Connection to Israel

Building Jewish Pride Through Sports: An Evaluation of the Impact of Competing in the World Maccabiah Games
Michelle Shain, Shahar Hecht, Naomi Weinblatt, and Leonard Saxe (November 2018)

Does Taglit-Birthright Israel Foster Long-Distance Nationalism?
Theodore Sasson, Michelle Shain, Shahar Hecht, Graham Wright and Leonard Saxe
Nationalism and Ethnic Politics (2014) 20:4, 438-454

Loyalty and Love of Israel by Diasporan Jews
Leonard Saxe and Matthew Boxer
Israel Studies (2012) 17: 92-101

Understanding Young Adult Attachment to Israel: Period, Lifecycle, and Generational Dynamics 
Theodore Sasson, Benjamin Phillips, Graham Wright, Charles Kadushin, Leonard Saxe
Contemporary Jewry (2012) 32:67–84

The New Philanthropy: American Jewish Giving to Israeli Organizations 
Eric Fleisch and Theodore Sasson (April 2012)

Trends in American Jewish Attachment to Israel: an Assessment of the 'Distancing' Hypothesis
Theodore Sasson, Charles Kadushin, Leonard Saxe
Contemporary Jewry (2010) 30(2):297-319

On Sampling, Evidence and Theory: Concluding Remarks on the Distancing Debate
Theodore Sasson, Charles Kadushin and Leonard Saxe
Contemporary Jewry (2010) 30(2): 149-153

From Mass Mobilization to Direct Engagement: The Changing Relationship of American Jews to Israel
Theodore Sasson
Israel Studies (2010) 15(2): 173-194

Converging Political Cultures: How Globalization is Shaping the Discourses of Israeli and American Jews
Theodore Sasson and Ephraim Tabory
Nationalism and Ethnic Politics (2010) 16 (1): 22-41

Framing Religious Conflict: Popular Israeli Discourse on Religion and State
Theodore Sasson, Ephraim Tabory, and Dana Selinger-Abutbul  
Journal of Church and State (2010) 52(3)

From Shrine to Forum: Masada and the Politics of Jewish Extremism 
Theodore Sasson and Shaul Kelner 
Israel Studies (2008) 13(12): 146-163.