The Rise of Israel and Palestinian Response

The Rise of Israel and Palestinian Response - The Rise of...

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The Rise of Israel and Palestinian Response 12/02/2008 14:46:00 British believe they needed Jewish support to win WWI Juan Cole has no idea why Rapid Palestinian Population Growth in Mandate Period (In Thousands) Poor economy of 1930s o Economy was not able to meet the population growth Fragmented estates o estates that weren’t that lucrative to begin with were being fragmented  since land wasn’t passed on to family. Rise of Hitler from 1933 Wave of Anti-Semitism in Europe Jews attempt to flee o Could not go to U.S. because immigration was restricted because of  the big boom of immigrants. Are excluded from most countries o Including US British Mandate of Palestine among few welcoming havens By 1938, 450,000 or so Jewish settlers had come in o suggested the possibility of where to carry out Balfour Declaration in  Palestine
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