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The Palestinian People

A History

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$31.50 • £27.95 • €28.95

ISBN 9780674011298

Publication Date: 03/27/2003

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608 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

6 maps


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  • Maps
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Note on Transliteration
  • Introduction
  • I. From Revolt to Revolt: The Encounter with the European World and Zionism
    • 1. The Revolt of 1834 and the Making of Modern Palestine
    • 2. The City: Between Nablus and Jaffa
    • 3. Jerusalem: Notables and Nationalism
    • 4. The Arab Revolt, 1936–1939
  • II. Dispersal
    • 5. The Meaning of Disaster
  • III. Reconstituting the Palestinian Nation
    • 6. Odd Man Out: Arabs in Israel
    • 7. Dispersal, 1948–1967
    • 8. The Feday: Rebirth and Resistance
    • 9. Steering a Path under Occupation
  • IV. Abortive Reconciliation
    • 10. The Oslo Process: What Went Right?
    • 11. The Oslo Process: What Went Wrong?
  • Conclusion
  • Chronological List of Major Events
  • Notes
  • Index

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