The Nakba in Palestinian Memory in Israel

  title={The Nakba in Palestinian Memory in Israel},
  author={Umut Koldaş},
  journal={Middle Eastern Studies},
  pages={947 - 959}
  • Umut Koldaş
  • Published 1 November 2011
  • Sociology, Political Science
  • Middle Eastern Studies
Changes in the international, regional and domestic arenas in the late 1990s resulted in discursive change with regard to interpretation of the Al Nakba in the political and civil societies of the Palestinian Arab citizens of Israel. Apart from fuelling a discursive challenge to the Israeli dominant discourse about the 1948 events, this reinterpretation allowed the Palestinian Arab citizens to discuss the historical roots of the problems they experienced within the Israeli political and civil… 
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