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2 edition of Palestinian village histories found in the catalog.

Palestinian village histories

geographies of the displaced

by Rochelle Davis

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historiography,
  • Palestinian Arabs,
  • Villages,
  • Local History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRochelle A. Davis
    SeriesStanford studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic societies and cultures, Stanford studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic societies and cultures
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS113.6 .D38 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 328 p.:
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25255627M
    ISBN 109780804773126, 9780804773133
    LC Control Number2010032339

    Through a close examination of these books and other commemorative activities, Palestinian Village Histories reveals how history is written, recorded, and contested, as well as the roles that Palestinian conceptions of their past play in contemporary life. Moving beyond the grand narratives of 20th century political struggles, this book Brand: Stanford University Press.   "[Palestinian Village Histories] presents a new angle on the refugee experience Eschewing received wisdom, Davis has written a thought-provoking book that attests to the Palestinians' resourcefulness and determination to hold on to their history and right to return." -- Pages:

    Koç University Publishing has published Rochelle A. Davis' "Written by Palestinian Village Histories: Geographies of the Displaced" as a contribution to academic literature. Considered an easy read for both academics and non-academics, the book investigates how history is written, recorded, and contested, as well as the roles that Palestinian. Buy the Paperback Book Palestinian Village Histories: Geographies of the Displaced by Rochelle Davis at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Throughout modern-day Israel, over four hundred Palestinian villages were depopulated in .

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Throughout modern-day Israel, over four hundred Palestinian 4/5(22). "[Palestinian Village Histories] presents a new angle on the refugee experience Eschewing received wisdom, Davis has written a thought-provoking book that attests to the Palestinians' resourcefulness and determination to hold on to their history and right to Price: $ Palestinian Village Histories, Geographies of the Displaced.

More than village memorial books, about the over Palestinian villages that were depopulated and largely destroyed in the Arab-Israeli War have been published. Compiled as documentary histories and based on the accounts of those who remember their villages, they are.

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Moving beyond the grand narratives of 20th century political struggles, this book Brand: Stanford University Press. Palestinians have since carried their village names, memories, and possessions with them into the diaspora, transforming their lost past into local histories in the form of "village memorial books".

Numbering more than volumes in print, these books recount family histories, cultural traditions, and the details of village life, revealing. Around Arab towns and villages were depopulated during the Palestinian places were entirely destroyed and left uninhabitable; others were left with a few hundred residents and were repopulated by Jewish immigrants, then renamed.

Those areas that became a part of Israel and had at least a partial Arab population consisted of approximately villages and two towns. COVID Updates, FAQs, current info on store hours and how you can support University Book Store.

Get this from a library. Palestinian village histories: geographies of the displaced. [Rochelle Davis] -- "Throughout modern-day Israel, over four hundred Palestinian villages were depopulated in the war. With houses mostly destroyed, mosques and churches put to other uses, and cemeteries.

Blood Brothers, by Chacour, Elias () As a child, Elias Chacour lived in a small Palestinian village in Galilee. When tens of thousands of Palestinians were killed and nearly one million forced into refugee camps inElias began a long struggle with how to respond.

This book is the Turkish translation of Palestinian Village Hİstories: Geographies of the Displaced, published by Stanford University the backcover of the English original: “T hroughout modern-day Israel, over four hundred Palestinian villages were depopulated in the war.

With houses mostly destroyed, mosques and churches put to other uses, and cemeteries plowed under. Get this from a library.

Palestinian village histories: geographies of the displaced. [Rochelle Davis] -- This book chronicles the local histories written by modern Palestinians about. Palestinian Village Histories: Geographies of the Displaced author and Associate Professor of Cultural Anthropology at Georgetown University and.

The book addresses how Palestinian refugees today write histories of their villages that were destroyed in the war, and the stories and commemorations of village life that are circulated in the diaspora.

In this episode of Palestine Studies TV we sit down with Rochelle Davis, author and Associate Professor of Cultural Anthropology at Georgetown University and discuss her book, Palestinian Village Histories: Geographies of the Displaced, which was recently reviewed in the Journal of Palestine Studies as well as received the MESA Albert.

Palestinian histories and experiences further into view. Meanwhile, as Davis's work shows, in the early s Palestinians began to record their own localized village histories in the form of memo rial books. Mirroring a wider pattern by refugee communities worldwide (a fact not necessarily known by the Palestinian authors), Palestinian.

Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. Rosemarie M. Esber The Electronic Intifada 17 January In Contested Land, Contested Memory (Dundurn, ), Jo Roberts, a British lawyer and anthropologist, focuses on how Israel contends with the Nakba, its ethnic cleansing of Palestine.

She examines how “contested histories of the past” currently affect the lives of Jewish and Palestinian citizens of Israel."What makes Palestinian Village Histories particularly valuable is the author's chice to consider crucial issues and choices facing Palestinian communities today primarily through the reading of village books.

Davis's research gives access to a rich source not located in any university library, a source interpreted with a sound knowledge of.The Albert Hourani Book Award is an award honoring scholarly non-fiction books, given by the Middle East Studies Association of North America (MESA) to "recognize outstanding publishing in Middle East studies" and to honor work "that exemplifies scholarly excellence and clarity of presentation in the tradition of Albert Hourani", the distinguished scholar of Arab and Islamic history.