Israeli Messianism and its Critics
Series: Routledge Jewish Studies Series
This book examines the role of messianism in Zionist ideology, from the birth of the Zionist movement through to the present. Is shows how messianism is not just a religious or philosophical term but a very tangible political practice and theology which has shaped Israeli identity. The author...
Published March 11th 2013 by Routledge
Myth, Memory and Trauma
A dozen essays document the evolution of national myths in Israel as the heroic figures and events of independence and survival transmute into blind fanaticism, great-power manipulation, and traditional colonialism and genocide. Without passing any judgement on the changes, they delve into the meani...
Published June 1st 1995 by Routledge