Communal Webs: Communication and Culture in Contemporary Israel

Communal Webs: Communication and Culture in Contemporary Israel

by Tamar Katriel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0791406458

ISBN-13: 9780791406458

Pub. Date: 08/28/1991

Publisher: State University of New York Press

Katriel explores Israeli cultural patterns of communication, highlighting their role in the processes of cultural formation, maintenance, and change. Among the issues she addresses are the identitfication of cultural communication patterns in ethnographic research, conceptualizations of the notions of culture and community, and the role of ritualization in…  See more details below

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Katriel explores Israeli cultural patterns of communication, highlighting their role in the processes of cultural formation, maintenance, and change. Among the issues she addresses are the identitfication of cultural communication patterns in ethnographic research, conceptualizations of the notions of culture and community, and the role of ritualization in communication and social process.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791406458
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
08/28/1991
Series:
SUNY series in Anthropology and Judaic Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
226

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

1. Introduction

2. Gibush: The Crystallization Metaphor in Israeli Cultural Semantics

3. Kiturim: Griping as a Verbal Ritual in Israeli Discourse

4. Rhetoric in Flames: Fire Inscriptions in Israeli Youth Movement Ceremonials

5. Picnics in a Military Zone: Rituals of Parenting and the Politics of Consensus

6. "For Our Young Listeners": Rhetorics of Participation on Israeli Radio

7. Brogez: Ritual and Strategy in Israeli Children's Conflicts

8. Behibudim! Ritualized Sharing Among Israeli Children

9. Hahlafot: Rules and Strategies in Israeli Children's Swapping Exchanges

10. Sodot: Secret-Sharing as a Social Form Among Israeli Children

11. By Way of Conclusion

References

Index

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