TITLE

The Bedouin of the Negev: a forgotten minority

AUTHOR(S)
Koeller, Kathrin
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Forced Migration Review;Aug2006, Issue 26, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article depicts the life of the Bedouin of the Negev in southern Israel. Before the state of Israel was established, the Bedouin of the Negev were the vast majority of the population of the region and lived as nomadic pastoralists in the desert. Today, they live as internally displaced Israeli citizens on Israeli territory. They are prohibited from acquiring lands and from building houses. They face constant threats of demolition and prosecution for illegal use of state land.
ACCESSION #
22486513

 

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