The partition of Palestine

decision crossroads in the Zionist movement by Itzhak Galnoor

Publisher: State University of New York Press in Albany, NY

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  • Palestine

Subjects:

  • Zionism -- History.,
  • Palestine -- History -- Proposed partition, 1937.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-365) and indexes.

StatementItzhak Galnoor.
SeriesSUNY series in Israeli studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS126 .G32 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 379 p. :
Number of Pages379
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1437956M
ISBN 100791421937, 0791421945
LC Control Number93051016

The partition plan was a peacetime solution to Palestine’s problems; the war undermined its ‘sanctity.’ Already in early February , Ben-Gurion spoke of the need, in order to secure the road to Jerusalem, to establish Jewish settlements in the Jerusalem corridor (an Arab-owned area earmarked in the partition plan for the Palestine Arab. Collusion Across the Jordan: King Abdullah, the Zionist Movement, and the Partition of Palestine Avi Shlaim, Author Columbia University Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About. Both areas were once part of the same country: historical Palestine. A Palestinian in the s was able to drive from one part to the other in less than two hours. In , the UN General Assembly voted in favour of partitioning Palestine between Jews and Palestinians. The reviewed book brilliantly analyses various aspects of the UN Partition Resolution of Mandatory Palestine. The book is divided in two parts and provides a valuable key to understanding the historical context of the UN partition resolution including the history of Zionism, struggle of Jews for their homeland and Palestinian position towards Cited by: 2.

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Sept. 19, Muslim refugees sit on the roof of an overcrowded coach railway train near New Delhi in trying to flee India. Millions of Muslims migrated from India to Pakistan. Partition marked. 2 - The Partition of Palestine, the Greater Transjordan Solution, and the Newfound Significance of Glubb Pasha and the Arab Legion Graham Jevon, University of Oxford Publisher: Cambridge University Press.   The partition of Palestine in and the establishment of the state of Israel are entirely illegal, regardless of the passage of time, because they were contrary to the will of the Palestinian people and to their natural right in their homeland, and inconsistent with the principles embodied in the Charter of the United Nations; particularly. Partition In Ireland India And Palestine Theory And Practice. Authors: Fraser, T G Free Preview.

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Partitioning Palestine is the first history of the ideological and political forces that led to the idea of partition—that is, a division of territory and sovereignty—in British mandate Palestine in the first half of the twentieth century. Inverting the spate of narratives that focus on how the idea contributed to, or hindered, the development of future Israeli and Palestinian states.

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Inverting the spate of narratives that focus on how the idea contributed to, or hindered, the development of future Israeli and Palestinian states Author: Penny Sinanoglou.

The Partition of Palestine This essay is based on a lecture he delivered to FPRI’s Butcher History Institute on “Teaching about Israel and Palestine,” OctoberA link to the videofiles of each lecture can be found here.

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The violent birth of Israel led to. Partition of Palestine between Arabs and Jews and the termination of the mandate are recommended by the Royal Commission, whose unanimous report is published to-day.

His chronological account of modern Palestinian history shows that the League of Nations and the United Nations are responsible for developing a legal framework which marginalises the Palestinian book focuses on three key moments in the conflict: the League of Nations Mandate, the United Nations partition plan and the Oslo agreements.

The UN Partition of Palestine Why did the UN recommend the plan partitioning Palestine into a Jewish and an Arab state.

"By this time [November ] the United States had emerged as the most aggressive proponent of partition The United States got the General Assembly to delay a vote 'to gain time to bring certain Latin American republics into line with its own views.' Some delegates.

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The Partition of Palestine Inthe United Nations proposed a plan to partition Palestine into two sections: an independent Jewish state and an. Despite strong Arab opposition, the United Nations votes for the partition of Palestine and the creation of an independent Jewish state. The modern conflict between Jews and Arabs in Palestine.

Partitioning Palestine is the first history of the ideological and political forces that led to the idea of partition--that is, a division of territory and sovereignty--in British mandate Palestine in the first half of the twentieth : Penny Sinanoglou.

The UN resolution to partition Palestine irrevocably changed the political landscape of the Middle East, giving rise to six full-fledged wars between Arabs and Jews, countless armed clashes, blockades, and terrorism, as well as a profound shattering of Palestinian Arab society.

Its origins, and that of the wider Arab-Israeli conflict, are deeplyrooted in Jewish-Arab confrontation and 5/5(1). Partition of Palestine, The: Decision Crossroads in the Zionist Movement - Ebook written by Itzhak Galnoor.

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In Novemberhowever, when the United Nations General Assembly voted to Author: Joshua Sinai. The reviewed book brilliantly analyses various aspects of the UN Partition Resolution of Mandatory Palestine. The book is divided in two parts and provides a valuable key to understanding the historical context of the UN partition resolution including the history of Zionism, struggle of Jews for their homeland and Palestinian position towards.

The Partition of Palestine:Decision Crossroads in the Zionist Movement 2/17/ AM 10 and Its Aftermath Weizmann believes, as do I, that even if the partition plan would be revoked now, it would inevitably return sooner or later. Ben-Gurion, In this chapter, we will complete our discussion of two key issuesAuthor: Itzhak Galnoor.

The White Paper of was a policy paper issued by the British government, led by Neville Chamberlain, in response to the – Arab revolt in its formal approval in the House of Commons on 23 Mayit acted as the governing policy for Mandatory Palestine from to the British departure.

Meanwhile, the Mandate was referred to the United d: May Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fraser, T.G. Partition in Ireland, India and Palestine. London: Macmillan, (OCoLC) Document Type. On Feb. 17, the Palestine Commission told UN Secretary Council that the partition plan needed military aid to be carried out.

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This is, to my knowledge, the only book-length study in which partition itself is the focus of analysis. Fraser's very readable work examines the idea of partition as a method of conflict resolution in the cases of Ireland, India, and (Mandatory) Palestine.4/5. The United Nations Partition Plan for Palestine was a proposal developed by the United Nations, which recommended a partition with Economic Union of Mandatory Palestine to follow the termination of the British 29 Novemberthe U.N.

General Assembly adopted a resolution recommending the adoption and implementation of the Plan as Resolution (II).Code: A/RES/(II) (Document).

THE PARTITION OF PALESTINE Aharon Klieman * A single word, partition, captures the essence of diplomatic efforts -- now approaching the century mark -- aimed at resolving the historic Arab-Jewish struggle for mastery over geographic Palestine.

Galnoor discusses the period from the first territorial decision in up to the establishment of the State of Israel inplacing special emphasis on the relatively unknown Zionist, Palestinian, and Arab positions regarding territorial partition in   The UN 'merely' decided to partition Palestine into two independent states (one Arab and one Jewish), and the international city of Jerusalem.

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THE PARTITION OF PALESTINE 35 YEARS AGO adapted this article from his forthcoming book on American attitudes toward Israel, to be. The partition resolution, in general, favored the Jewish side, which gave them the option of approving it and working to convince the other parties to ratify it at the UN General Assembly.

Palestine had not been politically or demographically Jewish for almost two thousand years. InJewish residents barely made up a third of the population. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.The original hardback edition of the book was published in under the title Collusion across the Jordan: King Abdullah, the Zionist Movement, and the Partition of Palestine.

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