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.

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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
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2Contrasting Narratives of Palestinian Identity9
Ch. 3Cultural Life and Identity in Late Ottoman Palestine: The Place of Jerusalem35
Ch. 4Competing and Overlapping Loyalties in Ottoman Jerusalem63
Ch. 5Elements of Identity I: Peasant Resistance to Zionist Settlement89
Ch. 6Elements of Identity II: The Debate on Zionism in the Arabic Press119
Ch. 7The Formation of Palestinian Identity: The Critical Years, 1917-1923145
Ch. 8The "Disappearance" and Reemergence of Palestinian Identity177
Notes211
Bibliography267
Index287

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