The Repercussions of the Demographic and Social Reality on the Political Trends of the Palestinian Refugee: AField Study in Refugee Camps in the West Bank and Gaza Strip

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Hasan Barmil


This is a descriptive study on the demographic reality of the Palestinian refugee. The study sheds
some light on the perception of Palestinians residing in camps in the West Bank and Gaza Strip
towards their country which was occupied by the Zionist gangs in 1948. In order to investigate
the study's hypotheses, the researcher designed a questionnaire that was distributed to a stratified
sample population in the camps of the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Palestinian refugees showed
awareness of their cause, which had a place in their memory, and this was evident in their
political trends which revolved around the Right of Return. Palestinian refugees constantly
reflected on the villages and cities from which they were forcibly displaced in 1948 due to the
terrorist operations of the Zionist gangs that practiced oppression and murder against these

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