Israel & Palestine (resources from Salem Press)

Israel & Palestine Resources

Israel & Palestine features important information on the ongoing conflict between Israel and Palestine throughout world history. This content will help provide students and researchers with a deeper understanding of the political, economic, and social impacts of this conflict from an historical perspective.

The content provides important information on: 


  • Peoples & Cultures: Israel
  • Wars & Conflicts: Israel
  • Benjamin Netanyahu


  • Peoples & Cultures: Palestine
  • Wars & Conflicts: Palestine
  • Hamas

The Middle East

  • Wars & Conflicts: The Middle East
  • World Geography: The Middle East

Historical Events

  • Roadmap For Peace Initially Inspired Hope But Is Terminated By The Gaza War (2008)
  • Israel Unilaterally Withdraws from the Gaza Strip and Parts of the West Bank (2005)
  • Palestinians Demonstrate Their Anger At Israel In The Second Intifada (2000-2005)

Primary Source Document Analysis

  • Recent Realities (2017)
  • Gaza—Ten Years Later (2017)
  • Benjamin Netanyahu’s Speech before the U.N. General Assembly (2014)
  • Oslo Accords (1993 & 1995)
  • Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty (1979)
  • Camp David Accords (1978)
  • Palestinian National Charter (1968)
  • UN Security Council Resolution on the Arab-Israeli Conflict (1967)
  • Declaration of the Establishment of the State of Israel (1948)

This content is designed to provide helpful background information on some of the issues being discussed in the national news media and within classrooms nationwide.


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