A Dangerous Divide: The Deterioration of Jewish-Palestinian Relations in Israel

  title={A Dangerous Divide: The Deterioration of Jewish-Palestinian Relations in Israel},
  author={Dov Waxman},
  journal={The Middle East Journal},
  pages={11 - 29}
  • D. Waxman
  • Published 25 February 2012
  • Political Science
  • The Middle East Journal
This article examines the relations between Jewish and Palestinian-Arab citizens of Israel since the events of October 2000, when massive Arab protests and riots took place and thirteen Arab demonstrators were killed. In the decade since then Arab-Jewish relations have been characterized by growing mutual mistrust, fear, and hostility. Together with these negative attitudes, political polarization between the two communities has also increased. This poses a serious threat to Arab-Jewish… 
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