Mordechai Nisan

Dr. Mordechai Nisan teaches Middle East Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in the Rothberg International School. He is a Research Consultant for the Jerusalem Institute for Western Defence and a member of the Jerusalem Summit's Academic Committee. Among his books are Toward A New Israel: The Jewish State and the Arab Question, New York: AMS, 1992, Identity and Civilization: Essays on Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, London & Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America, 1999, and Minorities in the Middle East: A History of Struggle and Self-Expression,  second edition, London and Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 2002. Nisanís most recent work is The Conscience of Lebanon: A Political Biography of Etienne Sakr (Abu-Arz), London: Frank Cass/Taylor & Francis, 2003.