The Planning Crisis in East Jerusalem: Understanding the Phenomenon of "Illegal" Construction

March 2011
Palestine-Israel Journal of Politics, Economics & Culture;2011, Vol. 17 Issue 1/2, p253
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The article focuses on issues surrounding the construction of settlement in Jerusalem during the Arab and Israel conflict. It notes that Palestinian residents of East Jerusalem as experiencing a serious housing shortage caused by Israel's failure to offer Palestinian neighborhoods with adequate planning. The move of Israel to demolish illegal Palestinian construction is discussed.


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