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Editorial Board

Hisham Awartani

Danny Rubinstein

Sam'an Khoury

Boaz Evron

Walid Salem

Ari Rath

Zahra Khalidi

Daniel Bar-Tal

Ammar AbuZayyad

Galit Hasan-Rokem

Khaled Abu Aker

Galia Golan

Nazmi Ju'beh

Gershon Baskin

Edy Kaufman

Ata Qaymari

Benjamin Pogrund

Nafez Nazzal

Simcha Bahiri

Nadia Naser-Najjab

Dan Jacobson

Jumana Jaouni

Dan Leon

Anat Cygielman

Khuloud Khayyat Dajani

Izhak Schnell

Children of The Conflict
Vol.4 No.1 1997

Table of Contents


  • The Road to Nowhere
         by Ziad AbuZayyad

    Letters to the Editors
  • Letter from the Editors

  • Childrenís Human Rights: The Equation of Justice and Peace
          Abuse of the human rights of children is widespread in modem armed conflict.
         by Nancy Dubrow

  • Palestinian Children and Violence
          The long-term effects of trauma, violence and abuse.
         by Eyad El-Sarraj

  • The Impact of the Conflict on Israeli Children
          Israeli education aims to protect children by turning the "abnormal" into "normal. "
         by Atar Oman and by Haggith Gor Ziv

  • Palestinian Children and Adolescents during and after the Intifada
          A research project on the experiences and traumas of Palestinian children and adolescents during and after the Intifada.
         by Brian Barber

  • Protecting Children in Difficult Circumstances
          Ensuring the protection and development of Palestinian children.
         by Cairo Arafat

  • The United Nations and the Rights of the Child
          Every new-born child must be recognized by the responsible authorities.
         by Philip Veerman

  • The Consequences of Trauma
          The effects on children of revoking Palestinian residency rights in Jerusalem.
         by Rana Nashashibi

  • Childrenís Health Rights in Jerusalem
          In East Jerusalem the death rate for babies is twice that of West Jerusalem babies.
         by Hadas Ziv

  • The Devastation of Children by War
          Children pay the heaviest psychological price for war.
         by Mooli Lahad and by Ofra Ayalon

  • Resolving the Conflict: The Nation-State and the Nation in IsraelfPalestine
          Dissatisfaction with the twn-state solution has led to reconsideration of the binational state as a viable option.
         by Jeff Halper

  • The Peace Process: From Breakthrough to Breakdown?
          When Netanyahu assumed power, the Palestinians had 34 grievances over agreed issues.
         by Afif Safieh

  • The Legal Status of Palestinians in Jerusalem
          Legal practices to strengthen Jerusalemís Jewish community and weaken that of the Palestinians.
         by Usama Halabi

    Review Essay
  • Memories Have Not Been Washed Away
          Twenty recent books on Jerusalem are reviewed.
         by Chaia Beckerman

  • Israel and the Palestinian Economy
          The 1994 Paris economic protocol is not being implemented for political reasons.
         by Arie Arnon and by Gideon Eshet

  • The Key Game
          A short story on a Jewish family in the Holocaust.
         by Ida Fink

  • From: After the Apocalypse - A poem
         by Samih AI-Qassem

  • The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child - A The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child-- A Summary
          November 20, 1989

    Chronology of Events
  • October 1, 1996 - January 1, 1997
          Edited by Najat Hirbawi

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