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The Palestinian Hamas

by Shaul Mishal

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Area / regional studies,
  • Islamic studies,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Revolutions & coups,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Middle East,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Terrorism,
  • Political History,
  • History / Middle East,
  • Islam - General,
  • 1993-,
  • Arab-Israeli conflict,
  • Harakat al-Muqawamah al-Isl,
  • Palestinian Arabs,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9382114M
    ISBN 100231116756
    ISBN 109780231116756

    In consideration of current events with Hamas’ military takeover of Gaza, this book on the Palestinian Hamas is very timely. It would have been more timely in its original version in at the.   Since he was a small boy, Mosab Hassan Yousef has had an inside view of the deadly terrorist group Hamas. The oldest son of Sheikh Hassan Yousef, a founding member of Hamas and its most popular leader, young Mosab assisted his father for years in his political activities while being groomed to assume his legacy, politics, status and power/5(77).

    In commemoration of Palestinian Prisoners’ Day, Palestinian journalist and editor of the Palestine Chronicle Ramzy Baroud discusses his new book, “These Chains Will Be Broken: Palestinian Stories of Struggle and Defiance in Israeli Prisons“, and the plight of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails. The webinar was hosted by the University of Leeds – Palestine Solidarity Group, The.   When Hamas arrested Palestinian peace activists last week for their participation in a conference call with Israeli counterparts, the New York Times got scooped by, well, just about everyone.. Times reporters David Halbfinger and Muhammed Najib first mentioned the Zoom call in an April 9 story that made no mention of the arrest earlier that article briefly referenced the conference.

    Since Yahya Sinwar was elected as Hamas’ political chief, he has been contending with complex national, political, military, economic and social challenges that threaten one of his and Hamas’ main sources of power – popular support.. The coronavirus has introduced a new type of enemy that could also bring him and Hamas down. Sinwar understands that this time, the key to preserving Hamas Author: Ronit Marzan. Joan Peters classic From Time Immemorial: The Origins of the Arab–Jewish Conflict over Palestine. A well documented and researched study of the history of this conflict. Peters sets the stage for others to do the research and digging into thi.


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The Palestinian Hamas by Shaul Mishal Download PDF EPUB FB2

As Hamas has grown in influence within Palestinian society and has taken the lead in the organised physical resistance to the Israeli occupation, any book that is able to provide an objective analysis of the movement, its goals and tactics is to be much by: The book studies Hamas as a Non state actor, its rise, ideology and mean of resistance with a focus on how internal Palestinian resistance was shifting, the turning points, geopolitical context, while focusing on the role of Israel in containing and managing the Palestinian occupation rather than resolving it/5(9).

Hamas (hämäs´) [Arab., = zeal], Arabic acronym for the Islamic Resistance Movement, a Palestinian Islamic fundamentalist organization that was founded in during the Intifada; it seeks to establish an Islamic state in Israel, the West Bank, and the Gaza Strip (the former mandate of Palestine).An offshoot of the Muslim Brotherhood, Hamas operates mosques, schools, clinics, and social.

Hamas (Arabic: حماس Ḥamās, an acronym of حركة المقاومة الاسلامية Ḥarakat al-Muqāwamah al-ʾIslāmiyyah [Islamic Resistance Movement]) is a Palestinian Sunni-Islamic fundamentalist militant organization.

It has a social service wing, Dawah, and a military wing, the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam has been the de facto governing authority of the Gaza Strip since Founder: Sheikh Ahmed Yassin, Abdel Aziz al.

In The Palestinian Hamas, Shaul Mishal and Avraham Sela show that, contrary to its violent image, Hamas (the Islamic Resistance Movement) is essentially a social and political organization, providing extensive community services and responding to political realities through bargaining and power authors lift the veil on Hamas's strategic decision-making methods at each of the.

The book encompasses all major events, including the January elections, the ever-evolving relationship with Fatah, and the Gaza war, in addition to providing insight into Hamas's ideology by studying their charter, their socio-economic strategies and their outlook on Israel.

The authors lift the veil on Hamas's strategic decision-making methods at each of the crucial crossroads it has The Palestinian Hamas book the Intifada and the struggle with the PLO, the Oslo accords and the establishment of the Palestinian National Authority, and the dilemmas surrounding the choice between absolute Jihad against Israel versus the option of.

