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Author Hajjar, Lisa, 1961-

Title Courting conflict : the Israeli military court system in the West Bank and Gaza / Lisa Hajjar
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 312 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents A political geography of law and conflict -- Legal discourses and the conflict in Israel/Palestine -- Going to court -- The face and arms of military justice -- The politics of language -- Cause lawyering and national conflict -- Political subjects, legal objects -- A suq of deals
Summary Israel's military court system is the centrepiece of Israel's apparatus of control in the West Bank and Gaza. Since 1967 it has witnessed the prosecution of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians. Hajjar explores both Israeli & Palestinian perspectives on this institution
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Military courts -- Gaza Strip.
Military courts -- West Bank.
Palestinian Arabs -- Civil rights.
Rule of law -- Israel.
War and emergency powers -- Israel.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004005278
ISBN 0520241932 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0520241940 (paperback; alk. paper)
0520937988 (electronic bk.)
1417573953 (electronic bk.)
9780520241930 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780520241947 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780520937987 (electronic bk.)
9781417573950 (electronic bk.)