Don Peretz is Professor Emeritus, State University of New York, Binghamton, where he was Director of the Middle East Program and a professor of political science. He has published over 200 articles and 10 books.
In this clearly written and balanced volume, longtime Middle East expert Don Peretz examines the current conditions and future prospects of the Palestine refugees and the members of the Palestinian diaspora.
He reviews their demographics, living conditions, political identity, and perspectives on the peace process, including the Gaza-Jericho plan. He explores a variety of proposed solutions, including repatriation, compensation, and resettlement.