Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ARA2161: The Historiography of the Arab-Israeli Conflict

This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Ernest Bersiach, Historiography, Ancient, Medieval and Modern, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994.
Asima A. Ghazi-Biulion, Understanding the Middle East Peace Process: The Israeli Academia and the Struggle for Identity, London and New York: Routledge 2009.
John Hutchinson and Anthony Smith (eds.), Nationalism, Oxford: Oxford Papers 1994.
George G. Iggers, and Q. Edwards Wang, A Global History of Modern Historiography, Harlow: Pearson Education Limited, 2008.
Steven Kepnes (ed.), Interpreting Judaism in the post-Modernist Age, New York: New York University Press, 1998.
Ilan Pappe, The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, Oxford: One World (2006).
Ilan Pappe (ed.), The Israel/Palestine Question, Second Edition, London and New York, second edition, 2007.
Ilan Pappe, The Modern History Palestine, One Land, Two Peoples, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (2003; second Edition 2006).
Ilan Pappe. The Making of the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1947-1951, London and New York: Tauris, 1992 and 1994.
Eli Podeh, The Arab-Israeli Conflict in Israeli History Textbooks, 1948-2000, Westport: Bergin and Garway, 2002.
Michal Prior (ed.), Western Scholarship and the History of Palestine, Melisende London 1998.
I. Rotberg (ed.), Israel and Palestinian Narratives of Conflict; Historys Double Helix, Bloomington, Indiana University Press 2006.
Edward Said, The Question of Palestine, New York: Random House, 2003.
Anita Shapira and Derek J. Pensler (eds.), Israeli Historical Revision, From Left to Right, London: Frank Cass, 2003.