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A history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Mark A. Tessler

A history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

by Mark A. Tessler

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arab-Israeli conflict

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 961-993) and index.

    StatementMark Tessler.
    SeriesIndiana series in Arab and Islamic studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS119.7 .T443 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 1018 p. :
    Number of Pages1018
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23975417M
    ISBN 109780253220707
    LC Control Number2009455534

      Israel Palestine Conflict & History 1. Introduction 2. The conflict between Palestine and Israel is one of the most highly publicized and bitter struggles of modern times. Although the two groups have different religions, religious differences were not the cause of the strife. The conflict began as a struggle over land. "Mark Tessler's highly praised, comprehensive, and balanced history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from the earliest times to the present - updated to the first decade of the twenty-first century - provides a constructive framework for understanding recent developments and assessing the prospects for future peace.

    A dense, well-annotated portrait of Jewish and Arab histories, national aspirations, and conflicts, focusing on the origins of modern Zionism and Arab nationalism with a view to the prospects for Israeli-Palestinian peace. Political scientist Tessler (Univ. of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Israel, Egypt, and the Palestinians, not reviewed) here determines to present an objective depiction of Author: Mark Tessler.   Khalidi’s core thesis is that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is best understood as a war of colonial conquest, one that closely hews to the .

    Despite the summit's failure to produce a final settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in accordance with the Oslo Agreements, Arafat requested another meeting. Nearly five months later, the parties reconvened at the White House on Decem , and following separate meetings with both parties, Clinton offered his last proposal. “This book is a remarkable interweaving of three distinctive strands: a deeply researched history of the struggle between Zionist aspirations and Palestinian resistance; an analytical framework that places the conflict within the context of settler colonialism; and a personal family history that brings the narrative alive.


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