Palestine and Israel : a challenge to justice / John Quigley.
Durham : Duke University Press, 1990.
viii, 337 pages ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Pt 1. Origins of the Zionist-Arab conflict in Palestine. 1. Zionist settlement in Palestine : the British connection 2. Zionist-Arab conflict under the British Mandate : the struggle for land 3. Things fall apart : the collapse of the British Mandate 4. A portrait by Picasso : the UN recommendation of partition 5. Chaos on the ground : Palestine in a power vacumn 6. Whose land to give? : the UN power over Palestine. Pt 2. The 1948 War and the establishment of Israel. 7. Sten guns and barrel bombs : the realization of the Zionist dream 8. Kaftans and yarmulkes : the claim of ancient title to Palestine 9. Arab vs. Zionist : war of independence or war of agression? 10. Exodus : the departure of the Palestine Arabs 11. To justify a state : Israel as a fact. Pt 3. The status of Arabs in Israel. 12. The real conquest : the repopulation of Palestine 13. The present are absent : the fate of the Arab's land 14. Hewers of wood : Arab commerce, agriculture, and labor 15. The national institutions : the legislation that makes Israel Jewish 16. Holding the soil : Arab access to land 17. The law of ingathering : nationality and citizenship 18. Divide and conquer : Arabs in Israel's political system 19. Protecting privilege : Arabs and governmental services 20. Some are more equal : ethnic distinctions in the law of Israel. Pt. 4. The 1967 War, the West Bank, and the Gaza Strip. 21. No peace : war always on the horizon 22. Mortal danger? : the 1967 Israel-Arab War 23. Déjà vu : Israel's control of the West Bank and Gaza 24. More land : confiscation and settlements 25. More hewers of wood : commerce, agriculture, and labor 26. By the sword : the Palestine Arabs' claim of a right to resist 27. Guns and stones : resistance by the Palestine Arabs to occupation. Pt 5. Resolution of the Palestine-Israel conflict. 28. To make a people whole : responsibility for wrongs in Palestine 29. Their brother's keeper : the role of other states in resolving the conflict 30. Steps to a solution : a new role for the United Nations 31. Statehood in the making : Palestine's declaration of independence.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.