A Special Journal Issue Released on Yaffa (Jaffa): Roots, Home, and Homeland (Arabic)

Yaffa (Jaffa): Roots, Home, and Homeland Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian   The special focus on Yaffa (Jaffa) in the recent (Winter 2013) issue of the Journal for Palestine Studies (Arabic) emerged from a study carried out by the Gender Studies Program at … Continue reading

War by Other Means Against the Palestinians in Israel | Areej Sabbagh-Khoury

“Politics is the continuation of war by other means,” Michel Foucault wrote in “Society Must Be Defended” (2003), reversing Clausewitz’s well-worn dictum. Foucault’s point is that there is a continuous battle of sorts that takes place in times of peace, … Continue reading

The Impact of Home Demolition Policies on Palestinian Families (May 2012)

To commemorate the 64th anniversary of the Nakba in May 2012, the Gender Studies Program at Mada al-Carmel hosted a round-table discussion on: “The Impact of Home Demolition Policies on Palestinian Families.” To open the discussion, Program Director Dr. Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian greeted the Abu … Continue reading

The Palestinians in Israel: Readings in History, Politics and Society

Mada al-Carmel is proud to announce its newest e-book publication: The Palestinians in Israel: Readings in History, Politics and Society (PDF), edited by Nadim N. Rouhana and Areej Sabbagh-Khoury. Also available in Arabic here (PDF), and in Hebrew here (PDF).   … Continue reading