April 6, 2018

Publications

PUBLICATIONS

[Forthcoming Book Chapter] “The Urbanization of International Legal Relations: Cities Rising Soft Power & Soft Law in the Global Context,” in The Handbook on International Law and Cities, edited by Helmut Aust and Janne Nijman (Cheltenhman, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing) [Co-authored with Professor Sheila Foster, Georgetown Law Center].

[Forthcoming] “Mapping International City Networks and Their Role in International Relations,” Joint White Paper with Georgetown Law and the Global Parliament of Mayors (published by the Global Parliament of Mayors), 2019. [Co-authored with Professor Sheila Foster, Georgetown Law Center].

Cities are Rising in Influence and Power on the Global Stage,” CityLab, April 15, 2019 [co-authored with Sheila Foster]

Laws are Chipping Away at Democracy,” The Conversation, April 2, 2019.

Undemocratic Civil Society Laws are Appearing in Democracies,” OpenGlobalRights, March 28, 2019.

“City Power and Powerlessness on the Global Stage,” Barcelona Center for International Affairs, Seminar: The New Challenges of Global Cities, 2018. [Co-authored with Professor Sheila Foster, Georgetown Law Center].

Co-Revitalizing the Impoverished Plank Road Corridor in Baton Rouge, Louisiana,” Urban Media Lab, March 2019.

Empowering Cities as Drivers of Change,” The Global Parliament of Mayors, Annual Summit 2018, Bristol UK, Contributing Author, pp. 4-5.

“The Landscape of Global City Networking,” The Global Parliament of Mayors, November 2018 [Internal Publication, Co-Authored with Sheila Foster].

Georgetown University Celebrates & Highlights Recent Commons Scholarship,” Urban Media Lab, December 2018 [Co-authored with Sheila Foster]

Restrictions on Protest in the United States,” Global Trends in NGO Law, Vol. 8, Iss. 2, October 2018.

The Legal Landscape for Philanthropy in the Arab Gulf,” Global Trends in NGO Law, Vol. 8, Iss.1, December 2017.

Survey of Trends Affecting Civic Space: 2015-16,” Global Trends in NGO Law, International Center for Not-for-Profit Law, Vol. 7, Iss. 4, September 2016.

Closing Civic Space: Impact on Development and Humanitarian CSOs,” Global Trends in NGO Law, International Center for Not-for-Profit Law, Vol. 7, Iss. 3, September 2016.

LGBTI Civil Society Organizations Around the Globe: Challenges, Successes, and Lessons Learned,” Global Trends in NGO Law, International Center for Not-for-Profit Law, Vol. 7, Iss. 2, May 2016.

Environmental Advocacy: Challenges to Environmental Groups’ Rights to Assemble, Associate and Express their Opinions,” Global Trends in NGO Law, International Center for Not-for-Profit Law, Vol. 7, Iss. 1, March 2016.

The Right to Freedom of Expression: Restrictions on a Foundational Right,” Global Trends in NGO Law, International Center for Not-for-Profit Law, Vol. 6, Iss. 1, April 2015.

Assessment Tools for Measuring Civil Society’s Enabling Environment,” Global Trends in NGO Law, International Center for Not-for-Profit Law, Vol. 5, Iss. 1, August 2014.

The Legal and Regulatory Framework for Civil Society: Global Trends in 2012-2013,” Global Trends in NGO Law, Vol. 4, Iss.2, October 2013.

“The Muslim Brotherhood on the State of Civil Society and Civil Society Law in Post-Mubarak Egypt,” Global Trends in NGO Law, International Center for Not-for-Profit Law, Vol. 4, Iss. 1, April 2013.

Commentaries on the Iraqi, Iranian, Egyptian, and Palestinian Constitutions, Esposito, John (Ed.), Oxford Islamic Studies Online (Oxford University Press: New York, 2011).

“Hamas: To Engage or Not to Engage,” Common Ground News, Winter 2011, available at: http://www.commongroundnews.org/index.php.

“Mustafa al-Sibai.” Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam & Politics (Oxford University Press: New York, 2011).

“Ibn Khaldun.” Encyclopedia of Political Thought (Wiley-Blackwell: New Jersey, 2010).

Esposito, John (Ed). The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World (Oxford University Press: New York, 2007-2009). Authored chapters include: al-Allamah ibn al-Mutahhar Hilli; Hamas Parliament: Change and Reform; Hiraba; Hizb; Hudaybiyyah; Islamic Constitutional Movement; Mustafa al-Sibai.

“Hamas.” Oxford Bibliographies Online (Oxford University Press: New York, 2010).

“Racial Profiling of Arabs and Muslims in the US: Historical, Empirical, and Legal analysis Applied to the War on Terrorism.” The Muslim World Journal of Human Rights 3:1 (August 2006).

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