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Research Interests

Comparative Politics of the Middle East, Social Movements, Conflict Processes, Emotions, The Political Effects of Emigration, and The Arab-Israeli Conflict.

Education/Academic qualification

Government, PhD, Harvard University

… → 2007

Government, MA, Georgetown University

… → 2000

History, BA, Brown University

… → 1996

Research interests

  • Arab uprisings
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Conflict processes
  • Emigration
  • Lebanon
  • Middle East poliitcs
  • Palestinian politics
  • Political violence
  • Social movements

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Research Output 1999 2018

Becoming a Refugee: Reflections on Self-Understandings of Displacement from the Syrian Case

Pearlman, W. R., Nov 1 2018, In : Review of Middle East Studies. 52, 2, p. 299-309 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

displaced person
international law
Middle East

Contingency and Agency in a Turning Point Protest: March 18, 2011 in Daraa, Syria

Pearlman, W. R., 2018, Microfoundations of the Arab Uprisings: Mapping Interactions between Regimes and Protesters. Volpi, F. & Jasper, J. (eds.). Amsterdam University Press, p. 111-134 24 p. (Protest and Social Movements; vol. 13).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Moral Identity and Protest Cascades in Syria

Pearlman, W., Oct 1 2018, In : British Journal of Political Science. 48, 4, p. 877-901 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

compulsory social insurance

Political unity is the precondition for effective strategy

Pearlman, W. R., 2018, Moment of Truth: Tackling Israel-Palestine's Toughest Questions. Stern-Weiner, J. (ed.). OR Books

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Culture or bureaucracy? Challenges in syrian refugees' initial settlement in Germany

Pearlman, W. R., Jan 1 2017, In : Middle East Law and Governance. 9, 3, p. 313-327 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

national culture
legal status