Women and the Politics of Military Confrontation : Palestinian and Israeli Gendered Narratives of Dislocation

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Format: Hardcover
Pub. Date: 2002-06-01
Publisher(s): Berghahn Books
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Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors
Writing Dislocation, Writing the Self: Bringing (Back) the Political into Gendered Israeli-Palestinian Dialoguingp. 1
Exile in Lebanonp. 37
A Narrative of Dispossessionp. 39
Remembering Mothers, Forming Daughters: Palestinian Women's Narratives in Refugee Camps in Lebanonp. 56
Yaffawiyya (I am from Jaffa)p. 72
Home as Exilep. 87
Gendered Politics of Location: Generational Intersectionsp. 89
Nightmarep. 100
Beyond the Boundariesp. 111
Dislocating Self, Relocating 'Other': A Palestinian Experiencep. 119
Life under Occupationp. 157
Diary of the Dispossessed: Women's Misery and Suffering under Israeli Occupationp. 159
Between Dispossession and Undying Hope: The Refugees' Eternal Agonyp. 164
Growing from Within: The Decolonisation of the Mindp. 176
Exile as Homep. 197
Transformed by Joyp. 199
In Tow: A Mother's and Daughter's Gendered Departures and Returnsp. 207
Feminist Peace Activism during the al-Aqsa Intifadap. 234
Exile as an Oppositional Locusp. 249
The Contaminated Paradisep. 251
A Reluctant Eulogy: Fragments from the Memories of an Arab-Jewp. 262
Existential States of Exilep. 277
Exile, Memory, Subjectivity: A Yoredet Reflects on National Identity and Genderp. 279
'If I Forget Thee ...': Terms of Diasporicityp. 295
Indexp. 321
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