Israel/Palestine: Comparative Approaches to Rights and Justice


Introduction to the Israel/Palestine conflict, studied through an interdisciplinary lens, including scholarship from the fields of anthropology, environmental studies, history, geography and cultural studies. Themes include: competing nationalisms, environmental politics and resource management, peace building, refugees and displacement, humanitarian crises and challenges, representational politics. Range of primary sources will be used including human rights reports and testimonials, natural resource policies, feature and documentary film, memoirs, political treatises, and maps.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • AMES 244
  • CULANTH 148
  • ENVIRON 147
  • JEWISHST 148
  • PUBPOL 178
  • RIGHTS 148
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