Jerusalem 1948 : The Arab Neighbourhoods and their Fate in the War
Author: 
Contributors:
Edited by
:
Salim Tamari
Translated by
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Ahmad Khalifeh, Wissam Abdallah, Khalil Nassar
Publisher: 
Institute for Palestine Studies in collaboration with Badil
Publication Year: 
2002
Language: 
Arabic
Number of Pages: 
388
Keywords: 
روشيل ديفيس
صور عن القدس
داليا حبش
تيري رمبل
الاملاك الفلسطينية
القدس الغربية
الاملاك العربية في القدس
احمد جاد الله
خليل تفكجي
سلمان ابو ستة
لجنة التوفيق
حي النمامرة
البقعة
طاهر النمري
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Abstract

A compilation of essays on the fate of the Arab neighborhoods and villages of Western Jerusalem that were either destroyed or appropriated by Israel during the 1948 war.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Salim Tamarai is IPS senior fellow and the former director of the IPS-affiliated Institute of Jerusalem Studies. He is editor of Jerusalem Quarterly and Hawliyyat al Quds.

He is professor of sociology at Birzeit University and an adjunct professor at the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University. He has authored several works on urban culture, political sociology, biography and social history, and the social history of the Eastern Mediterranean. Recent publications include: Year of the Locust: Palestine and Syria during WWI (UC Press, 2010) Ihsan's War: The Intimate Life of an Ottoman Soldier (IPS, Beirut, 2008); The Mountain Against the Sea (University of California Press, 2008); Biography and Social History of Bilad al Sham (edited with I. Nassar,2007, Beirut IPS); Pilgrims, Lepers, and Stuffed Cabbage: Essays on Jerusalem's Cultural History (edited, with I. Nassar, IJS, 2005) and Essays on the Cultural History of Ottoman and Mandate Jerusalem (editor, IJS, 2005).Tamari has served as visiting professor, University of California at Berkeley (2005, 2007, 2008); Eric Lane Fellow, Cambridge University (2008); lecturer in Mediterranean Studies Venice University (2002-present); among other posts.

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