This course investigates the Palestinian Political System and its formation while considering the background of its social, political, and cultural components. It analyzes the legality and legitimacy of the Palestinian Political System, especially in relevance to the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO). Also, it focuses on the period of Oslo Accords and the formation of the Palestinian Authority (PA), as it explores the Elections Processes, Political Parties, Laws, and the sects of Authority (executive, legislative, and judicial). The course discusses the major problems that confront the Palestinian Political System: the Israeli Occupation/Colonization and the Palestinian National Identity.
POLS236 | PALESTINIAN POLITICAL SYSTEM
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