alternative Information Center, at the Ambassador Hotel, East Jerusalem. January 8, 2003
“The relationship between the Palestinian in Israel and the Palestinian abroad”, Second Conference of the Association of Palestinian Researchers in Israel. December 21 2002
‘Flexible Transnational Survival Practices of Palestinian. Transmigrants/Returnees, and Inflexible State Policies: Crafting the Palestinian Extra-territorialized Nation-State’, in Workshop II ‘Transnationalism, Gender and Generation: Views from the Middle East and North Africa’, at the Third Mediterranean Social and Political Research Meeting, Florence. 20–24March, 2002
“New Frontiers-New Horizons”, Euro-Mediterranean Conference on Migration, Refugees, Human Rights, Trieste (Italy). 18-19 January  2002
‘Diaspora with fragile center of gravity. The virtual return of the Palestinian communities’, International Conference: Diasporas, organized by Migrintern/CNRS, MSHS, Poitiers, France. 14-16 February 2002
‘Human Rights Global Agenda and its Encounter with the Palestinian Organizations Agenda’, in Regional Seminar « The Defense of Human Rights in the Euro-Mediterranean Region and the Issue of Funding Rights NGOs », Beirut. 19-22 September 2001
 ‘Globalization without Regionalization. The paradoxical Effects of the political economy of the United Arab Emirates’, in Workshop on Globalization in the Gulf, University of Exeter. 3-4 July 2001
 ‘Deconstructing the Diaspora Relationship to the Center. The Quest of a Palestinian Rothschild’, in Workshop: “Palestinian Return Migration: Socio-economic and Cultural Approaches”, organized by the Population Council and Shaml: Ramallah. 13-14 June 2001
‘La construction sociale de l’identité palestinienne’, conference at the margin of the Exposition  « Palestine » at Maison Robert Doisneau, Paris. 27 April 2001
‘Reshaping the Geography: Palestinian Communities Networks in Europe and the New Media’, in Workshop ‘Muslim Networks and Transnational Communities in and Across Europe’, Second Mediterranean Social and Political Research Meeting, European University Institute, Florence. 21–25 March 2001
‘Refugee Absorption Capacity in Palestinian Territories: The Misleading of an Economistic Approach’, in the Second Conference of the Arab Human Rights organizations, organized by Cairo Center for the Study of Human Right, Rabat. 2-4 February 2001
‘La seconde  Intifada : est-elle celle de l’indépendance’, Lecture  organized by Association Bien joué, Nantes, France. 13 November 2000
‘La vie associative en Palestine et les organisations internationales Européennes: un partenariat manqué ?’, in workshop ‘Les Enjeux des échanges et du Développement de la vie Associative’, Conseil Régional du Côte d’Azure, Marseille. 10 November 2000
‘The Second Intifada and the Palestinian Political Agenda’, lecture in Cairo Center for the Study of Human Right, Cairo. 30 October 2000
‘The Social Sciences Research in Palestine. The dilemma of a Research field without researchers’ in Workshop ‘Middle East research Awards Program: Past Achievements and future prospects’, Population Council, Cairo. 8-9 September 2000
(with Linda Tabar) Session of sociological intervention and presentation of preliminary findings of the Research ‘The relationship between donors, INGOs and Palestinian NGOs (the constitution of agendas and the establishment of networks)’, Muwatin Center (Ramallah). 24 August 2000
‘Dancing tango during the Peace process. The Palestinian- Israeli People-to-People program as a Mechanism of Conflict Resolution’, 18th General International Peace Research Association (IPRA) Conference, Tampere, Finland. 5-9 August 2000
Physical return, Virtual Return. Palestinian Communities in Europe and the Homland’, lecture organized by Shaml (Ramallah) and Refugee Studies Center (Oxford), St. Antoine, Oxford. 5-6 May 2000
Modes of entrepreneurship of the Palestinian Communities in Europe“, in Workshop ‘The Palestinian refugees in Europe”, in Workshop VII “Migration in the South and East Mediterranean” to participate at the First Mediterranean Social and Political Research Meeting, organized by the Mediterranean Programme of the Robert Schuman Centre at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. 22 – 26 March 2000
‘Capitaux et entrepreneurs palestiniens de retour. Une approche à partir des modes d’entreprenariat’, in Workshop ‘Le rôle des émigrés à l’étranger : Nouveaux entrepreneurs et nouveaux acteurs des villes du monde arabe’, Tours (France): URBAMA. 26-27 February 2000
“Les modes d’action des ONG palestiniennes. La problématique d’un mouvement social émergent ?”, in Workshop “La structuration des espaces d’action : saisir les protagonistes et les processus engagés dans la diffusion des normes et l’allocation des ressources“, Cairo : CEDEJ. 4 October 1999
“Profile of Donor Assistance to Palestinian NGOs: Survey and Database”, in Workshop “Palestinian NGOs and International Organizations: Development Priorities and Coordination“, organized by the Welfare Association, YMCA, Jerusalem. 3 June 1999
“Population in transit. The Weak Diasporatization in the Palestinian Case”, in Conference “Euro-Mediterranean Partnership: The Human Rights in Mediterranean Area“, organized by the Friedrich Ebert Foundation and the Réseau Euro-Méditerranéen des Droits de l’Homme and the Forum des Citoyens de la Méditerranée, Stuttgart, Germany. 16 April 1999
“Research and Society: some remarks from the findings of the survey on the population issues in Palestine”, in seminar “Research and policy making in Palestine“, organized by Association of Palestinian Policy Research Institutions (APPRI), Ramallah. 15 March 1999
“ONG palestiniennes et Nouvel Etat : équilibrage des faiblesses”, in the Workshop “La structuration des espaces d’action : saisir les protagonistes et les processus engagés dans la diffusion des normes et l’allocation des ressources“, Cairo : CEDEJ. 24/25 February 1999
“Research Profile on population issues in Palestine”, in Workshop “International Population Agendas and Regional Responses“, organized by MEAwards program, the Population Council, Cairo. 15 December 1998
“Palestinian Diaspora Contribution to Investment and Philanthropy in Palestine ” Roundtable meeting organized by PASSIA, Jerusalem. 10 June 1998
‘Classifying the Palestinians Abroad. Towards a Critique of the Supremacy of the Economic Factor’, in Warwick Refugee Conference, Organized by Warwick University, UK. 23-24 March 1998
“The Palestinian Abroad: Refugees, Diasporized, Economic Migrants”, in Workshop ‘Forced Migrations in the 20th Century: Context and Consequences‘ organized by European Institute University, Florence. 6 February 1998
“The Economy in the Middle-East: Very High Political Economy”, in Expatriate Palestinian Businessmen Conference, organized by Department of Expatriate Affairs in the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation, Gaza. 21-23 July 1997
“Industrial Investments of Palestinian businessmen in the Diaspora in Palestinian Territories”, in Expert Group Meeting on “Impact of the Peace Process on Selected Sectors” organized by USCWA. 23-25 June 1997
“Self and Others within the Palestinian Diaspora: Capital and Capitals”, in Conference “Globalization, Cities and Youth“, organized by Population Council, Cairo. 20-23 March 1997
“Between Two Worlds: Palestinian Businessmen in the Diaspora and the Construction of a Palestinian Entity”, lecture in Muwatin Center (Palestinian Institute for the Study of Democracy), Ramallah. (Arabic) 15 January 1997
“Internationalization of the Palestinian Economy in the Diaspora”, Lecture in Abdel Hamid Shouman Institute, Amman. (Arabic) 8 January 1997
“Les entrepreneurs palestiniens de la diaspora et la construction de l’entité palestinienne”, Lecture in French Research Center (CERMOC), Amman. 7 January 1997
“Frontières imagées et image des frontières chez la diaspora palestinienne”, in the Conference “L’image de l’Autre dans le monde arabe“. Arab Association of Sociology, Hamamet, Tunisia. 16 November 1996
“L’économie palestinienne de la diaspora”, seminar of the CEDEJ. 23 October 1996
“La mise en cause de la conjoncture politique. L’image de l’Occident chez les ingénieurs syriens et égyptiens”, in the Conference La vision de l’Occident dans le monde arabe, Agnelli Foundation, Turin- Italy. 7 October 1996
“Entre deux mondes. Les hommes d’affaires palestiniens de la diaspora et l’Autorité palestinienne”, in the Panel  “Le capital obéissant ? entrepreneurs et Etats au Proche-Orient“, AFEMAM Annuel meeting, Aix-en-Provence- France. 4 July 1996
‘Les hommes d’affaires de la diaspora et les  investissements en territoires palestiniens’. Panel “Territoires et espaces communautaires” (CERMOC/CEDEJ), AFEMAM Annuel meeting, Aix-en-Provence, France. 3 July 1996
“Palestinian businessmen in Egypt”. Lecture. General Union of Palestinian Women in Egypt, Cairo. (Arabic) 15 February 1996
“Disobedient Capital. Palestinian Business People in the Diaspora and the Palestinian National Authority”, in Conference of the CERMOC “State of Research on Palestine”, Amman- Jordan. 2-3 February 1996
“Palestinian Refugees: Which Future?”, lecture in MERC (Middle East Research Competition), Cairo. (Arabic) 5 mars 1996

