Short Essay Questions Key
1. Where was Shipler wandering in the streets at the start of this book and its narrative?
Shipler was wandering the streets of Jerusalem from sunrise to high noon at the start of the book.
2. What is the first goal of Shipler as he strives to create a main discussion for this book?
Shipler is striving to reveal the broad forces that contribute to aversion and serve to scar the minds of individual Arabs and Jews.
3. What is the second goal of Shipler for this book and for the understanding of the reader?
Shipler's second goal in this book is to catalog the images by which individuals on each side perceive their neighbors.
4. And finally, what is Shipler's third goal for this book and for the reading audience as a whole?
Shipler's third goal is to unravel the complexities of interaction by which the tiny minority of high-minded individuals on each side strive to bridge the gap of ignorance.
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