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Khuloud Khayyat Dajani
Ali Abu Shahla
What Went Wrong & How to Fix It?
Vol 12 No. 4 & Vol 13 No. 1, 05/06
Table of Contents
by Ziad AbuZayyad
by Lee Perlman and by Nadia Nasser-Najjab
Origins, Definitions, Goals and Methods
by Shira Herzog and by Avivit Hai
Rapprochement was turned into a big business at the expense of professionalism.
by Salim Tamari
So far, P2P has failed, but we must keep trying.
by Alon Liel
The achievements and failures of People-to-People viewed from the Palestinian side.
by Nadia Nasser-Najjab
Civil society, via the P2P system, can be a catalyst to advance the peace process.
by Ron Pundak
An account of Norway’s role as facilitator in the peace process and the lessons learnt.
by Jon Hanssen-Bauer
Joint environmental work as a tool for reconciliation.
by Michael M. Cohen
Israeli separation calls into question the work of encounter groups.
by Bernard Sabella
Women’s P2P encounters may actually be more effective than mixed encounters.
by Galia Golan and by Zahira Kamal
A new Canadian project for the advancement of peace.
by Dominique Rossetti
The Irish case and the effectiveness of community involvement in peace-making.
by Mari Fitzduff
The Israelis were not seriously committed to dialogue and cooperation.
by Elias Zananiri
Israelis: Amit Leshem, Rabbi Arik Asherman, Gershon Baskin, Jeff Halper, Boaz Kitian Palestinians: Walid Salem, Fadwa el-Sha’er, Sam’an Khouri, Ata Qaymari, Zahra Khalidi
Janet Aviad, Fadwa el-Sha’er, Shira Herzog, Fadwa Khader, Signe Gilen (Norway) and Hillel Schenker. Moderators: Lee Perlman and Nadia Nasser-Najjab
Why Hamas won and what awaits it in the political arena.
by Ziad AbuZayyad
The JNF’s historical concept of exclusively Jewish land is wholly anachronistic.
by Dan Leon
Facing the new “no partner” reality.
by Walid Salem
A review of Benjamin Hollander’s “Rituals of Truce and the Other Israeli”
by Khaled Furani
A review of Matt Rees’ “Cain’s Field: Faith, Fratricide and Fear in the Middle East”
by James Murray
Impact of Halting EU and U.S. Financial and Economic Aid to the Palestinian Government
Eye of the Camera
“Palestinian filmmakers are demonstrating a growing maturity” says Alattar
by Hillel Schenker
A review of the Golden Globe-winning and Oscar-nominated film.
by Freddy Rokem and by Galit Hasan-Rokem
A chapter from the novel by Izzat al-Ghazzawi
Excerpts from President Mahmoud Abbas’ Speech to the Opening of the PLC
Text of speech by then Acting Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, January 24, 2006
Chronology of Events
Edited by Najat Hirbawi