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The multicultural challenge in Israel

Author: Abraham Sagi; Ohad Nachtomy
Publisher: Boston : Academic Studies Press, 2009.
Series: Israel (Boston, Mass.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Delving into Israel's multifaceted society, editors Avi Sagi and Ohad Nachtomy, along with their distinguished contributors, explore the many ethnic and religious communities that comprise modern Israel and the ways in which they interact and often misunderstand each other. Detailing both the tensions between Israelis and Arab minorities as well as issues involving recent immigrants and the different religious  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Abraham Sagi; Ohad Nachtomy
ISBN: 9781934843499 1934843490
OCLC Number: 318571423
Description: vii, 343 pages : map ; 25 cm.
Contents: Constitutional incrementalism and material entrenchment / Hanna Lerner --
Who is afraid of languge rights in Israel? Meital Pinto --
The voice of the people : language and state in Israel / Tamar Hostovsky Brandes --
The hand in hand bilingual educational model : vision and challenges / Muhammad Amara --
Cultural and normative duality in Israeli society / Yedidia Z. Stern --
Society and law in Israel : between a rights discourse and an identity discourse / Avi Sagi --
Transcending the 'secularization vs. traditionalization' discourse : Jewish-Israeli traditionists, the post-secular, and the possiblities of multiculturalism / Yaacov Yadgar --
Service in the IDF and the boundaries of Israel's Jewish collective / Asher Cohen and Bernard Susser --
Ideas vs. reality : multiculturalism and religious-zionism / Dov Schwartz --
The suffering of the other : teaching the Holocaust to Arabs and Jews / Avihu Ronen --
The Jewish holidays as a platform for a multicultural discourse of identity / Rina Hevlin --
The multiple-ethnic Synagogue in Israel / Nissim Leon --
"We pay our taxes and serve in the army" : ethnography and the challenge of multiculturalism / Meirav Aharon --
Multiculturalism in Israel : a linguistic perspective / Michal Tannenbaum.
Series Title: Israel (Boston, Mass.)
Responsibility: edited by Avi Sagi and Ohad Nachtomy.

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