State Practices and Zionist Images: Shaping Economic Development in Arab Towns in Israel

State Practices and Zionist Images: Shaping Economic Development in Arab Towns in Israel

by David A. Wesley

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780857459060
Publisher: Berghahn Books, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/30/2013
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 276
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Born in the United States, David A. Wesley came to Israel as a young adult and received his PhD in Anthropology at Tel Aviv University. For some years, he lived in a kibbutz before moving to a mixed Jewish-Arab neighborhood in Jaffa. He has been closely following events connected with Arab economic development in Israel since the beginning of the 1990s.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations

List of Tables

Foreword

Emanuel Marx

Acknowledgments

Abbreviations

Introduction: An Ethnography of Macro-order Power Relations

Chapter 1. The Lay of the Land (I): The Territorial Demon

Chapter 2. The Lay of the Land (II): Urban Drive and the Arab Towns

Chapter 3. The Zipporit Industrial Area

Chapter 4. Land, Territory, and Jurisdiction: The Experience of Land Loss

Chapter 5. The Image of Arab Traditionalism

Chapter 6. The Appropriation of Arab Development Needs and Potential

Chapter 7. Attempts to Break Through the Boundaries

Conclusion

Epilogue to the New Edition

Chronology of Events

Notes

Glossary: Locality and Related Terms

References

Legislation Cited

Subject Index

Selected Author Index

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