Historical Dynamics Shaping Palestinian National Identity
- Bethlehem, 2,000 years after. Mouillere, Christine // UNESCO Sources;Jun98, Issue 102, p16
Reports on the $100 million worth of pledges from several donors for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) Bethlehem 2000, a project which coincides with the 2000th anniversary of the birth of Christ. Aim of the project.
- ANOMALIES OF THE NATIONAL. // Sight & Sound;Jan93 Supplement, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p20
The article discusses the anomalous existence of Israel and Palestinian national characteristics. Implications of Israel's anomalous character that anti-colonialist discourse is applicable and non-applicable; Formation by Palestinian of a kind of structuring absence in Israel films; Right to...
- Lest We Lose Memory. Awawdy, Wadeaa // Jadal;Apr2014, Issue 20, p1
The article calls for the use of oral history in the maintenance of the identity of Palestinians and in forging of collective memory. The case of Palestinians inside Israel is cited as an example that magnifies the vitality of oral narratives, as well as the alleged deprivation of Palestinians...
- Cricket Cauldron: The Turbulent Politics of Sport in Pakistan. R. D. // Middle East Journal;Spring2014, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p342
No abstract available.
- COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT FROM THE MARGIN: ZIONISM AND THE CASE OF THE PALESTINIAN STUDENT MOVEMENT IN THE ISRAELI UNIVERSITIES. Makkawi, Ibrahim // Arab Studies Quarterly;Spring2013, Vol. 35 Issue 2, preceding p91
The article discusses community engagement and political activism within Israeli's colonial community from the 1920s through the early 2010s, through examining the Palestinian Student Movement in Israeli universities. The relationship between the Zionist colonization of Palestine and the social...
- Identity crisis in the Soviet west. Motyl, A.J. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Mar1989, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p21
Report that because of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev's reforms, the Soviet nationality question has become one of the most important Soviet domestic problems and an increasingly critical component of Soviet relations with the rest of the world.
- Liberating Soviet social science. Stern, P.C.; Husbands, J.L. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Sep1989, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p28
Explores the impact of Mikhail Gorbachev's reform on social science research in the Soviet Union. Details an explosion of interest in five major areas: ethnic relations, public opinion research, problems of change in Soviet politics, thought and rhetoric national leaders, and environmentalism...
- Troubles in the Soviet Union. // Current Events;2/9/90, Vol. 89 Issue 17, p1
Examines the ethnic strife and violence taking place in several Soviet republics. Conflict between Muslim Azerbaijanis; Soviet troops in Baku, Azerbaijan; Nagorno-Karabakh region; Muslims in the southern republics; Lithuania's desire for independence; Weakening of the Communist dictatorship and...
- Mr. Reagan's civil religion. // Commonweal;9/21/84, Vol. 111 Issue 13, p483
Editorial. The idea of a civil religion, a generalized faith that binds together the nation has been around for some time. Mr. Reagan has developed a new kind of civil religion, an ardent elevation of the American way of life of which our particular beliefs are presumed to be only superficial...