Publications

Bibliography
Ben-Rafael Galanti, Otmazgin Nissim, & Levkowitz, A. (2014). Japan’s Multilayered Democracy. Lexington Books.
Ben-Rafael Galanti, S., & Levkowitz, A. (2015). Attitudes towards judicial review in Japan and South Korea: Indications for the existence of a liberal-democratic civic culture. International Review of Sociology, 25(2), 318–332.
Galanti, S. B.-R., Carmel, P., & Levkowitz, A. (2020). Innovations in Israel’s Civics TextbooksEnlightening Trends in Non-Western Democracies. Israel Studies Review, 35(3), 52–71.
Kagan, K., Levkowitz, A., Tishler, A., & Weiss, A. (2009). Evaluating Strategic Arms Limitation Agreements, with Applications to the Israeli–Syrian and the North versus South Korean Conflicts. Defence and Peace Economics, 20(2), 95–121.
Levkowitz, A. (2007). South Korean Engagement Policies and North Korea: Identities, Norms and the Sunshine Policy, by Son Key-young. ACTA KOREANA, 10(1).
Levkowitz, Alon. (2003). Korea: History and politics. Tel Aviv University Press.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2007a). Iran and North-Korea Military Cooperation: A Partnership within the ‘Axis of Evil,’. Iran Pulse, 10.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2007b). Why Do We Not Understand the DPRK? North Korean Review, 94–100.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2008a). BIPOLAR ORDERS: The Two Koreas Since 1989. Pacific Affairs, 81(1), 133.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2008b). The disparity between South Korea’s engagement and security policies towards North Korea: The realist-liberal pendulum. In Korea Yearbook (2008) (pp. 125–147). Brill.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2008c). The seventh withdrawal: Has the US forces’ journey back home from Korea begun? International Relations of the Asia-Pacific, 8(2), 131–148.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2008d). Where is the king Buried? Legitimacy Struggles on the Korean Peninsula. In Korea: The Past and the Present (2 vols) (pp. 110–121). Global Oriental.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2010). The Republic of Korea and the Middle East: Economics, diplomacy and security. Korea Economic Institute, 5(6), 1–9.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2012). Korea and the Middle East turmoil: A reassessment of South Korea–Middle East relations. The Korean Journal of Defense Analysis, 24(2), 225–238.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2013a). Korea’s Wartime Command – Sovereignty, Security and Independence. Military & Strategic Affairs, 2(5), 21–37.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2013b). South Korea’s Middle East policy: Balancing between global and local interests and the "Arab Spring. Mideast Security and Policy Studies.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2014a). Negotiating with Iran: Lessons from America’s Failed Nuclear Accord with North Korea. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 274.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2014b). Upgrading Israeli-South Korean relations: Can Seoul tilt in favor of Jerusalem? The Middle East-Asia Project. http://www.mei.edu/content/map/upgrading-israeli-south-korean-relations-can-seoul-tilt-favor-jerusalem
Levkowitz, Alon. (2015). Israel Joins New Asia Bank Opposed by US. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 295, 2.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2016a). Implications of Greater Chinese Involvement in the Mideast. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 332. http://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/implications-of-greater-china …
Levkowitz, Alon. (2016b). North Korea Did It Again. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 328. http://besacenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Levkowitz-Alon-North-Korea …
Levkowitz, Alon. (2016c). Seoul-Washington Alliance: The beginning of independence? In American Foreign Policy and Standing in the 21st Century. Routledge.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2016d). The Sunshine Policy: Between Cold War and Normal Peace. In Regional Peacemaking and Conflict Resolution. Routledge.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017a). China, Asia, and the GCC. In Saudi Arabia, and the New Regional Landscape.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017b). From Osirak to Yongbyon. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 509. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/osirak-yongbyon/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017c). Israel Upgrades Its Asia Policy. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 490. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/israel-asia-policy/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017d). Korean Peninsula Is Waiting for Trump. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 447. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/korean-peninsula-waiting-trump/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017e). North Korea: A New IR Theory? BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 551. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/north-korea-sanctions/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017f). North Korea and the Middle east. Mideast Security and Policy Studies, 127. https://besacenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/MSPS-Levkowitz-Web-.pdf
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017g). North Korea’s Missile Program. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 680. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/north-korea-missile-program/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017h). President Moon Jae-in’s Dilemma. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 626. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/south-korea-moon-dilemma/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017i). Pyongyang-Tehran-Damascus: The Unshaken Alliance. In Routledge Handbook of Asia in World Politics. Routledge.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017j). South Korea Popular Culture as a Confidence-Building Measure (CBM) in the Middle East. Israel Journal of Foreign Affairs, 11.
