History for the IB Diploma: The Arab-Israeli Conflict 1945-79
An exciting new series that covers the three prescribed subjects for Paper 1 of the IB 20th Century World History syllabus. This coursebook covers Paper 1, Prescribed Subject 2, The Arab-Israeli Conflict 1945-79, in the 20th Century World History syllabus for the IB History programme. The text is divided into clear sections following the IB syllabus structure and content specifications. It offers in-depth coverage of the subject as well as detailed study of a wide range of primary and secondary sources to develop students' analytical skills. It also provides plenty of exam practice including student answers with examiner's comments, simplified mark schemes and practical advice on approaching the document-based Paper 1 examination.
- Electronic book text
- 02 Sep 2012
- CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
- Cambridge University Press (Virtual Publishing)
- Cambridge, United Kingdom
Table of contents
1. Introduction; 2. Origins of the conflict; 3. The last years of the British mandate and the war of 1948-49; 4. The Palestinian diaspora and the state of Israel 1948-56; 5. The Suez Crisis of 1956; 6. Arabism, Zionism and Palestinian nationalism; 7. The wars of 1967 and 1973; 8. Superpower involvement and the Camp David Accords; 9. Relations between Israel and the Palestinians after 1979; 10. Exam Practice; Further information; Index; Acknowledgements.