Embattled Neighbors : Syria, Israel and Lebanon
Israel's ongoing dispute with Syria and Lebanon undermines the potential for peace in the Middle East. Charting the course of this triangular relationship since 1948, this work integrates the domestic and international dynamics of the key players to reveal the complexities of this conflict.
- Hardback | 307 pages
- 154.9 x 231.1 x 22.9mm | 567g
- 01 Feb 2003
- Lynne Rienner Publishers Inc
- Boulder, CO, United States
Table of contents
Introduction: Embattled Neighbors. Decades of Direct Conflict: 1948-1975. The Struggle for Lebanon. The Role of the U.S. in the Israeli-Syrian Relationship, Syria: Peacemaking and Domestic Politics. Israel: Making Peace at Home and Abroad. Water and Regional Security. Elusive Peace: the Israeli-Syrian Negotiations. Missed Opportunities and Perspectives on Peace. Conclusion.
About Robert G. Rabil
Robert G. Rabil is project manager of the Iraq Research and Documentation Project at the Iraq Foundation.
"Dr. Rabil brings together in one book the major forces that have impacted this dispute, displaying a deep understanding of the primary actors in all three states involved.... an important addition to the literature on the international politics of the Middle East." - Lenore G. Martin, Harvard University