|New from||Used from|
No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.
To get the free app, enter your e-mail address or mobile phone number.
"Israel / Palestine is the most devastating critique now available of Israel's policy toward the Palestinian people." -- Edward W. Said
"Reinhart accomplishes the formidable task of adding insight to a subject that is written about endlessly." -- The Nation
TANYA REINHART is a professor of linguistics and cultural studies at Tel Aviv University and at the University of Utrecht. She is most well known academically for her contribution to theoretical linguistics. In 1994, following the Oslo agreements, which she viewed as a painful deception of the Palestinian people, and the setting of a sophisticated Apartheid regime, she turned to political writing. She has had a regular critical column in the biggest Israeli daily, Yediot Aharonot, as well as many other articles online. For more information, visit Reinhart's web site at http://www.tau.ac.il/~reinhart.
For me this book begins to answer many of the questions I've had about the conflict, including:
(1) why have Palestinian negotiators been so "stubborn" about... Read more
Professor Reinhart presents a history of the Israel/ Palestine conflict with coincides with at least four other books on this subject. Read morePublished on May 13 2003 by Charles Albert Homsy
And how dare she? the zionists say. How dare she - an Israeli Jew herself - come out and tell the world the truth about Israel? Read morePublished on April 5 2003 by World Music Fan
I am ordering two more copies of this book to lend to friends. It is essential reading from a respected Israeli academic for anyone wanting to have a real understanding of current... Read morePublished on March 26 2003 by Smitty88
It's rare seeing an Israeli having the courage to stand up to it's government telling the world what it has done and how savagely it's been treating Palestinians. Read morePublished on March 4 2003
Despite the many detractors of this book, this book is a wonderful and honest piece on the current situation regarding Palestine and Israel. Read morePublished on Feb. 4 2003 by Edgar Hopida
Reinhardt is a controversial figure in Israel, because last year she was one of about a half-dozen Israeli academics (she taught linguistics at a major Israeli university) who... Read morePublished on Jan. 27 2003 by Jonathan
This is yet another awful, extremely selective, one-sided publication showing only the Palestinian perspective. Read morePublished on Jan. 16 2003 by M. D Roberts
Actually this is middle east science fact, and just to show that not everyone from new york rejects the reality of what's happening in israel/palestine, I thought I'd jump in here. Read morePublished on Jan. 9 2003