Making David into Goliath: How the World Turned Against Israel

Making David into Goliath: How the World Turned Against Israel

by Joshua Muravchik


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781594038457
Publisher: Encounter Books
Publication date: 12/15/2015
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 296
Sales rank: 1,305,294
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Joshua Muravchik, a Fellow at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, is the author of hundreds of articles appearing in all major U.S. newspapers and intellectual magazines and is the author of nine previous books including Heaven on Earth: The Rise and Fall of Socialism, Exporting Democracy: Fulfilling America's Destiny, and Trailblazers of the Arab Spring: Voices of Democracy in the Middle East.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

Preface to the Paperback Edition ix

Introduction xxix

1 When Israel Was Admired (Almost) All Around 1

2 The Arab Cause Becomes Palestinian (and "Progressive") 20

3 The Uses of Terrorism 35

4 The Power of Oil 52

5 The Arabs Take Over the United Nations 66

6 Europe's Socialists Go Third World 85

7 Edward Said Conquers Academia for Palestine 98

8 Israel Shows a Less Endearing Face 123

9 Israel Spawns Its Own Adversary Culture 137

10 On the Wrong Side of the Left's New Paradigm 171

11 Israel in the Dock 201

Conclusion Israel Imperiled 229

Notes 235

Index 267

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