Dr. Barry Shapiro, a professor of history at Allegheny
College, has published extensively on the French
Revolution, including Traumatic Politics: The Deputies
and the King in the Early French Revolution. He has also
published on conflict resolution in South Africa.
What does Morris’s shift from calling attention to Israel’s atrocities in the 1948 War
in the 1980s to attacking Palestinian society in recent years reveal about the mood of
contemporary Israeli society?