A history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
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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


  • Arab-Israeli conflict

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Edition Notes

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

StatementMark Tessler.
SeriesIndiana series in Arab and Islamic studies
LC ClassificationsDS119.7 .T443 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 1018 p. :
Number of Pages1018
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23867647M
ISBN 109780253220707
LC Control Number2009455534

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A History of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict is a must for advanced undergraduate or graduate courses on the Middle East."" -- Emile Sahliyeh ""This timely study is the most comprehensive history to date of the century-old struggle between Zionists (and, later, Israelis) and Palestinians for historic Palestine.5/5(1).   According to the results of the thesis, this book is the first most adopted textbook in the area of Israel/Palestine history in western universities. This academic investigation expose how the report of the question’s history in this book is Pages: The conflict between Israel and the Palestinians reached a new level of intensity and complexity on Decem , with the first al-Fatah raid into Israel from Lebanon. al-Fatah is a Palestinian political and military group formed in the late s with the aim of retaking Palestinian land from Israel. Led by Yasser Arafat, the group. The last sentence of this book is "These are the considerations that led both Israeli and Palestinian analysts to describe the [ Oslo Accords] as a landmark, a historic breakthrough which, no matter what the difficulties and disappointments that lay ahead, constituted a turning point in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and in this sense, just maybe the beginning of the end."/5.

Book Description: Mark Tessler's highly praised, comprehensive, and balanced history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from the earliest times to the present-updated through the first years of the 21st century-provides a constructive framework for understanding recent developments and assessing the prospects for future peace. The Israeli–Palestinian conflict has its roots in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, with the birth of major nationalist movements among the Jews and among the Arabs, both geared towards attaining sovereignty for their people in the Middle East. The collision between those two movements in southern Levant upon the emergence of Palestinian nationalism after the Location: Middle East, Primarily in Israel, West . Michael B. Oren — a dual U.S./Israeli Citizen — as mentioned above, served as Israel’s Ambassador to the United States from to , a tumultuous period that saw another failed attempt at peace between Palestine and Israel, the Arab Spring, and . The following is a very short synopsis of the history of this conflict. We recommend that you also read the much more detailed account, "The Origin of the Palestine-Israel Conflict." For centuries there was no such conflict. In the 19th century the land of Palestine was inhabited by a multicultural population – approximately 86 percent Muslim.