TITLE

Can a rebel be a ruler?

AUTHOR(S)
Beyer, Lisa; Fischer, Dean
PUB. DATE
July 1995
SOURCE
Time;7/31/1995, Vol. 146 Issue 5, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the governing of Yasser Arafat as he tries to transform himself from agitator to ruler and conciliator. Establishing a timetable for Palestinian elections as well as a redeployment of the Israeli army in the West Bank; Why the experience of Palestinian self-rule has been disillusioning; Some Arafat successes and steady progress toward Palestinian independence.
ACCESSION #
9507317610

 

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