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Author Shafir, Gershon.

Title Land, labor, and the origins of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, 1882-1914 / Gershon Shafir
Edition Updated edition
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1996]
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 287 pages) : map
Contents The framework of dependent development in the Ottoman Empire -- From land to labor: unequal competition and the "conquest of labor" strategy -- The failed experiment: "natural workers" from Yemen, 1909-1914 -- Between trade unions and political parties, 1905-1914 -- From "conquest" of labor" to "conquest of land": the identity of soldier and settler, 1907-1914 -- The unintended means: cooperative settlement, 1910-1914 -- Conclusion: Israeli nationalism and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Notes Previously published: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1989, in series: Cambridge Middle East library ; 20. With a new preface
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-277) and index
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Subject Jewish-Arab relations -- History -- To 1917.
Jews -- Colonization -- Palestine.
Labor Zionism -- Palestine.
Land settlement -- Palestine.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0520917413 (electronic bk.)
0585079277 (electronic bk.)
9780520917415 (electronic bk.)
9780585079271 (electronic bk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)