Palestinian collective memory and national identity / edited by Meir Litvak.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Description
viii, 246 p. ; 22 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-235) and index.
Contents
Introduction: collective memory and the Palestinian experience / Meir Litvak -- The evolution of a founding myth: the nakba and its fluctuating meaning / Esther Webman -- The memory that never dies: the nakba memory and the Palestinian National movement / Michael Milshtein -- Memory "from below": Palestinian society and the nakba memory / Michael Milshtein -- Constructing a national past: the Palestinian case / Meir Litvak -- Historical discourse in the media of the Palestinian National Authority / Sariel Birnbaum -- Palestinian women and collective memory / Hanita Brand -- A dream of severance: crisis of identity in Palestinian fiction in Israel / Mahmud Ghanayim.
ISBN
  • 0230613063 (alk. paper)
  • 9780230613065 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2008043018
OCLC
259716218
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