"Israel" Essays and Research Papers

1 - 10 of 500

Israel

We have the capability to take the world down with us. And I can assure you that that will happen, before Israel goes under."(Martin Van Creveld, Professor of Military History at Israel's Hebrew University, September 2003) And they were quite willing: http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/06/opinion/the-last-nuclear-moment.ht ml http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/cpc-pubs/farr.htm Hersh, Seymour (1991), The Samson Option: Israel's Nuclear Arsenal and American Foreign Policy, Random House. ...

Premium Gulf War, Jordan, Iraq War 569  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

History of Israel

1. What are the main arguments of Lissak’s article? In his article “The Demographic-Social Revolution in Israel in the 1950s: The Absorption of the Great Aliyah,” Moshe Lissak elaborates on the struggles faced by the new Jewish immigrants who arrived to the state of Israel from Europe (such as holocaust survivors) and other Muslim countries, such as Yemen, Iraq, and Morocco. Lissak ensures to highlight three critical arguments, or reasons, which prove the absorption process during the 1950s...

Free Aliyah, Israeli Jews, Zionism 1334  Words | 6  Pages

Open Document

The Creation of Israel

The Creation of Israel The creation of Israel came to be, due to the many events in Jewish history. Events such as the Zionism movement and the Holocaust. The Jews wanted a homeland and Palestine was the place to be, their ‘Promised Land’ from Abraham their Holy Ancestor. During the Roman Empire times, the Romans had conquered and ruled over Palestine at AD70. When the Jews revolted, the Romans destroyed their Jewish Temple and all that was left of the Temple to this day is the Wailing Wall which...

Free World War I, Jewish history, The Holocaust 1006  Words | 5  Pages

Open Document

Israel and Palestine Issues

The issues between Palestine and Israel originate in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The list could drag on and on about what exactly they are fighting about but most of their issues are somehow related to land and property. To this day they can’t come to an agreement on who owns Jerusalem. That has been a touchy subject for ages. Israel is also worried about their settlements they have created since the Six Day War and what will happen to them if and when a peace treaty is defined. One...

Free Gaza Strip, Palestine, Palestinian National Authority 798  Words | 4  Pages

Open Document

Green Revolution in Israel

GREEN INITIATIVE • Until recently, with a significant offshore natural gas discovery, Israel has had essentially no commercial fossil fuel resources of its own, and has been forced to depend almost exclusively on imports to meet its energy needs. • Israel has attempted to diversify its supply sources and to utilize alternatives like solar and wind energy. Traditionally, Israel has relied on expensive, long-term contracts with nations like Mexico (oil), Norway (oil), the United...

Premium Peak oil, Natural gas, Electric car 632  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

Palestine Israel Conflict

their families lives and witnessing violence and death in which Israeli Forces bomb the two areas and internal fighting between Hamas and Fatah, two political parties. For Israeli children, the fear comes from Hamas militants shooting rockets into Israel killing or injuring themselves or their family. Within this conflict, there is three main parties responsible. In recent times, Fatah had the majority of seats within the Palestinian parliament. However in the 2006 election, the party lost the majority...

Premium Palestinian territories, Palestinian National Authority, Hamas 525  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

Israel vs. Palestine

claims it as its own. The landmass known as Israel has been fought and bickered over for centuries by Jewish and Arabic residents, without concrete resolution. Also, the owners of that land realize power they only have because of certain circumstance; one of the biggest reasons the Jewish state of Israel has the power it has and hasn't been invaded by its neighbors is the relationship it has with the United States. Because of reasons not truly earned, Israel is under Jewish jurisdiction and protected...

Premium 1948 Palestinian exodus, Palestine, Second Intifada 906  Words | 4  Pages

Open Document

Israel Position Paper

Israel Position Paper Since 1948 Israel-Palestine issue has been a problem for the international community. Israel was founded after the end of world war two. Ever since there have been problems for several reasons. When Israel was founded the Arab countries did not accept the sovereignty of the new country. Also the Palestinians were in disagree, because although there were over British control that was their land. That is why they should have their own sovereign state ruled by Palestinians....

Premium Jordan, Palestine Liberation Organization, Israel 763  Words | 4  Pages

Open Document

Israel vs Palestine

ISRAEL VS PALESTINE TIMETABLE http://www.timetoast.com/timelines/90087 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_Partition_Plan_for_Palestine http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Mandate_for_Palestine_(legal_instrument) http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/six_day_war_1967.htm http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/11/29/nov-29-1947-united-nations-partitions-palestine-allowing-for-creation-ofisrael/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1948_Arab–Israeli_War http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sabra_and_Shatila_massacre...

Premium Second Intifada, Oslo Accords, Yasser Arafat 878  Words | 4  Pages

Open Document

Israel vs Egypt

numerous significant cultural differences between the Egypt and Israel. The tension between these differences has contributed to the Arab-Israeli War of 1948. LTC William D. Wunderle identifies a number of dimensions of cultural variances useful for analyzing and comparing cultures. 1 Wunderle’s cultural variations of Languages, Customs, Dress, Religions, Formality, and Power Distance will be analyzed and contrasted. 2 Today Egypt–Israel Peace Treaty represents a volatile situation that might have...

Premium Egypt, Arab World, Israel 1379  Words | 6  Pages

Open Document

Become a StudyMode Member

Sign Up - It's Free