2016 - 2017

0622-2181-01
  The History of the Israeli-Arab Conflict  
FACULTY OF HUMANITIES | MIDDLE EASTERN AND AFRICAN HISTORY
Prof. Maddy-Weitzman BruceGilman-humanities456 Tue1400-1600 Sem  1
Gilman-humanities456 Tue1600-1800 Sem  1
 
 
University credit hours:  4.0

Course description
This course will deal with the history of the Arab-Israeli conflict from the advent of Zionism to the present. It will discuss the origins of Zionism and the evolution of the Arab position towards the movement, the Arab-Israeli wars and the peace negotiations and treaties between Israel, Egypt and Jordan. The course will similarly discuss the failure to reach peace between Israel and Syria or between Israel and the Palestinian national movement and will explore the various explanations for these failures.

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