SOAS University of London

School of Law

Nimer Sultany

LL.B. (College of Management), LL.M. (Tel Aviv), LL.M. (Virginia), S.J.D (Harvard)
  • Overview
  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Expertise
  • Publications

Overview

Teaching

PhD Students supervised
  • Yawen Yang, Towards Democratic Citizenship for Temporary Migrant Workers: Cases of Taiwan and Canada

Previous courses

  • Law & Critique
  • Law and Society in the Middle East and North Africa
  • Law and Governance in the Developing World
  • Religion & Comparative Constitutionalism.

Research

Public Law; Legal and Political Theory; Comparative Constitutionalism; Public International Law and Human Rights Law.

Expertise

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Publications

Edited Books or Journal Volumes

Sultany, Nimer, ed. (2005) Israel and the Palestinian Minority 2004. Haifa: Israel: Mada al-Carmel -- The Arab Center for Applied Social Research. (Political Monitoring Project)

Sultany, Nimer and Saleh, Nabil, eds. (2005) MADA AKHAR, Bi-Annual Journal for Cultural Affairs [In Arabic]. Haifa: Mada al-Carmel - The Arab Center for Applied Social Research .

Sultany, Nimer, ed. (2004) Israel and the Palestinian Minority 2003. Haifa: Israel: Mada al-Carmel -- The Arab Center for Applied Social Research. (Political Monitoring Project)

Sultany, Nimer, ed. (2003) Citizens without Citizenship: Israel and the Palestinian Minority 2000-2002. Haifa: Israel: Mada al-Carmel -- The Arab Center for Applied Social Research. (Political Monitoring Project)

Book Chapters

Sultany, Nimer (2016) 'Repetition.' In: Tawil-Souri, Helga and Matar, Dina, (eds.), Gaza as Metaphor. London: Hurst, pp. 203-217.

Sultany, Nimer (2016) 'The Legal Structures of Subordination: The Palestinian Minority and Israeli Law.' In: Rouhana, Nadim and Huneidi, Sahar, (eds.), Israel and Its Palestinian Citizens: Ethnic Privilege and Equal Citizenship. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (Forthcoming)

Sultany, Nimer (2014) 'Liberal Zionism, Comparative Constitutionalism, and the Project of Normalizing Israel.' In: On Recognition of the Jewish State. Ramallah: Madar Center , pp. 91-109.

Sultany, Nimer and Takriti, Abdel Razzaq (2011) 'The Dialectics of Democracy and Political Parties under Colonialism: The Case of the Palestinian Movements.' In: Al-Kuwwari , Ali Khalifa and Sa’adawi , Atef, (eds.), The Concept of Democratic Parties and the Reality of Parties in Arab States. Beirut: Center for Arab Unity Studies.

Sultany, Nimer (2005) 'Linguistic Space and Collective Rights: Arabs and Arabic in Israel.' In: Jamal, Amal, (ed.), Deliberations on Collective Rights and the National State. Haifa: Mada al-Carmel - The Arab Center for Applied Social Research , pp. 115-135.

Rouhana, Nadim and Saleh, Nabil and Sultany, Nimer (2005) 'Voting Without Voice: The Vote of the Palestinian Minority in Israel.' In: Shamir, Michal and Arian, Asher, (eds.), The Elections in Israel, 2003. Transaction Publishers, p. 263.

Sultany, Nimer (2005) 'On Arab Citizenship in Israel.' In: Sultany, Nimer, (ed.), Israel and the Palestinian Minority 2004. Haifa: Mada al-Carmel - The Arab Center for Applied Social Research , pp. 161-181.

Journal Articles

Sultany, Nimer (2015) 'Duncan Kennedy on Constitutional Theory and Palestine.' Unbound: Harvard Journal of the Legal Left, 10. pp. 84-90.

Sultany, Nimer (2014) 'Activism and Legitimation in Israel's Jurisprudence of Occupation.' Social and Legal Studies, 23 (3). pp. 315-339.

Sultany, Nimer (2014) 'Religion and Constitutionalism: Lessons from American and Islamic Constitutionalism.' Emory International Law Review, 28. pp. 345-424.

Sultany, Nimer (2013) 'Against Conceptualism: Islamic Law, Democracy, and Constitutionalism in the Aftermath of the Arab Spring.' Boston University International Law Journal, 31. pp. 435-463.

Sultany, Nimer (2013) 'Unmasking Juridical Humanity.' Transnational Legal Theory, 4 (1). pp. 157-166.

Sultany, Nimer (2012) 'The State of Progressive Constitutional Theory: The Paradox of Constitutional Democracy and the Project of Political Justification.' Harvard Civil Rights–Civil Liberties Law Review, 47. pp. 371-455.

Sultany, Nimer (2012) 'The Making of an Underclass: The Palestinian Citizens in Israel.' Israel Studies Review, 27 (2). pp. 190-212.

Sultany, Nimer (2007) 'The Legacy of Justice Aharon Barak: A Critical Review.' Harvard International Law Journal Online, 48. pp. 83-92.

Rouhana, Nadim and Sultany, Nimer (2003) 'Redrawing The Boundaries of Citizenship: Israel’s New Hegemony.' Journal of Palestine Studies, 33 (1). pp. 5-22.

Sultany, Nimer (2002) 'The Perfect Crime: The Supreme Court, the Occupied Territories and al-Aqsa Intifada.' Adalah's Review, 3. p. 49.

Book Reviews

Sultany, Nimer (2012) 'Debating Israel’s Palestinian Minority.' Journal of Palestine Studies, 41 (3). pp. 126-130.

Sultany, Nimer (2011) 'Agents and Their Agency.' Journal of Palestine Studies, 40 (2). pp. 88-89.

Sultany, Nimer (2010) 'Review of Israel and the Family of Nations.' The Palestine Yearbook of International Law, 15 . pp. 439-454.

Sultany, Nimer (2010) 'Review of 'The Arab-Jewish City: Spatio-Politics in a Mixed Community' by Haim Yacobi.' Journal of Palestine Studies, 39 (2). p. 123.

Sultany, Nimer (2009) 'Review of Plunder: When the Rule of Law is Illegal.' Journal of Law & Society, 36 (4). pp. 599-606.

Sultany, Nimer (2007) 'Curtailing Arab Development: Review of 'State Practices and Zionist Images: Shaping Economic Development in Arab Towns in Israel' by David A. Wesley, Berghahn Books 2006.' Journal of Palestine Studies, 37 (1). pp. 115-116.

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