The Law of the Land: Settlements and Land Issues under Israeli Military Occupation

This book is an essential collection of essays written by lawyer Raja Shehadeh between 1979 and 1992. The essays are arranged under the following titles, all of which relate to Israeli land policies and practices in the Palestinian Territories: "The Land Law of Palestine: An Analysis of the Definition of State Lands"; "The Legal System of the Israeli Settlements in the West Bank"; "The Changing Juridical Status of Palestinian Areas under Occupation"; "Restrictions on the Use of Land by Palestinians"; "The Operation of de facto Annexation"; "The Legislative Stages of the Israeli Military Occupation"; and "Burning the Land Records: Unofficial Illegality."

July 1, 1993