TITLE

Palestinian Nationalism: The Difficulties of Narrating an Ambivalent Identity

AUTHOR(S)
Nassar, Issam
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
HAGAR: Studies in Culture, Polity & Identities;2003, Vol. 4 Issue 1/2, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The essay examines the challenges that face the articulation of the Palestinian identity. By reflecting on the various difficulties that face historians in their attempts to study Palestinian national identity, the essay outlines a narrative for the historical emergence of this particular identity.
ACCESSION #
21457192

 

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