Palestinian Identity: The Construction of Modern National Consciousness / Edition 1

Palestinian Identity: The Construction of Modern National Consciousness / Edition 1

by Rashid Khalidi
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231105150

ISBN-13: 9780231105156

Pub. Date: 03/22/1997

Publisher: Columbia University Press

Khalidi critically assesses the narratives that make up Palestinian history and identity and examines the ways in which the Palestinian national consciousness has come full circle.

Columbia University Press

Overview

Khalidi critically assesses the narratives that make up Palestinian history and identity and examines the ways in which the Palestinian national consciousness has come full circle.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231105156
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
03/22/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Introduction to the 2010 Reissue xvii

Chapter 1 Introduction 1

Chapter 2 Contrasting Narratives of Palestinian Identity 9

Chapter 3 Cultural Life and Identity in Late Ottoman Palestine: The Place of Jerusalem 35

Chapter 4 Competing and Overlapping Loyalties in Ottoman Jerusalem 63

Chapter 5 Elements of Identity I: Peasant Resistance to Zionist Settlement 89

Chapter 6 Elements of Identity II: The Debate on Zionism in the Arabic Press 119

Chapter 7 The Formation of Palestinian Identity: The Critical Years, 1917-1923 145

Chapter 8 The "Disappearance" and Reemergence of Palestinian Identity 177

Notes 211

Bibliography 267

Index 287

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