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Israel, the Nation State of the Jewish People?

Israel, the Nation State of the Jewish People?

MRB July 5, 2017 0

Simon Rabinovitch and Ruth Calderon discuss identity, equality, and the Jewish nation-state bill Between December 2014 and October 2015 Marginalia ran the “Defining Israel” forum featuring documents and essays on Israel’s parliamentary struggle over

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Reflections on the Nation-State Debate

Reflections on the Nation-State Debate

Ruth Gavison October 8, 2015 0

Ruth Gavison reflects on the Defining Israel forum and the insights of Israel’s Declaration of Independence [The home page for Defining Israel: A Forum on Recent Attempts to Determine Israel’s Character can be found here.] There

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On the Essence of the State of Israel

On the Essence of the State of Israel

Ze'ev B. Begin October 8, 2015 0

Ze’ev B. Begin on why the time has come to enshrine the essence of the state of Israel in a basic law [The home page for Defining Israel: A Forum on Recent Attempts to Determine

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Late Ancient Judaism: Beyond Border Lines – By Mira Balberg

Late Ancient Judaism: Beyond Border Lines – By Mira Balberg

Mira Balberg September 17, 2015 0

Mira Balberg in the Late Antiquity and the New Humanities Forum ※ Visit the Forum home to see all of the essays. ※ At the turn of the fourth century CE there lived in Caesarea, a

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First Impressions #44: Ranen Omer-Sherman

First Impressions #44: Ranen Omer-Sherman

David M. Krueger August 11, 2015 0

Dave Krueger talks with Ranen Omer-Sherman about his new book Imagining the Kibbutz: Visions of Utopia in Literature and Film. Omer-Sherman is the Jewish Heritage Fund for Excellence Chair of Judaic Studies at the

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Directions in the Study of Religion: Nathan Abrams

Directions in the Study of Religion: Nathan Abrams

Kristian Petersen August 11, 2015 0

Kristian Petersen talks with Nathan Abrams, Professor at Bangor University and member of the Advisory Board of MRB, about Jews, Jewishness, and Judaism in Film

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Enshrining Exclusion: The Nation-State Law and the Arab-Palestinian Minority in Israel – By Yousef T. Jabareen

Enshrining Exclusion: The Nation-State Law and the Arab-Palestinian Minority in Israel – By Yousef T. Jabareen

Dr. Yousef T. Jabareen May 12, 2015 1

Yousef T. Jabareen in Defining Israel: A Forum on Recent Attempts to Determine Israel’s Character [This essay is part of Defining Israel: A Forum on Recent Attempts to Determine Israel’s Character. The forum’s home page can

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Too Jewish? – By Moshe Koppel

Too Jewish? – By Moshe Koppel

Moshe Koppel April 1, 2015 1

Moshe Koppel in Defining Israel: A Forum on Recent Attempts to Determine Israel’s Character [This essay is part of Defining Israel: A Forum on Recent Attempts to Determine Israel’s Character. The forum’s home page can be found here.]

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Peddler on the Hoof – By Shari Rabin

Peddler on the Hoof – By Shari Rabin

Shari Rabin March 31, 2015 0

Shari Rabin on Hasia Diner’s Roads Taken A colleague and I once came up with a party game for the field of American Jewish history. Having read Riv Ellen Prell’s Fighting to Become American — which documents how Jewish

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What Is A Nation State For? – By Yehudah Mirsky

What Is A Nation State For? – By Yehudah Mirsky

Yehudah Mirsky March 11, 2015 0

Yehudah Mirsky in Defining Israel: A Forum on Recent Attempts to Determine Israel’s Character [This essay is part of Defining Israel: A Forum on Recent Attempts to Determine Israel’s Character. The forum’s home page can be found here.]

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