Postgraduate Module Descriptor
ARAM252: Israeli Peace Movements
This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.
|Term(s) and duration|
This module ran during term 1 (11 weeks)
Dr Nadia Naser-Najjab (Lecturer)
|Available via distance learning|
An outline of the historical context of Palestinian-Jewish relations during British Mandate and after the establishment of Israel. The impact of internal, regional and international dimensions on Israeli-Palestinian grassroots efforts. Palestinian National Movement, resistance strategies and struggle against the Israeli occupation. Role of PLO in rise of peace groups in Israel within the context of two-state solution. The impact of the first Intifada on Palestinians-Israeli grassroots efforts and actions. The nature Palestinian-Israeli joint efforts after Oslo agreements. The meaning of dialogue to both Palestinians and Israelis in the post-Oslo People-to-People program. Impact of second Intifada on Palestinian-Israeli grassroots cooperation and the possible alternative solutions. The meaning of resistance and the concept of decolonisation.