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November-December 1996 Table of Contents
Interpreting the Middle East for North Americans—
Interpreting North America for the Middle East
The U.S. and the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process
6 Dangerous Myths About the Late, Great Peace Process—Richard H. Curtiss
11 Netanyahu's Resumption of Shamir's Stalling Will Be Israel's Mistake—Rachelle Marshall
15 Peace Process: More Pilate Diplomacy by Clinton Team—Eugene Bird
19 Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu—Israel Shahak
21 An Unresolved Question—Did AIPAC Unmask Agnew?—Paul Findley
29 It's Time for Arafat to Put Netanyahu on the Defensive—Paul Findley
40 Neturei Karta, Shunned by Media, Makes Jewish Anti-Zionism Known—Mitchell Kaidy
67-85 Tunisia: A Country that Works
70 Tunisia At a Glance — By Shawn L. Twing (coming soon)
22 Peace Still Eludes Shifting Afghan Alliances—Hamed Madani
23 Turn of Events in Afghanistan—M.M.Ali
25 In Memoriam: Elmer Berger, 1908-1996—Norton Mezvinsky
26 A Made-in-lsrael Policy Toward Iran—and America's Allies —Laura Drake
8-24 Congress and the 1996 Election:
8 Congressman Dana Rohrabacher: An Expert on South and Central Asia—Shirl McArthur
10 Congressman Nick J. Rahall: An Expert on Middle East Affairs—Shirl McArthur
20 Senate Hearing Elicits Calls to Lift Lebanon Travel Ban—Shirl McArthur
24Saving a Foundation in Ohio for National Muslim Political Empowerment—Mahjabeen Islam-Husain
14 The Internet, the Middle East, and You: Intifada 11 Was No Surprise to Cybernauts—James M. Ennes, Jr
30 Issues in the News —Compiled by Shawn L. Twing (coming soon)
35 Central Asia: The Progress and Problems of Uzbekistan and Kyrgystan—Gordon Feller
38 Trade and Finance: Gaza: Make It a Free Trade Zone—Colin MacKinnon
46 Issues in Islam: OIC Hosts Symposium in Toronto—Faisal Kutty
47 Christianity and the Middle East: Ecumenical Peace Service and March Held in Jerusalem—Rev L. Humphrey Walz
49 Other People's Mail (coming soon)
27 Role of the U.N. in a Dangerous World—Khaled Al-Maeena
28 Islamophobia in the West—Dr Abdul Qader Tash
39 Oil and Gas in the Caspian Sea Region—Gordon Feller
41 PAC Watch: Pro-lsrael PACs Outspending Rivals 522 to 1 in 1995-96 —Richard H. Curtiss and Geoff Lumetta
43 Public Opinion: Arab-American Voting Patterns Reflect U.S. Regional Preferences—Richard H. Curtiss
55 Book Review: Flight of the Lavi: Inside a U.S.-lsraeli Crisis—Reviewed by Shawn L. Twing
56 Arab-American Activism: Arab-American Forum Assesses U.S. Policy on Iraq
56 Waging Peace: Scholar Predicts Ethnic Division of Afghanistan (coming soon)
60 Diplomatic Doings: CSIS Hosts Lebanese Prime Minister (coming soon)
60 Human Rights: Israeli Doctors Part of Torture Process (coming soon)
61 Muslim-American Activism: AMA Convenhon Features Speakers From Five National Muslim Organizanons (coming soon)
62 California Calling: Islamic Center Director Addresses Town Meeting on Palestinian Uprising —Pat and Samir Twair
99 Education: Preservice Teacher Training—Betsy Barlow
113 Bulletin Board (coming soon)
117 Facts for Your File: September 1996 Chronology of U.S.-Middle East Relations—Compiled by Janet McMahon
138 Publisher's Page