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- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 45.00
This is a dispassionate examination of the viability of a two-state solution in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, based on the politics of Israel, Palestine and the United States. It includes instructive case studies from South Africa in Namibia and the Irish claim to Northern Ireland. The results of Israeli elections from 2001 to 2013 are analyzed... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 139.93
European-Jewish Studies reflect the interdisciplinary network and competence of the ? Centre for Jewish Studies in Berlin-Brandenburg ? which was founded in 2011. The Centre gathers together the most important institutions working on Jewish studies in the region ? including the relevant universities and establishments in Berlin and Potsdam.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95
For many years before and after the establishment of the state of Israel, the belief that Israel is a western state remained unchallenged. This belief was founded on the predominantly western composition of the pre-statehood Jewish community known as the Yishuv. The relatively homogenous membership of Israeli/Jewish society as it then existed was... more...
- Stanford University Press 2013; US$ 24.95 US$ 22.50
Following the 1948 war and the creation of the state of Israel, Palestinian Arabs comprised just fifteen percent of the population but held a much larger portion of its territory. Offered immediate suffrage rights and, in time, citizenship status, they nonetheless found their movement, employment, and civil rights restricted by a draconian military... more...
- Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 30.99
Provides fascinating insights into how Mossad leaders such as Yaacov Nimrodi, Meit Amit and Reuven Shiloah conducted secret diplomatic missions to Turkey, Syria, Jordan, Iran and elsewhere from before the founding of Israel to the present more...
- Indiana University Press 2013; US$ 23.99
Recent developments in Palestinian political, economic, and social life have resulted in greater insecurity and diminishing confidence in Israel?s willingness to abide by political agreements or the Palestinian leadership?s ability to forge consensus. This volume examines the legacies of the past century, conditions of life in the present, and the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95
Sixty years after the birth of Israel, this fascinating and original book of essays brings together a number of the leading experts on Zionism and Israel to examine the domestic and international context of Israel's transition from community to state in 1948. With contributions on a wide range of historically important topics that are no less relevant... more...
- Jason Aronson, Inc. 1993; US$ 49.99
Beginning with the creation of the universe in the Jewish year (3760 B.C.E.) and ending with the Israeli withdrawal from Lebanon in 5745 (1985). This volume employs chronologies and time lines to convey Jewish history's people and events. Kantor writes from the perspective of a traditional Jew, covering events such as the Flood, giving of the Torah,... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 105.00
This book examines the polarization of positions surrounding the transnational boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movement aimed at ending the Israeli occupation. The author compares four US-based case studies in which activists for and against BDS struggle over issues of identity, morality, legitimacy, and conceptions of "peace." more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 95.00
John Randolph LeBlanc examines the political oeuvre of critic and activist Edward Said and finds that Said preferred "reconciliation" to segregation in Palestine/Israel. LeBlanc argues that Said's criticism speaks to the importance of negotiating the troubling, proximate, and unsettling presence of our most perplexing others. more...