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Emptied LandsA Legal Geography of Bedouin Rights in the Negev$
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Alexandre Kedar, Ahmad Amara, and Oren Yiftachel

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9781503603585

Published to Stanford Scholarship Online: May 2018

DOI: 10.11126/stanford/9781503603585.001.0001

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Conclusion

Conclusion

Chapter:
(p.257) Conclusion
Source:
Emptied Lands
Author(s):

Alexandre Kedar

Ahmad Amara

Oren Yiftachel

Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:10.11126/stanford/9781503603585.003.0011

This chapter presents an epilogue which revisits the al-‘Uqbi case, and then presents the conclusion, dealing with the possible transformation of the DND into transitional justice. The chapter further demonstrates that Israeli law does have sufficient tools to overwrite or bypass the debilitating DND. A new enlightened and savvy political approach would enable Bedouins to attain property rights to their ancestor’s lands and introduce criteria of distributive justice for future management of land and development needs. Hence, the conclusion argues, the DND should be replaced with a decolonizing approach, based on principles of recognition, equality and transitional justice. The process of reconciliation will bring about a more egalitarian and fair allocation of space and will benefit all living in the Negev—Bedouin, Jews and others—as well as the broader Jewish-Palestinian conflict.

Keywords:   Zoning, Planning, Unrecognized Villages, House Demolitions, Illegal Geography, Judaization, Forced Urbanization, Displacement, Prawer Law, Goldberg Commission

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