(Rule of) Law and Development in Palestine (2010)

I will try to show how the establishment of the Palestinian Authority as such constituted a breakthrough for the possibility to establish the Rule of Law in Palestine after Oslo; to establish a system substantially different from the Israeli military government of the “areas” that fell under its control in 1967, deemed “occupied territory” by the international community. Continue reading (Rule of) Law and Development in Palestine (2010)

Disintegrating and reconstituting Palestine: the powerful strength of law (2010)

The paper will then engage the impact of the creation of the Palestinian Authority and the establishment, for the first time in modern Palestinian history, of a national law maker, that exercises direct jurisdiction over historical Palestine. Palestine is targeted through law but this time with a completely different objective in mind Continue reading Disintegrating and reconstituting Palestine: the powerful strength of law (2010)