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The struggle for sovereignty, Palestine and Israel, 1993-2005, edited by Joel Beinin and Rebecca L. Stein - pbk. : alk. paper

Table Of Contents
Introduction. Histories and futures of a failed peace / Joel Beinin and Rebecca L. Stein -- Pt. 1. The political economy of peace. The Oslo Process and the limits of a Pax Americana / Joel Beinin -- From Zionism to capitalism: the political economy of the neoliberal warfare state in Israel / Yaov Peled -- Buying poverty: international aid and the peace process / Emma C. Murphy -- The 94 percent solution: Israel's matrix of control / Jeff Halper -- pt. 2. Inside Palestine: occupation, social movements, and governance. Palestinian authority, Israeli rule / Mouin Rabbani -- Palestinian NGOs since Oslo: from politics to social movements? / Rema Hammami -- Gender, social citizenship, and the women's movement in Palestine / Rita Giacaman, Islah Jad, and Penny Johnson -- Competing political cultures / interview with Marwan Barghouti ; introduction by Lisa Hajjar -- Coming of age: HAMAS's rise to prominence in the post-Oslo era / Charmaine Seitz -- Back to the center : post-Oslo revival of the refugee issue / Rosemary Sayigh -- Opening the debate on the right of return / Sari Hanafi -- pt. 3. Inside Israel: militarism, citizenship, and struggle. Post-Zionist scholarship in Israel / Ilan Pappé -- The shrinking space of citizenship: ethnocratic politics in Israel / Oren Yiftachel -- Acts of refusal: Israeli militarism, gender, and the politics of dissent / interview with Rela Mazali -- "Why we refuse to serve in the Israeli Defense Forces" / letters to Ariel Sharon by Israeli students -- "Land grab: Israel's settlement policy in the West Bank" / B'Tselem: the Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories -- Living on the edge: the threat of "transfer" in Israel and Palestine / Robert Blecher -- Israel's glass wall: the Or Commission / Jonathan Cook -- pt. 4. The cultural politics of conflict. "Chic point": fashion for Israeli checkpoints / Sharif Waked -- The art of dissent / David Tartakover -- A love story between an Arab poet and his land / interview with Mahmud Darwish -- In memory fo Fadwa Tuqan -- The Oslo Process, Israeli popular culture, and the remaking of national space / Rebecca L. Stein -- My hairdresser is a sniper / Shira Robinson -- Poetry in a time of conflict / Ammiel Alcalay and Khaled Furani -- Solidarity in the time of anti-normalization / Elliott Colla -- pt. 5. Occupation and rebellion. Anatomy of another rebellion: from Intifada to Interregnum / Rema Hammami and Salim Tamari -- Economic siege and political isolation: the Gaza Strip in the second Intifada / Sara Roy -- Palestinians debate "polite" resistance / Lori A. Allen ; responses by Salim Tamari and Issam Nassar -- "Urgent appeal to stop suicide bombings" / statement by Palestinian intellectuals -- The challenge to the two-state solution / Gary Sussman -- International law and Palestinian resistance / Richard Falk -- The politics of curfew in the Occupied Territories / Adam Hanieh -- The Separation Barrier: walling in people, walling out sovereignty / Catherine Cook and Adam Hanieh -- "Contrary to international law--" / International Court of Justice ruling on the Separation Barrier
Literary Form
non fiction
"Published in cooperation with the Middle East Research and Information Project."
Physical Description
xii, 401 p. :, ill., maps ;, 24 cm

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