The Demographic Dimension in Conflict Resolution: The Case of Jerusalem

@article{Rebhun2001TheDD,
  title={The Demographic Dimension in Conflict Resolution: The Case of Jerusalem},
  author={U. Rebhun},
  journal={Mediterranean Quarterly},
  year={2001},
  volume={12},
  pages={80 - 89}
}
  • U. Rebhun
  • Published 2001
  • Political Science
  • Mediterranean Quarterly
International territorial disputes often involve demographic issues, and the Arab-Israeli conflict in the Middle East is no different. The aspiration to expand Jewish settlement and create a Jewish majority in Palestine by means of immigration was a fundamental Zionist goal, going back to the late nineteenth century. The fear that this tendency elicited among the Arab leadership is reflected in various restrictions on Jewish immigration during the period of British Mandatory rule. The results… Expand