Addressing background themes of racism, imperialism, colonialism in various settings, by foundational thinkers who have had a special interest in Palestine:
Angela Y. Davis, Freedom is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement, 2016
Frantz Fanon, The Wretched of the Earth, 1961
Edward W. Said, Orientalism, 1978
Addressing Palestine specifically:
Musa Budeiri, The Palestine Communist Party 1919-1948: Arab and Jew in the Struggle for Internationalism, 2010.
Joseph Massad, The Persistence of the Palestinian Question: Essays on Zionism and the Palestinians, 2006.
Edward Said, The Politics of Dispossession: The Struggle for Palestinian Self-Determination. 1994.
———- The Question of Palestine, 1979.
Shira Robinson, Citizen Strangers: Palestinians and the Birth of Israel’s Liberal Settler State,2013.
Addressing the history and conditions of Palestine under Israeli occupation:
Izzeldin Abuelaish, I Shall Not Hate: A Gaza Doctor’s Journey on the Road to Peace and Human Dignity, 2010.
Atef Abu Saif, The Drone Eats with Me: A Gaza Diary, 2014.
Salman H. Abu Sitta, The Palestinian Nakba 1948: Register of Depopulated Localities in Palestine, 2000
———- Atlas of Palestine 1917-1966, 2010
Refaat Alareer, Gaza Unsilenced, 2015
Ariella Azoulay and Adi Ophir, One State Condition: Occupation and Democracy in Israel/Palestine, 2012.
Anna Baltzer, Witness in Palestine: A Jewish American Woman in the Occupied Territories,2007.
Max Blumenthal Goliath: Life and Loathing in Greater Israel, 2013
Breaking the Silence (author), Our Harsh Logic: Israeli Soldiers’ Testimonies from the Occupied Territories, 2000-2010, 2012.
Noam Chomsky and Ilan Pappe, On Palestine, 2015.
Jonathan Cook, Disappearing Palestine: Israel’s Experiments in Human Despair, 2013.
Ben Erenreich, The Way to the Spring: Life and Death in Palestine, 2016.
Neve Gordon, Israel’s Occupation, 2008.
Jeff Halper, An Israeli in Palestine: Resisting Dispossession, Redeeming Israel. 2008
——–War Against the People: Israel, the Palestinians and Global Pacification, 2015.
Gideon Levy, The Punishment of Gaza, 2010.
Saree Makdisi, Palestine Inside Out: An Everyday Occupation, 2008.
Nur Masalha, The Politics of Denial: Israel and the Palestinian Refugee Problem, 2003
Ilan Pappe, The Idea of Israel: A History of Power and Knowledge, 2014
——The Bureaucracy of Evil: The History of the Israeli Occupation, 2012
——-“The boycott will work: An Israeli perspective” in Audrea Lim (ed.) The Case for Sanctions Against Israel. 2012
——–The Forgotten Palestinians: A History of the Palestinians in Israel, 2011
——–Out of the Frame: The Struggle for Academic Freedom in Israel, 2010
——–The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, 2006
——–The Israel-Palestine Question, 2006
——–A History of Modern Palestine: One Land, Two Peoples, 2004
———The Making of the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1947–1951, 1994
Ilan Pappe and Noam Chomsky, Gaza in Crisis: Reflections on Israel’s War
Alice Rothchild, Condition Critical: Life and Death in Israel/Palestine. 2016.
Eyal Weizman, Hollow Land: Israel’s Architecture of Occupation, 2007
Ben White, Israeli Apartheid: A Beginner’s Guide, 2009
Addressing the role of the USA in the oppression of the Palestinian community:
Jimmy Carter, Peace not Apartheid, 2006.
Noam Chomsky and Ilan Pappe, Gaza in Crisis: Reflections on the US-Israeli War Against Palestinians,” 2013.
Rashid Khalidi, Brokers of Deceit: How the US has undermined peace in the Middle East,2013.
Mark Levine and Matias Mossberg, One Land, Two States: Israel and Palestine as Parallel States, 2014.
Josh Ruebner, Shattered Hopes: Obama’s Failure to Broker Israeli-Palestinian Peace, 2013
Sara Roy, Failing Peace: Gaza and the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict, 2007.
Edward Said, Peace and Its Discontents: essays on Palestine in the Middle East Peace Process,1996.
Addressing the manipulation of public opinion regarding the Holocaust and countering claims of Anti-Semitism:
Norman Finkelstein, The Holocaust Industry, 2000
——— Beyond Chutzpah: On the Misuse of Anti-Semitism and the Abuse of History (second edition), 2008
Addressing Zionism from the perspective of Jewish identity:
Meron Benvenisti, Son of the Cypresses: Memories, Reflections and Regrets from a Political Life, 2007.
Stanley Cohen, States of Denial: Knowing about Atrocities and Suffering, 2001.
Ran Greenstein, Zionism and its Discontents: A Century of Radical Dissent, 2014.
Joel Kovel, Overcoming Zionism: Creating a Single Democratic State in Israel/Palestine, 2007.
Miko Peled, The General’s Son: Journey of an Israeli in Palestine. 2012.
Jacqueline Rose, The Last Resistance, 2007.
Lilian Rosengarten, Survival and Conscience: From the Shadows of Nazi Germany to the Jewish Boat to Gaza, 2015.
Addressing Islamophobia in a PDF which is available through the live link, below, complete with its own comprehensive list of resources: