Month: February 2011

Battle of intelligence vs intellect

Battle of intelligence vs intellect

While investigating the role of spoilers in the Middle East peace process, I started off with the rather objective and fair assumption that the lobbies in Washington DC are skewed positively in one direction. That is to say, the Israeli lobbies are so powerful and influential that they dominate the discourse on the issue and …

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Discussion with Daniel Bar Tal, Middle East peace talks and the Israeli public

Discussion with Daniel Bar Tal, Middle East peace talks and the Israeli public

Dr Daneil Bar Tal, Branco Weiss Professor of Research in Child Development and Education at School of Education, Tel Aviv University visited Maxwell School of Syracuse university last week for a ¬†two day lecture tour, during which he spoke with us, during a moderated panel discussion.I got to spend quality time with him, talking to …

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