Lebanon: The Struggle of a Small Country in a Regional Context

Ellis, Kail C.
January 1999
Arab Studies Quarterly;Winter99, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p5
Academic Journal
Examines Lebanon's involvement in regional crises. Why regional conflicts in Lebanon are impossible to avoid; Countries that influenced Lebanon's political system; Reason for Lebanon's involvement in the Arab-Israeli conflict.


Related Articles

  • Living on the Roller Coaster.  // Time;10/27/1975, Vol. 106 Issue 17, p36 

    The article reports on the non-ending conflict in Lebanon. It cites that the left-wing Moslems and right-wing Christians have made peace and embraced each other, which lead to the restoration of businesses. However, the goodwill was disrupted due to a full scale fighting between a Palestinian...

  • The Spoiler.  // National Review;8/5/1983, Vol. 35 Issue 15, p913 

    This article describes how the Soviet Union is playing the role of spoiler in the Middle East peace process as of August 5, 1983. According to the author, the probability of peace in the Middle East is reduced almost by to the vanishing point by the Soviet Union. The author argues that the...

  • WAYS OF SEEING THE INTIFADA: THE CASE OF NAHALIN. Loshitzky, Yosefa // Journal of Film & Video;Winter95/96, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p33 

    The article offers information that fill some of the missing details in the study of foreign news by analyzing the use of visual images in the television reporting of the Nahalin incident, one of the early major incidents of the Intifada. It involves the launching of major Western networks in...

  • Seeking lasting peace.  // Current Events;11/11/91, Vol. 91 Issue 10, p1 

    Covers the Middle East Peace Conference held in Madrid, Spain from October 30-November 1, 1991, the first step toward ending years of conflict between Israel and its Arab neighbors. History of land dispute; West Bank; Gaza Strip; Golan Heights; Birth of modern Israel; The Palestinians; Violence;...

  • Middle East peace conference invitations accepted.  // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;10/28/91, Vol. 2 Issue 43, p792 

    Presents a statement from the White House Office of the Press Secretary, October 1991, concerning the acceptance by all those invited to participate in the Middle East peace conference in Madrid, beginning October 30.

  • Middle East peace conference.  // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;Feb92 Supplement Middle East, Vol. 3 Issue 4, Supplement No. 2 p 

    Presents remarks by Secretary of State James A. Baker III at the Middle East peace conference, Madrid, Spain, November 1991, concerning individuals who have made essential contributions to the Middle East peace conference and the basic tenet of American thinking on negotiations. What has...

  • The Middle East in the post-gulf war period.  // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;Feb92 Supplement Middle East, Vol. 3 Issue 4, Supplement No. 2 p 

    Presents a statement by Edward P. Djerejian, assistant secretary for Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs, before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Washington, D.C., November 1991, concerning the Madrid peace conference and the current situation in Iraq. Direct bilateral negotiations between...

  • Huffing and puffing at Madrid.  // America;11/30/1991, Vol. 165 Issue 17, p403 

    Editorial. Comments on the Middle East peace conference held in early November 1991 in Madrid, Spain. Ignore public, ceremonial side and concentrate on beginning of negotiation; Fears, hopes expressed by `The New York Times' panel of Israelis; New tone of realism from Palestine Liberation...

  • A chance for peace. White, C.A. // Canada & the World;Sep91, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p6 

    Reports on the upcoming United States-sponsored peace talks for the Mideast that are expected to start in October 1991. Background of the Arab-Israeli strife; UN resolutions 242 and 338; Who is expected to attend talks; Chances of success.


Read the Article

Other Topics