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Defense or Domination: The Categories of Israel’s Occupation

Hammouri, Shahd (2021) Defense or Domination: The Categories of Israel’s Occupation. . Critical Legal Thinking Blog post. (KAR id:92993)


Situated in the context of the Israeli occupation of Palestine. This short piece takes on a semiotic analysis of the categories used to describe the ongoing armed conflict. it demonstrates how such categorizations establish their legitimacy with a fake inference to international law as they travel across the parallel digital war of narratives and representations.

Item Type: Internet publication
Uncontrolled keywords: Middle East, Mena, Palestine, Israel, law and Semiotics, Media, law and Language, Occupation, Laws of War, Critical Legal Theory
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
J Political Science
K Law
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > Kent Law School
Depositing User: Shahd Hammouri
Date Deposited: 01 Feb 2022 11:00 UTC
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2022 10:20 UTC
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Hammouri, Shahd.

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