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Title Struggle and survival in Palestine/Israel / edited by Mark LeVine and Gershon Shafir
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [2012]
©2012
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 459 pages)
Contents pt. 1 Voices of the Ottoman Past: from the mountains to the sea -- pt. 2. From empire to empire: Palestine under British rule -- pt. 3. A state is born: a nation is dispersed -- pt. 4. A land occupied and liberated -- pt. 5. An impossible peace, a shared future?
Summary Too often, the study of Israel/Palestine has focused on elite actors and major events. Struggle and Survival in Palestine/Israel takes advantage of new sources about everyday life and the texture of changes on the ground to put more than two dozen human faces on the past and present of the region. With contributions from a leading cast of scholars across disciplines, the stories here are drawn from a variety of sources, from stories passed down through generations to family archives, interviews, and published memoirs. As these personal narratives are transformed into social biographies, they e
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Arab-Israeli conflict -- Influence.
Cities and towns -- Palestine -- History.
Jews -- Palestine -- History -- 19th century.
Jews -- Palestine -- History -- 20th century.
Palestinian Arabs -- History -- 19th century.
Palestinian Arabs -- History -- 20th century.
Palestine -- Economic conditions -- 19th century.
Palestine -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.
Palestine -- History -- 1799-1917.
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948.
Palestine -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Palestine -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author LeVine, Mark, 1966-
Shafir, Gershon.
ISBN 0520953908 (electronic bk.)
1283571528
9780520953901 (electronic bk.)
9781283571524
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)