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Israel/Palestine / Alan Dowty.

Dowty, Alan, 1940- (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Library Reserve Desk DS119.76.D69 I87 2012 37684001097333 Library Reserve Desk Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780745656113
  • ISBN: 0745656110
  • ISBN: 9780745656120
  • ISBN: 0745656129
  • Physical Description: x, 311 pages : maps ; 23 cm
  • Edition: 3rd ed., fully rev. and updated.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; Polity, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note: Faculty reserve.
Material for LHIS-P248 (Katz).
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-298) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction : two worlds collide: Dispelling myths ; Defining the conflict ; The setting : Ottoman Palestine -- The Jewish story : a fossilized relic?: The theme of persecution ; "Come, let us go" ; Herzl and the Second Aliyah ; First encounters -- The Arab story: The glory of Islam ; The rise of the West ; Palestine and Palestinism ; First encounters ; The debut of Arab nationalism -- The emergence of Israel: The British Mandate ; A mischievous pretence? ; Holocaust and partition ; The War of Independence/An-Nakba : the second stage of the conflict ; Nasser and nationalism -- The re-emergence of the Palestinians: The war that no one wanted? ; The peculiar legacy of 1967 ; The decade of Sadat : entering the third stage of the conflict ; The Lebanese tangle ; Shaking things up : the first intifada -- The first pass at peace: The Oslo breakthrough ; The rocky road to peace ; What went wrong? ; The roof falls in -- The fourth stage of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict: The end of the Arafat era ; Israel turns to unilateralism ; A turning point : ideology prevails ; Palestinian unilateralism -- The impasse that remains: The end of the two-state solution? ; Territory and settlements ; Jerusalem ; Security issues ; Refugees ; A general prognosis -- The perfect conflict: Right against right? ; A practical solution ; Building foundations : extremists and illusions ; Reflections.
Subject: Arab-Israeli conflict > History.
Jewish-Arab relations > History.
Palestinian Arabs.
Israel > Politics and government.
Palestine > Politics and government.
West Bank > Politics and government.
Gaza Strip > Politics and government.
Jerusalem > Politics and government.
Zionism > History.

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