|The Palestine-Israel Journal is a quarterly of MIDDLE EAST PUBLICATIONS, a registered non-profit organization (No. 58-023862-4).|
Khuloud Khayyat Dajani
Ali Abu Shahla
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Table of Contents
by Ziad AbuZayyad
Letters to the Editors
Israeli and Palestinian environmental concerns can only be addressed together.
by Paul Pesach Smith and by Thaer Abu Diab
Attitudes and problems in Palestinian environmental policy.
by Mohammad Said AI-Hmaidi
Israel is not devoting sufficient resources to environmental issues.
by Daniel Fisch
The Palestinian environment - a new start.
by Ziad Amra
Israeli settlement can adversely affect the Palestinian environment for generations to come.
by Violet Qumsieh
Difficult as this is, we must make a distinction between environmental and political problems.
by Yossi Sarid
The geopolitical background to water problems in the region.
by Arnon Sofer
A solution to water problems is imperative if we are to avoid increased regional tension.
by Jad Isaac
How environmentally sound transport planning in Israel and Palestine can avoid errors made elsewhere in the world.
by Yaakov Garb
The contribution of Judaism to the environmental agenda.
by Jeremy Benstein
In bird migration, our region is second to almost no other site in the world.
by Yossi Leshem and by Imad Atrash
Tackling long-term deterioration of the environment demands overstepping political boundaries.
by Robin Twite
A Palestinian returns to the magnificence and the tragedy of historical Jaffa.
by Salim Tamari
A glaring injustice in Israel: preventing the use of public land by non-Jews.
by Dan Leon
In Pursuit of Peace: A History of the Israeli Peace Movement by Mordechai Bar-On, reviewed by Hillel Schenker Formerly a high army officer and now a peace activist, Bar-On has written a good mainstream history of the Israeli peace movement.
by Hillel Schenker
Latest figures on population and aspects of the economy.
Not all literature and poetry express universalistic values: some foster tribalism and racism.
by Menahem Brinker
Every step to promote a real cultural dialogue in our region should be encouraged.
by Nairn Araidi
Excerpts from Oslo II on the Environment September 28,1998
A Letter to President Bill Clinton April 4, 1998
Chronology of Events
Edited by Najat Hirbawi