Israel's Wars

JUDS 0050H S01 [CRN: 26240]

Israel's history has unfolded under the shadow of its prolonged conflict with the Palestinians and its Arab neighbors. This first year seminar will survey the military aspect of this conflict. The major aim of the course is to present an historical survey of the Israeli-Arab wars and Jewish-Palestinian encounters in the 20th century. This will provide some of the necessary background for understanding the present phase of the Arab-Israeli conflict in the Middle East, and help in comprehending the roots and causes of contemporary controversies between Israel and the Palestinians and/or its Arab neighboring states. Enrollment limited to 19 first year students.
Spring 2021
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Course Attributes
First Year Seminar
Primary Instructor
10:30 - 11:50 Tue, Thu - from Jan 20, 2021 to Apr 23, 2021
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