The Zionist Bible: Biblical Precedent, Colonialism and the Erasure of Memory

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Throughout the history of European imperialism the grand narratives of the Bible have been used to justify settler-colonialism. The Zionist Bible: Biblical Precedent, Colonialism and the Erasure of Memory explores the ways in which modern political Zionism and Israeli militarism have used the Bible - notably the Book of Joshua and its description of the entry of the Israelites into the Promised Land - as an agent of oppression and in support of ongoing settler-colonialism in Palestine. The rise of messianic Zionism in ...

The Zionist Bible: Biblical Precedent, Colonialism and the Erasure of Memory 2013, Acumen Publishing Ltd, Durham

ISBN-13: 9781844656578

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