Palestine and the Palestinians: A Social and Political History / Edition 2

Palestine and the Palestinians: A Social and Political History / Edition 2

by Samih K. Farsoun, Naseer Aruri
     
 


A brilliant achievement. By far the most comprehensive analysis of the political economy of Palestine and Palestinians in the twentieth century. (Times Literary Supplement)See more details below

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A brilliant achievement. By far the most comprehensive analysis of the political economy of Palestine and Palestinians in the twentieth century. (Times Literary Supplement)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813343365
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
07/28/2006
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.30(d)

Meet the Author

Samih K. Farsoun is chair of the Department of Sociology at American University and is a member of the executive committee of the Center for Policy Analysis of Palestine. Christina E. Zacharia is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Sociology at American University. Christina E. Zacharia is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Sociology at American University. Samih K. Farsoun is chair of the Department of Sociology at American University and is a member of the executive committee of the Center for Policy Analysis of Palestine. Christina E. Zacharia is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Sociology at American University.

Table of Contents

List of Tables and Illustrations
List of Appendixes
Preface and Acknowledgments
List of Acronyms
1The Question of Palestine and the Palestinians1
2Before al-Nakbah: The Modern Social History of Palestine21
3The Road to al-Nakbah: The Palestine Mandate, 1917-194866
4After al-Nakbah: The Palestinian Diaspora, 1948-1993123
5The Rise and Fall of the Palestinian National Liberation Movement, 1948-1993171
6Palestinian Resistance to Israeli Occupation: The Intifada213
7The PLO-Israel Accords and the Future of Palestine and the Palestinians253
8Epilogue: Whither Palestine and the Palestinians?297
Appendixes319
Glossary343
Selected Bibliography348
About the Book and Authors362
Index363

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