Interview with Khālid Ḥusayn Ṭāhā مقابلة مع خالد حسين طه

American University of Beirut Palestinian Oral History Archives
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00:00:00 - Education, agriculture and everyday life

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Partial Transcript: Significant Figures: al-Maṣrī, ʻAbdū (Teacher); al-Sa‘dī, Umm Rafīq (Landowner).

Families: Rāfi‘.

Landmarks - Lakes, River: Nabi‘ al-Hardawīl (Water resource).

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Keywords: Agricultural land lease; Agriculture; Anti-Palestinian economic measures; British colonialism; Children's games; Cost of living; Education; Expulsion from Palestine; Family relations; Family structure; Farmers; Harvesting; Internal migration; Landowners; Means of transportation; Olive trees; Peasant workers; Pre-Nakba life; Public schools; Schools; Shaykhs; Siblings; Socio-economic conditions; Trade; al-Kābrī (Palestine)

00:17:28 - Agriculture and social life

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Partial Transcript: Families: Sirḥān; Balqīs; Qaddūrah; Ṭāhā; ʻᾹṭif.

LWP: al-Imām al-Shāẓlī (Maqām).

Significant Figures: Balqīs, Dīb (Mayor); Sirḥān, Fāris (Village leader).

Landmarks - Lakes, River: Nabiʻ al-Hardawīl (Water resource); Nabiʻ al-ʻAsal (Water resource); Nahr Ja‘tūn (River).

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Keywords: Agricultural economics; Agricultural land lease; Agricultural products; Arbitration; British colonialism; Child labour; Crops; Cultivation; Dietary practices; Education; Harvesting; Intervillage relations; Irrigation; Landowners; Olive Oil; Palestinian-Jewish relations; Peasants; Police; Police stations; Pre-Nakba geographical territories; Self-sufficiency; Social classes; Swimming; Tools; Trade; Water resources; Weaving; Women dressmakers; Work; al-Shādhilīyah (Islamic sect)

00:31:34 - Social life in the village

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Partial Transcript: Landmarks-Places of Worship: al-Mughāzī (Maqām).

Landmarks - Lakes, River: Nabiʻ al-ʻAsal (Water resource).

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Keywords: Bedouins; Benevolence; Building practices; Butchers; Druzes; Dwellings; Hospitality; Interpersonal relations; Interreligious marriage; Marriage proposals; Mosques; Neighboring villages; Religious belief; Trade; Vows; al-Kābrī (Palestine)