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Dark Hope Working for Peace in Israel and Palestine

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ISBN-10: 0226755746

ISBN-13: 9780226755748

Edition: 2007

Authors: David Shulman

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For decades, we've been shocked by images of violent clashes between Israelis and Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza. But for all their power, those images leave us at a loss: from our vantage at home, it's hard for us to imagine the struggles of those living in the midst of the fighting. Now, American-born Israeli David Shulman takes us right into the heart of the conflict with "Dark Hope," an eye-opening chronicle of his work as a member of the peace group Ta'ayush, which takes its name from the Arabic for "living together." Though Shulman never denies the complexity of the issues fueling the conflict--nor the culpability of people on both sides--he forcefully clarifies the…    
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Book details

List price: $22.00
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 6/1/2007
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 236
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Velcheru Narayana Rao is Visiting Distinguished Professor of South Asian Studies at Emory University.David Shulman is Renee Lang Professor of Humanistic Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Jinba, Twaneh, the South Hebron Hills
Jerusalem: Isawiyya, Mount Scopus, ‘Anata, Silwan
Samaria: Salfit, Yanun, Banu Hassan
Saying No
The Wall: Maskha, Abu Dis, Ar-Ram, Bil‘in
Epilogue Postscript
Glossary
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