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Dr James Worrall' Publications


  • Worrall JE, Mabon SP, Clubb GC, Hezbollah: From Islamic Resistance to Government (Santa Barbara, CA.: Praeger, 2015)

  • Worrall JE, Statebuilding and Counterinsurgency in Oman: Political, Military and Diplomatic Relations at the End of Empire (London: IB Tauris, 2014)

Journal articles


  • Worrall JE, Mabon SP, Clubb GC, ‘Hezbollah, Syria, and ISIS’, in Security Issues in the Greater Middle East, ed. by Yambert K (Santa Barbara CA.: Praeger, 2016)
    Repository URL: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/102094/

  • Worrall JE, ‘Protest and Reform: The Arab Spring in Oman’, in The Routledge Handbook of the Arab Spring: Rethinking Democratisation (London: Routledge, 2015)

  • Worrall JE, ‘The Model Counterinsurgency: Dhofar, 1962-1975’ (Santa Barbara, CA.: Praeger, 2015)

  • Worrall JE, ‘Bringing The Soil Back In: Control and Territoriality in Western and Non-Western COIN’, in The New Counter-insurgency Era in Critical Perspective, ed. by Ward Gventer C, Jones DM and Smith MLR (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)
    DOI: 10.1057/9781137336941.0012

  • Worrall JE, ‘Transitioning In and Out of COIN: Efficiency, Legitimacy and Power in Oman’, in At the End of Military Intervention: Historical, Theoretical and Applied Approaches to Transition, Handover and Withdrawal, ed. by Johnson R and Clack T (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014)
    DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198725015.003.0007

  • Worrall JE, ‘The British Historical View of Oman and Ibadism’, in Oman and Overseas, ed. by Hoffman-Ruf M and Al Salimi A, Studies on Oman and Ibadism (Zurich/New York: Georg Olms Verlag, 2013)

  • Worrall JE, ‘The Evolution of Non-Traditional Approaches to Security’, in International Relations, ed. by Zengeni K (Pearson Longman, 2013)

  • Worrall JE, ‘Britain’s Last Bastion In Arabia: The End of the Dhofar War, The Labour Government and the Withdrawal from RAF Salalah and Masirah, 1974-1977’, in Challenging Retrenchment The United States, Great Britain and the Middle East, 1950–1980, ed. by Petersen TT, Rostra, 1st (Trondheim, Norway: Tapir Academic Press, 2010), 115-140


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