Last updated on: 9/23/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

Howard M. Sachar, PhD Biography

Title:
Professor Emeritus of History and International Affairs at George Washington University
Position:
Pro to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

“A two-state solution is not only acceptable. It is indispensable.”

In an e-mail response to ProCon. org, 06/21/06

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Area concentration: Middle Eastern and European History
  • Consultant and lecturer on Middle Eastern affairs for the United States Foreign Service Institute
  • Guest Lecturer at the Hebrew University, Tel Aviv University, and John Hopkins University
  • Member of the American Historical Association
  • Two-time recipient of the National Jewish Book Award
  • Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa, from the Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion, 1996
Education:
  • PhD, Harvard University
  • MA, Harvard University
  • BA, Swarthmore College
Other:
  • Dr. Sacher died on Apr. 18, 2018 at age 90.