Chapter 16. The Palestinian Experience

  1. Juan José López-Ibor2,
  2. George Christodoulou3,
  3. Mario Maj4,
  4. Norman Sartorius5 and
  5. Ahmed Okasha6
  1. Eyad El Sarraj and
  2. Samir Qouta

Published Online: 29 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/047002125X.ch16

Disasters and Mental Health

Disasters and Mental Health

How to Cite

Sarraj, E. E. and Qouta, S. (2004) The Palestinian Experience, in Disasters and Mental Health (eds J. J. López-Ibor, G. Christodoulou, M. Maj, N. Sartorius and A. Okasha), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/047002125X.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

  2. 3

    Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Eginition Hospital, 72-74 Vas. Sofias Avenue, 11528 Athens, Greece

  3. 4

    University of Naples, Italy

  4. 5

    University of Geneva, Switzerland

  5. 6

    Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

Author Information

  1. Gaza Community Mental Health Programme, PO Box 1049, Gaza Strip, Palestine

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470021231

Online ISBN: 9780470021255

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Keywords:

  • Palestinian experience;
  • mental health in Palestine;
  • ongoing trauma in Gaza;
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT);
  • suicide bombing;
  • Palestinian militant groups;
  • tribal mentality;
  • Gaza Community Mental Health Programme

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Ongoing Trauma in Gaza: Research Findings

  • Conclusions

  • References