The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem Revisited / Edition 2
  • The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem Revisited / Edition 2
  • The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem Revisited / Edition 2

The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem Revisited / Edition 2

by Benny Morris
     
 

The birth of the Palestinian refugee problem is traced from the 1947-9 exodus and the first Arab-Israeli war through Israel's decision to bar refugee repatriation and the subsequent fate of the abandoned Arab territories. See more details below

Overview

The birth of the Palestinian refugee problem is traced from the 1947-9 exodus and the first Arab-Israeli war through Israel's decision to bar refugee repatriation and the subsequent fate of the abandoned Arab territories.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521009676
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/31/2003
Series:
Cambridge Middle East Studies Series, #18
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
664
Sales rank:
1,421,335
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.34(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
List of abbreviations
Map 1
Map 2
Map 3
Introduction to the revised edition1
1Background: a brief history9
2The idea of 'transfer' in Zionist thinking before 194839
3The first wave: the Arab exodus, December 1947 - March 194865
4The second wave: the mass exodus, April-June 1948163
5Deciding against a return of the refugees, April-December 1948309
6Blocking a return341
7The third wave: the Ten Days (9-18 July) and the second truce (18 July-15 October)414
8The fourth wave: the battles and exodus of October-November 1948462
9Clearing the borders: expulsions and population transfers, November 1948-1950505
10Solving the refugee problem, December 1948-September 1949549
Conclusion588
App. 1602
App. 2605
Bibliography609
Index617

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