Every U.S. administration since 1948 has devised its own appraoch for coping with or trying to settle the Arab-Israeli conflict. Yet lessons from the history of U.S.-Arab-Israeli negotiations have rarely if ever been extracted and systematically applied to on-going negotiations. 

Making Peace among Arabs and Israelis
In an effort to draw on this rich resource of experience, the United States Institute of Peace convened a study group of American experts to identify those diplomatic techniques that have worked or not worked in Arab-Israeli diplomacy.

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