Our World Divided: Israel and the Middle East

Author: Cath Senker
Publisher: Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Category: People & Places, Family Issues, War & Conflict
Age Group: 12-17
Book Format: Paperback

The background, history and key events of conflicts in Israel and the Middle East are presented. Different opinions, including views found in the media, are explored alongside factual accounts of events. Readers are encouraged to think about their own views and discuss controversial topics.

Table Of Contents
1: The roots of division

2: The Arab-Israeli conflict

3: The water wars

4: Oil - 'black gold'

5: Outlook for the future
About Cath Senker
Cath Senker is a children's non-fiction writer who specialises in writing about modern history, global issues and world religions. Her latest history titles include Living Through the Vietnam War (Raintree, 2011), Our World Divided: Israel and the Middle East (Wayland, 2011) and A Cultural History of Women in America: Women Claim the Vote (Bailey Publishing, 2011). She has a particular interest in the topics of migration, refugees and racism and recently wrote Mapping Global Issues: Immigrants and Refugees (Arcturus, 2011). In her work, Cath aims to highlight individuals' experiences and to present different viewpoints in a non-judgemental way as a basis for discussion.
Cath also works as a project manager and editor on non-fiction titles for both children and adults. Before embarking on a freelance career, she worked as a commissioning editor for a children's educational publishing company for eight years. She is also an experienced ESOL teacher.
Cath volunteers with City Reads, a project that aims to widen the enjoyment of books and reading among people of all ages, especially people from disadvantaged communities. She is a also a keen amateur cyclist, cook and gardener.

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SKU BK-9780750265713
Barcode # 9780750265713
Brand Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Artist / Author Cath Senker
Shipping Weight 0.3100kg
Shipping Width 0.197m
Shipping Height 0.010m
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