Some Recent Books I Recommend (but don’t necessarily agree with)

Gaza, Palestine

  • Abu Saif, Atef; The Drone Eats With Me:  A Gaza Diary
  • Aouragh, Miriyam; Palestine Online: Transnationalism, The Internet and The Construction of Identity
  • Chomsky, Noam; On Palestine
  • Davis, Rochelle and Kirk, Mimi, eds; Palestine and the Palestinians in the 21st Century
  • Falk, Richard; Palestine’s Horizon: Toward a Just Peace
  • Hass, Amira; DrinkingThe Sea at Gaza
  • Khalidi, Rashid; Palestinian Identity: The Construction of Modern National Consciousness
  • Neslen, Arthur; In Your Eyes A Sandstorm:  Ways of Being Palestinian
  • Roy, Sara; Failing Peace: Gaza and the Palestine-Israel Conflict
  • Roy, Sara; The Gaza Strip:  The Political Economics of De-Development
  • Turner, Mandy; Decolonizing Palestinian Political Economy: De-Development and Beyond
  • Zurayk, Dr. Rami; Control Food, Control People: The Struggle for Food Security in Gaza

Israel, Zionism and Judaism

  • What is Modern Israel? by Yakov M Rabkin
  • Religious Zionism, Jewish Law, adn the Morality of War, by Robert Eisen
  • City on a Hilltop: American Jews and the Israeli Settler Movement, by Sara Yael Hirschhorn

  • Blumenthal, Max; Goliath: Life and Loathing in Greater Israel
  • Burg, Avraham; The Holocaust is Over; We Must Rise From its Ashes
  • Dumper, Michael; Jerusalem Unbound
  • Ellis, Marc H, Encountering the Jewish Future
  • Ellis, Marc H, Judaism Does Not Equal Israel: The Rebirth Of The Jewish Prophetic
  • Friedman, Matti; Pumpkinflowers: A Soldier’s Story
  • Gans, Chaim; A Just Zionism: On the Morality of the Jewish State
  • Gorenberg, Gershom; The Unmaking of Israel
  • Honig-Parnass, Tikva; The False Prophets of Peace: Liberal Zionism and the Struggle For Palestine
  • Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs; Israel’s Legal Case: A Guidebook
  • Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs; Israel’s Right of Self-Defense: International Law and Gaza
  • Perugini, Nicola; The Human Right to Dominate
  • Pinto, Diane; Israel Has Moved
  • Rosen, Brant; Wrestling in the Daylight: A Rabbi’s Path to Palestinian Solidarity
  • Waxman, Dov; Trouble in the Tribe: The American Jewish Conflict Over Israel

The Israel-Palestine Conflict and Solutions

  • The Writing on the Wall:  Rethinking the International Law of Occupation, by Ayelet Gross
  • Neoliberal Apartheid: Palestine / Israel and South Africa after 1994, by Andy Clarno
  • The Biggest Prison on Earth:  A History of the Occupied Territories, by Ilan Pappe
  • UNSCO report to the Ad Hoc Committee, September 2017

  • Abunimah, Ali; The Battle For Justice in Palestine
  • Breaking the Silence; This Is How We Fought In Gaza
  • Ehrenreich, Ben; The Way to the Spring: Life and Death in Palestine
  • Finkelstein, Norman; Method and Madness: The Hidden Story of Israel’s Assaults on Gaza
  • Haddad, Toufic; Palestine Ltd.: Neolbieralism and Nationalism in the Occupied Territory
  • Halper, Jeff; War Against the People: Israel, the Palestinians and Global Pacification
  • Hever, Shir; The Political Economy of Israel’s Occupation: Repression Beyond Exploitation
  • Lerner, Michael; Embracing Israel / Palestine: A Strategy to Heal and Transform The Middle East
  • Loewenstein, Antony and Moor, Ahmed, eds; After Zionism: One State for Israel and Palestine
  • O’Malley, Padraig; The Two-State Delusion: Israel and Palestine – a Tale of Two Narratives
  • Thrall, Nathan; The Only Language They Understand
  • Weizman, Eyal; Hollow Land, Israel’s Architecture of Occupation