Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Why History Matters: International Law and the Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict

A Starr Forum event presented on February 22, 2010
A book talk with Victor Kattan and an introduction by Noam Chomsky

About the author:
Kattan is the author of more than half a dozen scholarly articles on the Arab-Israeli conflict in international law journals. His book "From Coexistence to Conquest: International Law and the Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict" was published in June 2009 by Pluto Books. Currently, Kattan is a teaching fellow at the Center for International Studies and Diplomacy at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. Some of his previous posts include: research fellow in public international law at British Institute of International and Comparative Law; director and journalist with the London based media watchdog Arab Media Watch; and UN Development Programme TOKTEN consultant in Occupied Palestinian Territories.

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

Created
March 04, 2010 17:08
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
15258 times

More from MIT Center for International Studies

The Green Movement and Nonviolent Struggle for Democratic Iran

The Green Movement and Nonviolent S...

Added 3 years ago | 01:28:00 | 4344 views

Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World

Energy, Security, and the Remaking ...

Added over 2 years ago | 01:12:00 | 3247 views

CIS STARR Forum: Palestinian Statehood and the UN

CIS STARR Forum: Palestinian Stateh...

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:42:00 | 5983 views

Iran’s Nuclear Program: A Race Between Sanctions and Centrifuges?

Iran’s Nuclear Program: A Race Betw...

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:16:24 | 23594 views

Starr Forum: Fate of the Reset

Starr Forum: Fate of the Reset

Added over 1 year ago | 01:45:16 | 2397 views

Rebuilding Haiti

Rebuilding Haiti

Added over 4 years ago | 01:50:00 | 19884 views