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The Origins of the Redemption in Occupied Suburbia? The Jewish-American Makings of the West Bank Settlement of Efrat, 1973–87

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Founded primarily by Jewish-American immigrants after the 1973 Arab–Israeli war, Efrat has emerged as one of the most highly recognizable settlements in the occupied territories. Drawing on archival materials, the periodical press, and interviews never before brought to light, this article both explores the untold history of this ‘city on a hilltop’ as the product of a quadrilateral relationship between American–Israelis, the Israeli government, the native Israeli settler movement, and local ...

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Peer review status:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, HUM, Oriental Studies
Publisher:
Routledge Publisher's website
Journal:
Middle Eastern Studies Journal website
Volume:
51
Issue:
2
Pages:
269-284
Publication date:
2015
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EISSN:
1743-7881
ISSN:
0026-3206
URN:
uuid:78ef7c02-7536-4fdc-9b54-68e4cd8431be
Source identifiers:
529268
Local pid:
pubs:529268

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