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geog April 13 - April 13, 2007 Geography 1003 Zionism:...

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April 13, 2007 Geography 1003 Zionism: Creation of a jewish homeland Balfour Declaration 1948: State of Israel Holy sites West bank, Gaza, Golan Heights Intifada - literally means uprising, this term specifically describes a certain time between Israel and Palestinians, from 2000 to present refers to second Intifada, the first occurred in the 1980’s, Hezbollah – Israel invaded southern Lebanon, military and political organization in southern Lebanon, Hezbollah is not the official military of Lebanon, US considers Hezbollah to be a terrorist organization, this is a contested label, there are connection between political branch as well as terrorist actions Lawrence of Arabia: British Soldier, British used him to mobilize Arabs Middle East and North Africa: urban and Economic Geography; Geographic Issues Urban Geography Medina – urban wall Kasbah elevated wall put up for defense residing on wall Ville Nouvelle – new city that was built adjacent to the old part
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2008 for the course GEOG 1003 taught by Professor Patzewitsch during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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geog April 13 - April 13, 2007 Geography 1003 Zionism:...

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