Beyond Chutzpah: On the Misuse of Anti-Semitism and the Abuse of History / Edition 2

Beyond Chutzpah: On the Misuse of Anti-Semitism and the Abuse of History / Edition 2

by Norman Finkelstein
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520249895

ISBN-13: 9780520249899

Pub. Date: 06/02/2008

Publisher: University of California Press

Meticulously researched and tightly argued, Beyond Chutzpah points to a consensus among historians and human rights organizations on the factual record of the Israel-Palestine conflict. Norman G. Finkelstein exposes the corruption of scholarship and the contrivance of controversy shrouding human rights abuses, and interrogates the new anti-Semitism. This

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Meticulously researched and tightly argued, Beyond Chutzpah points to a consensus among historians and human rights organizations on the factual record of the Israel-Palestine conflict. Norman G. Finkelstein exposes the corruption of scholarship and the contrivance of controversy shrouding human rights abuses, and interrogates the new anti-Semitism. This paperback edition adds a preface analyzing recent developments in the conflict, and a new afterword on Israel's construction of a wall in the West Bank.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520249899
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
06/02/2008
Edition description:
First Edition, Updated Edition, With a New Preface
Pages:
488
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

1From Jesus Christ superstar to The passion of the Christ21
2Israel : the "Jew among nations"32
3Crying wolf66
4Impurity of arms96
5Three in the back of the head131
6Israel's Abu Ghraib142
7Return of the vandals168
8Blight unto the nations190
9High court takes the low road207
App. IOf crimes and misdemeanors
App. IIHistory of the Israel-Palestine conflict
App. IIIPeace process

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