Information System

– Experienced with SPSS and the linear regression analysis.

– Strong experience in programming languages: Fortran and Visual Basic for the use of the social sciences.

– Strong experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, ACCESS.

– Designed, created and maintained databases, utilizing Microsoft ACCESS, on: 1- Palestinian Expatriate Businessmen and professionals, 2- (contribution with other IT experts) Palestinian Scientists and Technologists Abroad (PALESTA), 3- Import/export database and companies registration system for Palestinian Ministry of Economy 4- Database of research on population issues in Palestine (Population Council) 5- Database of Researchers on the Palestinian issues (Rabita Network, Jerusalem).

Membership

2018- (President) International Sociological Association

2017- : (Member, International Advisory Council) World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES)

2017-: (Member) French Sociological Association

2016- : (Founding Member and Vice-President) Syrian Sociological Association.

2016- : (Board Member) Palestinian Sociological and Anthropological Association.

2015-2017: (Vice President) Arab Council for the Social Sciences.

2014- (Vice President) International Sociological Association (ISA)

2013- (Advisory Committee Member) The Arab Social Science Monitor (ASSM), ACSS

2013- (Board Member) Arab Council for the Social Sciences.

2011- (Member of the International Board of Consulting Editors) International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences.

2010-2014: (Member of the executive committee) International Sociological Association (ISA)

2010-2012 : (Member of Comité de suivi)  l’ Institut français du Proche-Orient (IFPO)

2008-2016: (Member of the Executive Bureau) Arab Association of Sociology.

2005-: (Member) Lebanese Association of Sociology.

2004-6: (Member) Association of Middle East Studies (MESA) in USA

2001-2010: (Member) Association internationale des sociologues francophones

1996-2000: (Member) International Society for Third-Sector Research, Johns Hopkins University (ISTR)

1994- : (Member) International Sociological Association.

1990-2001 : (Member) Association française des études sur le monde arabe et musulman (AFEMAM)

LANGUAGES

Arabic, French, English.

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