Publications

2017

"Transformative Occupations in the Modern Middle East".

Humanity Journal 8, no. 2 (2017), 231-246.

2016

Why is the United Nations still so misunderstood?

The Conversation, 6 October 2016, co-written with Alanna O Malley

"The phosphate archipelago: Imperial mining and global agriculture in French North Africa".

Jahrbuch für Wirtschaftsgeschichte / Economic History Yearbook. Volume 57, Issue 1, Pages 187–214, DOI: 10.1515/jbwg-2016-0009, May 2016

(Auto)-Mobility in the Global Middle East - Part 2.

Jadaliyya E-Zine, Cities Page, 22 February 2016

(Auto)-Mobility in the Global Middle East - Part 1.

Jadaliyya E-Zine, Cities Page, 9 February 2016

2015

Universities at the Crossroads

I have co-edited, with Ann Thomson and Stefan Nygard, a series of short articles in The Conversation on the history of the relationship between universities, states and markets. March 2015.

2014

“Diaspora Politics and Developmental Empire: The  Syro-Lebanese at the League of Nations”.
“Diaspora Politics and Developmental Empire: The Syro-Lebanese at the League of Nations”.

Arab Studies Journal, Vol. 21 No. 1, (Spring 2013), 166-190.

2013

“The ‘Huvelin Mission’: economic morality and the French imperial project in the Mashriq, 1919-1920”.
“The ‘Huvelin Mission’: economic morality and the French imperial project in the Mashriq, 1919-1920”.

Monde(s): histoire, espaces, relations, (4), Vol. 2 No. 4 (Fall 2013), 83-103.

2012

La Syrie et l’action international (in French).

Huffington Post France, 15 December 2012.  Written with Giorgio Potí.

2010

Bailleux, Julie, “How Europe became Law: The First International Academic Conference on the ECSC (Milan-Stresa, 1957)”..

Revue française de science politique (english), 2010/2 Vol. 60, p. 67-90.
Translation

Braconnier Céline and Dormagen, Jean-Yves, “Does an ethnic divide structure voting behaviors in working-class neighborhoods?”..

Revue française de science politique (english), 2010/1 Vol. 60, p. 113-138.
Translation

No year

“Compassion and Connections: Feeding Beirut and Assembling Mandate Rule 	in 1919”.
“Compassion and Connections: Feeding Beirut and Assembling Mandate Rule in 1919”.

in Cyrus Schayegh and Andrew Arsan eds., The Routledge Handbook of the History of the Middle East Mandates (Routledge: 2015).
La Vie des Idées: La République impériale : politique et racisme d’État by Olivier Le Cour Grandmaison.
La Vie des Idées: La République impériale : politique et racisme d’État by Olivier Le Cour Grandmaison.

Simon Jackson, « Liberté, égalité, fraternité… empire », La Vie des idées, 22 juin 2009. ISSN : 2105-3030. URL : http://www.laviedesidees.fr/Liberte-egalite-fraternite-empire.html

“Global Recruitment: the Wartime Origins of French Mandate Syria”.
“Global Recruitment: the Wartime Origins of French Mandate Syria”.


in Ludivine Broch and Alison Carrol eds. France in an era of Global War 1914-1945: Occupation, Politics, Empire and Entanglements (Palgrave Macmillan: 2014).

Books & Ideas: Interlopers of Empire, by Andrew Arsan.
Books & Ideas: Interlopers of Empire, by Andrew Arsan.

Simon Jackson, « Not Quite White? The Lebanese of West Africa », Books and Ideas, 13 April 2015. ISSN : 2105-3030. URL : http://www.booksandideas.net/Not-Quite-White-The-Lebanese-of-West-Africa.html

From the League of Nations to the United Nations: New Approaches to International Institutions.

with Alanna O'Malley (under contract, Routledge, expected 2017).