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Understanding Difference

Suggested resources to help you see the world from perspectives different from your own and "bring... you into conversation with people different from those with whom you normally associate.”

Israel and Palestine


Books, Essays, and Poetry:

  • Barghouti, Mourid, and Ahdaf Soueif. I Saw Ramallah. Anchor Books, 2003. Call Number: PJ7816.A682 R3313 2003
  • Bergman, Ronen. Rise and Kill First: The Secret History of Israel's Targeted Assassinations. Random House, 2018. Call Number: I75 B47 2018
  • Ehrenberg, J., Peled, Y., & Ebook Central - Academic Complete (2016). Israel and Palestine: Alternative Perspectives on Statehood. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Education. Online.
  • Golan, Galia. Israel and Palestine: Peace Plans and Proposals From Oslo to Disengagement. Markus Wiener Publishers, 2007. Call Number: DS119.76.G615 2007
  • Gorenberg, Gershom. The Accidental Empire: Israel and the Birth of the Settlements, 1967-1977. Times Books, 2006. Call Number: HD850.5.Z63 G67 2006
  • Khalidi, Rashid. The Hundred Years' War On Palestine: A History of Settler Colonialism and Resistance, 1917-2017. Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2020. Call Number: DS119.7.K4279 2020
  • Oren, Michael B.. Six Days of War: June 1967 and the Making of the Modern Middle East. Oxford University Press, 2002. Call Number: DS127.O74 2002
  • Pappé, Ilan. The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine. Oneworld, 2007. Call Number: DS119.7.P28882 2007
  • Said, Edward W.. The Question of Palestine. Vintage Books, 1979. Call Number: DS119.7.S333 1979
  • Thrall, Nathan. The Only Language They Understand: Forcing Compromise In Israel and Palestine. Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2017. Call Number: DS119.7.T487 2017

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