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Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-424) and index.
|Statement||Musa E. Mazzawi.|
|LC Classifications||KZ4282 .M39 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 433 p. :|
|Number of Pages||433|
|LC Control Number||98111964|
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One of the major questions facing the world today is the role of law in shaping identity and in balancing tradition with modernity. In an arid corner of the Mediterranean region in the first decades of the twentieth century, Mandate Palestine was confronting these very issues.
The dispute over Palestine between the Palestinian Arabs and the Israelis is one of the most volatile and intractable conflicts in the world today.
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Such a model, in which non-legal means were used to foster compliance, appeared in the tax system created by the Jewish community in s Palestine and was later adopted by the new Israeli Author: Assaf Likhovski.
Palestine is a small region of land—roughly 2, square miles—that has played a prominent role in the ancient and modern history of the Middle East. Her research interests include humanitarian law, refugee law, national security law, and critical race theory.
Noura is the author of Justice for Some: Law As Politics in the Question of Palestine (Stanford University Press, ). She is a Co-Founding Editor of Jadaliyya e-zine and an Editorial Committee member of the Journal of Palestine Studies.
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Within the law, change is possible. International law can serve the cause of freedom when it is mobilized in support of a political movement. Presenting the promise and risk of international law, Justice for Some calls for renewed action and attention to the Question of Palestine.
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In the midst of recent debates on the question of the statehood of Palestine and its recognition by the United Nations, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law Professor John B. Quigley turned to international law to argue Palestine is a country – and has been since – in his most recent book, The Statehood of Palestine: International Law in the Middle East Conflict.
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