Reuven Y. Hazan

Reuven  Y. Hazan
Professor, Department of Political Science
Room 4305, Social Science
02588-1117, Fax: 02-5883929

Reuven Y. Hazan is a Professor in, and former Chair of, the Department of Political Science. His research focuses on the interplay between electoral systems, political parties and legislative studies. He is on the editorial board of several major journals, such as Party Politics and the Journal of Legislative Studies, and serves on the Executive Committee of the ECPR (European Consortium for Political Research). He has published several books (most recently, Democracy Within Parties, Oxford 2010), edited multiple volumes (most recently, the Oxford Handbook of Israeli Politics and Society, Oxford 2021), and written dozens of articles in journals such as Comparative Political Studies, Electoral Studies, Legislative Studies Quarterly, Journal of Theoretical Politics, Political Geography, West European Politics, among many others.

 

Recent Publications (2018-present)

"Electoral Systems in Context: Israel." In Erik S. Herron, Robert J. Pekkanen, and Matthew S. Shugart, eds. Oxford Handbook of Electoral Systems. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018, pp. 581-600 (with Reut Itzkovitch-Malka and Gideon Rahat).
"Mind the Gap." In Robert Boatright, ed. Routledge Handbook of Primary Elections. London: Routledge, 2018, pp. 323-334 (with Reut Itzkovitch-Malka).
"Political Parties and Parliamentary Politics." In Joel Peters and Robert Pinfolds, eds. Understanding Israel: Political, Societal and Security Challenges. London: Routledge, 2019, pp. 62-80 (with Chen Friedberg).
"Parliamentarians and Party Groups." In Robert Rohrschneider and Jacques Thomassen, eds. Oxford Handbook of Political Representation in Liberal Democracies. Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2020, pp. 305-321 (with Reut Itzkovitch-Malka).
"Introduction to Israeli Politics and Society." In Reuven Y. Hazan, Alan Dowty, Menachem Hofnung and Gideon Rahat, eds. Oxford Handbook of Israeli Politics and Society. Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2021, pp. 1-15 (with Alan Dowty, Menachem Hofnung and Gideon Rahat).
"The Legislative Branch in Israel." In Reuven Y. Hazan, Alan Dowty, Menachem Hofnung and Gideon Rahat, eds. Oxford Handbook of Israeli Politics and Society. Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2021, pp. 301-316 (with Chen Friedberg).
"Parties and the Party System of Israel." In Reuven Y. Hazan, Alan Dowty, Menachem Hofnung and Gideon Rahat, eds. Oxford Handbook of Israeli Politics and Society. Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2021, pp. 351-366.
"The Collective Memory of Dominant Parties in Parliamentary Discourse." Party Politics (Forthcoming), with Reut Itzkovitch-Malka, Shaul Shenhav and Gideon Rahat.
"Parliaments and Government Termination." West European Politics (Forthcoming), with Bjørn Erik Rasch.
"The Vote of No Confidence." West European Politics (Forthcoming), with Tal Lento.