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The Resource Second life : a West Bank memoir, Janet Varner Gunn

Second life : a West Bank memoir, Janet Varner Gunn

Label
Second life : a West Bank memoir
Title
Second life
Title remainder
a West Bank memoir
Statement of responsibility
Janet Varner Gunn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This memoir recounts the time the author spent as a human rights worker on the West Bank. In a moving meditation on the many forms of both autobiography and resistance to power, Gunn tells the story of a Palestinian teenager who was critically shot during a stone-throwing demonstration and deemed a "living martyr" of the Intifada
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
IOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gunn, Janet Varner
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gunn, Janet Varner
  • Gunn, Janet Varner
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • West Bank
  • Duhayshah (West Bank : Refugee camp)
  • HISTORY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Politics and government
  • Travel
  • West Bank
Label
Second life : a West Bank memoir, Janet Varner Gunn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Abu Aker Family; Foreword: "Our Blood Will Plant Its Olive Tree"; Acknowledgments; Prologue: An Autobiographical Experiment; Part I.A Second Life; Chapter 1. The "Living Martyr"; Chapter 2. The Deheishe Story; Chapter 3. "What Does It Mean Human?"; Chapter 4. Through the Looking-Glass in Cairo; Part II. Three Returns; Chapter 5. First Return: Mourning a Martyr; Chapter 6. Second Return: After the Gulf War; Chapter 7. Third Return: Violating and Transforming Space; Epilogue: Crossing Borders; Appendix; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U
Control code
ocn232159903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvii, 159 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816686209
Lccn
95013541
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbnqt1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232159903
Label
Second life : a West Bank memoir, Janet Varner Gunn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Abu Aker Family; Foreword: "Our Blood Will Plant Its Olive Tree"; Acknowledgments; Prologue: An Autobiographical Experiment; Part I.A Second Life; Chapter 1. The "Living Martyr"; Chapter 2. The Deheishe Story; Chapter 3. "What Does It Mean Human?"; Chapter 4. Through the Looking-Glass in Cairo; Part II. Three Returns; Chapter 5. First Return: Mourning a Martyr; Chapter 6. Second Return: After the Gulf War; Chapter 7. Third Return: Violating and Transforming Space; Epilogue: Crossing Borders; Appendix; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U
Control code
ocn232159903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvii, 159 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816686209
Lccn
95013541
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbnqt1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232159903

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