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Coffins on Our Shoulders – The Experience of the Palestinian Citizens of Israel - California Scholarship Online
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Coffins on Our Shoulders: The Experience of the Palestinian Citizens of Israel

Dan Rabinowitz


This historical and political analysis of the Arab-Israeli conflict combines the unique perspectives of two prominent segments of the Middle Eastern puzzle: Israeli Jews and the Palestinian citizens of Israel. Written jointly by an Israeli anthropologist and a Palestinian family therapist born weeks apart to two families from Haifa, the book merges the personal and the political as it explores the various stages of the conflict, from the 1920s to the present. The text weaves vivid accounts and vignettes of family history into a multidisciplinary analysis of the political drama that continues t ... More

Keywords: historical analysis, political analysis, Arab-Israeli conflict, Israeli Jews, Palestinian Israelis, Haifa, family history, multidisciplinary analysis, reform

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2005 Print ISBN-13: 9780520244412
Published to California Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1525/california/9780520244412.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Dan Rabinowitz, author

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