Writings by Jonathan Schanzer

Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
Early Warnings Ignored Middle East QuarterlyFall 2011
What Palestinians Are Saying Online Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2011
Juan Cole Between Madison and the Mullahs American ThinkerOctober 16, 2009
Islamic Speakers Bureau Backed By Radical Profs American ThinkerMay 31, 2009
The Professor's Paranoia Jerusalem PostApril 19, 2009
Middle East Studies on the Mend? American ThinkerJanuary 4, 2009
Meet Ingrid Mattson National Review OnlineSeptember 11, 2008
Profs Hammer Israel, Fail to Predict Palestinian War American ThinkerMarch 12, 2008
Auctioning Jerusalem Foretells Israeli PM's Demise American ThinkerNovember 13, 2007
Ansar al-Islam: Back in Iraq Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2004
The Challenge of Hamas to Fatah Middle East QuarterlySpring 2003
Militant Islam's New Strongholds New York PostOctober 22, 2002
Different Means, Same End Game FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 26, 2002
A Visit Here, A Visit There - Why Did One Prompt Violence? Jewish ExponentAugust 22, 2002
Saddam's Rap Sheet New York PostAugust 20, 2002
Brent Scowcroft is Wrong: We Must Attack Saddam FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 20, 2002
Militant Islam's Burgeoning Borders FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 20, 2002
Extremists on Campus New York PostJune 25, 2002
Palestinian Uprisings Compared Middle East QuarterlySummer 2002
[Is Israel] Winning by retreating? New York PostMay 22, 2002
At War With Whom? DoublethinkSpring 2002
[An Israeli] Withdrawal Won't Work Wall Street JournalApril 15, 2002
Is America Winning? New York PostApril 8, 2002
Avnery and Post-Zionism on Tour Santa Monica Observer WeeklyApril 8, 2002
Debating the Middle East Crisis The HillApril 3, 2002
Why We Were Surprised By 9/11 Blueprint MagazineApril 2002
In Matters of Counterterror, Israel and Egypt are Peas in a Pod Jewish ExponentMarch 14, 2002
Attack U.S. and Win Aid New York PostJanuary 28, 2002
Denial: A River in Egypt New York PostJanuary 14, 2002
On to Baghdad?: Yes - The Risks Are Overrated New York PostDecember 3, 2001
Breeding Ground: Fundamentalists Pervert Teaching of Islam Investor's Business DailySeptember 24, 2001
Egypt's Peace Wisconsin Jewish ChronicleAugust 31, 2001
A Gaza-West Bank Split? Middle East Intelligence BulletinJuly/August 2001
The "Right of Return" Is Suicide for Israel Jewish ExponentFebruary 8, 2001
Audio, Video and Transcripts
Title Publication Date
The Hamas-Fatah War & Israeli Security MEF WireNovember 3, 2008
The Iraq War: How It Was Seen in the Middle East MEF WireApril 21, 2003
Reviews
Book Title Publication Date
Palestine: A Four Thousand Year History
by Nur Masalha
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2019
Hamas: The Islamic Resistance Movement.
by Beverley Milton-Edwards and Stephen Farrell
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2014
The Politics of Change in Palestine: State-Building and Non-Violent Resistance
by Michael Bröning
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2012
Gaza: Morality, Law and Politics Middle East QuarterlySpring 2012
Hamas in Politics: Democracy, Religion, Violence
by Jeroen Gunning
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2011
United in Hate: The Left's Romance with Tyranny and Terror
by Jamie Glazov
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2010
The Al Qaeda Reader
by Raymond Ibrahim
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2009
Hamas: A History
by Azzam Tamimi
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2008
Inside Hamas: The Untold Story of the Militant Islamic Movement
by Zaki Chehab
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2008
Beyond al-Qaeda. Part 1: The Global Jihadist Movement
by Angel Rabasa
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
Beyond al-Qaeda. Part 2: The Outer Rings of the Terrorist Universe
by Angel Rabasa
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
Tell Me Lies: Propaganda and Media Distortion in the Attack on Iraq Middle East QuarterlyFall 2004
Israelis and Palestinians: Why Do They Fight? Can They Stop?
by Bernard Wasserstein
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2004
Defending Israel: A Controversial Plan toward Peace
by Martin Van Creveld
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2004
The Road to Al-Qaeda: The Story of Bin Laden's Right-Hand Man
by Montasser al-Zayyat
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2004
All the Shah's Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror
by Stephen Kinzer
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2004
Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill
by Jessica Stern
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2004
The Battlefield: Algeria 1988-2002: Studies in a Broken Polity
by Hugh Roberts
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2004
Against War with Iraq: An Anti-War Primer
by Michael Ratner, Jennie Green, and Barbara Olshansky
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2004
Al-Qaeda: The Terror Network that Threatens the World
by Jane Corbin
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2004
After Jihad: America and the Struggle for Islamic Democracy
by Noah Feldman
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2004
Inside Al Qaeda: Global Network of Terror
by Rohan Gunaratna
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2003
Divided Jerusalem: The Struggle for the Holy City
by Bernard Wasserstein
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2003
Al-Qaeda: Brotherhood of Terror
by Paul L. Williams
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2003
Islam at the Crossroads: Understanding its Beliefs, History and Conflicts
by Paul Marshall, Roberta Green, and Lela Gilbert
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2003
The Talibanization of Nigeria: Sharia Law and Religious Freedom Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2003
Syria and the Palestinians: The Clash of Nationalisms
by Ghada Hashem Talhami
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2003
Holy War, Inc.: Inside the Secret World of Osama bin Laden
by Peter L. Bergen
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2003
Anti-American Terrorism and the Middle East: A Documentary Reader Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2003
Middle East Politics Today: Government and Civil Society
by Tareq Y. Ismael
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2002
1979: The Year that Shaped the Modern Middle East
by David W. Lesch
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2002
Usama bin Laden's al-Qaida: Profile of a Terrorist Network
by Yonah Alexander and Michael S. Swetnam
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2002
Political Encyclopedia of the Middle East Middle East QuarterlySummer 2002
Makers of Contemporary Islam
by John L. Esposito and John O. Voll
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2002
Into the Shadows: Radical Vigilantes in Khatami's Iran
by Michael Rubin
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2002
Freedom in the World: The Annual Survey of Political Rights and Civil Liberties, 2000-2001 Middle East QuarterlySpring 2002
Religious Freedom in the World: A Global Report on Freedom and Persecution Middle East QuarterlySpring 2002
A Portrait of Egypt: A Journey Through the World of Militant Islam
by Mary Anne Weaver
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2002
Palestine: A Twice Promised Land?: The British, the Arabs & Zionism 1915-1920 , Vol. 1
by Isaiah Friedman
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2002
The Many Faces of Islam: Perspectives on a Resurgent Civilization
by Nissim Rejwan
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2002
No God but God: Egypt and the Triumph of Islam
by Geneive Abdo
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2001
Middle East Patterns: Places, People and Politics. 3rd edition
by Colbert C. Held
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2001
Drinking the Sea at Gaza: Days and Nights in a Land under Siege
by Amira Hass
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2001