Israel and the European Union: A Documentary History, by Sharon Pardo and Joel Peters, traces the history of Israeli-European Union relations as they have unfolded in their full complexity over the past half century. This collection of documents offers an insight both into the dynamics of Israeli-European relations and of the European Union's emerging role as an international actor, particularly in the Middle East.
Sharon Pardo is Jean Monnet chair in European studies in the Department of Politics and Government at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, and co-author of Uneasy Neighbors: Israel and the European Union (Lexington Books, 2010).Joel Peters is associate professor of government and international affairs at Virginia Tech. He is also co-author of Uneasy Neighbors: Israel and the European Union (Lexington Books, 2010).
Abbreviations Preface Chapter One: 1957-1966, Israel Looks to Europe Documents 1957-1966 Chapter Two: 1967-1979, Between War and Peace Documents 1967-1979 Chapter Three: 1980-1991, From Venice to Madrid Documents 1980-1991 Chapter Four: 1992-2003, From Oslo to Barcelona Documents 1992-2003 Chapter Five: 2004-2011, A Renaissance Cut Short? Documents 2004-2011 About the Authors Index