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Vol. 2 No. 2 , 1995
Our Jerusalem
Editorial
The recent government crisis in Israel and the international uproar trig¬gered by the confiscation of 134 acres (536 dunums) of Palestinian land in East Jerusalem have put the question of Jerusalem in the limelight and strengthened the convictions of those who believe that the discussion of Jerusalem's future should not be postponed any longer.
In this issue, devoted to the Jerusalem imbroglio, each of the Israeli and Palestinian contributors speaks convincingly and often passionately of "my Jerusalem," and what it symbolizes for their faith and people. The national and religious feelings of those on the other side, the deep attach¬ment of other claimants to Jerusalem, are rarely referred to, and even less often taken into consideration.
Over the centuries, 26 major wars have been fought over Jerusalem, all in the name of the "true faith," be it Jewish, Christian or Islamic. Each "solution" was impos
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Table of Contents
    Editorial
  1. Our Jerusalem ( )

    By Ziad AbuZayyad and Victor Cygielman Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  2. Letters to the Editors
  3. Letters to the Editors ( )

    Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  4. Focus
  5. Monologue of a Jerusalem Councilor ( )
    What goes on behind the curtain of municipal blindness.
    By Anat Hoffman Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  6. Jerusalem: Logic and Emotions ( )
    Israeli practices in Jerusalem are a threat to peace.
    By Ziad AbuZayyad Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  7. A Shared Jerusalem ( )
    Nothing should undermine the reciprocity of goodwill and mutual aid.
    By Yehudi Menuhin Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  8. The Significance of Jerusalem: A Muslim Perspective ( )
    The Palestinians must control Arab Jerusalem and Muslim religious sites.
    By Ziad Abu-Amr Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  9. The Significance of Jerusalem: A Jewish Perspective ( )
    Jewish religion is national, and Jewish nationhood is religious.
    By Raphael Jospe Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  10. The Significance of Jerusalem: A Christian Perspective ( )
    Jerusalem is the core of the Christian faith.
    By Geries Khoury Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  11. Jerusalem: the View from Tel Aviv ( )
    Tel Aviv is the real capital of modern Israel.
    By Hillel Schenker Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  12. The Legal Status of Jerusalem ( )
    A flagrant violation of international law, tolerated by the international community.
    By Jonathan Kuttab Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  13. East Jerusalem: A Case Study in Political Planning ( )
    How Israel has gained control of 87% of the land of East Jerusalem.
    By Sarah Kaminker Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  14. On Jerusalem ( )
    The saddest part is the ravishing of the hills, valleys and countryside of the city.
    By Sari Nusseibeh Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  15. Would King David Have Approved? ( )
    Celebrating a pluralistic 3,OOOth anniversary.
    By Daniel Gavron Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  16. The Palestinian Attachment to Jerusalem ( )
    Jerusalem is a symbol of Palestinian religious, political and national identity.
    By Nazmi Ju’beh Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  17. The Third Jerusalem: the Ultra-Orthodox Dimension ( )
    Can the ultra-Orthodox take over Jerusalem?
    By Ilan Shahar Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  18. Roundtable
  19. In Search of Solutions ( )
    A special Palestine-Israel Journal discussion with Dr. Mahdi Abdul-Hadi, Dr. Meron Benvenisti, Prof. Naomi Chazan MK, Ibrahim Dakkak and Robin Twite.
    Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  20. Viewpoint
  21. ’Separation’, ’Normalization’ and Occupation ( )
    The dilemmas of a joint venture by Palestinian and Israeli women.
    By Daphna Golan Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  22. Economics
  23. The Cost of the Closure: Israeli Economic Measures in East Jerusalem ( )
    Dr. Samir Abdullah is interviewed by Stephanie Nolen.
    Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  24. Book Review
  25. The Dimensions of Jerusalem ( )
    Jerusalem, City of Mirrors by Amos Elon; reviewed by Dan Leon.
    Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  26. Journal Jottings
  27. Boas Evron and Khaled Abu Aker ( )

    Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  28. Culture
  29. Jerusalem: Legacy and Deprivation ( )
    Excerpts from This Side of Peace: A Personal Account
    By Hanan Ashrawi Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  30. Jerusalem Poems ( )

    By Yehuda Amichai Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  31. Face Lost in the Wilderness ( )

    By Fadwa Tuqan Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  32. Documents
  33. B’Tselem Report A Policy of Discrimination: Land Expropriation, Planning and Building in East Jerusalem ( )

    Vol. 2 No. 2 1995
  34. Chronology of Events
  35. January 1 - April 1, 1995 ( )
    Edited by Anat Cygielman
    Vol. 2 No. 2 1995