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Author Faier, Elizabeth, 1965-

Title Organizations, gender, and the culture of Palestinian activism in Haifa, Israel / by Elizabeth Faier
Published New York : Routledge, 2005

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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 281 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Middle East studies
Middle East studies (Routledge (Firm))
Contents Introduction -- Backgrounds : fieldwork and Palestinians in Israel -- New venues : nongovernmental organizations and social change -- Activism : support, conflict, and ideas -- Two tales of a city : history, space, and identity -- Honor, land, and protest -- (Re)producing honor : gender, family, and violence -- Difficult modernity : rights, citizenship, and the state
Summary This book, based on 25 months of anthropological fieldwork, examines activists and activism in Palestinian nongovernmental organizations in Israel. It concentrates on the ways organizations enable certain processes of self-identification based on activists' constructions of modernity
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-275) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Political anthropology -- Israel -- Haifa
Political activists -- Israel -- Haifa
Palestinian Arabs -- Israel -- Haifa -- Politics and government
Palestinian Arabs -- Israel -- Haifa -- Social conditions
Women, Palestinian Arab -- Israel -- Haifa -- Social conditions
Non-governmental organizations -- Israel -- Haifa
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
Non-governmental organizations
Palestinian Arabs -- Politics and government
Palestinian Arabs -- Social conditions
Political activists
Political anthropology
Politics and government
Social conditions
Women, Palestinian Arab -- Social conditions
Aktivismus
Soziale Identität
Nichtstaatliche Organisation
Soziale Situation
Frau
SUBJECT Haifa (Israel) -- Social conditions
Haifa (Israel) -- Politics and government
Subject Israel -- Haifa
Haifa
Israel
Palästinenser.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781135411169
1135411166
1299868207
9781299868205
9780203955680
0203955684
1135411239
9781135411237