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Women and Conflict in the Middle East: Palestinian Refugees and the Response to Violence

Book Author(s) :
Maria Holt
Published Date :
November 2013
Publisher :
I.B.Tauris
ISBN-13 :
978-1780761015
Review by :
Shazia Arshad

The life of refugees is one of many hardships and difficulties, having to face the daily struggle for survival their lives are exacerbated by numerous factors. In Maria Holt’s book she analyses how violence is the principle factor which worsens the hardship of Palestinian women in refugee camps. Palestinians have faced the world’s longest refugee experiences in history and Holt uses her experience with refugees, particularly in camps in Lebanon and the West Bank, to examine the issues that women in these situations face.

Read the full review on Palestine Book Awards.

 

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