Britain and Palestine, 1914-1948

Archival Sources for the History of the British Mandate

Author: Arthur Philip Jones,Anglo-Palestinian Archives Committee

Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press for the British Academy


Category: Arab-Israeli conflict

Page: 246

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Judaica Reference Sources

A Selective, Annotated Bibliographic Guide

Author: Charles Cutter

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9781591581338

Category: Reference

Page: 365

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A recipient of the Outstanding Reference Award from the Association of Jewish Librarians in its earlier edition, this updated edition of "Judaica Reference Sources" maintains its editorial excellence while revising and expanding coverage for the new century. Virtually every aspect of Jewish life, knowledge, history, culture, religion, and contemporary issues is covered in this annotated, bibliographic guide. A critical collection development tool for college, university, public school, and synagogue libraries, "Judaica Reference Sources" provides entries for over 1,000 reference works, as well as a selective list of related Web sites, in English, French, German, Yiddish, and Hebrew. Works published since 1970 are emphasized. Unique in providing expert guidance to Judaica material for the librarian, the layperson, the student, and the researcher, this reference guide is a versatile tool that will fulfill your every need for Judaica material.

Protestanten in Palästina

Religionspolitik, sozialer Protestantismus und Mission in den deutschen evangelischen und anglikanischen Institutionen des Heiligen Landes 1917-1939

Author: Roland Löffler

Publisher: W. Kohlhammer Verlag

ISBN: 9783170196933

Category: Religion

Page: 526

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Kaum ein Krisenherd bewegt Europaer mehr als die Palastinafrage - auch aufgrund der religiosen Bedeutung des Landes. Lofflers Darstellung beleuchtet die Geschichte der deutschen evangelischen und anglikanischen Institutionen wahrend der britischen Mandatszeit, in der der Konflikt entstand. Dabei zeigt er, dass sich Protestanten dank unterschiedlicher theologischer Konzepte pro-judisch, pro-arabisch oder vermittelnd verhalten konnten. Bedeutsam fur die Modernisierung Palastinas wurden ihre sozialen Einrichtungen, wahrend die Mission nur kleine arabisch-protestantische Gemeinden hervorbrachte.

A Bibliography of British History, 1914-1989

Author: Keith Robbins

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198224969

Category: History

Page: 918

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Containing over 25,000 entries, this unique volume will be absolutely indispensable for all those with an interest in Britain in the twentieth century. Accessibly arranged by theme, with helpful introductions to each chapter, a huge range of topics is covered. There is a comprehensiveindex.

The Crime of Nationalism

Britain, Palestine, and Nation-Building on the Fringe of Empire

Author: Matthew Kelly

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520291492

Category: History

Page: 264

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British causal primacy and the origins of the Palestinian Great Revolt -- "A wave of crime" : the criminalization of Palestinian nationalism, April-June 1936 -- "The policy is the criminal" : war on the discursive frontier, July-August 1936 -- The British awakening to the military nature of the rebellion, August-October 1936 -- The peel commission reconsidered -- Towards a rebel parastate: the Arab rejection of partition and the effort to institutionalize the revolt, 1937-38 -- New policy, new crime: the abortion of the Balfour Declaration -- The end of the revolt, 1939

Under the Cover of War

The Zionist Expulsion of the Palestinians

Author: Rosemarie M. Esber

Publisher: Arabicus Books & Media, LLC


Category: History

Page: 439

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"Under the Cover of War presents a critical examination of the last six months of the British Palestine mandate, November 1947 to mid-May 1948. Unpublished military and diplomatic sources and new, original refugee interviews support the Palestinians account of their Nakba (catastrophe)"--Provided by publisher.

Denken und Handeln als Jüdin

Hannah Arendts politische Theorie vor 1950

Author: Iris Pilling

Publisher: N.A


Category: Political science

Page: 307

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Die Entwicklung von Hannah Arendts politischer Theorie steht im Mittelpunkt der Studie. Diese Theorie baut auf ihren konkreten Erfahrungen als Judin auf. In der kritischen Auseinandersetzung mit der Lebenssituation von Juden und deren politischem Verhalten entwickelte Hannah Arendt bis 1950 als Lobbyistin einer Minderheit zentrale Elemente ihrer politischen Theorie. Diese Zusammenhange und Hannah Arendts daraus abgeleitete Forderungen werden hier erstmals dargestellt.


Author: Esther M. Snyder

Publisher: N.A


Category: Israel

Page: 272

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Publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries, a Division of the American Library Association

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Academic libraries

Page: N.A

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