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The Impacts of Lasting Occupation: Lessons from Israeli Society

Daniel Bar-Tal and Izhak Schnell


The present book engages with the phenomenon of protracted occupation, which it perceives as both attention-grabbing and puzzling in the 21st century, an era in which it has become an exceptional and very rare phenomenon. The analysis begins with a view which suggests that occupation, by its very nature, has in most cases acquired a negative connotation because in the great majority of cases it is carried out coercively, against the will of the occupied population. In the discourse on this phenomenon, therefore, the focus of the interest is frequently on the occupied society, became it bears t ... More

Keywords: occupation, Israeli society, democracy, military, political culture, culture, gender, psychological effects of occupation, space expansion, ethinization, morality, mass media, language, ideology, religion, social identity

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Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780199862184
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2013 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199862184.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Daniel Bar-Tal, editor
Tel Aviv University

Izhak Schnell, editor
Tel Aviv University

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I Fundamentals of Occupation

II Political Effects of Occupation

III Societal Effects of Occupation

IV Cultural Effects of Occupation

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