We Said It All Along. Reply to Baruch Kimmerling's Review of "The Global Political Economy of Israel"

We Said It All Along. Reply to Baruch Kimmerling's Review of "The Global Political Economy of Israel"
Bichler, Shimshon and Nitzan, Jonathan. (2004). Journal of Palestine Studies. Vol. 34. No. 1. 2004. pp. 208-211. (Review).

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There is a famous quote – attributed in various versions to Arthur C. Clarke, William James, Arthur Schopenhauer, Leo Szilard and Sidney Webb, among others – that goes like this: "Every new truth passes through three stages. In the beginning the experts ridicule it as 'nonsense.' Then they dismiss it as 'trivial.' And in the end we learn that they 'said it all along.'" In his recent review of our book The Global Political Economy of Israel, Baruch Kimmerling seems unsure as to whether our work is nonsense or something he has been saying all along.

Publication Type: Review
Commentary on: Revisionist Economics. Review of Bichler and Nitzan's "The Global Political Economy of Israel"
Kimmerling, Baruch. (2004). Journal of Palestine Studies. Vol. 33. No. 2. 2004. pp. 119-122. (Review).
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Depositing User: Jonathan Nitzan
Date Deposited: 14 Jun 2007
Last Modified: 07 Jan 2015 19:54
URI: http://bnarchives.yorku.ca/id/eprint/116

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