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Title Israeli and Palestinian narratives of conflict : history's double helix / edited by Robert I. Rotberg
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 283 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Indiana series in Middle East studies
Indiana series in Middle East studies.
Contents Building legitimacy through narrative / Robert I. Rotberg -- Israeli-Jewish narratives of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict: evolution, contents, functions, and consequences / Daniel Bar-Tal and Gavriel Salomon -- Forging Zionist identity prior to 1948 : against which counter-identity? / Dina Porat -- The Arab and Palestinian narratives of the 1948 war / Saleh Abdel Jawad -- Zionism's encounter with the Palestinians : the dynamics of force, fear, and extremism / Nadim N. Rouhana -- Conflicting narratives or narratives of a conflict : can the Zionist and Palestinian narratives of the 1948 War be bridged? / Mordechai Bar-On -- Narratives and myths about Arab intransigence toward Israel / Mark Tessler -- The bridging narrative concept / Ilan Pappe -- The psychology of better dialogue between two separate but interdependent narratives / Dan Bar-On and Sami Adwan -- Contesting national identity in Palestinian education / Nathan J. Brown -- The dynamics of identity construction in Israel through education in history / Eyal Naveh
Summary A candid look at the nature and origins of the bitter, volatile, Middle East conflict
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Arab-Israeli conflict -- Historiography -- Congresses.
Palestinian Arabs -- Ethnic identity -- Congresses.
Textbook bias -- Israel -- Congresses.
Zionism -- History -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Rotberg, Robert I.
LC no. 2006005244
ISBN 0253112281