Jordan's Palestinian Challenge, 1948-1983: A Political History, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Jordan's Palestinian Challenge, 1948-1983

A Political History, 1st Edition

By Clinton Bailey


146 pages

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This book attempts to portray the thirty-five-year struggle between the Hashimite monarchy and the forces of Palestinian nationalism over the future identity, and perhaps location, of those two-thirds of the Palestinian people who have been Jordanian subjects since 1948.

Table of Contents

0. Introduction: The Hashimite-Palestinian Struggle 1. Jordan, 1948–1967 2. After the Six-Day War 3. The Expulsion of the Plo 4. In the Wake of the 1973 War 5. After the Sadat Peace Initiative 6. In the Wake of the Lebanon War: The Reagan Proposals 7. Conclusions: Legitimacy Above All Else

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Middle Eastern
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies