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The abyss : bridging the divide between Israel and the Arab world

Author: Eli Avidar
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishing, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Eli Avidar looks into the abyss that divides Israel from its Arab neighbors, in order to understand the inherent flaws, prevailing misunderstandings, and tragic mistakes that characterize the relations and bloodletting, and how, if at all possible, to bridge the differences. In doing so, he offers a new perspective about the reality of the Middle East and all the clichés that have transformed the Hebrew-Arab  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eli Avidar
ISBN: 9781442245471 1442245476 9781442245488 1442245484
OCLC Number: 898161439
Language Note: Translated from the Hebrew.
Notes: First (Hebrew) edition 2011.
Description: vii, 215 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. A dialogue of the deaf --
2. Unilateral steps --
3. Normalization --
4. Economic sanctions --
5. The Shi'a --
6. An interfaith dialogue --
7. A smart Middle East.
Other Titles: Tehom.
Responsibility: Eli Avidar.

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The Abyss spans across six decades and explains why the main diplomatic initiatives have so far failed to solve the Israel-Palestinian conflict, and what needs to be done to break out of the vicious  Read more...

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