Explores origins and development of Palestinian-Israeli conflict. Various approaches to the conflict are examined to better understand its historical evolution, as well as its implications, regionally and internationally. Major sections devoted to creation of a Palestine mandate under British control, Zionism and Palestinian Arab nationalism, establishment of Israel and evolution of conflict up to the present. United States role and its relationship to various participants will also be discussed. One course.
CCI, CZ, EI, R
Africa & the Middle East