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Imagining ZionDreams, Designs, and Realities in a Century of Jewish Settlement

Imagining Zion: Dreams, Designs, and Realities in a Century of Jewish Settlement

S. Ilan Troen

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300094831
eISBN:
9780300128000
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300094831.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This book presents the story of how Zionist colonizers planned and established nearly 700 agricultural settlements, towns, and cities from the 1880s to the present. This extraordinary activity of ... More

Initiative to Stop the ViolenceSadat's Assassins and the Renunciation of Political Violence

Initiative to Stop the Violence: Sadat's Assassins and the Renunciation of Political Violence

al-Gama'ah al-Islamiyah

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300196771
eISBN:
9780300211061
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300196771.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This book introduces and critically examines the first in a series of four corrective manifestos issued by the Gamā‘ah Islāmīyah, who formed part of the coalition of radical Islamists groups that ... More

The Land Is FullAddressing Overpopulation in Israel

The Land Is Full: Addressing Overpopulation in Israel

Alon Tal

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780300216882
eISBN:
9780300224955
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300216882.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

During the past sixty-eight years, Israel's population has increased from one to eight million people. Such exponential growth has produced acute environmental and social crises in this tiny country. ... More

The Limits of DetenteThe United States, the Soviet Union, and the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1969-1973

The Limits of Detente: The United States, the Soviet Union, and the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1969-1973

Craig Daigle

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300167139
eISBN:
9780300183344
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300167139.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

In this analysis of the origins of the October 1973 Arab-Israeli War, the text draws on documents only recently made available to show how the war resulted not only from tension and competing ... More

Slaves of One MasterGlobalization and Slavery in Arabia in the Age of Empire

Slaves of One Master: Globalization and Slavery in Arabia in the Age of Empire

Matthew S Hopper

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780300192018
eISBN:
9780300213928
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192018.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This history of the African diaspora and slavery in Arabia in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries examines the interconnected themes of enslavement, globalization, and empire and challenges ... More

Unfinished RevolutionsYemen, Libya, and Tunisia after the Arab Spring

Unfinished Revolutions: Yemen, Libya, and Tunisia after the Arab Spring

Ibrahim Fraihat

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780300215632
eISBN:
9780300220957
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300215632.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

While toppling decades-old authoritarian regimes in Tunisia, Libya, and Yemen took only months, rebuilding these states will likely take years. This book argues that to transition to sustainable ... More

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