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Stories from Palestine - Narratives of Resilience - cover

Stories from Palestine - Narratives of Resilience

Marda Dunsky

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press

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• Stories from Palestine: Narratives of Resilience illuminates Palestinians pursuing creative and productive endeavors in their everyday lives in the West Bank, Jerusalem, and Gaza Strip.• Through long-form interviews focusing on everyday life, the book reframes representation of Palestinian life in the West Bank, Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip away from common themes of conflict and violence that can strip away Palestinian humanity.• Dunsky contextualizes and expands the narratives with data and historical background from a wide range of sources, making the book a valuable resource for general readers and experts alike.• This book is skillfully written and engaging for a general audience. It will appeal to readers interested in the Middle East or Israel, and particularly to those interested in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In addition, it will appeal to Israel-Palestine dialogue groups, Palestinian-rights advocacy groups, and to journalists and specialists in peace and conflict-resolution.

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