The Israeli State and Society: Boundaries and Frontiers

The Israeli State and Society: Boundaries and Frontiers

by Baruch Kimmerling
     
 

ISBN-10: 0887068499

ISBN-13: 9780887068492

Pub. Date: 02/01/1989

Publisher: State University of New York Press

This book provides a unique mosaic of the most recent processes and phenomena which explains Israel factually as well as theoretically. It offers a new conceptual framework for analysing the relationships between state and society, contrasting social boundaries with social frontiers. It also discusses the problems that arise when Zionist ideology confronts reality in

Overview

This book provides a unique mosaic of the most recent processes and phenomena which explains Israel factually as well as theoretically. It offers a new conceptual framework for analysing the relationships between state and society, contrasting social boundaries with social frontiers. It also discusses the problems that arise when Zionist ideology confronts reality in contemporary Israel.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780887068492
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
02/01/1989
Series:
SUNY series in Israeli Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
311
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)
Lexile:
1630L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter 1 The Crystallization of the State and the Struggles Over Rulemaking: Israel in Comparative Perspective

Joel S. Migdal

Chapter 2 Before the State: Communal Politics in Palestine Under the Mandate

Dan Horowitz

Chapter 3 Citizenship, Nationality and Religion in Israel and Thailand

Erik Cohen

Chapter 4 Jewish Organized Labor and the Palestinians: A Study of State/Society Relations in Israel

Michael Shalev

Chapter 5 Children's Perceptions of Minority Rights: Israel in a Cross-National Perspective

Charles W. Greenbaum, Leon Mann and Shoshana Harpaz

Chapter 6 The Social Meaning of Alternative Systems: Some Exploratory Notes

Nachman Ben-Yehuda

Chapter 7 The State of Israel as a Theological Dilemma

Menachem Friedman

Chapter 8 The Structure and Dilemmas of Israeli Pluralism

Judith T. Shuval

Chapter 9 Between "Alexandria-On-The-Hudson" and Zion

Baruch Kimmerling

Chapter 10 Boundaries and Frontiers of the Israeli Control System: Analytical Conclusions

Baruch Kimmerling

Contributors

Index

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