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The Making of Arab Americans

The Making of Arab Americans

Author(s):

Hani Bawardi

Publisher:

The University of Texas Press

Published:

May 2015
This book chronicles the emergence of Palestine as the undisputed core issue among the Arabic-speaking diaspora who immigrated to the US from geographic Syria. This process became complete in 1936 when the Arab national league was established in...

The Human Right to Dominate

The Human Right to Dominate

Publisher:

Oxford University Press

Published:

July 2015
In this book, Nicola Perugini and Neve Gordon account for how human rights - generally conceived as a counter-hegemonic instrument for righting historical injustices - are being deployed to further subjugate the weak and legitimise domination....

The Iron Wall: Israel and the Arab World

The Iron Wall: Israel and the Arab World

Author(s):

Avi Shlaim

Publisher:

Penguin

Published:

October 2014
Israel's conflict with the Palestinians, and the Arab world at large, casts a long shadow over her history. When 1920s Zionist leaders formulated the 'iron wall' strategy - negotiating from a position of unassailable strength - they intended that...

Letters to Palestine

 Letters to Palestine

Editor(s):

Vijay Prashad

Publisher:

Verso books

Published:

April 2015
 Following Israel’s seven-week bombing campaign and ground invasion of Gaza in the summer of 2014, polls revealed a startling fact: for the first time, a majority of Americans under30 found Israel’s actions unjustified. Jon...

The 2019 Shortlist

  • Stone Men: The Palestinians who built Israel
  • Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine
  • Nabil Anani: Palestine, Land and People
  • Palestinian Women's Activism: Nationalism, Secularism, Islamism
  • Zaitoun: Recipes and Stories from the Palestinian Kitchen
  • The Parisan
  • Palestinian Cinema in the Days of Revolution