Hamas Contained is a thoroughly researched book that highlights the desperate need for nuance in discussions surrounding Palestinian resistance and the struggle for political independence. Tareq Baconi’s latest work is a must read for all those wishing to understand the rise of Hamas, and contextualise the current attacks against the movement.

Mosab Hassan Yousef (Arabic: مصعب حسن يوسف ‎; born May 5, ) is a Palestinian who worked undercover for Israel's internal security service Shin Bet from to Shin Bet considered him its most valuable source within the Hamas leadership: The information Yousef supplied prevented dozens of suicide attacks and assassinations of Israelis, exposed numerous Hamas cells, and Born: Mosab Hassan Yousef, May 5, (age.

Hamas Hamasis a Palestinian terrorist organization which mainly consists of Islamic paramilitary forces. The name Hamas, means Islamic Resistance Movement. This Palestinian Islamic group was formed way back in as a result of.

In The Palestinian Hamas, Shaul Mishal and Avraham Sela show that, contrary to its violent image, Hamas (the Islamic Resistance Movement) is essentially a social and political organization, providing extensive community services and responding to political realities through bargaining and power brokering.

The authors lift the veil on Hamas's strategic decision-making methods at each of the. Palestinian Media Watch is a research institute that studies Palestinian society from a broad range of perspectives by monitoring and analyzing the Palestinian Authority through its media and schoolbooks.

PMW’s major focus is on the messages that the Palestinian leaders send to the population. RAMALLAH, West Bank -- The Hamas-run Education Ministry has ordered an anthology of Palestinian folk tales pulled from school libraries, reportedly over mild sexual innuendo, the most direct attempt by the Islamic militants to impose their beliefs on Palestinian society.

The book ban angered and worried many Palestinians, who have feared that. Hamas: Background and Issues for Congress Congressional Research Service 1 Introduction: Issues for Congress Hamas,1 or the Islamic Resistance Movement, is a Palestinian Islamist military and sociopolitical movement that grew out of the Muslim Brotherhood, a Cited by: 4.

However, the most recent book to be released on Hamas is Baconi’s April “Hamas Contained: The Rise and Pacification of Palestinian Resistance“. Offering “the first history of the.

Hamas rules Gaza and the lives of the two million Palestinians who live there. Demonized in media and policy debates, various accusations and critical assumptions have been used to justify extreme military action against Hamas.

The reality of Hamas is, of course, far more complex. Neither a democratic political party nor a terrorist group, Hamas is a multifaceted liberation organization, one. In JulyHAMAS and other Gaza-based militant groups engaged in a day conflict with Israel culminating in late August with an open-ended truce.

SincePalestinian militants and the Israel Defense Forces have exchanged projectiles and air strikes respectively, sometimes lasting multiple days and resulting in multiple deaths on both.

The book is fundamentally flawed in other crucial ways. The most consistently grating of these is how Caridi constantly, throughout the whole book, refers to the Gaza events of June as a “Hamas coup” against the Palestinian Authority — when Hamas won the majority of seats in the Palestinian Legislative Council elections.

In consideration of current events with Hamas’ military takeover of Gaza, this book on the Palestinian Hamas is very timely. It would have been timelier in its original version in at the start of the al-Aqsa Intifada. With precise foresight into the possible problems of armed conflict between.

Hamas, Palestinian Terrorists, written by the skilled and knowledgeable author, Maxine Rosaler, is a history that recounts the political strife between two nations and the major involvement of Hamas. The account is in no chronological order, nonetheless, the book cover and includes all significant years in which Hamas was active.2/5.

In “The EU, Hamas and the Palestinian Elections: A Performance in Politics” author Catherine Charrett analyzes how – in the aftermath of the Palestinian legislative elections – the EU went from advocating for a peace-building agenda to embodying a stagnant position which reflected the US-Israeli stance against Hamas.

InHamas, a Sunni Islamist militant group, won the Palestinian legislative elections. That same year, fighting between Hamas and Fatah, the political group that controlled the PLO, ensued.Hamas did not seek a Palestinian state in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, but rather sought an Islamic state to replace Israel and take over territories more broadly in much of the Levant.

What was driving Hizbullah and Hamas were not local considerations alone, but chiefly the strategic ambitions of their primary state sponsor, the.