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The Resource Remembering Palestine in 1948 : Beyond National Narratives

Remembering Palestine in 1948 : Beyond National Narratives

Label
Remembering Palestine in 1948 : Beyond National Narratives
Title
Remembering Palestine in 1948
Title remainder
Beyond National Narratives
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the memories of those affected by the Palestinian war of 1948, and how is has been mythologized over time
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ben-Ze'ev, Efrat
Dewey number
956.94052
Index
index present
LC call number
DS126.97 .B464 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare
Series volume
v. 32
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Israel-Arab War, 1948-1949
  • Israel-Arab War, 1948-1949
  • Israel-Arab War, 1948-1949
  • Israel-Arab War, 1948-1949
  • Collective memory
  • Collective memory
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Collective memory
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Israel
  • Middle East
Label
Remembering Palestine in 1948 : Beyond National Narratives
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-211) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Remembering Palestine in 1948; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of illustrations; Maps; Preface; Introduction: Beyond National Narratives; Memory; Methodological choices; Representativeness; The structure of the book; Part I Constructing Palestine: National Projects; 1 The Framework; A very short history; The British Mandate; Political awareness; Alliances and clashes; Britain departs; 1947-1948: Clashes and war; Historiography: terms and trends; 2 The British Cartographic Imagination and Palestine; The subjectivity of maps and the mapping of Palestine; Signs, symbols, and categories
  • Fonts and languageThe village surveys (1943-1947); Concluding remarks; 3 Cartographic Practices in Palestine: British, Jewish, and Arab, 1938-1948; Zionist hiking; Initial Hagannah steps; British mapping during World War II; Post-World War II Hagannah cartography; Distribution of maps within the Arab constituents; Summary; Part II Palestinian-Arab Memories in the Making; 4 1948 from a Local Point of View: The Palestinian Village of Ijzim; The sources; Ijzim and its locality; Early incidents; Kidnapping and negotiations; Relations with "external" forces; The fall of the village; The aftermath
  • Concluding remarks5 Rural Palestinian Women: Witnessing and the Domestic Sphere; Palestinian families and transmission; Methodology and oral history; Paradise lost; Beyond the hegemonic narrative; Discussion: the subtle witness; 6 Underground Memories: Collecting Traces of the Palestinian Past; Landscapes and memories; Return as pilgrimage; In search of traces of the past; Cemeteries as sites of memory; Collecting and material culture; Diasporic toponymy; Summary and conclusion; Part III Jewish-Israeli Memories in the Making; 7 Palmach Fighters: Stories and Silences; The Palmach generation
  • The image of the enemy"We were moral"; Dealing with death; Subversive tales and closure; 8 The Palmach Women; Commemorating combatant women; Belated responses to exclusion; Gender roles; Fictive kinship: mothers and mourners; Puritanism and endogamy; A life apart; Discussion; Part IV British Mandatory Memories in the Making; 9 Carrying Out the Mandate: British Policemen in Palestine; The historical backdrop; From England to Palestine; Daily tasks; The two communities; Exit; Remembrance and return; Conclusion; Conclusions and Implications; Mythologies and their reversal
  • The voice of the witnessSilences and limitations; Where do we go from here?; Bibliography; Notes; Index
Control code
782876921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139185189
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613378323
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
337832
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)782876921
Label
Remembering Palestine in 1948 : Beyond National Narratives
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-211) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Remembering Palestine in 1948; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of illustrations; Maps; Preface; Introduction: Beyond National Narratives; Memory; Methodological choices; Representativeness; The structure of the book; Part I Constructing Palestine: National Projects; 1 The Framework; A very short history; The British Mandate; Political awareness; Alliances and clashes; Britain departs; 1947-1948: Clashes and war; Historiography: terms and trends; 2 The British Cartographic Imagination and Palestine; The subjectivity of maps and the mapping of Palestine; Signs, symbols, and categories
  • Fonts and languageThe village surveys (1943-1947); Concluding remarks; 3 Cartographic Practices in Palestine: British, Jewish, and Arab, 1938-1948; Zionist hiking; Initial Hagannah steps; British mapping during World War II; Post-World War II Hagannah cartography; Distribution of maps within the Arab constituents; Summary; Part II Palestinian-Arab Memories in the Making; 4 1948 from a Local Point of View: The Palestinian Village of Ijzim; The sources; Ijzim and its locality; Early incidents; Kidnapping and negotiations; Relations with "external" forces; The fall of the village; The aftermath
  • Concluding remarks5 Rural Palestinian Women: Witnessing and the Domestic Sphere; Palestinian families and transmission; Methodology and oral history; Paradise lost; Beyond the hegemonic narrative; Discussion: the subtle witness; 6 Underground Memories: Collecting Traces of the Palestinian Past; Landscapes and memories; Return as pilgrimage; In search of traces of the past; Cemeteries as sites of memory; Collecting and material culture; Diasporic toponymy; Summary and conclusion; Part III Jewish-Israeli Memories in the Making; 7 Palmach Fighters: Stories and Silences; The Palmach generation
  • The image of the enemy"We were moral"; Dealing with death; Subversive tales and closure; 8 The Palmach Women; Commemorating combatant women; Belated responses to exclusion; Gender roles; Fictive kinship: mothers and mourners; Puritanism and endogamy; A life apart; Discussion; Part IV British Mandatory Memories in the Making; 9 Carrying Out the Mandate: British Policemen in Palestine; The historical backdrop; From England to Palestine; Daily tasks; The two communities; Exit; Remembrance and return; Conclusion; Conclusions and Implications; Mythologies and their reversal
  • The voice of the witnessSilences and limitations; Where do we go from here?; Bibliography; Notes; Index
Control code
782876921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139185189
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613378323
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
337832
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)782876921

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