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Author Azoulay, Ariella.

Title From Palestine to Israel : a photographic record of destruction and state formation, 1947-1950 / Ariella Azoulay ; translated by Charles S. Kamen.

Published London : Pluto Press, 2011.

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 UniM Bail  956.94054 AZOU    AVAILABLE
Uniform title Alimut mekhonenet, 1947-1950. English.
Physical description 254 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Notes "First published in Hebrew by Resling Pub. House, Tel Aviv, 2009"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 18-19) and index.
Contents 1 Military Governmentality 20 -- 2 Socialization to the State, and the Mechanisms of Subordination 52 -- 3 Architecture of Destruction, Dispossession and Gaining Ownership 86 -- 4 Creating a Jewish Political Body and Deporting the Country's Arab Residents 126 -- 5 Borders, Strategies of Uprooting, and Preventing Return 174 -- 6 Looting, Monopolizing and Expropriation 206 -- 7 Observing "Their Catastrophe" 232.
Summary "In this carefully curated and beautifully presented photobook, Ariella Azoulay offers a new perspective on four crucial years in the history of Palestine/Israel. The book reconstructs the processes by which the Palestinian majority in Mandatory Palestine became a minority in Israel, while the Jewish minority established a new political entity in which it became a majority ruling a minority Palestinian population. By reading over 200 photographs from that period, most of which were previously confined to Israeli state archives, Azoulay recounts the events and the stories that for years have been ignored or only partially acknowledged in Israel and the West."--Publisher website.
Subject Arab-Israeli conflict -- Pictorial works.
Israel-Arab War, 1948-1949 -- Destruction and pillage -- Pictorial works.
Refugees, Palestinian Arab -- Israel -- Pictorial works.
Palestinian Arabs -- Israel -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works.
Villages -- Israel -- History -- Pictorial works.
Israel -- History -- 1948-1967 -- Pictorial works.
ISBN 9780745331690 (paperback)
0745331696 (paperback)