Learning Objectives

Brief learning objectives have been made available by the author, to assist you with your studies. 


This chapter will enable a greater understanding of:
The dynamics of the Israeli–Palestinian Peace Process.
The key controversies surrounding specific issues in the Peace Process and the various arguments associated with these views.
The influence of competing norms, particularly Israeli claims to self-defence and Palestinian claims to self-determination, over the conflict.
The influence of Israeli and Palestinian narratives, particularly those relating to identity and politics.
The impacts of the US–Israeli relationship on the conflict as well as its impacts on both Israeli and US domestic politics.