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Author Gordon, Neve, 1965-
Title Israel's occupation / Neve Gordon.
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, 2008.

Author Gordon, Neve, 1965-
Subject Arab-Israeli conflict -- Occupied territories.
Jews -- Colonization -- Government policy -- West Bank.
Jews -- Colonization -- Government policy -- Gaza Strip.
Israel -- Politics and government -- 1993-
West Bank -- Politics and government.
Gaza Strip -- Politics and government.
Palestinian Arabs -- Politics and government.
Military occupation -- Social aspects -- West Bank.
Military occupation -- Social aspects -- Gaza Strip.
Arab-Israeli conflict.
Description 1 online resource (xxi, 318 pages) : illustrations, maps
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-290) and index.
Contents The infrastructure of control -- The invisible occupation -- Of horses and riders -- Identification trouble -- Civilian control -- The Intifada -- Outsourcing the occupation -- The separation principle.
Summary This first complete history of Israel's occupation of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip allows us to see beyond the smoke screen of politics in order to make sense of the dramatic changes that have developed on the ground over the past forty years. Looking at a wide range of topics, from control of water and electricity to health care and education as well as surveillance and torture, Neve Gordon's panoramic account reveals a fundamental shift from a politics of life-when, for instance, Israel helped Palestinians plant more than six-hundred thousand trees in Gaza and provided farmers with impro.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780520942363 (electronic bk.)
0520942361 (electronic bk.)
0520255305 (cloth)
9780520255302 (cloth)
0520255313 (paper)
9780520255319 (paper)
OCLC # 593234365
Additional Format Print version: Gordon, Neve, 1965- Israel's occupation. Berkeley : University of California Press, 2008 9780520255319 (DLC) 2007052239 (OCoLC)187417667

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