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The Watershed

Yezid Sayigh

in Armed Struggle and the Search for State: The Palestinian National Movement, 1949-1993

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198296430
eISBN:
9780191685224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198296430.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The growth of the appeal of Organizations such as the ANM and Fateh in the early 1960s revealed certain patterns. The proliferation of small ‘liberation groups’ reflected disappointment with Arab ... More


The Black Panthers and the PLO: The Politics of Intercommunalism

Alex Lubin

in Geographies of Liberation: The Making of an Afro-Arab Political Imaginary

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781469612881
eISBN:
9781469615318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469612881.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter focuses on the formation of Black Panther intercommunalism as an anti-imperialist, trans-community politics that united the U.S. Black Panther Party, the Palestine Liberation ... More


The Rise of the PLO and the Birth of International Terrorism (1956–1970s)

Daniel Byman

in A High Price: The Triumphs and Failures of Israeli Counterterrorism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780195391824
eISBN:
9780190252380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195391824.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter focuses on Israel's counterterrorism efforts between 1956 and the 1970s, with particular reference to the birth of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) that gave rise to ... More


The United Nations, Palestine, Liberation, and Development

Raja Khalidi

in Land of Blue Helmets: The United Nations and the Arab World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780520286931
eISBN:
9780520961982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520286931.003.0020
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter examines the United Nations's involvement in the economic development of the Palestinian Authority. It begins with an overview of the key stages of the UN involvement in Palestinian ... More


The UN Statehood Bid: Palestine’s Flirtation with Multilateralism

Noura Erakat

in Land of Blue Helmets: The United Nations and the Arab World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780520286931
eISBN:
9780520961982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520286931.003.0005
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter focuses on the United Nations's Palestinian “statehood” bid starting in 2011. In May 2011, the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO)/Palestinian Authority (PA) announced that it would ... More


Debacle in Lebanon (1970s–1993)

Daniel Byman

in A High Price: The Triumphs and Failures of Israeli Counterterrorism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780195391824
eISBN:
9780190252380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195391824.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter focuses on Israel's disastrous campaign in Lebanon against groups like the Hizballah, Fatah, and Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine between the 1970s and 1993. It first ... More


The Oslo Accords: A Critical Assessment

Petter Bauck and Mohammed Omer (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9789774167706
eISBN:
9781617975486
Item type:
book
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774167706.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

More than twenty years have passed since Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) concluded the Oslo Accords, or Declaration of Principles on Interim Self-Government Arrangements for ... More


A Legal Perspective on Oslo

John V. Whitbeck

in The Oslo Accords: A Critical Assessment

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9789774167706
eISBN:
9781617975486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774167706.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

On August 13, 1993, it was announced that secret Israeli–Palestinian negotiations, facilitated by the government of Norway, had produced the agreement which, exactly one month later, was signed ... More


Hamas’s Rise and Seeming Fall (1993–2000)

Daniel Byman

in A High Price: The Triumphs and Failures of Israeli Counterterrorism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780195391824
eISBN:
9780190252380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195391824.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter focuses on the rise and apparent fall of the Palestinian organization Hamas between 1993 and 2000. It begins with the assassination of Yahya Ayyash, a leader of Hamas's military wing ... More


Seeking Integration: Arab American Political Organizing in the 1980s

Pamela E. Pennock

in Rise of the Arab American Left: Activists, Allies, and Their Fight against Imperialism and Racism, 1960s-1980s

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469630984
eISBN:
9781469631004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630984.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The chapter explains how Arab American activism became more connected to mainstream progressive political organizing. The Palestine Human Rights Campaign, American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee ... More


Out of the Ashes of Oslo: The Rise of Islamism and the Fall of Favoritism

Ahmed Yousef

in The Oslo Accords: A Critical Assessment

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9789774167706
eISBN:
9781617975486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774167706.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This chapter discusses the failure of the Oslo Accords and the rise of Islamism. The implementation of the Oslo Accords, or lack thereof, provided the greatest platform for the strengthening of ... More


Peacebuilding in Palestine: Western Strategies in the Context of Colonization

Mandy Turner

in Land of Blue Helmets: The United Nations and the Arab World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780520286931
eISBN:
9780520961982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520286931.003.0021
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter examines how peacebuilding as a policy discourse and practice has been developed and applied in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT). It first traces the emergence of peacebuilding ... More


Champions of Peace? Tools in Whose Hands? Norwegians and Peace Brokering in the Middle East

Hilde Henriksen Waage

in The Oslo Accords: A Critical Assessment

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9789774167706
eISBN:
9781617975486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774167706.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

Norway played a key role in the secret talks between representatives of the Israeli and Palestinian leaderships, which led to the declaration of principles that paved the way for the establishment of ... More


The False Promise of Oslo (1993–1996)

Daniel Byman

in A High Price: The Triumphs and Failures of Israeli Counterterrorism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780195391824
eISBN:
9780190252380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195391824.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines how the 1993 Oslo Accords between Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) failed to deliver on its promise of peace. The Oslo Accords, signed by PLO chairman ... More


The 9/11 Ceasefire that wasn’t (2001–Early 2002)

Daniel Byman

in A High Price: The Triumphs and Failures of Israeli Counterterrorism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780195391824
eISBN:
9780190252380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195391824.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter focuses on the temporary ceasefire between Israel and Palestine in the wake of terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on September 11, 2001. It begins by ... More


“There Will Be Not a Single Katyusha”

Avi Shilon

in Menachem Begin

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300162356
eISBN:
9780300189032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162356.003.0018
Subject:
History, Political History

In the 1980s, Israel's Lebanese population was made up of Sunnis, Shiites, Druze, Christian Maronites and Catholics, and more than 300,000 Palestinian refugees with no civil rights. Taking into ... More


Epilogue

Avi Shilon

in Menachem Begin

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300162356
eISBN:
9780300189032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162356.003.0022
Subject:
History, Political History

Menachem Begin was a pragmatic politician as well as an ideologue with a clear vision and unyielding principles. In terms of impact on the character of Israel, he is second in importance only to ... More


Into the Abyss: The Second Intifada (2000)

Daniel Byman

in A High Price: The Triumphs and Failures of Israeli Counterterrorism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780195391824
eISBN:
9780190252380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195391824.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter focuses on the outbreak of the Second, or al-Aqsa, Intifada shortly after Ehud Barak took office as prime minister of Israel. It first considers Barak's promise of peace with Yasir ... More


Reluctant Interveners: The Red Line Agreement and Brown’s Mediation

James R. Stocker

in Spheres of Intervention: US Foreign Policy and the Collapse of Lebanon, 1967-1976

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9781501700774
eISBN:
9781501704154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501700774.003.0008
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter examines the so-called Red Line Agreement, an unwritten, informal understanding that Syria and Israel allegedly reached to define the scope of the Syrian intervention in Lebanon. The Red ... More


Self-Flagellation

Avi Shilon

in Menachem Begin

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300162356
eISBN:
9780300189032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162356.003.0020
Subject:
History, Political History

In late 1983, Yaakov Meridor broke the news to Menachem Begin that Yitzhak Shamir, their adversary from the days of the Resistance, had been elected to lead the Likud. At this point, the mythological ... More


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