The Case for Israel

The Case for Israel

Book - 2003
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The Case for Israel is an ardent defense of Israel's rights, supported by indisputable evidence. Presents a passionate look at what Israel's accusers and detractors are saying about this war-torn country. Dershowitz accuses those who attack Israel of international bigotry and backs up his argument with hard facts. Widely respected as a civil libertarian, legal educator, and defense attorney extraordinaire, Alan Dershowitz has also been a passionate though not uncritical supporter of Israel.
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, c2003
ISBN: 9780471465027
Branch Call Number: 956.94 DER
Characteristics: vii, 264 :,maps ;,24 cm


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Nov 27, 2016

A very important book, especially with all that is going on in the Middle East today. Does Israel really have a right to their homeland? This book answers that question, and many others.

Nov 10, 2014

Over a decade old, but this book is a classic in defending Israel's right to exist. Famous defence attorney Alan Dershowitz debunks every conspiracy theory regarding the creation and continuation of the country with solid facts, while at the same time he is also critical of its human rights record towards Jews who are not Orthodox. Correctly points out that Arabs who live in Israel proper would rather stay there than move to the Occupied Territories. A few chapters are also devoted to the Clinton peace initiative in 2000, which would have given the Palestinians almost everything they had been asking for, and how when Arafat rejected it he was condemned by the Saudi government for his stupidity. There is also much commentary regarding Dershowitz' long time rival, Noam Chomsky, and their opposing views on this vital issue as well as on the "boycott, divestment and sanctions" movement that has taken over numerous university campuses around the world.

Oct 07, 2009

In teresting book descibes the case of israel and palestine

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