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017k). The Middle East Reopens for Business but with Old and New Hazards for South Korea. KEI Academic Paper Series, 10. https://keia.org/publication/the-middle-east-reopens-for-business-but-with-old-and-new-hazards-for-south-korea/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017l). Tokyo’s North Korean Dilemma. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 581. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/tokyos-north-korean-dilemma/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2017m). Why Should We Give Up Our Nuclear Weapons? Pyongyang’s Perspective. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, No. 469. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/nuclear-weapons-pyongyang-perspective/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2018a). Giving Pyongyang a “Bloody Nose.” BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 756. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/pyongyang-bloody-nose/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2018b). Israel and North Korea: A New Opportunity? BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1052(North Korea and Israel relations). https://besacenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/1052-Israel-and-North
Levkowitz, Alon. (2018c). It Is Time to Reunite Separated Korean Families. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 939. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/korea-family-unification/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2018d). The 2018 Winter Olympics and North Korea. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 707. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/2018-winter-olympics-north-korea/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2018e). The Kim-Trump and Kim-Moon Summits. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 894. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/trump-kim-summit-view-seoul/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2018f). The Korean Peninsula: Peaceful Change or Back to Square One? BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 840. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/north-korea-us-square-one/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2018g). The Trump-Kim Summit: The View from Seoul. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 780. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/trump-kim-summit-view-seoul/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2018h). Vietnam and Israel: The First 25 Years. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 921. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/vietnam-israel-first-25-years/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2019a). Changing Sides on the Korean Peninsula. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1065. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/korea-changing-narratives/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2019b). President Rivlin in South Korea: Time for an Upgrade. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1216. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/israel-rivlin-south-korea/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2019c). Should America’s Asian Allies Adjust TheirSecurity Policy? BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1119. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/us-asia-allies-security/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2019d). The Low Birth Rate Is South Korea’s Greatest Strategic Threat. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1159. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/south-korea-birth-rate/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2019e). The Second Trump-Kim Summit. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1098. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/second-trump-kim-summit/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2019f). Washington’s North Korea Dilemma. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1245. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/north-korea-dilemma
Levkowitz, Alon. (2020a). Asia Is Waiting for Biden. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1852. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/asia-biden/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2020b). Japanese Defense Policy Is Changing. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1677. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/japan-defense-policy/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2020c). Media Frenzy Notwithstanding, Kim Jong-un Is Apparently Still Alive. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1556. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/kim-jong-un-alive/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2020d). Regional Challenges to Japan’s Next Prime Minister. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1743. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/japan-regional-challenges/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2020e). South Korea’s Approach to Coronavirus. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1518. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/south-korea-coronavirus/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2020f). Trump-Kim-Moon: Back to Square One? BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1656. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/north-korea-us-square-one/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2020g). Trump’s Higher Price Tag Makes Japan and South Korea Weigh Their Options. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1388. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/japan-koarea- troops-cost/
Levkowitz, Alon. (2020h). Will RCEP Change the Game in Asia? BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1857. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/asia-rcep-free-trade/
Levkowitz Alon, A., & Shauli Ran. (2019). The Cost of Sanctions on North Korea. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1269. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/cost-sanctions-north-korea/
Levkowitz Alon, L. E. (2016). Will Iran Continue Its Nuclear Program Abroad? National Interest. http://nationalinterest.org/feature/will-iran-continue-its-nuclear-program-abroad-15256
Levkowitz Alon, N. H. (2018). The North Korean Air Force: A Declining or Evolving Threat? International Journal of Korean Studies, 21(2). icks.org/n/data/ijks/2017FW-5.pdf
Levkowitz, Dr. A. (2018). The 2018 Winter Olympics: Divided We Stand. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 735. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/2018-winter-olympics/
Levkowitz, Dr. A. (2020). You Only Live Twice, Korean Style. BESA Center Perspectives Paper, 1463. https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/north-korea-opacity/
Lyan, I., & Levkowitz, A. (2015a). Consuming the Other: Israeli Hallyu Case Study. In Hallyu 2.0: The Korean Wave in the Age of Social Media. The University of Michigan Press.
Lyan, I., & Levkowitz, A. (2015b). From holy land to ‘Hallyu Land’: The symbolic journey following the Korean wave in Israel. The Journal of Fandom Studies, 3(1), 7–21.
Lyan, I., & Levkowitz, A. (2015c). Israeli Hallyu Case Study. Hallyu 2.0: The Korean Wave in the Age of Social Media, 212.
לבקוביץ’, א. (2008). Kim Il-sung and Mao Zedong, Brothers in Arms/קים איל-סונג ומאו דזה-דונג:" אנחנו שנינו מאותו הכפר". זמנים: רבעון להיסטוריה, 80–93.

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The Korea Now Podcast #50 – Alon Levkowitz – ‘The Two Koreas, Israel and the Middle East’
This episode of the Korea Now podcast features an interview that Jed Lea-Henry conducted with Alon Levkowitz. They speak about the relationships between the two Koreas and the Middle East, the security, economic and diplomatic motivations behind these relationships, the early economic reasons for So…
Academic Paper Series: Alon Levkowitz
An exclusive interview with Dr. Alon Levkowitz, author of the most recent edition of the Korea Economic Institute’s Academic Paper Series. His paper, titled “The Republic of Korea and the Middle East: Economics, Diplomacy, and Security,” was presented at the KEI conference facility on August 4.
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