Dispatches From Palestine

Dispatches From Palestine : The Rise and Fall of the Oslo Peace Process

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This is a controversial overview of the contemporary Middle East which charts the failure of the Oslo Agreement. It analyses the key processes that structure the Oslo process: economic, military, political and cultural.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 134.4 x 213.1 x 14.2mm | 312.98g
  • PLUTO PRESS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 074531337X
  • 9780745313375
  • 2,171,388

Review quote

'The reader vicariously experiences what will become great moments of popular oral history that official historians will forget in the great scheme of things' -- Middle East Internationalshow more

About Graham Usher

Graham Usher was Palestine correspondent for The Economist, Middle East International and al-Ahram English Weekly. He is the author of Dispatches from Palestine (Pluto Press 1999).show more

Table of contents

Preface 1. Why Gaza says yes, mostly 2. What kind of nation ? The rise of Hamas in the occupied territories 3. An Israeli peace - an interview with Ilan Pappe 4. Palestine - the economic fist in the political glove 5. The meaning of return Oslo two - Oslo's high tide Preface 1. Bantustanisation or binationalism ? an interview with Azmi Bishara 2. The politics of internal security: the PA's new intelligence services 3. Outsider in - a profile of Palestinian Council candidate, Salah Tamari 4. The politics of atrocity 5. The Charter and the future of Palestinian politics 6. Closures, cantons and the Palestinian Covenant 7. The Palestinians in Israel 8. Shimon Peres - fourth time loser Post-Oslo - decline and fall Preface 1. Pictures of war 2. Madness in Ramallah 3. Hezballah, Syria and the Lebanese elections 4. "All killers" - Luxor, the Gamaa and Egypt's prisons 5. Fatah, Hamas and the crisis of Oslo - interviews with Marwan Barghouti and Ibrahim Ghoshah 6. Making peace - an interview with Yossi Beilin 7. Believers in blue jeans - an interview with Aryeh Deri 8. The fire the next time - Palestinians in Lebanon 9. The meaning of Shiekh Yassin 10. Impossible contradictions - Israel at 50 11. A Palestinian refugee at 51 Notes Indexshow more

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