21H.631 Palestine and the Arab-Israeli Conflict
Traces the history of the Arab-Israeli conflict from the 19th century up to the present. Explores the role of ideology, political actors, social history, economic and infrastructural problems, and regional and international interaction, as well as prospects for peace in the 21st century. Examines the related historiographical debates, especially those focusing on the Arab-Israeli Wars of 1948 and 1967.
Countries: Palestinian State*, Israel
Region: Middle East
MIT Department: History
Contact: Der Matossian, Bedross