Asaf Romirowsky

Asaf Romirowsky, PhD is the Executive Director of Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME), a fellow at the Middle East Forum, and a Professor [Affiliate] at the University of Haifa. Trained as a Middle East historian he holds a PhD in Middle East and Mediterranean Studies from King's College London, UK and has published widely on various aspects of the Arab-Israeli conflict and American foreign policy in the Middle East, as well as on Israeli and Zionist history. Romirowsky is co-author of Religion, Politics, and the Origins of Palestine Refugee Relief.

Publications by Asaf Romirowsky

Asaf Romirowsky on Deception: Betraying the Peace Process by Itamar Marcus and Nan Jacques Zilberdik

Asaf Romirowsky on Jewish Identity and Civil Rights in America by Kenneth L. Marcus

Jewish Political Studies Review 23:1-2 (Spring 2011)    Why has the position of Jews at American universities deteriorated in the past decade and what can be done about it? Understanding the history of this dilemma requires going back a number of […] Read More »

Asaf Romirowsky on Palestine Betrayed, by Efraim Karsh

Exposing the Nakba Myth
Palestine Betrayed, by Efraim Karsh, Yale University Press, 2010, 336 pp.
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Asaf Romirowsky on The Chosen: The History of an Idea, and the Anatomy of an Obsession

The Cost of Being the Favorite Son
The Chosen: The History of an Idea, and the Anatomy of an Obsession, by Avi Beker, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008, 256 pp.
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Asaf Romirowsky on Academics against Israel and the Jews, by Manfred Gerstenfeld

Maligning Israel on Campus
Academics against Israel and the Jews, by Manfred Gerstenfeld, JCPA, 2007, 276 pp.
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Asaf Romirowsky on Lessons from the Palestinian ‘War’ against Israel

A Clear Perspective on Conflict
"Lessons from the Palestinian ‘War’ against Israel," Policy Focus No. 64, by Moshe Yaalon, Washington Institute for Near East Policy, 2007, 35 pp.
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Asaf Romirowsky on Warrant for Terror: The Fatwas of Radical Islam, and the Duty of Jihad

Fatwa Rules to Live By
Warrant for Terror: The Fatwas of Radical Islam, and the Duty of Jihad, by Shmuel Bar, Rowman & Littlefield, 2006, 152 pp.
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