Whither Jerusalem?
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Moshe Hirsch, Deborah Housen-Couriel, Rût Lapîdôt
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-06-28 - Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers

The future of Jerusalem is the most difficult issue facing negotiators, political and legal experts. In the current peace talks between Israel and its neighbours, it has been agreed to postpone discussion on Jerusalem to the latest stage of the peace process. But the Jerusalem question continues to come to
The Politics of Sacred Space
Language: en
Pages: 185
Authors: Michael Dumper
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers

Dumper explores how religious and political interests compete for control of the Old City of Jerusalem, and how this competition affects the Middle East conflict as a whole.
Jerusalem
Language: en
Pages: 363
Authors: Menachem Klein
Categories: Arab-Israeli conflict
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: C. HURST & CO. PUBLISHERS

Although Israelis and Palestinians are adamant that they will not negotiate or indeed compromise over the status of Jerusalem, agreements have been made and understandings reached between the two protagonists, as well as between other Arab states. This book sheds light on the political history of Jerusalem in Arab-Israeli relations
Jerusalem
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Marshall J. Breger, Ora Ahimeir
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-06-01 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

The status of the city of Jerusalem is a major cause of friction in the already terrible relations between Palestinians and the State of Israel. Breger (law, Catholic U. of America) and Ahimeir (director, Jerusalem Institute for Israeli Studies) present nine essays exploring issues of law, politics, religion, history, the
Jerusalem Unbound
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Michael Dumper
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-17 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Jerusalem's formal political borders reveal neither the dynamics of power in the city nor the underlying factors that make an agreement between Israel and the Palestinians so difficult. The lines delineating Israeli authority are frequently different from those delineating segregated housing or areas of uneven service provision or parallel national