Fidā'ī is an Arabic neologism developed in the context of the Arab-Israeli conflict during the 20th century. The term makes the guerilla Palestinian fighter the one who pays with his life the ransom (Fidā) of the national liberation of his fellow citizens. It was largely used during the 1960 an...

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Main Author: Legrain, Jean-François
Format: Book Chapter
Language: English
Place of publication: Koninklijke Brill NV 2020
published in: Encyclopaedia of Islam Three pp. 18 - 19
ORCID: 0000-0001-5517-5092
Data of publication: 2020
ISBN: 9004413480
Discipline: History & Archaeology
Political Science
Series: Encyclopaedia of Islam Three
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: HAL-SHS: Archive ouverte en Sciences de l'Homme et de la Société
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