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- University of California Press 2000; US$ 12.95
The Sabra were the first Israelis - the first generation, born in the 1930s and 1940s, to grow up in the Zionist settlement in Palestine. Socialised and educated in the ethos of the Zionist labour movement and the communal ideals of the kibbutz and moshav, they turned the dream of their pioneer forebears into the reality of the new State of Israel. more...
- University of California Press 2001; US$ 15.95
This thought-provoking book, the first of its kind in the English language, reexamines the fifty-year-old nation of Israel in terms of its origins as a haven for a persecuted people and its evolution into a multi- cultural society. Arguing that the mono-cultural regime built during the 1950s is over, Baruch Kimmerling suggests that the Israeli state... more...
- BRILL 2004; US$ 74.00
This work deals with the ethnic formation among the 1990s immigrants from the former Soviet Union in Israel, in light of both domestic changes, and developments in the Israel-Arab conflict. It presents an analysis of identity patterns among these immigrants. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 105.00
This book offers a theoretically-informed analysis of the way in which Israeli national identity has shaped Israel's foreign policy. By linking domestic identity politics to Israeli foreign policy, it reveals how a crisis of Israeli identity inflamed the debate in Israel over the Oslo peace process. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 54.95
Can Israel be both Jewish and truly democratic? How can a nation?state, which incorporates a large national minority with a distinct identity of its own be a state of all its citizens? Written by two eminent Israeli scholars, a professor of constitutional law and a historian, Alexander Yakobson and Amnon Rubinstein are the first to treat Zionism... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2008; US$ 54.99
Symposium: Sephardic Jewry and Mizrahi Jews. "Sephardic and Oriental" Jews in Israel and Western Countries, Sergio Della Pergola (Hebrew University). Jews of Muslim Lands in the Modern Period, Michel Abitbol (Hebrew University). The Brief Career of Prosper Cohen, Yaron Tsur (Tel Aviv University). From Arab Diaspora to Eretz Israel, Doli Benhabib... more...
- Lexington Books 2009; US$ 74.99
America in JeruSALEm develops a model that demonstrates the process of Americanization versus national identity in small countries toward the end of the twentieth century and the beginning of the twenty-first, using advertisements to understand this process. The authors present Israel as a test case because it is trying to maintain a new Israeli culture,... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 115.00
This book analyzes the evolution and cultivation of modern Palestinian collective memory and its role in shaping Palestinian national identity from its inception in the 1920s to the 2006 Palestinian elections. more...
- Garrett County Press 2005; US$ 9.99
Ben Granby, frustrated American food service worker, takes a multifarious, back roads ramble through the combat zone of Israel/Palestin, circa 2002. His motivation? To throw himself headlong into other people's problems. more...
- Campus Verlag 2010; US$ 32.24
Russischsprachige Juden, die nach Deutschland oder Israel ausgewandert sind, leben in vielschichtigen sozialen Realitäten. Dazu gehört auch die Esskultur, die eine besondere Rolle für die Konstruktion von Identität spielen kann, wie Julia Bernstein zeigt. Ihre ethnografische Studie des Alltagslebens, von Lebensmitteln und Lebensmittelverpackungen bringt... more...