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Israel/Palestine

Author: Alan Dowty
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity, 2005.
Series: Hot spots in global politics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Of all the 'hot-spots' in the world today, the apparently endless clash between the Jews and the Arabs in the Middle East seems unique in its longevity and resistance to resolution. This text places the conflict in its broad historical context before presenting an overview that serves as a 'road map' to a long-term resolution.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Dowty
ISBN: 0745632025 9780745632025 0745632033 9780745632032
OCLC Number: 60841932
Description: x, 246 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction : two worlds collide --
The Jewish story --
The Arab story --
The emergence of Israel --
The re-emergence of the Palestinians --
The first pass at peace --
The impasse that remains --
The perfect conflict.
Series Title: Hot spots in global politics.
Responsibility: Alan Dowty.

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What explains the peculiar intensity and evident intractability of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict? Is this conflict really different from other ethnic and nationalist confrontations, and if so, in  Read more...

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"This book is a superb little gem. It is very well written, makes good use of quotes and sources, and, most of all, and excellent introduction to the complexities of the Arab-Israeli conflict. Dowty Read more...

 
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