Last updated on: 12/1/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

Benny Morris, PhD Biography

Title:
Professor of Middle Eastern History at Ben Gurion University, Israel
Position:
Pro to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

“I continue to oppose the settlements and believe that a two-state solution is just and practical.”

“An Israeli Historian,” New York Times, Apr. 17, 2004

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with PhDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor of Middle Eastern History, Ben-Gurion University
Education:
  • PhD, Cambridge University
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. How was the War of Attrition resolved?
  2. Should Palestinian Refugees Have the Right of Return?
  3. Does the Right of Return Imply the Destruction of Israel?