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Title The two-state solution : the UN partition resolution of mandatory Palestine : analysis and sources / edited by Ruth Gavison ; associate editor, Doron Shultziner ; translation from Hebrew, Gadi Weber ; translation editor: Allan Arkush
Published New York : Bloomsbury, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xxix, 330 pages) : illustrations
Contents Part 1. Studies on the partition resolution -- Part 2. Sources
Summary This timely work, contributed by noted authorities, explains the crucial events in the history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict that led to the UN resolution to partition Palestine into two states on November 29, 1947. The book first analyzes the historical context of UN resolution 181, including the positions and internal debates of the Jewish and Arab parties and of the international community. It then introduces primary sources related to the resolution, such as protocols, letters, reports, and speeches, some of these published for the first time in English. By combining in-depth analyse
Notes "Metzilah (R.A), Center of Zionist, Jewish, Liberal and Humanist Thought."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Great Britain. Palestine Royal Commission. Report
Jewish Agency for Palestine -- Political activity.
Jewish-Arab relations -- History -- 1917-1948.
Jews -- Palestine -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Palestinian Arabs -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Partition, Territorial -- History -- 20th century.
Palestine -- History -- Partition, 1947.
Palestine -- History -- Proposed partition, 1937.
Palestine -- Politics and government -- 1917-1948.
Form Electronic book
Author Gavison, Ruth, editor
ISBN 1623568269 (electronic bk.)
9781623568269 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles UN partition resolution of mandatory Palestine : analysis and sources