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The Jewishness of Israelis

Responses to the Guttman Report (S U N Y Series in Israeli Studies)

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Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish studies,
  • Middle East - Israel,
  • Israelis,
  • Sociology,
  • Religion,
  • Orthodox Judaism,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Judaism - History,
  • Israel,
  • Judaism,
  • Public opinion

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCharles S. Liebman (Editor), Elihu Katz (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7801845M
    ISBN 100791433064
    ISBN 109780791433065

      Despite owning and directing most major DNA testing companies, Jews themselves are ambivalent about these tests as the results could be used by “antisemites” to identify Jews, round them up, and put them in gas chambers. Jewish legitimacy in Israel is often based on a claim of Jewish indigeneity; that is, Jews are indigenous to Palestine, and therefore have the right to a nation state there. Arab citizens of Israel, or Arab Israelis, are Israeli citizens who are Arab citizens of Israel self-identify as Palestinian and commonly self-designate themselves as Palestinian citizens of Israel or Israeli Palestinians. According to a survey by University of Haifa professor Sammy Smooha, 16% of the Arab population prefers the term "Israeli Arab", while the largest and fastest.

    Many poems in this book, written from to , depend on an explicit Jewishness that Celan had earlier displayed only rarely. “Psalm,” also from Die Niemandsrose, parodies Hebraic forms so as to summon and deny God in the same breath: No one kneads us again out of earth and clay, no one conjures our dust. No One. Blessed art thou, No One. The book, published in Hebrew in and English in , is based on a survey of beliefs and practices among 3, Israeli Jews. The survey was commissioned by the Jewish People Policy Institute, where Rosner is a senior fellow; Fuchs was the project’s statistician.

    Shavuot is the holiday of Israeli Jewishness. It is a holiday that Israelis keep reinventing, time and again, so as not to let it deteriorate into oblivion. (Goliath – Life and loathing in Greater Israel. Max Blumenthal, Nation Books, ) This is a powerfully written book, a mixture of current events, historical data, and personal anecdotal comments and stories. Throughout there are pervasive themes that clearly outline the nature of the Israeli state as it exists today.


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This book summarizes the Guttman Report and describes how the media and Israeli intellectuals responded to it and imposed their own interpretations.

It then analyzes the report in greater detail and puts in global perspective Israeli Jews’ ritual behavior, religious beliefs, and attitudes toward religion in Author: Elihu Katz, Charles S.

Liebman. I would say that even Israelis who disdain religion, practice Judaism merely by living in Israel. The non-religious Jews are immersed, as are all of us, in the Jewish ambiance of Israel.

Jewishness of Israelis, The Katz, Elihu, Liebman, Charles S. Published by State University of New York Press Katz, Elihu and Charles S.

: Elihu Katz, Charles S. Liebman. The many perspectives lend this book a sense of objectiveness."-- Aaron P. Willis, Princeton University Charles S.

Liebman is Professor of Political Science and Director of the Argov Center for the Study of Israel and the Jewish People at Bar-Ilan University.

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Get this from a library. The Jewishness of Israelis: responses to the Guttman report. [Charles S Liebman; Elihu Katz;] -- In Decemberthe Louis Guttman Israel Institute of Applied Social Research released the results of a study of the religious beliefs and behavior of Israeli Jews.

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