Against the Wall: Israel's Barrier to Peace


Voices from Israel and the occupied territories, as well as from around the world, condemn Israel's vast barricade.
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Voices from Israel and the occupied territories, as well as from around the world, condemn Israel's vast barricade.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781565849648
  • Publisher: New Press, The
  • Publication date: 11/21/2005
  • Pages: 273
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 7.80 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction : up against the wall
The monster's tail 2
Primitive separations 28
Why this wall? 48
Wall notes 66
Keeping a one-week diary, or, pastrami sandwich with concrete wrapping 82
The great wall of capital 88
The long economic shadow of the wall 100
Border/skin 122
Barriers, walls, and dialectics : the shaping of "creeping apartheid in Israel/Palestine 138
Spacio-cide and bio-politics : the Israeli colonial conflict from 1947 to the wall 158
How to really tear down the wall between blue and red 174
Twenty-three steps across the border and back 186
Border spaces/ghettospheres 204
Transparent wall, opaque gates 212
Hollow land : the barrier archipelago and the impossible politics of separation 224
In the spirit of activism 254
The wall game 260
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