Palestine and the Palestinians Book
Palestine and the Palestinians: A Social and Political History (Paperback)
by Samih K. Farsoun (Author), Naseer Aruri (Author)
Paperback: 488 pages
Publisher: Westview Press; Second Edition edition (July 25, 2006)
Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 5.8 x 1.2 inches
"A brilliant achievement. This is by far the most comprehensive analysis of the political economy of Palestine and Palestinians in the twentieth century, based on original material rarely used by English-language scholars. Here, finally, is the transparent picture of the Arab-Israeli conflict given in full, fascinating detail." Hisham Sharabi, Times Literary Supplement"
Palestine and the Palestinians Description
Palestine and the Palestinians is a sweeping social, economic, ideological, and political history of the Palestinian people, from antiquity to the Road Map to Peace. This second edition is thoroughly revised and updated, including entirely new chapters on the most current issues confronting Palestine today, including: Palestinians in Israel; the Oslo Accords and the Second Intifada; Palestinian refugees and the right to return; Jerusalem; the diplomatic "peace process" and two-state/single-state solutions.
About Palestine and the Palestinians Book Author
The late Samih K Farsoun was chair of the department of Sociology at American University, and a member of the executive committee of the Center for Policy Analysis of Palestine. Naseer Aruri is Chancellor Professor (Emeritus) of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth. His many publications include Palestinian Refugees: The Right of Return and Dishonest Broker: The US Role in Israel and Palestine.