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Epilogue

Neve Gordon

in Israel's Occupation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520255302
eISBN:
9780520942363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520255302.003.0010
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This epilogue briefly discusses what might lie ahead. It argues that the fragmentation of Palestinian society is inimical to Israel's own interests. The rise of Islamic fundamentalism is only one ... More


The Conceptual Basis of Occupational Standing

Elvin Hatch

in Respectable Lives: Social Standing in Rural New Zealand

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520074729
eISBN:
9780520911437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520074729.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

This chapter explores the reasoning that underlies people's judgments when they rank occupations within the local hierarchy. It first compares the occupational system of South Downs with that of the ... More


The Quest for the Lost Nation: Writing History in Germany and Japan in the American Century

Sebastian Conrad

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520259447
eISBN:
9780520945814
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520259447.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This is a chronicle of Germany's and Japan's struggles to reclaim a defeated national past. The author compares the ways German and Japanese scholars revised national history after World War II in ... More


Israel's Occupation

Neve Gordon

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520255302
eISBN:
9780520942363
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520255302.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This 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 ... More


Introduction

Sebastian Conrad

in The Quest for the Lost Nation: Writing History in Germany and Japan in the American Century

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520259447
eISBN:
9780520945814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520259447.003.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

The German and Japanese forms of dictatorship varied significantly. The postwar situation was different as it seems. Germany was divided among the four occupation forces, while the occupation in ... More


A Suq of Deals: Plea Bargaining

Lisa Hajjar

in Courting Conflict: The Israeli Military Court System in the West Bank and Gaza

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520241930
eISBN:
9780520937987
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520241930.003.0009
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter describes the legal process, which is dominated by plea bargaining. In particular, it investigates the factors that affect plea bargaining, compares how outcomes are achieved, and ... More


Small Wars in Iraq

Jeremy Salt

in The Unmaking of the Middle East: A History of Western Disorder in Arab Lands

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520255517
eISBN:
9780520934757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520255517.003.0006
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter focuses on the critical episodes in the history of Iraq from the great revolt of 1920 to the revolution in 1958. It discusses the British occupation of Iraq and the crystallization of ... More


Introduction: Of Dowries and Brides

Neve Gordon

in Israel's Occupation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520255302
eISBN:
9780520942363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520255302.003.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This introductory chapter offers a historical overview of the occupation that draws attention to the way in which the Palestinian inhabitants have been managed. In so doing, it exposes how Israel's ... More


The Infrastructure of Control

Neve Gordon

in Israel's Occupation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520255302
eISBN:
9780520942363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520255302.003.0002
Subject:
History, Middle East History

One cannot really understand how the occupation ticked without examining, even if very briefly, the major systems and institutions that enabled all the other forms of control to work, as well as the ... More


Identification Trouble

Neve Gordon

in Israel's Occupation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520255302
eISBN:
9780520942363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520255302.003.0005
Subject:
History, Middle East History

Palestinian national identification slowly but consistently strengthened following the 1967 War despite Israel's ongoing effort to undermine it. Not unlike Zionism, which, as some scholars claim, ... More


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