Prof. Michael Curtis

Prof. Michael Curtis

Prof. Michael Curtis is a distinguished professor emeritus of political science at Rutgers University.

Palestinians: Invented People

| December 20, 2011

Both historically and in contemporary times, the Arabs living in the area now known as Palestine were regarded both by outsiders and by their own spokespeople as members of the greater Arab population, without a separate or distinct identity. Today, however, it is clear that Palestinian nationalism has emerged and become a political factor.