The Power of Deterrence. Emotions, Identity and American and Israeli Wars of Resolve (2016, Cambridge University Press).


Ontological Security, Cyber Technology and States’ Responses. European Journal of International Relations. European Journal of International Relations (forthcoming).

The Dual-Use Security Dilemma and the Social Construction of Insecurity. Contemporary Security Policy 42(3): 257-285 (2021)

Toward Securitization Theory of Deterrence. International Studies Quarterly 63(1): 177-186 (2019).

Constitution Making and International Relations Theories. International Studies Perspectives 20(4): 412-434 (2019) (with Hanna Lerner).

The ‘Attribution Problem’ and the Social Construction of ‘Violence’: Taking Cyber Deterrence Literature a Step Forward. International Studies Perspectives 17(3): 322-342 (2016).

Securitization Climax: Putting the Iranian Nuclear Project at the Top of the Israeli Public Agenda (2009-2012). Foreign Policy Analysis 12(3): 413-432 (2016).

The Limits of Securitization Theory: Observational Criticism and the Curious Absence of Israel. International Studies Review 16(3): 390-410 (2014).

Pacifization: Toward a Theory of the Social Construction of Peace. International Studies Review 15(2): 204-228 (2013).

Me and the Other in IR: An Alternative Pluralist International Relations 101. International Studies Perspectives 14(3): 235-254 (2013).

Ontological Dissonance, Clashing Identities, and Israel’s Unilateral Steps towards the Palestinians. Review of International Studies 38(4): 809-833 (2012).

​Cyber Warfare and Deterrence: Trends and Challenges. Military and Strategic Affairs 3(3): 41-5 (2011).

The Emerging Fourth Wave of Deterrence Theory—Toward a New Research Agenda. International Studies Quarterly 54(3): 705-732 (2010).

Constructivist Methods: A Plea and Manifesto for Pluralism. Review of International Studies 35(1): 195-218 (2009).

Book chapters

Uncertainty and the Study of Cyber Deterrence: The Case of Israel’s Limited Reliance on Cyber Deterrence. In Cyber Security: Socio-Technological Uncertainty and Political Fragmentation, edited by Myriam Dunn Cavelty and Andreas Wenger, 128–140. London: Routledge (2022)

Ontological Security and the Continuation of the Arab-Israeli Conflict. In Resolving International Conflicts. Dynamics of Escalation, Continuation and Transformation, edited by Isabel Bramsen, Poul Poder, and Ole Wæver, 215-228. London: Routledge (2019).

The Spiraling Effect. Emotional Representation and International Interactions. In Methodology and Emotion in International Relations: Parsing the Passions, edited by Eric Van Rythoven and Mira Sucharov, 97-112. London: Routledge (2019).

Ontological Security and the Israeli–Palestinian Peace Process: Between Unstable Conflict and Conflict in Resolution. In Conflict Resolution and Ontological Security: Peace Anxieties, edited by Bahar Rumelili, 31-51. London: Routledge (2015).

“Offensive Liberalism” a Critical Appraisal. In Regional Peacemaking and Conflict Management. A Comparative Approach, edited by Carmela Lutmar and Benjamin Miller, 274-284. London: Routledge (2015).