Journey to Understand the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict

The course will introduce students to the historical, cultural, political, and socio-economical aspects of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. We will hear lectures from scholars of Israeli and Palestinian universities specializing in different aspects of the conflict. We will visit places and sites in Israel and the West Bank central to the understanding of the conflict. The focus of the course will be to meet individuals and organizations in Israel and the Palestinian Territories who are working together to bring an end to the Israeli - Palestinian conflict.