Popular Resistance in Palestine: A History of Hope and by Mazin B. Qumsiyeh

By Mazin B. Qumsiyeh

The Western media paint Palestinian resistance opposed to Israeli profession as completely violent: armed resistance, suicide bombings, and rocket assaults. in truth those equipment are the exception to what's a calm and inventive resistance circulate. during this interesting e-book, Dr Mazin Qumsiyeh synthesises information from 1000's of unique assets to supply the main finished examine of civil resistance in Palestine.

The booklet comprises hundreds and hundreds of reports of the heroic and hugely leading edge equipment of resistance hired by way of the Palestinians over greater than a hundred years. the writer additionally analyses the successes, mess ups, ignored possibilities and demanding situations dealing with traditional Palestinians as they fight for freedom opposed to extraordinary odds. this can be the single publication to significantly and relatively examine the uprisings of 1920-21, 1929, 1936-9, Nineteen Seventies, 1987-1991 and 2000-2006.

The compelling human tales informed during this publication will encourage humans of all faiths and political backgrounds to chart a greater and extra knowledgeable course for a way forward for peace with justice.

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Popular Resistance in Palestine: A History of Hope and Empowerment

The Western media paint Palestinian resistance opposed to Israeli career as solely violent: armed resistance, suicide bombings, and rocket assaults. in fact those tools are the exception to what's a relaxed and artistic resistance circulate. during this attention-grabbing e-book, Dr Mazin Qumsiyeh synthesises facts from 1000s of unique resources to supply the main accomplished examine of civil resistance in Palestine.

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