Arab and Jew: Wounded Spirits in a Promised Land by David K. Shipler

By David K. Shipler

Original 12 months of publication: 1986; 2002 - pb

The increased and up to date variation of David Shipler's Pulitzer Prize-winning e-book that examines the connection, previous and current, among Arabs and Jews

In this huge paintings, widely researched and extra proper than ever, David Shipler delves into the origins of the prejudices that exist among Jews and Arabs which were intensified by way of struggle, terrorism, and nationalism.

Focusing at the varied cultures that exist facet via aspect in Israel and Israeli-controlled territories, Shipler examines the method of indoctrination that starts in colleges; he discusses the far-ranging results of socioeconomic alterations, old conflicts among Islam and Judaism, attitudes in regards to the Holocaust, and masses extra. And he writes of the folks: the Arab lady in love with a Jew, the retired Israeli army officer, the Palestinian guerrilla, the good-looking actor whose father is Arab and whose mom is Jewish.

For Shipler, and for all who learn this publication, their tales and enormous quantities of others mirror not just the truth of "wounded spirits" but additionally a glimmer of wish for eventual coexistence within the Promised Land.

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