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Intifada : Palestine at the crossroads

Author: Jamal R Nassar; Roger Heacock
Publisher: New York : Praeger, 1990.
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Presents the historical background of the Israeli occupation of Palestine, and provides a comprehensive survey and analysis of the Palestinian uprising. Contributors include both actual participants  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jamal R Nassar; Roger Heacock
ISBN: 027593411X 9780275934118
OCLC Number: 20319928
Description: xiii, 347 pages : map ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : On achieveing independence / Ibrahim Abu-Lughod --
The sociology of an uprising : the roots of the Intifada / Samih K. Farsoun, Jean M. Landis --
The effects of Israeli occupation on the economy of the West Bank and Gaza Strip / Samir Abdallah Saleh --
The development of political consciousness among Palestinians in the occupied territories, 1967-1987 / Lisa Taraki --
The emergence of an infrastructure of resistance : the case of health / Mustafa Barghouthi and Rita Giacaman --
The role of the refugee camps / Adil Yahya --
Jeep versus bare feet : the villages in the Intifada / Husain Jameel Bargouti --
From salons to the popular committees : Palestinian women, 1919-1989 / Islah Jad --
Work and action : the role of the working class in the uprising / Joost R. Hiltermann --
The revolt of the petite bourgeoisie : urban merchants and the Palestinian uprising / Salim Tamari --
The Islamic movement and the Intifada / Jean-François Legrain --
The revolutionary transformation of the Palestinians under occupation / Jamal R. Nassar and Roger Heacock --
"Discontented people" and "outside agitators" : the PLO in the Palestinian uprising / Helga Baumgarten --
A symmetry of surrogates : Jordan's and Egypt's response to the Intifada / Ghada Talhami --
The Intifada in American public opinion / Fouad Moughrabi --
The European Community in the Middle East conflict / Jean-Paul Chagnollaud --
The third factor : impact of the Intifada on Isael / Azmi Bishara --
Palestinian elites in the occupied territories : stability and change through the Intifada / Ali Jawbawi --
The future in light of the past / Jamal R. Nassar and Roger Heacock.
Responsibility: edited by Jamal R. Nassar and Roger Heacock.


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