This book surveys discourse and opinion in the United States toward the Arab-Israeli conflict since 1991. Contrary to popular myth, it demonstrates that U.S. support for Israel is not based on the pro-Israel lobby, but rather is deeply rooted in American political culture. That support has increased since 9/11. However, the bulk of this increase has been among Republicans, conservatives, evangelicals, and Orthodox Jews. Meanwhile, among Democrats, liberals, the Mainline Protestant Church, and non-Orthodox Jews, criticism of Israeli policies toward the Palestinians has become more vociferous. This book works to explain this paradox.... 319a363. Aikman, David. A Man of Faith: The Spiritual ... New York: United Jewish Communities, 2005. www.jewishfederations.org/local_includes/ downloads/7579.pdf. Israel Connections and ... PublicationID=2848. J Street Blog. aMarchanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Arab-Israeli Conflict in American Political Culture|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2015-02-23|