Jewish Studies | The Arab-Israeli Conflict and the Prospect of Peace
J204 | 28420 | T. Arieli
The Arab-Israeli Conflict and the Prospect of Peace
JSTU-J 204 Social & Historical Topics in Jewish Studies #28420/ HIST-
B 200 Issues in Western European History #28330 (3 cr.)
MW 2:30-3:45 p.m.
S&H; Jewish Studies History & Society course
This course will examine the root causes, evolution processes, and
main issues which comprise the Arab-Israeli conflict. We will
discuss various aspects of Jewish and Arab nationalism and state
building; exile, diaspora, and migration; armed conflicts; peace
processes and peace-making strategies and future scenarios. Special
focus will be on the different and conflicting narratives of this
conflict as well as on its social and economic aspects in both
Palestinian and Israeli societies.