Naseer Aruri


Naseer Aruri teaches political science at the University of Massachusetts in Dartmouth.

Articles by this Author
Islam and Human Rights

Kevin Dwyer, Arab Voices: The Human Rights Debate in the Middle East (Routledge, 1991).

Ann Elizabeth Mayer, Islam and Human Rights: Tradition and Politics (Westview, 1991).

Disaster Area

The recent history of the struggle for human rights in the Arab world is marked by some modest success, but the task remains enormous. The region is a disaster area in terms of human rights. Irrespective of the type of government, ideological...

The PLO and the Jordan Option

The PLO stands at a crossroads. The battle of Beirut revealed the valiant and tenacious character of Palestinian nationalism and the corresponding paralysis of the Arab state system, but the forced withdrawal of the PLO from Lebanon presented the...