U.S.-Israeli Relations in the Post-Cold War Era
Publication Date: January 1990
Publisher(s): Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Author(s): Steven L. Spiegel
Series: Jerusalem Letter / Viewpoints, no.97, January 1, 1990
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Political Behavior; Israel attachment; International Relations; Diaspora relations
The author provides a broad overview of American-Israeli relations following the collapse of the Soviet Union. He contrasts the leadership styles of Presidents Reagan and Bush; discusses how Israel is viewed by US bureaucrats, Congress, American Jews, and American foreign policy thinkers; discusses the image of Arabs in the USA; and explores the nature of US-Israeli strategic cooperation.