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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 101141–147 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1282660
Published: 01 January 2017
... government and the Tri-Partite 144 BRIEF SYNOPSES Aggression (against Egypt in the Suez Canal War), as well as other landmark moments. Among these are considerations of the positions of political parties visvis the Nakbah and the defeat of Arab armies in 1948 49 as well as their repercussions in political...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 91147–156 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1121613
Published: 01 January 2016
... 2015). 150 G. EL KHOURY 5. Civil society . The Civil Campaign to Support Palestine stressed at a meeting held in Beirut that the 1948 Palestinian exodus , known as al-Nakbah , was an infiltration of the Zionists and their agents to destroy all Arab countries (Statement issued by the Civil Campaign to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 24576–586 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903237145
Published: 01 October 2009
... solution to the most intricate questions. Corresponding Address : Email: omar.barghouti@gmail.com © 2009 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2009 de-Zionization ethical de-colonization Nakbah Israeli apartheid PLO boycott divestment sanctions (BDS) bi-nationalism secular democratic...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 54591–599 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.716929
Published: 01 October 2012
... Daily Star, Beirut, 1 June 2012). . Egyptian authorities seized a large shipment of heavy weapons smuggled from the Sirte region of Libya, including Soviet-made 138 Grad rockets (Al-Nahar, Beirut, 30 June 2012). 3. Arab Israeli conflict . The Palestinians commemorated the Nakbah (the catastrophe...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 52307–312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.668327
Published: 01 April 2012
... that imparted to those engaged in the practices that the most effective way to buy Palestine was by occupying it, given that Palestinian peasants and farmers continued to defend their land until the Nakbah . ISSN 1755-0912 print/ISSN 1755-0920 online httpdx.doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.668327...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 44544–555 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.628863
Published: 01 October 2011
... fire at protesters near Maroun al-Ras at the Lebanese borders and Majdal Shams in the occupied Syrian Golan heights. Palestinian protests commemorated the 63rd anniversary of the Nakbah ( Catastrophe ) and managed to cross through the Lebanese and Syrian border fences (Al-Sharq al-Awsat, London, 16 May...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 43372–378 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.592405
Published: 01 July 2011
... efforts for peace talks. In the third chapter, State of Denial , Pappé discusses the Palestinian Nakbah, the term used by the Palestinians to describe their catastrophic plight that resulted in their suffering in 1948. Pappé describes how the Zionist state of Israel worked on systema- tically obscuring...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 42225–228 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.569469
Published: 01 April 2011
... Palestine as the place in which to enact it, the Zionists and of course their Western sponsors were all but automatically ensuring that this empowerment of an historically persecuted race entailed the Nakbah, the Catastrophe, of another one. For Arabs and Palestinians, Jewish nationhood could only have...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 34480–494 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2010.519913
Published: 01 October 2010
... Constantine Zurayq s seminal work Ma n[amacr ] al-Nakbah (The Meaning of Nakbah [Catastrophe], 1948) in which the term Nakbah was orig- inally coined and politicized (Zurayq 1948, also Khoury 2005), and relying heavily on both Giambattista Vico and Antonio Gramsci regarding the primacy of ideas in the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 4130–50 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.549357
Published: 01 January 2011
... to the Palestinian Nakbah; and this was attended by a number of Mauritanian dignitaries and officials (al-Khalaf[imacr ] 1999). Also, in this context the Israeli ambassador engaged in a series of telephone calls to most of the Mauritanian officials of state, administrators and non-governmental...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 3171–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903488490
Published: 01 January 2010
... Jews in Israel s political and economic fields after 1948 and up to present times. Directly before the Nakbah, the total population of Palestine was 2,042,600, of whom 1,393,000, or 68.2%, were Arabs, while the number of Jews was 649,600, or 31.8% (Abu el Naml 2004, p. 115). Finally, the number of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 24552–565 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903236725
Published: 01 October 2009
... end of 2008 in a special report issued on the 61st Anniver- sary of the Nakbah ( Calamity ) of 1948. The breakdown of this population will be reviewed below (BADIL and Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, 2009). 5. Polls have been conducted regularly in the Occupied Territories by the Jerusalem...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 22272–291 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910902857034
Published: 01 April 2009
...: manifested in historic cities and cultural heritage sites. The old centres of Nablus, Hebron and Bethlehem were heavily damaged during these invasions. Palestinian symbols of the right of return and the mark of the Palestinian Nakbah (that is, the calamity of 1948) represented in the refugee camps that...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 21106–121 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910802622645
Published: 01 January 2009
... beginning with al-Nakbah (the Catastrophe In the same vein that Israeli spacio-cide is informed by the Zionist myth of a land without people for a people without land , Palestinian refugees nurture a dream of a land without refugees for refugees without a land. The Palestinian refugees of the West Bank...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2008; 14613–620 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910802391134
Published: 01 October 2008
... to international law and norms of justice. Infidelity to that law and these norms underlies the tendency for the conflict to drag on and on. On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the creation of Israel and the Palestinian Nakbah (calamity), with regional violence threatening to evolve into...