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Daniel Pipes, PhD Biography

Title:
Director of the Middle East Forum
Position:
Con to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

“I have devoted an entry, ‘The West Bank to Jordan, Gaza to Egypt,’ to those voices (including mine) who have given up on the two-state solution and instead advocate for or against the idea that the Jordanian and Egyptian governments take over, respectively, the West Bank and Gaza.”

“Give Up on the Two-State Solution? Other Ideas,” www.danielpipes.org, Jan. 26, 2009

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:
  • Director of the Middle East Forum
  • Columnist for the New York Sun & Jerusalem Post
  • Formerly Vice Chairman of the Fulbright Board of Foreign Scholarships
  • Director of the Foreign Policy Research Institute, 1986-1993
  • Member of the board of the U.S. Institute of Peace
  • Middle East Forum (MEF)
  • Middle East Quarterly
  • Middle East Intelligence Bulletin
  • Campus Watch (CW)
Education:
  • PhD, History, Harvard University, 1978
  • BA, History, Harvard University, 1971
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Is Islam Compatible with Democracy?
  2. What Is the Significance of Jerusalem for Jews?