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By Yuval Ben-Bassat, Eyal Ginio

The decisive effects of the younger Turk Revolution of 1908 had ramifications over the complete Ottoman Empire -- and the Ottoman territory of Palestine was once no exception. past due Ottoman Palestine examines the effect of younger Turk rules and reforms on neighborhood societies and management, utilizing Palestine as a prism wherein to discover the influence of the Revolution within the provincial enviornment faraway from the executive and political middle of the capital. It therefore sheds mild upon the decade of Ottoman rule in Palestine, crucially facing the roots of Jewish-Arab clash within the quarter and the early crystallization of Arab, Palestinian, and Zionist identities, besides that of an Ottoman imperial id. it is going to be a necessary source for college kids and researchers drawn to the trendy heritage of the center East, the Ottoman Empire and Palestine.

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Indd 45 5/25/2011 2:45:32 PM 46 Late Ottoman Palestine In response to Filastin’s coverage of the tours of the delegation of Ja‛far Pasha, al-Karmil covered the tumultuous reception of the Entente representatives during their tour of Haifa, Nablus and Acre,35 deliberately depicting the atmosphere to appear that CUP members were deserting to the Entente party. Filastin, in turn, devoted a great deal of space to disproving such claims,36 highlighting the activities of well known Palestinian intellectuals who supported the CUP, such as Khalil al-Sakakini, the head of al-Madrasa al-Dusturiyya of Jerusalem.

Filastin noted that: Our citizens (muwatinuna) do not stop to discuss the issues related to deputyship candidates in assemblies and newspapers, but rather who elects the deputy. Speakers expend a good deal of effort building up a consistent public opinion around their candidates, as though public opinion had any way of affecting the result of the elections or could decide who would be elected. indd 40 5/25/2011 2:45:32 PM Elections in Late Ottoman Palestine 41 that their speeches, announcements, manifests and press articles simply blow away with the wind.

144–8. See also Lewis, Bernard, ‛The idea of freedom in modern Islamic political thought’, in Lewis, Bernard, Islam in History: Ideas, Men and Events in the Middle East (London, 1973), pp. 273–5. I refer to 1908 as the Ottoman, rather than Young Turk, Revolution. In doing so I am underscoring the fact that the revolution was not the limited product of a small political-military elite, the so-called Young Turks, but rather was a much broader process of reshaping Ottoman political culture, the result of grass-roots mobilization, contested discourses, and vernacular political practices that took place empire-wide.

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