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In Search of Identity

Jewish Aspects in Israeli Culture

Edited by Dan Urian, Efraim Karsh

Routledge – 1998 – 296 pages

Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

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    December 1st 1998
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Description

Culture has played a focal role in the shaping of Jewish-Israeli national identity. Since the 1950s, Israeli culture has been disintegrating into simultaneous sub-cultures. The contributors discuss the nature and characteristics of this cultural tension and the nature of Jewishness.

Reviews

'engaging and dynamic book…This comprehensive collection of articles will be of perticular interest to students and scholars of Jewish-Israeli culture and to any reader with an interest in the subject.' - Religious Studies Review

Name: In Search of Identity: Jewish Aspects in Israeli Culture (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Dan Urian, Efraim Karsh. Culture has played a focal role in the shaping of Jewish-Israeli national identity. Since the 1950s, Israeli culture has been disintegrating into simultaneous sub-cultures. The contributors discuss the nature and characteristics of this cultural tension...
Categories: Middle East Studies, Middle East Politics